Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:05:00
Seventy of Thailand’s best films celebrate the life of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej
The Culture Ministry honours the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej by selecting 70 of the 4,500 Thai movies made during his reign for an exhibition being held at Scala Theatre in Bangkok.
movie & TV
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:45:06
Sounds like Jake Bugg
English singer-songwriter Jake Bugg will be flying in from Kuala Lumpur early next week to perform a one-off show at Scala Theatre, Siam Square, on May 1, as a part of his “Solo Acoustic World Tour”.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 06:56:49
Korean Air chief apologizes, fires daughters over 'water rage'
The head of the nation’s flag carrier Korean Air on Sunday apologized for causing public concerns over the escalating “water rage” scandal involving his youngest daughter, and vowed to dismiss his two children from their executive posts, effective immediately.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Bullish brokers pencil in 1,900 points for SET
CONFIDENCE is building among brokerages for the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index to reach 1,900 points later this year, even as a possible escalation in the Syrian war and trade conflicts loom as negatives in the short term.
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 12:14:52
UN chief urges restraint after strikes on Syria
United Nations, United States - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday called for restraint and for countries to avoid any acts that could escalate the situation in Syria after the United States, France and Britain carried out strikes.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:15:41
Trump eyes $100 billion of additional tariffs on China: White House
US President Donald Trump dramatically escalated a bubbling trade war with China on Thursday, vowing an additional $100 billion in tit-for-tat tariffs.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:36:29
Trade war inches closer as US-China tensions mount
The escalating confrontation between Washington and Beijing inched closer to all-out trade war on Wednesday after China threatened retaliation against key US exports.
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 10:21:42
Russia expels diplomats from 23 countries as spy crisis escalates
Russia has expelled diplomats from 23 countries in retaliation against the West in an escalating spy row, in the biggest wave of tit-for-tat expulsions in recent memory.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 15:29:02
Tough talk on global trade escalates as Trump claims results
The US and China's top economic officials agreed by phone Saturday to "continue to communicate" on trade issues, Chinese state media said, as President Donald Trump pledged his escalating trade showdown would get results despite pushback from Europe and Beijing.
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:07:18
Joint UN statement condemns Cambodia's political ‘repression’
More than 40 countries condemned what they characterised as Cambodia's escalating repression of the political opposition, civil society and media in a joint statement presented on Wednesday during a session at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:33:18
All BTS escalators to be checked after complaint of loose step
Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTSC) on Tuesday ordered that escalators at all BTS Skytrain stations be inspected after a step on one escalator at Phaya Thai station slipped off, leaving a hazardous gap.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:09:40
BBC urges UN to help protect rights of its Iranian staff
The BBC said it is appealing to the United Nations in Geneva to protect the human rights of its journalists and their families as Iranian authorities escalate "years of persecution and harassment".
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:40:00
On flies on Jake Bugg
English singer-songwriter Jake Bugg will make his Thailand debut on May 1 with one exclusive concert at Scala, Siam Square.
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 10:40:00
Special screenings at Scala
UIP Thailand and Apex cinemas are to hold a special film screening at the soon-to-close Scala Theatre from January 23 to 26 of films nominated for awards.
movie & TV
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 06:12:09
Mourinho feels 'contempt' for Conte
Manchester - Jose Mourinho on Friday said he felt "contempt" for Chelsea manager Antonio Conte as their toxic public row continues to escalate.