• Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
    How one man’s unconscious impulses are wrecking a superpower
    Donald Trump hates the United States. He absolutely detests the country and everything for which it stands.
    your say
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
    Bangkok air hits ‘code red’ while authorities resist strong measures
    THE CAPITAL’S air pollution situation became more severe yesterday, as the quantity of dangerous PM2.5 particles rose to code-red status of above 90 micrograms per cubic metre of air at many locations. If the level remains that high for three consecutive days, drastic measures may be implemented, perhaps including a ban on the use of cars by 2 million civil servants.
    national
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
    KRUNG THAI BANK POSTS  27% RISE IN NET PROFIT 
    Krung Thai Bank Plc has announced a net profit of Bt28.49 billion last year, an increase of 27 per cent from 2017, according to a bank statement yesterday.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:17
    Bangkok air hits ‘code red’ while authorities resist strong measures
    THE CAPITAL’S air pollution situation became more severe yesterday, as the quantity of the dangerous PM2.5 particles rose to code-red status of above 90 micrograms per cubic metre of air at many locations on the first day that the government agencies started counting
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Group hopes Cabinet decision on medical price controls
    REPRESENTATIVES of the people’s sector are on edge as they wait for a Cabinet decision today on controlling the price of medical supplies and services.
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Strong-handed approach not working in the South
    IN AN attempt to calm fears about the security situation in the deep South, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha issued a statement yesterday urging the public not to lose faith in his government’s efforts to bring an end to the conflict in this historically contested region.
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Most Thai banks saw bump in 2018 net profits, drop in non-performing loans
    NINE commercial banks and two state banks have reported a combined net profit of Bt218.29 billion last year, representing a rise of 5.3 per cent from the previous year.
    Economy
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    China’s dangerous hostage diplomacy
    Palpable is the mounting pressure that China now exerts. Call it “hostage diplomacy” or the decidedly colloquial “China’s tit for Canada’s tat”, the death sentence awarded last Monday to Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg on drug charges after Ottawa’s detention of a Chinese executive, Meng Wanzhou, is a direly worrisome trans-Atlantic joust.
    opinion
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Stuck in a moo-moment? 
    One of the limitations of any ideology that whips up fervour based on an emotional response is how it translates into policy decisions. 
    opinion
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Internet service for all Thai villages by end of this year, says minister
    DEVELOPING digital infrastructure is the most crucial step in advancing “Industry 4.0” in the Asean region, say representatives from both the public and private sectors.
    Economy
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    Korea to produce 6.2m hydrogen cars by 2040
    SOUTH KOREA will produce 6.2 million units of fuel cell electric vehicles and build 1,200 refilling stations across the country by 2040, in a major industrial push aimed at securing energy independence and assuming a leadership role in hydrogen technology.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:46
    Pineapple plantation owner killed by wild elephants in Chachoengsao
    The elderly owner of a pineapple plantation in Chachoengsao was killed by two wild elephants early Monday, local villagers said.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
    Malaysian king abdicated amid brewing disquiet
    Many have been concerned about the damage to Malaysia’s royal institution.  While there has been public debate over Sultan Muhammad V’s conduct as head of state since Pakatan Harapan won the landmark May 9 elections, the idea of the Kelantan ruler ending his reign prematurely was unthinkable, as no previous king had ever abdicated.
    opinion
  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:32
    UPDATE: Five police officers transferred after raid on pub
    Five senior officers at Bangkok’s Wat Phraya Krai Police Station were transferred to inactive posts with immediate effect pending a probe result over alleged negligence after a Sunday morning raid of a pub in their jurisdiction found wrongdoings.
    national
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
    Top-3 Japanese real-estate firm Pressance makes its presence known in Thailand
    JAPAN-BASED Pressance Corporation Co Ltd, a top-three developer of condominium projects in Osaka and other Japanese cities, has expanded its business to Thailand, where it holds a 25-per cent stake in a joint venture firm with Shinwa Real Estate (Thailand) Co Ltd and Prebuilt Plc.
    Real Estate
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