• Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
    EC must clear public doubts, announce results immediately, insist observer groups
    MANY international and local observers have taken the Election Commission (EC) to task for failing to hold a fair and transparent ballot, and are calling on the commission to tackle the problems immediately before they start adversely affecting the legitimacy of Thailand’s first general election in nearly a decade.
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Under-fire EC takes blame for delayed ballot delivery
    Commission backtracks after saying delayed advance votes would be voided
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Senior citizens go for the ‘tried and trusted’
    ELDERLY VOTERS were yesterday showing their usual tendency to “play it safe” and vote for the same parties they’ve always supported rather than taking a “gamble” on newcomers.
  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 18:34
    First-time voters look beyond the status quo
    Phon, a 22-year-old professional, says first-time voters are more willing to take risks for a better life in the long-run.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 06:58
    Taking photos of marked ballots against law, EC warns voters
    The Election Commission (EC) has warned voters against taking photos of their marked ballots for display on social networks.
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  • Sun, 24 Mar 2019 01:00
    Syria force takes IS bastion, 'caliphate' wiped out
    Kurdish-led forces pronounced the death of the Islamic State group's nearly five-year-old "caliphate" Saturday after flushing out diehard jihadists from their very last bastion in eastern Syria.
  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:00
    Prudence advised for entering 5G world in healthcare
    China will take a prudent scientific approach as it rolls out 5G networks in the healthcare sector, the National Health Commission said on Thursday.
  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
    Splendid in Si Sa Ket
    With its Kmer ruins, breathtaking scenery and welcoming residents, this lower Isaan province is perfect for a weekend break
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  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:56
    Thai company PTTEP in takeover of major Malaysian oil business
    Bangkok-based PTT Exploration and Production Plc (PTTEP) has acquired a 100 per cent stake in the Murphy Oil Corporation’s (Murphy) business in Malaysia
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  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    Nation newspaper right to take stand against Nation TV’s bias 
    Re: “Thanathorn, netizens slam Nation TV”, Front page, yesterday.
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  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
    Esso (Thailand) has proposed to the government a Bt300-billion project to develop oil refineries and a cracker plant for pertochemical products at the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), said deputy prime minister Somkid Jatusripitak after a meeting yesterday with Jeramy Robert Osterstock, the company's chairman and managing director. 
  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:11
    Tokyo overtakes Bangkok as the top Songkran destination
    Traditionally a time when Thais return to their hometowns to pay respect to their elders by pouring scented water onto their palms and visit a temple to make merit, newly released booking data from Agoda (http://www.agoda.com/?site_id=1811392) suggests that they are bucking tradition to spend Songkran abroad.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:59
    Thai power firm signs supply deal
    Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding PCL today announced that PT Medco Ratch Power Riau (MRPR), its joint company with a 49 per cent stake, successfully entered into a 20-year-term loan of US$222-million (Bt7.1 billion) syndicated loan agreement with four leading financial institutions.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
    Hundreds of riders lined up To compete in Princess’s tour
    At least 300 cyclists – 180 men and 120 women – will take part in the HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Cup cycling tour of Thailand from April 1-10.
  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
    Subcontinental splendour
    Organised as a way of drawing attention to Bangkok’s premium culinary experiences, the Top Tables Champions is taking place at restaurants around town for two weeks. Popular eatery Haoma has been selected to join the elite 30 Top Tables Champions.
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