• Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Strong baht may rewrite export goal
    THE Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said export growth this year could come in well below its estimate of 5.5 per cent due to a stronger baht and the recent increases in the country’s minimum daily wage. The more downbeat view has prompted the influential group to call on the government to launch relief measures to shore up Thai exports.
    Economy
  • Tue, 06 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    342 Karen young people receive Thai nationality under citizenship programme
    A TOTAL of 342 children and young people of Karen ethnicity in Kanchanaburi have finally become Thai citizens – a long-awaited wish fulfilled yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 04:00:00
    Strict surrogacy law bans financial gain
    Thai nationals eligible to apply for board approval for assisted pregnancies in cases related to medical conditions.
    national
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Theerathon set for J-League stint
    THAI NATIONAL team captain Theerathon Bunmathan is hoping for a successful spell with Japan’s Vissel Kobe after being loaned from SCG Muangthong United on a one-year contract.
    sports
  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Companies urged to exploit strong baht
    THAI companies should capitalise on the strong baht to import more machinery and equipment that will enable them to boost productivity and reduce costs, the Bank of Thailand (BOT) and Thai National Shippers' Council (TNSC) say.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 14:55:56
    Export figures continue to grow
    Thailand’s exports in November last year surged 13.4 per cent year-on-year to US$21.435 billion (Bt691 billion), the highest growth over the past six years, according to a statement issued by the Thai National Shippers’ Council on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 16:46:43
    Three more tour guides arrested in Phuket blitz of illegal operators
    “The search will continue at tourism attractions across Phuket to crack down on any tour guides working illegally that take away the careers of legal Thai national tour guides.”
    Around Thailand
  • Mon, 11 Dec 2017 22:36:17
    No Thais affected in New York blast
    No Thai national has been affected in the explosion in the station at the Port Authority bus terminal, not far from New York's iconic Times Squares, said the Foreign Ministry on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:26:25
    Thai exports continue to grow
    Thailand’s exports during the first 10 months of this year surged 9.7 per cent year-on-year to US$195.518 billion (about Bt6.4 trillion), according to a Thai National Shippers’ Council release on Wednesday.
    Economy
  • Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:13:26
    DNA tests conducted to establish Sakai and Mogen people’s citizenship
    Justice Ministry officials on Monday visited Satun’s Koh Lipe to administer DNA tests for 33 people from the Sakai and Mogen tribal minorities to help them obtain Thai nationality.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Thai Embassy warns about tourist scams in Turkey
    The Thai Embassy in Turkey has warned Thai nationals of possible fraud scams, particularly overcharging for meals, after the number of cases have increased.
    national
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Five Thais receive life sentences for murder of Lao women
    FIVE THAI nationals who were hired to kill two Lao women in Thailand last September have been asentenced to life in prison, Kalasin attorney Ratchada Jureerat said yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 06 Nov 2017 18:00:46
    Export growth estimate revised upwards 
    The Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) has revised up its estimate of export value this year from 6 per cent growth to 8 per cent.
    Economy
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Coach proud after national team sign off with second straight win
    Milovan Rajevac couldn’t have asked for a better way to end his first season with the Thailand’s national football team after his side collected their second straight win with a 1-0 goal against Kenya at the SCG Stadium.
    sports
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:50:19
    Beware of quake aftershocks, Thais in Mexico warned
    The Thai embassy in Mexico on Wednesday warned Thai nationals to brace for possible aftershocks after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake stuck the country on Tuesday, leaving more than 140 people dead.
    Breaking News
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