Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
No Bangkok brake on climate change
The Bangkok meeting on climate change has floundered on the rock of discord over the formulations and funding adopted at the Paris conference of December 2015. The international summit, which concluded in the Thai capital on Sunday, has fallen short of its aim – to complete preparations towards an agreement this December for implementing the tentative Paris pact.
Mon, 21 May 2018 18:14
Fetco Investor Confidence Index falls back for first time in nine months
The Fetco Investor Confidence Index has retreated for the first time since August, falling 22.9 per cent this month to 92.65 points, Voravan Tarapoom, chairman of the Federation of Thai Capital Market Organisations, reported on Monday.
Thu, 01 Feb 2018 12:19
Britain to move Bangkok embassy after record sale
Britain is to move its embassy in Bangkok after the record £420 million ($596 million) sale of its current premises in the Thai capital, the UK's foreign ministry announced Wednesday.
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 12:40
Isan in photos, installations and music
Bangkok Art and Culture Centre brings the unique Isan way of life and traditions to the Thai capital with the “Isan Contemporary Report” exhibition that opens next Friday (January 26) and runs until April 15.
Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:29
Knot a problem: Thai capital tackles street cables
Bangkok's Wireless Road may soon live up to its name.
Sat, 28 Oct 2017 01:00
Bangkok office rents just 10% of those in HK
DESPITE reaching record highs, office rents in the Thai capital are just 10 per cent of those in Hong Kong, and less than half of those in Singapore.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:00
Laos closing Bt14 bn bond deal to fund infrastructure
LAOS has issued Bt14 billion in bonds in the Thai capital market in a placement that closes today, said Adisorn Singhsacha, founder and managing director of Twin Pine Group Co Ltd, a financial adviser on the deal.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:00
INVESTORS MORE UPBEAT
The Investor Sentiment Index turned bullish in August for the first time in seven months, climbing 19.34 percent from a month earlier to 124.13 due to greater certainty in the Thai economic recovery and inflows of foreign capital, according to the Federation of Thai Capital Market Organisations.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:00
Best of Bangkok
Restaurateurs and gourmets all over the Thai capital are eagerly awaiting the launch of “Michelin Guide Bangkok” towards
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:24
Bangkok ‘most visited destination’ in Asia Pacific
Bangkok remains the most visited destination in Asia Pacific while Singapore continues to lead the Thai capital in total visitor expenditure, according to the latest findings from the Mastercard Asia Pacific Destinations Index 2017 shared at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Bangkok.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:36
Kavcic Survives 5 Match Points to Set Up Final Showdown with Tipsarevic
Two-time champion Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia proved invincible again here at the Thai capital after he survived five match points to outlast German rising star Maximilian Marterer 4-6 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 to set up the Sunday’s US$50,000 Bangkok Open Challenger 1 final match with Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia at Rama Gardens Hotel.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 01:00
A big bite of Bangkok
Actor Ananda Everingham takes small screen viewers on a gustatory exploration of the Thai capital
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:44
Limited Brexit impact on Thai market expected: SEC chief
The Thai capital market would experience a limited and short-term impact if the UK votes to leave the European Union, said Rapee Sucharitakul, secretary-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 22:16
Govt, red shirts take their case to UN
A rare sharing of a cold dessert and sporadic rainfall in the Thai capital may not be enough to cool the heated race to the United Nations between the ruling junta and the opposition red shirts.
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:41
Bangkok slaps curfew on world's biggest water fight amid drought
The Thai capital will impose a curfew during Thailand's annual water festival next month to show solidarity with farmers hit by drought, city officials said on Tuesday.