• Sun, 21 Apr 2019 18:48
    Navy to bring controversial seastead ashore tomorrow
    The Royal Thai Navy will tomorrow drag ashore the floating home based on the seasteading concept erected off Phuket.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sea-home pioneer’s visa cancelled
    An American bitcoin investor who set up a floating “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket has had his visa revoked and he was put on a blacklist after the Thai Navy accused him of violating the country's sovereignty by building a waterborne homestead.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 17:44
    Couple's sea home vision sunk by Thai navy charges
    An American bitcoin investor could face the death penalty after Thailand's navy accused him of violating the country's sovereignty by building a "seastead" home off the coast, which he insisted was simply in pursuit of a vision of "freedom".
    national
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:35
    Couple flee after Phuket authorities target their sea home
    An American man and his partner who set up a “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket say they are in hiding after facing criminal charges by the Thai authorities related to their waterborne homestead.
    national
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:02
    Thailand-born stateless boy gets his Thai ID card
    So-called "rootless" people, those who were born in Thailand but abandoned at birth and thus have no Thai identification number or household document, can now file for birth certificates and apply for Thai nationality, according to a new law that has been published in the Royal Gazette and comes into effect this week.
    national
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:00
    Urgent : Ten Thais arrested on suspicion of human trafficking in Brunei
    TEN Thai nationals – four men and six women – were arrested by the Human Trafficking Investigation Unit, Criminal Investigation Department and Anti-Vice and Gambling Suppression Unit of the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sluggish exports a worry
    The global economic slowdown, the prolonged US-China trade war, lack of clarity on Britain’s exit from the EU and trade sanctions from other countries have led to Thai exports failing to achieve their target in the first quarter of the year, the Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said, while urging quick formation of the new government to set an economic stimulus package.
    Economy
  • Sun, 31 Mar 2019 19:11
    Royal Thai Navy Seals Paddle to Victory at  King’s Cup Elephant Boat Race
    After three days of fun festivities and action on the Chao Phraya River, Bangkok’s inaugural King’s Cup Elephant Boat race finals were held on Sunday. The event included twelve teams from Thailand, China and the Philippines.
    sports
  • Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:03
    Navy SEALs re-enter Tham Luang Cave in equipment retrieval operation
    Thai Navy SEALs on Monday re-entered the Tham Luang Cave complex – which had captured the international limelight last year during one of the world’s most intriguing and tense life-saving operations – to retrieve equipment used in the rescue operation.
    national
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
    Negative factors squeeze export numbers in January
    Thai exports saw an unexpected 5.7 per cent slump year on year in January, pointing to impact from the baht’s appreciation, the Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) said, while urging exporters to use local currencies to reduce financing costs and foreign exchange risks.
    Economy
  • Sun, 17 Feb 2019 17:00
    Tham Luang caves closed from Feb 19 to retrieve rescue equipment
    The Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province, the scene of a much-publicised international rescue mission last July, will close to all visitors from February 19 in order to allow Thai Navy SEALs to enter and recover equipment left inside.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:30
    Thailand, meet your newest citizens
    Forty-six stateless children were granted Thai nationality on Monday morning in a ceremony at the Mae Sot District Office in northern Tak province.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 17:30
    Dozens of Thais arrested in Myanmar, police check for wanted criminals
    Myanmar authorities conducted raids at entertainment venues, hotels, resorts and residential communities in the Lahu tribe-influenced area of Nayao, near the Thai-Myannar border opposite Chiang Rai’s Mae Fah Luang district on Sunday evening- and rounded up 81 Thai nationals who had illegally entered the country.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 03 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thai forest rangers train to tackle wildlife crime
    Nakhon Nayok - Camo-clad rangers ambush a camp in a lush Thai national park, kicking away a machete and a firearm and pinning two suspected poachers to the ground -- part of a training exercise to counter a lucrative wildlife trade.
    national
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
    Prosperous eats to welcome the Year of the Pig
    The Mall’s “Happy Chinese New Year 2019” is now underway and this year is organised in collaboration with Thai Life Insurance, SCB M Visa, Citibank Credit Card and Thai Namthip.
    lifestyle
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