Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
Thais lead world in travel this year
THAI people plan to travel overseas by an average 3.9 trips in 2019 – higher than other countries in the Asia Pacific and even across the globe, according to the latest survey by Visa.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 09:44
Bird Thongchai hopes for ‘open-minded’ leader
Superstar Thongchai “Bird” McIntyre, who cast his vote in Bangkok’s Sukhumvit district, said he wanted a leader who was open-minded and loves Thainess and Thai people.
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 17:10
Chinese New Year likely to see record consumer spending
Thai people with ethnic Chinese ancestry went shopping in Bangkok’s Yaowarat area on Sunday for items to be used for the worship of their gods and ancestors on Monday.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
Thai people ‘must work towards a welfare state’
Move needed to ensure security for all, says thinker.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 13:20
Tobacco giant survey finds most participants want smoke-free alternatives
Thai people prefer less harmful products to cigarettes due mainly to health concerns, a new survey on the tobacco industry and smoke-free alternatives says.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:33
THAI Smile serves special menu to celebrate the National Father’s Day, Dec 5
THAI Smile is set to celebrate the national Father's Day, another important day of the Thai people, while expressing the love for the father by meticulously creating a special menu to serve all passengers on every flight on December 5.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 01:00
New committee to help resolve issues over marijuana patents, says Prajin
THE GOVERNMENT expects the controversy over cannabis-related patents to end within two weeks, with discussions for a solution focusing on national interests and the benefits to Thai people.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:04
Low farm prices slow fight against poverty
THE World Bank has expressed its concern over the high number of Thai people living below the poverty line. It says the low price of farm products is partly to blame for the slowing number of poor people.
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 18:16
PHOTO: Thai Buddhists celebrate ahead of the Buddhist Lent or Khao Pansa day
Thai people in traditional costumes carry candles on boats during celebrations to mark the start of the Buddhist Lent in Phak Hai district of Ayutthaya Province on Friday.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 17:42
Prayers and displays of support from across the nation
While Thai people were anxiety awaiting the result of the ongoing search-and-rescue mission to save 12 football players and their assistant coach trapped in a flooded Chaing Rai cave, youngsters in schools nationwide on Friday prayed for the team and performed card stunts to express their support.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:00
Polls point to strong backing among Thais for death penalty
CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, despite growing opposition among international organisations and other countries, is strongly supported by the majority of Thai people, according to surveys.
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
Poll finds Thais estranged from National Strategy
MORE THAN half of the Thai people remain in the dark about the national strategy that is expected to soon pass the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) and to be influential in setting the country’s direction for the next 20 years, a survey released yesterday has found.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Political activity must resume
As a visitor to this country, I would not presume to tell Thai people how to think or, indeed, how to vote.
Sun, 27 May 2018 16:06
Celebrities influence people’s buying decisions, survey finds
Whether they buy a product is influenced by reviews by celebrities, said well over half of Thai people interviewed as part of a NIDA survey published on Sunday.
Sun, 08 Apr 2018 11:03
What Thai people really want to know
THAILAND may top Internet usage charts, but it is also a highly unequal country where 40 per cent of the population lacks Internet access. Many of these people live in rural areas, with limited access to the resources needed for them to acquire digital skills.