Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Oil greases the wheels for Russia’s push east to Thailand and Asia
WHETHER Russia wants to admit it or not, oil is increasingly seen as its biggest geopolitical tool. If that’s the case, the question then is how it will be wielded in support of its “Look East” policy in the long run.
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:20:39
Aussie Benjamin dominates Tour of Thailand 3rd stage
Australian rider Dyball Benjamin of ST.George Continental Cycling Team won the third stage of the Tour of Thailand as Thai cyclists still conquered the “Best of ASEAN” title for the second day in a row
Mon, 02 Apr 2018 03:00:00
Rohingya boat marks new exodus
56 refugees land in Thailand as crisis and crowded camps prompt risky journeys.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Migrant workers rush to complete registration
MIGRANT WORKERS and their employers yesterday kept labour officials busy across Thailand as tens of thousands of them attempted to beat yesterday’s midnight deadline for official registration to work legally.
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Academics call for ban on use of paraquat herbicide
ACADEMICS yesterday urged the government to ban the chemical paraquat in Thailand as it has been scientifically linked to sickness, food contamination and problems with child development.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00:00
A CATALYST FOR DEVELOPMENT OF SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITIES IN THAILAND
As Thailand’s population inches closer to being an aged society, senior living communities is growing as one of the hottest topics for future developments in Thailand.
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Samsung counts Thailand as first-tier market
SAMSUNG Electronics yesterday launched its flagship smartphone models, the Galaxy S9 and S9+, in Thailand.
Customers placed pre-orders from March 9-11, with regular sales from March 16.
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 07:07:44
Srisaket's dream fulfilled
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai’s wish for a Fortuner was fulfilled on Saturday after he was granted the car by Toyota Motors Thailand as a reward for successful WBC super-flyweight title defence campaign in California.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:00:00
World ambassadors get taste of northern Thai culture
CULTURE Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat is all set to host nearly 40 ambassadors and their spouses from 20 countries, as they explore the northern cultures of Thailand and Myanmar, with the aim of strengthening and extending cultural cooperation between Thailand and Asean countries.
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Thailand moves up in Russia’s sights
RUSSIA sees Thailand as a key focus for the country in Asia as part of its strategy to boost trade and other ties with Southeast nations, said Alexei Gruzdev, Deputy Minister of Economic Development.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:12:44
Boutique’s mixed-use development comes to Prakhanong
Boutique Corporation has appointed CBRE Thailand as the sole leasing agent for Summer Hub Offices, a new six-storey office project by Boutique Prakhanong 2 Ltd.
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:37:55
Nestle urges youth to ‘speak out’ at Bangkok workshop
Nestle (Thai) and the AIESEC Thailand Association, a non-profit organisation operated by youth networks in 126 countries to develop youth leadership skills, recently held a workshop as part of the “Thailand Youth Speak Forum 2018: Social Innovation” event.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:59:59
Rings smuggling cars via Thailand to Asean countries
Malaysian car-jacking syndicates have been using Thailand as a transit point to smuggle stolen vehicles into other regional countries such as Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.
Mon, 25 Dec 2017 17:40:32
Tembin to dump heavy rain on South on Wednesday, some rain for Bangkok
Fishermen have been warned of strong winds and high waves in the Gulf of Thailand as the result of typhoon “Tembin”, which will pass through southern Vietnam on Monday and hit Thailand later in the week.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:00:00
CPF sharpens focus abroad for growth
THE head of Charoen Pokphand Foods’ (CPF) agro industrial business says the food giant has little room left to grow in Thailand as the industry is “fully saturated” and expansion must now come from overseas markets.