Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Fresh impetus to recover lost heritage
Accustions by a scholar in London that her prestigious institution possesses a 13th-century sculpture suspected of being looted from Thailand have re-alerted authorities here to illegal trafficking in Thai artefacts.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
Foreign owners of e-waste companies said by police to have broken the law
At least 11 operators of e-waste separation businesses in Thailand have committed several wrongdoings, Deputy National Police Commissioner Pol General Wirachai Songmetta disclosed yesterday.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
Thailand climbs in global rankings for cost of living
CITIES in Thailand have risen in rankings for the cost of living, with Bangkok entering the global top 100 for the first time, according to a survey by ECA International, a provider of knowledge, information and software for the management firms.
Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00
Alibaba brings focus on tech-based education curriculum
CHINESE e-commerce giant Alibaba’s Bt11-billion promised investment in Thailand have prompted the country’s higher education institutes to step up their technology and related curriculum in preparation for a rising demand for digital skills.
Thu, 03 May 2018 06:42
FINALISTS THAILAND AND INDONESIA DRAWN TOGETHER IN THE GROUP STAGES OF THE AFF SUZUKI CUP 2018
Defending champions Thailand have been drawn in Group B in this year’s AFF Suzuki Cup against Indonesia, the Philippines, and Singapore at the event’s Official Draw today in Jakarta.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 01:00
Better deals on Bao Bao bags
The prices in Thailand have dropped to match those in Japan – see you at Club 21
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 06:00
New Moderate Party to push tech agenda
WHILE A few major industries in Thailand have already been disrupted by new technologies, politics may be the next in line to be impacted as a new tech-savvy party, the “Moderate Party”, aims to introduce “liquid democracy” to the country.
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 01:00
Unicef seeks measures to improve lives of children on construction sites
MOST OF THE 60,000 children living in camps at construction sites in Thailand have been deprived of a proper childhood, according to the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef).
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:20
DTAC launches easy way for customers to buy LINE stickers
DTAC and LINE Thailand have joined hands to allow the Internet service provider’s prepaid and postpaid subscribers to purchase LINE stickers and pay for them more easily through their DTAC balance or subscription.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 19:21
Koh Lanta Noi’s dusty road
Residents on Koh Lanta Noi in southern Thailand have finally lost patience after putting up with the shocking state of an important road for the last 20 years.
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:41
Tourists vandalise Railay Beach cave tunnel
Tourists seeking to leave their mark on Thailand have vandalised a cave tunnel leading onto Krabi’s popular Railay Beach, carving their names and other graffiti in the rock walls and stalactites.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:50
SE Asia arms spending to surge this year amid lack of conventional threats
SINGAPORE, Indonesia and Thailand have the highest defence budgets in Southeast Asia, US-based Honeywell Aerospace vice president Tim Van Luven said at group interview at the Singapore Airshow 2018 yesterday.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:00
Without police presence, how can we weed out poor drivers?
In response to the idea of a points system to weed out poor drivers, I think it’s important to consider that large swathes of rural Thailand have zero police presence.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 13:09
US couple arrested for taking naked selfies in Thailand have been released from jail
Two American men who were arrested in Thailand for posting naked photos to Instagram have reportedly been released from jail and are heading home to San Diego.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:11
Mazda expects yearly sales up 20% over last year
Mazda sales in Thailand have risen by 56 per cent, marking a two-year high of 5,017 units in November, the company said in a statement.
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