Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:06
Prawit adviser dismisses Jakarta Post criticism
Despite being criticised as a coup leader, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha should have no trouble helming Thailand into next year when it takes its turn chairing the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, a security adviser to a deputy premier said on Sunday.
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 01:00
Student tech education boosted to prepare 4.0 workforce
Having succeeded in raising Thailand’s ratio of vocational students to 39.7 per cent this year – inching towards the government’s goal of 50 per cent – the Office of Vocational Education Commission (OVEC) head Suthep Chittayawong has vowed to boost it further.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
Indonesia faces Thailand in AFF U16 final
Indonesia will have a final clash against three-time champion Thailand in the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Under-16 Championships, which will be held at Delta Stadium in Sidoarjo, East Java, on Saturday.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
Prayut urges re-education of low-skilled workers
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged all concerned parties to focus on producing a competent workforce and re-educate low-skilled labour to help the country move into the future.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 08:54
Thailand invites Norway to join development efforts in Rakhine State
Thailand has invited Norway to join “friendly help” trilateral development projects in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine state, Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Wednesday.
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 16:28
RapidzPay helps Major tap into cryptocurrency trend
Major Cineplex Group and RapidzPay have agreed to build a digitali-payment ecosystem in Thailand in a memorandum of understanding signed recently at Blu-O Rhythm & Bowl at Siam Paragon, a Major Cineplex Group venue.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:13
EXIM Thailand inaugurates representative office in Vientiane
Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) on Tuesday inaugurated its Vientiane representative office.
Bank president Pisit Serewiwattana said EXIM Thailand had received a licence to operate its second overseas representative office, located in the Lao capital.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:30
Making the most of Amazing Thailand
The Department of Tourism, which recently hosted the awards ceremony for the winners of the Thailand International Film Destination Festival’s short film competition, was impressed by the quality of this year’s entries, giving the Grand Prize in the International Team category to the Philippines (Team 12) and recognising Team 9 from Bangkok University in the Thai team category.
movie & TV
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
Thais can prosper from rivals' Asian Games absence, says LTAT boss
The Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand (LTAT) president Kitsombat Euammongkol hopes the overlapping schedule between the Asian Games and the US Open will open more opportunities for Thailand in the continental sports extravaganza next month.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Thailand in technicolor
Movies featuring the kingdom take centre stage at Paragon Cineplex this week
movie & TV
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:59
Flying through the air
The much-loved acrobats from the Guangzhou Acrobatic Arts Theatre will be back in Thailand in October performing their new exciting stunts in “The Legendary Swordsman”, a brand new show adapted from the classic novel by Louis Cha.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:45
Thailand inks deal with Planet for satellite monitoring
Planet, a San Francisco-based firm specialising in satellite mapping, has signed a deal with the Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA), under Thailand's Ministry of Science and Technology, to provide satellite imagery to enable monitoring of the country.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:49
Thailand International Dog Show 2018 in Bangkok
The contest in the Thailand International Dog Show 2018 in Bangkok on Thursday.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 19:25
South Korean FM promotes ties to Thailand in visit with Prayut
South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha on Monday visited Thailand to promote South Korea’s New Southern Policy, aimed to step up the country’s ties with Asean countries on par with that it has with major powers.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 22:09
Jazz, Pavit stay in the running for Queen’s Cup
TWO LOCAL hopes Jazz Janewattananond and Pavit Tangkamolprasert will maximise all efforts to make sure the prestigious Queen’s Cup trophy will remain in Thailand in the final round at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club today.