Thu, 07 Feb 2019 18:11
Mercedes hails luxury dominance
Mercedes-Benz said it was the top-selling luxury car brand in Thailand last year, with record sales of 15,785 vehicles.
Auto & Audio
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 17:38
Mitsubishi sees boost in domestic sales
Mitsubishi sold 84,560 vehicles in Thailand last year, posting a 21.3-per-cent growth year-on-year.
Auto & Audio
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 16:15
Chumphon grapples floods in Pabuk aftermath
Several highways in Chumphon province remained submerged on Sunday in the aftermath of tropical storm Pabuk, which wreaked havoc in southern Thailand last week before exiting Nakhon Si Thammarat towards the Andaman Sea on Saturday.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
Koreans find another trick up Thai cooks’ sleeves – khao kluk kapi
Thailand last week gave South Koreans a chance to sample khao kluk kapi – rice with shrimp paste – at the Asean Culinary Festival, held in Seoul and hosted by the Asean-Korea Centre.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 09:43
Zoo association urges endangered animals be repatriated from Malaysia
The Indonesian Zoo Association (PKBSI) has urged the government to soon repatriate Indonesia's animals -- including endangered ones -- from Malaysia after the latter's authorities thwarted an attempt to smuggle the animals into Thailand last week.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:50
Yingluck thanks supporters on her first birthday in exile
FORMER prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra sent a message to her supporters as she celebrated her first birthday in exile since fleeing Thailand last August.
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:00
Yingluck may hold press conference in Hong Kong
FUGITIVE former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra is expected to hold a press conference in Hong Kong soon – her first since fleeing Thailand last August.
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00
China’s e-sports on the rise
In Thailand, e-sports is rapidly gaining in popularity. The Sports Authority of Thailand last year officially recognised e-sports – competitions facilitated by electronic systems, particularly video games – and there are moves to have some e-sports included in major international sports events like the Asian Games.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00
Honda, Toyota again wrangle over top position
A TOTAL of 879,748 vehicles were sold in Thailand last year, and Honda and Toyota are once again embroiled in a dispute over sales figures, as each company claims the title of the best-selling passenger car brand for 2017.
Auto & Audio
Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00
8 foreign firms register for business last month
Eight foreign companies registered to do business in Thailand last month, with a total investment value of Bt200 million and employing 102 workers, said Kulanee Issadisai, director general of business development at Department of Commerce Ministry.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:56
Huawei Mate 10 proves popular with pre-bookers
The Huawei Mate 10 Pro, the first smartphone with an artificial intelligence (AI) chipset and dual-Leica camera, has proved popular since it opened for pre-booking in Thailand last week.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00
Five Thais receive life sentences for murder of Lao women
FIVE THAI nationals who were hired to kill two Lao women in Thailand last September have been asentenced to life in prison, Kalasin attorney Ratchada Jureerat said yesterday.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00
Government Savings Bank, Coke and Toyota top spenders in August
Government Savings Bank was the top spender on advertising in Thailand last month, outlaying Bt84.17 million, up 199.21 per cent from August 2016, according to a survey by Nielsen (Thailand) Co Ltd yesterday.
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:45
Star Alliance turns 20
Thai Airways International (THAI) and the Star Alliance Country Steering Council Thailand last week co-hosted an event to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Star Alliance network at W Hotel.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:00
SHINee puts on a spectacular show
Korean boy band SHINee was back in Thailand last weekend, performing a high-octane show at Thunder Dome Muang Thong Thani in front of a sold-out crowd of fans.