Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:51
Latest : Girl bride, mother, flee back to Thailand under Malaysian marriage criticism
An 11-year-old Thai girl who married and became the third wife of a 41-year-old Malaysian man has returned to Thailand after the Malaysian community mocked and openly criticised her about the marriage.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
FTA Five-month exports hit $28.03 billion
Exports from Thailand under the free trade agreement (FTA) and Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) amounted to $28.03 billion in the first five months of this year or 76.22 per cent of total export value under the FTA agreement, deputy-director general of Foreign Trade Department Manatsanith Jirawat said yesterday.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:47
24 kids to represent Thailand under 12 team in Japan
Twenty four talented young footballers from all over the country have been selected for the under 12 national team through the Toyota Junior Football Clinic which ended over the weekend after two months.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 01:00
Thailand’s last untouched Mekong tributary
THE LOWER Songkram River basin is the latest site in Thailand under the global spotlight as a crucial ecological resource, the WWF-Thailand said ahead of World Environment Day today.
Mon, 07 May 2018 16:02
Nestlé (Thai) investing Bt100m to refresh Pure Life brand identity
Nestlé, the producer of Pure Life bottled water, is investing more than Bt100 million to refresh its global brand identity in Thailand under the “Planet of Possibilities” campaign, with a redesigned logo and new packaging to reinforce the vision.
Thu, 01 Mar 2018 15:00
Reducing the social and economic costs of diabetes
The Diabetes Association of Thailand under the patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn recently joined with Merck Thailand to mark World Diabetes Day with an event titled “Healthy Women, Healthy Families, Healthy Living”.
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00
HRW report slams junta over continuing ‘repression’
THAILAND UNDER the junta has fared poorly on human rights, with no significant steps taken to restore basic freedoms and democratic rule last year, an international watchdog has said.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:00
Thailand under ‘no pressure from US on North Korean issue’
THE UNITED STATES special envoy for North Korea, Joseph Yun, will land in Thailand today to discuss with Thai officials the nuclear crisis in the Korean peninsula.
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:45
Nestle for a healthy life
Organised by the Nutrition Association of Thailand under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, the 11th Thailand Congress of Nutrition was held recently at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Bitec) Bang Na and saw companies, nutritionists and institutions showcasing and discussing their contributions towards a healthy diet for life.
Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:00
‘Diamond’ line is new generation’s best friend
Aurora Design Co Ltd, a manufacturer and distributor of modern design gold and jewellery in Thailand under the brand Aurora, has announced expected total sales of Bt5 billion at the end of this year.
Wed, 17 May 2017 14:07
Myanmar workers have rights violated and face discrimination in Thailand: AAC
Some Myanmar workers with factory jobs in Thailand under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) have had their labour rights violated, have not been paid and face discrimination, with some being sacked for no reason, according to the Thailand-based Aid Alliance Committee (AAC).
Wed, 03 May 2017 18:47
MasterCard, National ITMX jointly introduce PromptCard Debit MasterCard
MasterCard and National Interbank Transaction Management and Exchange (ITMX) have jointly introduced the PromptCard Debit MasterCard, the first co-badged payment product in Thailand under the PromptCard brand.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 14:20
Thailand complete whitewash of the Philippines
Thailand underlined their supremacy over the Philippines by winning the meaningless singles rubbers to complete a 5-0 whitewash of their rivals in their Davis Cup Zone Asia/Oceania Qualifying Group II second round tie at the National Tennis Development Centre yesterday.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 01:00
Trafficking victims, court witnesses ‘able to work’
VICTIMS of human trafficking and witnesses in their court cases can seek temporary permits to stay and work in Thailand under newly introduced ministerial regulations.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 01:00
Communism alive and well in US, but living under a different name
Re: “Thailand under the King has many lessons for America”, Letters, October 25.