Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:00
Cambodia and Thailand reconnected by rail after 45 years
Poipet, Cambodia - A railway reconnecting Cambodia and Thailand was officially inaugurated on Monday in a bid to slash travel times and boost trade between the southeast Asian neighbours.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:49
Tai Rak Tham party proposes to legalise sex toys
A little-known political party competing in the general election revealed on Wednesday one of its priority proposals for Thailand was to legalise the production and sale of sex toys.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
Thailand one of China’s top five New Year destinations
Thailand was one of the top five destinations for travellers from mainland China this Chinese New Year, according to new data released by Airbnb – one of the most popular global travel platforms. During Chunyun, Thai Airbnb hosts welcomed more than 44,000 guests, earning Bt186 million in extra income.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Allure retained for Chinese tourists
THAILAND was one of the top five global destinations for travellers from mainland China during the Chinese New Year holiday, according to accommodation online platform Airbnb.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
How corrupt we are
Thailand was ranked 99 out of 180 countries and territories in the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), which shows that despite some progress, many countries are still failing to make serious inroads against graft.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:53
Urgent : Radio Free Asia says Vietnamese blogger vanishes in Thailand
Washington - A Vietnamese blogger for Radio Free Asia has vanished after fleeing to Thailand, the news organization said Tuesday, as rights activists voiced fear that he had been abducted.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
Israel a state of hypocrites, blind to its own prison camps
With growing amazement I read the statement made by the deputy Israeli ambassador to Thailand concerning a more than 75-year-old Nazi symbol that some stupid pop-band singer in Thailand was, in all her young ignorance, wearing on a T-shirt during a performance.
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 09:14
Latest : Runaway Saudi teen settles in Canada after being granted asylum
Toronto, Canada - A "very, very happy" Saudi teenager who caused a sensation by defying her family and seeking asylum abroad was welcomed with open arms in Toronto Saturday at the end of a dramatic but exhausting international odyssey.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
Rubber Association sacrificing farmers to big business
The Rubber Association of Thailand was created to increase the price of rubber and improve the lives of rubber farmers. Not only has it not succeeded, but it now appears to have embraced a mission of improving the lot of Chinese rubber buyers.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 19:47
Miss Thailand runner-up in Miss World contest
Thailand was pipped at the post for this year’s Miss World crown, with Miss Thailand Nicolene Pichapa Limsnukan settling for runner-up to 26-year-old Vanessa Ponce de Leon of Mexico.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
The GT200 debacle: gullibility or criminality?
Thailand wasn’t the only country that bought the dowsing rod sold as a bomb detector, but it bought the most and defended it the longest
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 11:25
74th joint patrol on Mekong River completed
The 74th joint patrol on the Mekong River with law enforcers from China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand was completed on Friday.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:12
Ford ordered to pay Bt23 million to 296 owners of faulty vehicles
Ford Thailand was ordered on Friday to pay compensation worth Bt23 million to buyers of three of its models that were found to have defective clutch and gear systems.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:55
Bt851,730 charity money raised from LPGA Thailand donated to Siriraj Hospital
A total sum of Bt851,730 raised from donated items of LPGA players from the February’s LPGA Thailand was donated to Siriraj Hospital Foundation earlier this week.
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 17:50
Myanmar-Thai border bust nets 15-tonne
A 15-TONNE batch of sodium cyanide that can be used to make millions of methamphetamine pills was seized and Chiang Rai man was arrested last week when a smuggling operation into Myanmar from Thailand was intercepted.