Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00:00
Thais win epic to book semi-final
HOSTS THAILAND clawed back from 2-1 behind to beat arch-rivals Indonesia 3-2 to reach the Uber Cup semi-finals for only the second time at the Impact Arena Muang Thong Thani yesterday.
Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00:00
Lifestyle retailer plots growth
INTERNATIONAL lifestyle retailer Mumuso plans to open up to 20 franchised stores in Thailand by the end of next year, and up to 150 in the next five years, seeking to attract Thais to Korean design for quality products that offer value for money.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
Rural Thais finally get attention
Re: “Growing wealth gap belies reform”, News, May 21.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
Will enforcement disappear in a puff of smoke?
Re: “Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks”, News, May 22.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00:00
Second-hand smoke exposes Thais to health risks
ABOUT 17.3 million Thais are victims of second-hand smoking at home, with a prolonged daily exposure of 30 minutes imposing a greater risk of cardiovascular problems and strokes, Dr Prakit Vathesatogkit, head of Action on Smoking and Health Foundation said yesterday.
Sun, 20 May 2018 20:31:13
A Thai-specific Google Assistant awaits your orders
Thais can soon get help from their Google Assistant on their phones, thanks to Google’s scheduled launch of a Thai-language version of the application for smartphones.
Sun, 20 May 2018 19:07:33
Universal healthcare policy of greatest interest to Thais: poll
A Bangkok Poll found that 57 per cent of respondents to its survey identified free medical coverage or universal healthcare as the policy of greatest interest to them, followed by farm aid (54.4 per cent); those involving welfare, cost of living and income (48.3 per cent); assistance for the underprivileged and the poor
Sun, 20 May 2018 01:00:00
What’s old becomes gold
Thais take part in a globetrotting exhibition that proves the merits of upcycling
Thu, 17 May 2018 17:00:45
Allianz promotes healthy run
Allianz Ayudhya Assurance, together with provincial authorities of Ratchaburi, the Association of Suan Phueng Tourism, Move Asia and Thai.Run, is introducing the Allianz World Run Thailand Series 2018. Thais are invited to be part of Allianz Group's global run and promote healthy living.
Thu, 17 May 2018 01:00:00
Can Thailand match Malaysia’s poll result?
Talk of justice for the bad guys aside, Thais need to sharpen their knives against political corruption
Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00:00
Crying out for help
As the most one million Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh spend their first Ramadan away from home, UNHCR and its partners appeal for support from Thais
Fri, 11 May 2018 12:05:00
What we look for in a vacation
We all spend time selecting the best accommodation for our budgets when we go on holiday, but what else do Thais look for in a place to stay.
Tue, 08 May 2018 16:39:08
Thais framed for ‘smile of happiness’ on Red Cross Day
To celebrate “World Red Cross Day 2018” on Tuesday, the Thai Red Cross Society has invited Thais to be among 30,000 people creating a composite “smile of happiness”, by changing their profile frames online into those of the organisation’s annual “smile”-themed celebration frame.
Fri, 04 May 2018 15:45:37
What travelling says about Thais
Technology has transformed travel, shrinking the world and placing thousands of destinations a mere click away. However, new research conducted by the leading travel website Booking.com, reveals that almost half (47 per cent) of Thai travellers don’t believe they are making the most of their travel opportunities.
Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00:00
Creamy with a crunchy crust
Few Thais can resist Japanese bakery items and the newest cream puff Croquant Chou has now arrived at Zakuzaku, a sister brand of Bake Cheese Tart Thailand, whose first Bangkok branch can be founded on the MF floor of Siam Center.