Fri, 28 Sep 2018 08:43
Ex-NSA hacker sentenced to jail over alleged Kaspersky leak
A former National Security Agency hacker whose leak of extremely top secret online spying materials led to the US government ban on Kaspersky software was sentenced to 66 months in prison Tuesday.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
BT140-BN RICE SALES
The Foreign Trade Department of the Commerce Ministry has sold 16.91 million tonnes of rice for Bt140 billion, out of a total stock of 17.76 million tonnes left over under the rice pledging scheme of the previous government .
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:37
Spirit of give and take needed in Japan-US trade talks
The Japanese and US governments have completed their first meeting for new ministerial-level trade talks.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
After US ban, Kaspersky Lab relocates to Switzerland
IN A bid to reassure customers of its products’ integrity following a US government ban, cyber-security firm Kaspersky Lab has opened its first transparency centre in Switzerland as part of a global initiative to ease concern.
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 01:00
Facebook probes whether data firm violated policies: report
Facebook has suspended a Boston analytics firm from its site and says it is investigating whether the company's contracts with the US government and a Russian non-profit violated policies, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Assessing the impact on Thai economy from the China-US trade war
FIRST SHOT of a trade war was fired as the US announced tariffs on US$50 billion worth of Chinese imports which partly took effect on July 6. Shortly after, the US government released a list of additional imports worth $200 billion from China on which it proposes a 10 per cent tariff.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 01:00
Tearing children away from parents is a serious human rights violation
The world community should do something to protest against the US government’s recent separation of 2,000-plus families at the US-Mexico border.
Mon, 07 May 2018 10:28
ZTE petitions US government to lift sanctions
Chinese telecom giant ZTE has asked the US government to lift a ban on sales to the company, which threatens its survival and has added to trade tensions between Washington and Beijing.
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:03
Western strikes hit bases, chemical research centres around Damascus: monitor
Western strikes early Saturday hit Syrian military bases and chemical research centres in and around the capital, a monitor said, as the US announced a joint operation against the Damascus government.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:38
HM the King marks bicentennial Thai-US ties
His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn presided over the opening of an exhibition hosted by the US government on Tuesday at Queen Sirikit Textile Museum, which features nearly 80 gifts exchanged between the country’s heads of state and delegations over the past two centuries of bilateral relations.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 07:35
Botswana accuses US of 'encouraging' elephant poaching
Botswana's President Ian Khama on Friday accused the US government of encouraging elephant poaching following its recent decision to reverse a ban on imports of sport-hunted trophies.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 09:18
Microsoft data warrant case in top US court has global implications
Microsoft faces off with the US government before the Supreme Court Tuesday over a warrant for data stored abroad that has important ramifications for law enforcement in the age of global computing.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:51
Shutdown starts at midnight as US Senate adjourns with no spending bill
WASHINGTON: The US government on Thursday was assured of careening into a shutdown at midnight after the Senate adjourned with no vote on a measure to extend federal funding beyond the 12am deadline.
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 18:01
New York vows to reopen Statue of Liberty, at its own cost
New York - The Statue of Liberty, temporarily closed by a US government budget shutdown, will reopen on Monday to once again beckon other countries' "huddled masses" -- as well as not-so-poor tourists with dollars to spend.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00
THAILAND GETS OFF PIRACY WATCH LIST
A US government watch list on shopping malls and markets known for selling pirated goods is free of a Thai name for the first time in a decade.