Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:13
Truck knocks down three power poles on Bangkok soi, causing traffic snarls
Traffic locked up on Soi Pridi Banomyong 2 under the Chalong Rat expressway after a truck brought down three power poles in a chain reaction Tuesday morning.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:52
Most online trade involves endangered foreign animals, says conservation chief
Most of the endangered wild animals said to be increasingly sold on Facebook are foreign species, and not native species protected under the wildlife protection law, the National Parks, Wildlife, and Plant Conservation Department has said in response to a report that criticises Thailand’s protection of wildlife.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Weathering the cost of climate change mitigation challenge
Thailand is getting more serious with the new climate mitigation obligation under the UN framework.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Timofey Nastyukhin uses career-threatening past as drive to become lightweight division’s top contender
Nastyukhin bounced back from a loss to Herbert Burns, his first loss under the ONE Championship banner, with a six-second destruction of Rob Lisita in May 2016.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Under the palace of sushi, a vast city of rats
Tokyo prepares to wage Operation Tsukiji as the world-famous Tsukiji fish market shuts its doors for good
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
PPP panel gives nod to fast-track motorway project
THE Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Committee is going ahead with the Nakhon Pathom-Cha-am motorway project at a cost of Bt79.01 billion to facilitate transport to the South of Thailand, and has urged related agencies to propose projects under the fast track PPP scheme within this year.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 06:07
PH pivoting to China is consequence of US neglect – military prof
The Philippines' pivot toward China under the Duterte administration is a consequence of the "vacuum" created by the United States' own neglect of its interests in the Asia Pacific, according to a US military strategy expert.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 12:06
Japanese shopping app to launch
Grand Design has announced it is opening the Gotcha!mall in Thailand, a Japanese coupon web app, under the concept of “shopping is entertainment”.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
Limiting universal healthcare to those who earn less than Bt100,000 unfair, says activist
A PROMINENT health activist yesterday attacked the government over reports that it plans to provide free medical service under the universal healthcare scheme to only those earning less than Bt100,000 a year.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
What goes on under the table at Chiang Mai Immigration
If anyone is still under the mistaken opinion that the present government is cracking down on corruption I would advise they take a day trip to the Chiang Mai Immigration to revise their opinion.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:17
Property firm earns social enterprise status
The Social Development and Welfare Department under the Social Development and Human Security Ministry has granted approval to Lumpini Property Service and Care Co Ltd, a service business arm of LPN Development Plc, to operate as a social enterprise.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
Paving the way to sustainable growth
THE AP ACADEMY was established in 2015 with the objective of improving the quality and standard of the company’s staff of 1,960 under the motto "AP Way and AP Standard," said Vittakarn Chandavimolat, chief of the company’s corporate strategy and creation department in an interview with The Nation.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 13:30
‘Drunk driver’ ploughs into Bangkok police checkpoint
A 57-year-old woman allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol crashed her Toyota Innova SUV into a police checkpoint in Bangkok’s Rat Burana district late Saturday night, injuring two officers and four motorcyclists.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:26
Events highlight agricultural innovation
Siam Kubota Corporation Co Ltd will organise the Kubota Showcase 2018 under the theme of "The Power of Agri-Innovation" from September 1-2 at Impact Muangthong Thani Hall 5.
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 .