Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:33
Most travellers want to feel ‘at home’ – survey
As travellers have the luxury of more choice than ever before when planning their next trip, getting it right as a “host” can be the difference between checking in or checking out other properties.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
Smog cover-up will burn Chiang Mai tourism industry
Re: “Choking Chiang Mai citizens up in arms: Angry northerners feel abandoned by the authorities, want to choose own governor”, The Nation, April 1.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
The winners must not take all in politics
In tennis, they call it a tiebreaker. In football, it’s a penalty shootout. The system that decides who lifts the trophy is essential because in sports people naturally want to settle the question of who is “the best”. The situation is very different in politics, but the problem is that the system is pretty much the same.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 06:11
Pogba wants to stay at Man Utd, says Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has been assured by star midfielder Paul Pogba that the Frenchman does not want to leave Manchester United despite mounting speculation over a switch to Real Madrid.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
Choking Chiang Mai citizens up in arms
Angry northerners feel abandoned by the authorities, want to choose own governor.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 01:00
Why is the Philippines’ Duterte so enamoured of China?
Pompeo reiterating Washington’s vow to come to our aid if China attacks; the issue of illegal Chinese labour in the Philippines, which Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad has seen fit to warn us about; the matter of Chinese loans (the parties to similar loans elsewhere are either taking a hard second look or no longer want to do business with China).
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
China built a beautiful and big wall, too, but it failed
From the moment he launched his campaign for president, Donald Trump compared the barrier he wanted to build along the US southern border to China’s Great Wall. With the US government now shuttered by the standoff over funding Trump’s wall, both he and his Democratic opponents might want to take a closer look at the Chinese fortification – and why exactly it failed.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 11:18
Flight delays? There’s an app for that
Travel booking website Traveloka introduces its latest feature, Flight Status, which enables users to track flight status in real-time. This feature aims to make it easier for users to track flights in various conditions and can be used both by people who want to take a flight or by family and close relatives who want to pick up their colleagues at the airport.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
Chinese majoritarianism would have dangerous consequences for our region
Re: “The majority of Chinese want to see a united China,” Have Your Say, January 7.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Democratic Taiwanese don’t want China’s tyranny
Re: “The majority of Chinese want to see a united China”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
The majority of Chinese want to see a united China
Re: “Let the Taiwanese people vote on becoming part of China”, Have Your Say, January 4.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:01
Never let me go: Solskjaer wants to stay as Man United boss
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer joined Matt Busby in the Manchester United record books in his team's 2-0 win at Newcastle on Wednesday and admitted he does not want to leave the club in the summer.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
SME bank to offer Bt40 bn in soft loans to freelance workers
The Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand (SME Bank) will support freelance workers with Bt10-billion in soft loans for taxi drivers and another Bt30-billion for borrowers of the Student Loan Fund (SLF) who want to work independently.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 01:00
Central has the zone for Yule shopping
The year of the pig is imminent, and if you want to get rich, be prepared with a piggy bank
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
Gold can now be bought at a kiosk via QR Payment
CUSTOMERS who want to purchase gold will soon be able to pay for it via Gold Express QR Payment kiosks at department stores in Bangkok and upcountry under a plan by Hua Seng Heng Group.