• Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
    Smuggling to worsen if cigarette taxes rise further
    AMID THE push by the Philippines' departments of Health (DOH) and of Finance (DOF) to further jack up the excise taxes slapped on “sin” products such as cigarettes and alcoholic drinks, the Philippine unit of global manufacturing giant Japan Tobacco International (JTI) has warned that higher levies would only exacerbate already worsening cigarette smuggling.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 17:38
    Casio unveils F1 watch brand ambassador
    Casio Marketing Thailand Co Ltd announced the latest EDIFICE brand ambassador in Thailand, Alexander Albon, a Thai-British racer, racing with Scuderia Toro Rosso in the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship. He represents Thailand.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 06 Mar 2019 11:51
    Porpoise found dead, lacerated on Trat beach
    A finless porpoise was found dead on a Koh Chang beach on Wednesday morning, gashed by what appeared to be boat propellers.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 19:30
    Loei police destroy 300 illegal exhaust pipes, 50 road racers’ motorbikes
    Loei police on Tuesday used a road roller to crush 300 illegal exhaust pipes and 50 motorcycles seized from road racers.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
    Prayut gets a taste of acerbic social media as he comes on board
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha, who previously said his real happiness was staying away from social media, is now fully equipped with the famous platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram as well as his personal website, but reaction from netizens might remind him that his first instinct had been the best.
    politics
  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 15:42
    MotoGP racer slams Thai motorcyclists for riding on Bangkok pavement
    A MotoGP racer posted a video clip on his Instagram page on Sunday condemning Thai motorcyclists for riding on a pavement.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
    Top jobs await fast learners, change-embracers
    BEING AN expert in one’s own field may no longer be enough for candidates to get their preferred job in today’s digitalised world, as employers need someone who can adapt quickly to change, learn fast and make use of technology in their roles, according to two directors of the recruitment consultancy firm Robert Walters Thailand.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
    Junta exacerbating seriousness of T-shirt case
    So-called secessionist movement just a handful of ‘powerless’ people, say critics.
    politics
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 10:43
    Five women among 114 arrested on Bangkok road racing charges
    Police stopped and arrested 114 motorcyclists on charges of racing on Bangkok roads on Friday night.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 19:00
    Motorcycle racer gets bail after sentencing
    Motorcyclist Akarakit “Benz racing” Worarojcharoendet, who was sentenced earlier on Friday to eight years in prison for money laundering, was granted Bt1-million bail with a condition that he wears an electronic-monitoring device and cannot leave the country without a judge's permission.
    national
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 12:44
    ‘Benz Racing’ jailed for money laundering
    Motorcycle racer Akarakit “Benz Racing” Worarojcharoendet was sentenced on Friday to eight years in prison for money laundering.
    national
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
    Bangkok congestion worsens
    With close to 10 million vehicles being driven over Bangkok’s main road, which cover just 7 per cent of the capital, the city is suffering from worsening traffic congestion. The problem is further exacerbated by reduced road space due to the ongoing construction of many mass-transit projects.
    national
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 13:57
    It's a bird... it's a train... China pigeon racers cause flap with rail ruse
    Cheating to win is as old as sport itself but two Chinese pigeon racers took it to modern-day extremes when they hid the birds in milk cartons and hopped on a bullet train.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:59
    "A.P. Honda" Announces “Race to the Dream”: Thai Spirit to Catch Their Dreams
    A.P. Honda has launched a new campaign called “Race to the Dream” which aims at supporting  Thai racers to compete in MotoGP in 2025.
    sports
  • Sun, 01 Jul 2018 01:00
    Ex-F1 champ Button ready to crank up the pace in Super ST
    Buriram - DESPITE HAVING 15 Formula One titles with one Championships trophy in 2009 under his belt, British racer Jenson Button remains hungry for more top podium positions, as changes lane to drive in the Super GT for Team Kunimitsu this season.
    sports
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