• Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:13
    His Majesty grants 2,000 blankets, necessities to the poor in Surin
    His Majesty the King graciously had a privy councillor and the Raja Prachanukroh Foundation deliver 2,000 blankets and bags of necessities to residents of three districts in Surin on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    Saying no to plastic bags
    Athiwara “Toon” Khongmalai of Bodyslam, whose is well known for his charitable efforts to help Thais, is taking part in 7-Eleven’s campaign “Reduce A Plastic Bag A Day. Yes, You Can” aiming to turn plastic bag use into donations for Siriraj Hospital.
    lifestyle
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 13:03
    Truck stopped in Lampang hauling 10 million meth pills
    The driver of an 18-wheel trailer truck was arrested at a checkpoint in Lampang early Wednesday after police found an estimated 10 million methamphetamine pills hidden in bags aboard the vehicle.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:37
    Foreign tourists help clear trash from Samui beaches
    Foreign tourists on Monday gathered for the second day at a beach on Samui Island in Surat Thani province to help collect trash and debris swept to the shore by tropical storm Pabuk, which hit the Southern region last week.
    national
  • Sat, 05 Jan 2019 12:00
    Jakartans agree with plastic ban: Environment agency
    Despite their dependence on plastic bags, Jakartans mostly agree with the city administration’s plan to issue a policy restricting plastic bag use, according to a survey conducted by the Jakarta Environment Agency.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 16:20
    Bali enacts plastics ban, targeting 70 per cent reduced use in 2019
    Bali has taken a big step to curb pollution in its seas, enacting a ban on troublesome single-use plastics like shopping bags, styrofoam and straws.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
    New Year gifts to your health unwrapped by the NHSO
    THE NATIONAL Health Security Office (NHSO) has some “gifts” for the holidays, including improved colostomy bags and hormonal medicines for premature puberty.
    national
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:21
    Oceans of garbage prompt war on plastics
    Faced with images of turtles smothered by plastic bags, beaches carpeted with garbage and islands of trash floating in the oceans, environmentalists say the world is waking up to the need to tackle plastic pollution at the source.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:35
    Murder hunt in Chaiyaphum after dead newborn girl
    A dead newborn girl, having sustained a deep cut to her throat and blunt-force trauma to the face, was found in multi-layer plastic bags disposed of by the roadside in Chaiyaphum’s Mueang district on Monday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:46
    More garbage dumped on roadside in Krabi
    About 10 bags of garbage have been found dumped on the roadside in Mueang Krabi District where many tourists pass as they head to famous tourist spots in Ao Nang.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:00
    Plastic bags are just the tip of the trash mountain
    Once again we are hearing that Thailand is getting serious about plastic bags, this time because it’s Thai Environment Day (today). Note that nothing is being mentioned about all the other plastic waste, just the bags. 
    your say
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:00
    Thailand gets serious about plastic bags
    Tomorrow (Tuesday, December 4) is Thai Environment Day, and the Natural Resource and Environment Ministry has all shopping malls and shops, including convenience stores, begging you to do without single-use plastic bags, at least for one day.
    national
  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 09:59
    His Majesty sends help to storm victims in Phayao
    His Majesty the King on Saturday graciously had privy councillor Chirayu Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya deliver bags of necessities to 1,000 Loei families affected by a storm.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:40
    Italy in the bag
    Luxury Italian brand Bottega Veneta brings style to your hands this winter with the a collection of the Maxi Cabat bags, inspired by the iconic Cabat design first launched in 2001.
    shopping
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Why CP All’s preaching about plastic bags rings hollow 
    Re: “A plea to 7-Eleven: Stop talking about removing plastic bags – just do it!”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
    your say
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