• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:45
    BOT might act on mortgage-loan brawling
    The Bank of Thailand appears likely to rein in mortgage lending out of concern that fierce competition among banks could weaken loan criteria. “The Bank of Thailand will consult with all concerned parties,” its governor, Veerathai Santiprabhob, told reporters on Monday on the side lines of a central bank symposium.
    Economy
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:26
    MIH unveils Myanmar’s fastest fibre-optic Internet
    Service provider Myanmar Information Highway (MIH) has introduced the country’s fastest fibre-optic Internet broadband for business, with 100-gigabit-per-second (Gbps) network capacity, covering 23 townships and major buildings in Yangon. Managing director Sunti Medhavikul said communication infrastructure was one of the keys to businesses success in the digital era.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:21
    NBTC awards 1800MHz licence to AWN
    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission on Monday awarded the licence to use the 1800MHz band to Advanced Wireless Network (AWN), NBTC secretary-general Takorn Tantasith said.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:06
    Bangkok battered by heavy rain
    Many parts of Bangkok were hit by heavy downpours on Monday, causing flooded roads and traffic snarls.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:57
    BMA to seek Cabinet approval for two more drainage tunnels
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will seek Cabinet approval for two drainage tunnels jointly costing more than Bt3.9 billion, deputy BMA governor Chakkaphan Phiewngam said Monday.
    national
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:42
    Woman dies after pick-up pins her in Chachoengsao ditch
    A woman drowned after being pinned down in a ditch by her own pickup truck in Chachoengsao's Ban Pho district Sunday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:04
    Porsche first German carmaker to abandon diesel engines
    Sports car maker Porsche said Sunday it would become the first German auto giant to abandon the diesel engine, reacting to parent company Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal and urban driving bans.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:54
    EU calls for probe into Danske Bank money laundering scandal
    The European Commission has called for an EU investigation into the regulatory failures that led to a multi-billion euro money laundering scandal at Denmark's Danske Bank.
    business
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    The dilemma in the rise of e-sports
    Bangkok, Thailand (The Nation/ANN) - Computer gamers are likely headed for the Olympics, but that doesn’t mean we can shed all care.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    New risks that confront the post-Lehman world
    When investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed on September 15, 2008, Axel Weber – then the president of Germany’s central bank and a top official at the European Central Bank – had a helicopter-view of the mayhem that followed, in the form of the worst global recession since the 1930s.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Life in limbo for Thailand’s urban refugees
    Although Thailand has hosted tens of thousands of Myanmar refugees in “temporary shelters” along the Myanmar border for more than three decades now, Thai authorities are often surprised to learn that there are other refugees in need of protection in Thailand.
    opinion
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Buriram bag title, vow to improve
    BURIRAM UNITED coach Bozidar Bandovic vowed his side would get even stronger next season after they secured the Thai League 1 title on Saturday.
    sports
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 19:51
    Capital Deluge
    With rainfall exceeding 100 millimeters in Bangkok’s Bang Kapi area, the Ramkhamhaeng Road becomes seriously flooded on Sunday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Safer roads will boost Thai GDP by 22 per cent: World Bank
    THAILAND could gain significant long-term economic benefit by making the roads safer and saving its mainly young and capable population from premature death in accidents, the World Bank says.
    national
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 19:18
    DIVINE VOYAGE
    A statue of the Hindu god Ganesha is placed in a boat at Bangkok’s Rama IX Bridge today for its annual river journey to the site of a worship ceremony elsewhere in the capital.
    Breaking News
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