Sat, 16 Mar 2019 20:24
Cuddly polar bear cub makes splash in Berlin debut
Berlin's latest zoo celebrity, a fluffy polar bear cub, made her first tentative steps on the public stage Friday, with media hungry to anoint her the rightful successor to late lamented superstar Knut.
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:43
SET, TLA join to tackle climate change
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has joined with the Thai Library Association (TLA) under the Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in launching the “Library: Care the Bear” project.
Sun, 10 Feb 2019 01:00
Russian Arctic archipelago sounds alarm over aggressive polar bears
A Russian Arctic archipelago on Saturday declared an emergency situation over an "invasion" of dozens of aggressive polar bears that have entered homes and public buildings.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:50
Ailing Asian black bear captured in Prachin Buri
An ailing Asian black bear was captured for rehabilitation in Prachin Buri's Prachantakham district on Wednesday night after it came out of a forest to search for food.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
Israel, Germany upset by BNK48 singer’s swastika shirt
AT LEAST TWO foreign envoys in Thailand have openly expressed dismay after a member of the popular all-girl singing group BNK48 sported a T-shirt bearing a Nazi swastika.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
Four held after bid to smuggle animal parts into Laos foiled
A TIMELY police crackdown on a gang involved in transnational wildlife smuggling yielded more than 1,600 pieces of bear claws and tiger parts that were about to be smuggled into Laos.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Gay tourists trump expat bigots
Perhaps the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has expressed greater forbearance, arguably provoked by spotting an opportunity to attract wider inward investment.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
Rebound seen amid global bearishness
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 01:00
Defendants deny charges in bearcat hunting case
ALL DEFENDANTS in the much-publicised binturong (bearcat) hunting case, with the exception of one fugitive, denied all charges at the Kanchanaburi Provincial Court yesterday.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 15:01
Third straight rout end worst weak for Dow, Nasdaq since 2008 crisis
Wall Street ended its worst week in a decade with more bruising losses Friday, and with the tech-rich Nasdaq entering a bear market amid worries about trade wars and a possible US government shutdown.
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 12:25
Bear cub does King Kong act on Korat condo
An Asian black bear cub spent the better part of two days clambering around the exterior of a Nakhon Ratchasima condo building before being netted on Saturday afternoon and taken back to the nearby national park where condo owners would prefer it to live.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Cryptocurrency pioneer plans security token offering
Satang Corporation, one of the pioneers in the cryptocurrency business in Thailand, plans to raise funds by issuing a security token offering (STO), as part of its efforts to build a digital asset ecosystem that could help revitalise the bearish market for digital currencies.
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 01:00
Electro at its best
808 Festival - Thailand’s leading electronic dance music festival - is back for its sixth year at Live Park Rama IX next month.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
MARKET RECOVERY SEEN FROM CHINA TAX INITIATIVE
Bear markets tend to present bargain-hunting opportunities to long-term investors. We believe the China market would perform better next year.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:47
Xieng Khuang’s old Buddha endures scars of war to entice visitors
While there are numerous large Buddha images across Asia like those in China, Vietnam and Thailand, the striking example at Phiavat temple stands out as it still bears the scars of war.