Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Which path to happiness should a Buddhist seeker take?
Thanks to Ye Olde Theologian for asking the very good question, what is self-transcendence? In this brief reply I have borrowed from my letter available in full on the Buddhist Channel. Theologians may note I use the language of my teachers, made my own by practice and experience.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
NACC clears Prawit of any wrongdoing over watches
Anti-corruption watchdog finds luxury Timepieces were borrowed from now deceased friend, sniffs no graft.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 17:00
Funeral Service Welfare Fund for Teachers borrowers urged to quickly reach debt compromises with GSB
Teachers who had borrowed money from the Funeral Service Welfare Fund for Teachers and Education Personnel’s loan scheme and who are obliged to reach debt compromises with the Government Savings Bank (GSB), should speedily proceed to do so, an adviser to the education minister said on Sunday.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:00
On Borrowed Time
Parkpoom Wongpoom's new film focuses on a spirit who inhabits a teenager's body on a temporary basis
movie & TV
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
ANALYSIS: Red-faced junta can’t woo people with borrowed slogans
WHILE THE two military coups that occurred in the past 12 years have tried to eliminate the so-called Thaksin regime from the Thai political landscape, the junta’s latest campaign to promote General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s administration has only brought the influential tycoon back into the political discourse.
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:19
Abused draftee no ‘Servant’, merely ‘borrowed’, says Prawit
Faced with media reports about an Army private having to take care of an officer’s chickens and fighting cocks, Deputy Premier and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan on Tuesday insisted that there was no such thing as “servant soldiers”.
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00
Somyot ‘confident’ after questioned by DSI over Bt300m loan
AFTER BEING questioned by the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) about money he claimed to have borrowed from the alleged owner of a brothel, former national police chief Pol General Somyot Poompunmuang yesterday said he was confident he would receive justice and was willing to provide more information upon request.
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00
Widow seeks help to bring husband’s body back from South Korea
A THAI woman whose husband committed suicide in South Korea has pleaded for financial help to bring his body home.
The couple from Buri Ram’s Krasang district had originally borrowed money to buy tickets to visit South Korea last year, and stayed there to work illegally.
Sun, 28 Jan 2018 01:00
Academics say Prawit ‘broke the law’ over watches
IT WAS against anti-corruption laws for Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan to have borrowed luxury watches from his friends, legal experts claimed at a political seminar yesterday.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:00
Scepticism abounds about Prawit’s ‘borrowed’ watch
Deputy pm to explain luxury items to NACC amid concerns about integrity of probe and anti-graft chief’s neutrality.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:54
Police use ‘call-centre tactic’ to lure drug suspect
A Crime Suppression Division police officer borrowed a tactic from call-centre scammers on Monday when he pretended to be a bank official to lure a drug suspect to be arrested in Nakhon Pathom.
Tue, 04 Jul 2017 01:00
Hong Kong’s borrowed time is running out – fast
The oft-used epithet “a borrowed place on borrowed time” once spurred Hong Kong to make the most of opportunities.
Fri, 26 May 2017 15:33
Phuket City museum ‘temporarily’ closed after grand opening
PHUKET: Officials have announced that the newly-launched Peranakannitat Museum is temporarily closed until exhibitors return all the items borrowed from Phuket residents to display during the grand opening ceremony held in Phuket City last week.
Tue, 31 May 2016 01:00
Higher public debt OK if invested in growth segments, EIC says
THE EFFORT to bolster the economy by increasing the public debt is the right way for Thailand but the government should invest such borrowed funds in infrastructure and tourism to add high value to these sectors, the SCB Economic Intelligence Centre says.
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 01:00
Household debt expected to remain above 80% of GDP
The level of household debt this year is expected to continue to exceed 80 per cent of gross domestic product even though some people who borrowed to take advantage of the previous elected government’s first-car scheme will pay off that debt in the fourth