Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:32
Siam Makro marks 30 years with new loyalty campaign
Siam Makro Public Co Ltd has launched a new “buy more get more” loyalty campaign under the “30 Years 30 Million” theme to encourage more spending and drive sales with the use of e-stamps and lucky draws.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:26
DTAC applies to buy 700MHz licence
The board of Total Access Communication PLC (DTAC) has given the go-ahead for DTAC TriNet to submit an application to the Office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) on today’s deadline (June 19) to buy one block of the 700 megahertz (MHz) spectrum.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 01:00
Regulator ‘confident’ telecoms will buy 700MHz slots today
THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) secretary-general Takorn Tantasith yesterday expressed confidence that the three 900MHz telecom operators will each purchase one of the three 700MHz slots today.
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
Mercurius to buy a half stake in Thai developer
MERCURIUS Capital Investment is looking to acquire half of a Thai private property developer, Grand Bay Hotel, for more than Bt310 million (S$13.6 million), as well as jointly develop a resort in Phuket, Thailand.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:46
EXIM introduces export credit insurance
The Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) is ready to support Thai exporters’ in this era of global trade-on threats through export credit insurance and buyer risk assessment, it announced on Monday
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:43
Toon runs again – this time for Isaan hospitals
Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai kicked off a series of charity runs in northeastern Nong Khai province on Saturday to raise funds for small hospitals to buy much-needed equipment.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:53
Easy Buy given 'AA+' Fitch rating
Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has assigned a National Long-Term Rating of 'AA+(tha)' to Easy Buy Public Company Limited's (EB; AA+(tha)/Stable) upcoming issue of senior unsecured bonds. The bonds will have a tenor of up to three years.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
Villagers in Khon Kaen falling for so-called healing plastic card
KHON KAEN Provincial Public Health official Peera Areerat has warned people against buying a so-called “plastic healing card” as it has no miraculous healing powers or the ability to soothe aches.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:49
Khon Kaen villagers swear by 'miracle powers' of plastic healing card
Local residents in northeastern Khon Khaen province are rushing to buy a plastic card they believe has miraculous powers to soothe body pain.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:30
The latest in pest control: If you can’t beat them, eat them!
A northeastern province has come up with a solution for pest control that buys into the Internet meme, “If you can’t beat them, eat them!”
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
Are Thai bureaucrats in cahoots with medical insurance companies?
We expats are all told it’s important to buy health insurance. Yet I once figured out that the money I would spend in a lifetime on insurance would most likely far exceed the amount I would spend on medical bills. (While people laugh at me for being a vegan, I’m 68 years old and, except for the one time I was in an accident, I haven’t needed to go to a doctor in 15 years).
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 21:00
Stricken Phoenix gathers dust after auction fails to find a buyer
Last month’s auction to sell the Phoenix, the tour boat that capsized causing the drowning of 47 Chinese tourists on July 5 last year, failed to secure a buyer.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Floating sweatshops: Is the fish you eat caught by ‘slaves’?
The global fishing industry is riddled with forced labour, anti-trafficking experts say, warning that consumers are unaware of the “true cost” of the seafood they buy in stores and restaurants.
Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
Residential property activity slows down in region: S&P
ACTIVITY has slowed in residential property within Asia-Pacific as policy tightening has rippled through some markets, with buyers and sellers waiting for conditions to stabilise, said S&P Global Ratings in a report published yesterday.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Free music in Pattaya
The free Thailand Cultural Music Festival on Pattaya Klang Beach tomorrow and Saturday presents the country’s leading performers in folk and modern genres.