Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:36
Clark International Airport shut down after quake
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — All flights in Clark International Airport were canceled following a magnitude 6.1 tremor that jolted parts of Luzon on Monday afternoon.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
Scientists revive brain function in dead pigs
Scientists have managed to restore cell function in the brains of pigs hours after they died, in a breakthrough Wednesday that experts said threw into question the very notion of what makes animals – or even humans – alive.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:56
THAI rebooks 387 passengers after truck damages jumbo jet wing at De Gaulle Airport
A Thai Airways International flight from Paris to Bangkok was cancelled on Wednesday with the 387 scheduled passengers of the jumbo Aribus 380 aircraft “handled according to standard procedures,” the company confirmed in a statement release on Thursday.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Sea-home pioneer’s visa cancelled
An American bitcoin investor who set up a floating “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket has had his visa revoked and he was put on a blacklist after the Thai Navy accused him of violating the country's sovereignty by building a waterborne homestead.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 18:30
Young Patong hero rewarded for collecting garbage from filthy canal
A Phuket boy has been rewarded after setting an excellent example for the rest of the Patong community.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 17:38
DKSH expands tech Centre of Excellence at Mahidol University
DKSH Business Unit Technology, a leading market-expansion services provider for technology companies, has recently expanded the Centre of Excellence at Bangkok’s renowned Mahidol University.
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:06
Stem cell treatment could reverse gum disease
TOKYO - A research team from Juntendo University and others is this month starting a clinical trial to regenerate bones and organs damaged by periodontitis, commonly known as gum disease, using patients’ own stem cells and blood components.
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 01:00
Answers demanded on Mekong rapids
An activist who has been fighting for years against the planned dredging of sections of the Mekong River for greater shipping access has called on the authorities to clarify the status of the project, which was supposed to have been cancelled following a meeting between Thai and Chinese officials last month.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
Chasing celluloid dreams
Young people from all over the country flock to China’s Tinseltown in the hope of finding work in the movies
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:36
International research team ‘wakes up’ mammoth cell nuclei in Japan
TOKYO - New findings indicate that the resurrection of mammoths is not a fantasy, a research team including members from Kindai University is saying, after cell nuclei extracted from the 28,000-year-old remains of a woolly mammoth were discovered to retain some function.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:22
AIA shows 'double digit' growth
AIA Group said in a press release on Friday that it has delivered excellent operating performance with double-digit growth across its main financial metrics for the 12 months ending December 31, 2018.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
To end smog, give farmers better options than burning
Re: “Mae Hong Son flights cancelled due to fire-caused reduced visibility”, National, March 13.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:53
Mae Hong Son flights cancelled due to fire-caused reduced visibility
In the face of a worsening smog crisis, Bangkok Airways has cancelled its flights to and from Mae Hong Son province since Monday.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 21:02
THAI resumes flights on Bangkok-Karachi route, via Omani airspace
Thai Airways International (THAI) has resumed normal flights to and from Karachi via Omani airspace, after flights were cancelled due to the closure of Pakistani airspace last Wednesday.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 17:31
Japan okays research using human cells in animals
Japan has given the green light to a controversial research process involving implanting animals with human stem cells that could eventually help grow human organs for transplant inside animal hosts.