Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:50
Pattaya golf course opens
Chartered Square Holding Company Limited says it has invested over Bt1 billion in its new five-star golf resort in Pattaya.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Interest from investments in FIDF bonds exempted from income tax
THE NATIONAL Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has issued an order under Article 44 of the charter to exempt income tax on interest revenue derived from bonds issued by the Financial Institutions Development Fund (FIDF) in a bid to boost the country’s financial system stability.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:00
Bus driver gets four-year jail term over passenger deaths
A Thai bus driver, who reportedly drove under drug influence and crashed his company’s chartered double-decker coach at a downhill curve in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Wang Nam Khieo district on March 22 resulting in 18 passenger deaths and 32 injuries, has been sentenced to a four-year-and-one-month jail term and his driver’s licence permanently revoked.
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
BOT expected to hike key interest rate
STANDARD Chartered Bank (Thailand) expects the Bank of Thailand (BOT) to start monetary policy normalisation and increase the interest rate by 25 basis points (bps) , from 1.50 per cent to 1.75 per cent, in November.
Sun, 28 Oct 2018 13:57
Officials track wild elephant involved in fatal van crash
An elephant with a leg injury, suspected to have been involved in an accident early on Saturday with a chartered van that caused the death of two people and left nine injured, was reportedly spotted on Saturday afternoon in the Chachoengsao forest park by Ang Rua Nai Wildlife Sanctuary officials.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 11:55
Two killed, nine injured as van collides with wild elephant in Chachoengsao
A van driver and a passenger were killed and nine other passengers were injured when their chartered van hit a large wild elephant on a road in Chachoengsao's Sanam Chaikhet district early on Saturday.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:48
Myanmar woman killed, 22 injured in bus crash in Kanchanaburi
A chartered bus taking students and teachers from Nakhon Pathom to give donations to underprivileged students at a school in Kanchanaburi hit the rear of a passenger bus on Tuesday, resulting in one death and 22 injuries.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
Economists back Korn in row over PTT acquisition plan
INDEPENDENT economists have thrown their support behind former finance minister Korn Chatikavanij’s move to take PTT, a listed giant energy company, to the Constitutional Court on grounds of violating the charter and engaging in unfair business practice.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
Global appeasement of bullying China is a shameful spectacle
Re: “Beijing has violated Olympic charter to deprive Taiwan of Games”, Have Your Say, August 29.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:00
Beijing has violated Olympic charter to deprive Taiwan of Games
Following a wave of coercion used in recent months by China to make multinational business and airline operators change their designation of Taiwan, Beijing exerted its power again on July 24 to influence the East Asian Olympic Committee (EAOC) to cancel Taiwan’s right to host the 2019 East Asian Youth Games.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:25
Charter protesters get suspended sentences
Three activists on Wednesday were sentenced to four months in jail, reduced to a two-year suspension, for tearing up ballots during the junta-controlled constitutional referendum in August 2016.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:47
Nutanix launches new channel charter: Power to the Partner
Nutanix announced Wednesday that the company is officially launching its new channel charter, Power to the Partner.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
Charter change: learning from Thailand’s errors
For me, the current debate surrounding charter change in the Philippines feels like deja vu.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
Baht expected to strengthen by year-end
THE BAHT is expected to reverse course in the next few months, and the central bank is likely to raise the key interest rate in September, Tim Leelahaphan, an economist at the Standard Chartered Bank Thailand, has forecast.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:59
Copter crashes in Khon Kaen paddy field, kills 4
A chartered helicopter crashed in a paddy field in Khon Kaen’s Chonnabot district on Wednesday morning, killing all four people aboard, police said.