• Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
    Prayut is not a state official, says ombudsman
    Critics question its authority to decide on the issue; future forward party escapes ban.
  • Wed, 27 Feb 2019 01:00
    Rice tariffication, new BSP charter ‘credit positive’: Moody's
    TWO LANDMARK measures signed into law by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte this month — one expanding the mandate of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and another liberalising the rice trade — are expected to enhance the country’s financial and macroeconomic stability, according to debt watcher Moody’s Investors Service.
  • Tue, 26 Feb 2019 01:00
    2019: the year of choices for Asean bond markets
    IF JANUARY developments are any to go by, 2019 looks to be a year of heightened volatility with risk themes across rates, trade and general economic growth continuing to ebb and flow in the global financial markets. But rather than playing it safe, the availability of choices will be the bond market’s new best friend in this fluid environment.
  • Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:26
    Driver arrested over theft from tourists
    A chartered bus driver was arrested for allegedly stealing cash from an Australian and two Britons while they were visiting Kanchanaburi on Tuesday using his bus service.
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  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
    Charter court to decide Thai Raksa Chart’s fate
    The Constitutional Court yesterday agreed unanimously to accept the Election Commission (EC)’s petition to dissolve the pro-Shinawatra Thai Raksa Chart Party for allegedly undermining the constitutional monarchy system.
  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:59
    Charter court to hear EC petition on Thai Raksa Chart
    The Constitutional Court on Thursday agreed to hear the Election Commission’s petition to disband Thai Raksa Chart Party.
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  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thai Raksa Chart vows to fight threat of dissolution
    Party questions ec’s rush to petition charter court without conducting proper investigation
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Ex-CDC spokesman clarifies 150-day window to hold poll
    A FORMER spokesman of the now-defunct Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC), Chartchai na Chiangmai, yesterday confirmed that the 150-day period prescribed by the charter on holding the election only covers the casting of ballots, not the announcement of election results.
  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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