• Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
    Pheu Thai claims right to form govt
    Party stitches together coalition of six parties, says poll results point to a rejection of Prayut.
    politics
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 19:43
    Thailand's puzzling election results explained
    Thailand's 2014 coup leader and junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha is one step closer to power after a shock election Sunday that lifted his party ahead in the popular vote.
    politics
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 17:24
    Democrats rule out joining Pheu Thai-led camp, while Bhumjaithai keeps powder dry over ‘swing’ intentions
    Emerging as swing parties potentially supporting one of the two camps hoping to successfully form the next government, the Democrat Party has stated its strong stance against joining the pro-Shinawatra camp, while Bhumjaithai remains silent about which way it will lean.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:55
    Living like a local
    Leading Japanese lingerie brand Wacoal Corp moves into the hospitality business by turning a traditional Kyoto-style townhouse into the Kyo no Ondokoro Fuyacho-Nijo private villa that is scheduled to open this Saturday (March 30).
    sleep
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
    Hope for Thailand if Future Forward can resist temptation of govt power
    The preliminary results of Sunday’s election point to either a military-backed government (Phalang Pracharat) or a ruling coalition led by a notoriously corrupt party (Pheu Thai).
    your say
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
    Race to muster coalition
    Pheu Thai and Phalang Pracharat both claim right to form government with support of likeminded parties
    politics
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:25
    Phalang Pracharat seeking to form coalition govt
    The Phalang Pracharat Party is prepared to form the next government, after claiming it has secured a mandate to rule from voters nationwide.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:32
    Man dies of suffocation after lighting fire in Samut Prakan rented room
    A Nakhon Sawan man died of suffocation after a charcoal fire was lit inside his rented room in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district on Wednesday, police said.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:32
    Bangkok air hostess dies in ‘suicide’
    A 31-year-old air hostess was found dead on Thursday in her apartment in Bangkok's Ratchathewee district in an apparent charcoal-burning suicide, Din Daeng police inspector Lt Colonel Thewa Boonchawiang said.
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  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:26
    Banpu 'unaffected' by China's Dalian Port ban
    Banpu (BANPU), a leading integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, said in a press release on Friday that the company is unaffected by Northeast China's Dalian port banning Australian coal imports from this month.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
    Beware revealing graphic details of charcoal suicides, media is warned
    FOLLOWING a significant number of recent charcoal-burning suicides in Thailand, the Public Health Ministry’s Mental Health Department is urging the media to avoid giving too many details of how the deaths occurred, out of fear that such reports could lead to copycat deaths.
    national
  • Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
    Heavy clashes' as US-backed forces make final push against IS
    Hasakeh, Syria - US-backed forces were locked in fierce fighting Sunday as they pressed the battle against the last shred of the Islamic State group's "caliphate" in eastern Syria.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Feb 2019 11:45
    Malaysia's toppled leader to go on trial over 1MDB scandal
    Malaysia's toppled leader Najib Razak will go on trial this week over an extraordinary financial scandal that contributed to the downfall of his long-ruling coalition and reverberated around the world.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Feb 2019 01:00
    Thousands of South Koreans mourn tragic death of coal worker
    Some 2,500 South Koreans marched through Seoul Saturday to honour a worker who was crushed to death at a coal plant fuelling an outcry which led to a landmark amendment of the nation's industrial safety laws.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 20:11
    Pheu Thai Party names premiership hopefuls 
    Former coalition leader Pheu Thai Party said on Thursday that its de facto leader Khunying Sudarat Keyuraphan, popular figure Chatchart Sittipan and core leader Chaikasem Nitisiri would be on its premier candidate list.
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