Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:48
Locally created glaucoma apps win at Geneva inventions contest
Thai ophthalmologists won three bronze medals at the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions held in Geneva, Switzerland from April 10-14, Dr Sakchai Vongkittirux, a lecturer at Thammasat University’s Department of Ophthalmology who led the team of Thai representatives on Sunday.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:30
Schoolboy Thanachote shares his learning tips
Thanachote Pimelapthanabrun, 14, started learning English by himself before he started school. He has since won many English speech competitions including Triam Udom Suksa School's the TU Open House 2019 in January , beating contestants older than him.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
No post-election obstacles seen for EEC
WHILE SEVERAL parties contesting Sunday’s election have pledged to review the junta’s flagship Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) development scheme, experts said yesterday that most infrastructure projects will continue regardless of which political parties form the post-election government.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:52
KBank seeks modern young women as 10th generation brand ambassadors
Young women are invited to apply for eight brand-ambassador spots in the “KBank e-Girls The 10th Generation 2019” contest, which lasts for two years and brings remuneration worth over Bt2 million.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
The campaign promise we’d love to hear
Not a single party contesting the election has declared a zero-tolerance policy on internal corruption
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
Life imprisonment for murder of ‘insubordinate’ maid
FORMER BEAUTY contestant Krisana “Mona” Suwanpitak was jailed for life yesterday after the Ratchadapisek Criminal Court in Bangkok found her guilty of the 2012 murder of her 16-year-old maid, Jariya Srisak. The girl’s body was then buried near Krisana’s home in Phetchaburi’s Muang district to conceal the crime.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
The real emergencies that Don is ignoring
While President Trump imagines and exaggerates an emergency on the southern border, the real emergencies in the US go on uncontested and ignored. With 40,000 gun deaths in 2017 you would think that maybe a proper form of gun control would be in the offing, but no such luck.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
Space Apps: Bangladeshi team wins Nasa contest
A VIRTUAL REALITY (VR) project developed by four students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) in Bangladesh has won NASA's Space Apps Challenge, a global competition.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
Thai Raksa Chart hopefuls among 2,810 candidates to qualify
THE ELECTION Commission (EC) yesterday announced the names of 2,810 party-list candidates who are qualified to contest the March 24 election – including representatives of the Thai Raksa Chart Party.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Where mini firefighting vehicles help
LY NHON Thanh's mini fire engine won the third prize in a contest last year called Community’s Ideas for innovative technology ideas, products and solutions.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 17:00
Thailand wins ice sculpture contest again
Thailand has again won the grand prize at the 46th International Snow Sculpture contest in Sapporo, Japan, this time with an ice sculpture depicting Siamese fighting fish.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 01:00
AF8 kids back onstage
A dozen contestants from Season 8 of “Academy Fantasia” are reuniting for the concert “AF8 Infinity” at the KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha Theatre in Siam Square One on February 17.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:40
Chance to become famous with iPhone
Apple is kicking off 2019 by inviting iPhone users to submit the best image they have capture with their phone camera between January 22 and February 7 as part of its “Shot on iPhone Challenge”.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Strong-handed approach not working in the South
IN AN attempt to calm fears about the security situation in the deep South, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha issued a statement yesterday urging the public not to lose faith in his government’s efforts to bring an end to the conflict in this historically contested region.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Tasty treats in downtown Bangkok
The Wongnai Bangkok Food Festival 2019 is back at the square at the front of CentralWorld until Sunday and this year offers more than 100 today until Sunday.