• Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:13
    His Majesty grants 2,000 blankets, necessities to the poor in Surin
    His Majesty the King graciously had a privy councillor and the Raja Prachanukroh Foundation deliver 2,000 blankets and bags of necessities to residents of three districts in Surin on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
    ANALYSIS: Junta keeps the country guessing about next election
    AFTER SEIZING power from an elected government in May 2014, the ruling junta led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha came up with a political “road map” promising a general election in February 2016.
    politics
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 09:25
    Handbook of new standards coming for kindergartens and nurseries 
    To ensure up-to-par good quality in early childhood care and education at 53,335 kindergartens and nurseries nationwide, the Education Council is now in process of printing a handbook for distribution.
    national
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 18:00
    Military to be out in full display for Children’s Day
    From Thursday to Saturday, military tanks and heavy weapons will be seen on the streets of Bangkok as preparations are made to mark Children’s Day, Colonel Sirichan Nga-thong, deputy spokesperson for the National Council for Peace and Order, said on Wednesday.
    national
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Exporters fret over baht appreciation
    The secretary-general of the Thai National Shippers’ Council said yesterday that exporters were concerned about the appreciation of the baht against the US dollar. 
    Economy
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00
    Civil Partnership Bill now open for public comment
    Members of the public can comment on the Civil Partnership Bill on the Council of State’s website until January 23, according to a Facebook post by the agency.
    national
  • Sat, 05 Jan 2019 14:14
    Clashes between fighting forces continues in Myanmar
    Since the fighting between Restoration Council of Shan State/Shan State Army (RCSS/SSA) and Pa-O National Liberation Organization (PNLO) in December last year, monasteries and homes have been burnt down, local residents stranded in the battle and some fled to safer places.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
    Young victims to get free legal help and counselling
    Lawyers’ council backs decision, judge vows to make court questioning easier.
    national
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 15:30
    New Year anti-drunk driving campaign begins
    The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has started the New Year campaign to arrest drunk drivers and impound their vehicles during the “Seven Dangerous Days”, which run until January 2.
    national
  • Thu, 27 Dec 2018 19:52
    Prem advises Prayut to befriend enemies, critics
    THE PRIVY Council president on Thursday advised the junta chief to treat his critics and political opponents as friends – a move that he said would make his time in power smoother.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
    Can new Umno chief save ailing party from destruction by Mahathir?
    No one in the party, not even Mohamad Hasan himself, ever saw him becoming chief of the United Malays National Organisation – but there he was on Friday chairing his first supreme council meeting as president.
    opinion
  • Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:51
    UN Council votes to send observers to Yemen
    The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously approved a resolution that authorizes the deployment of observers to war-torn Yemen to oversee a fragile truce in the strategic Red Sea port of Hodeida.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Automatic granting of teaching licences to continue
    STUDENTS WHO complete the five-year teacher-training programme will continue to automatically get a teaching licence for now, the Teachers’ Council resolved recently.
    national
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 17:39
    Qatar says Gulf alliance needs replacing
    Qatar called Saturday for a new regional alliance following the failure of the four-decade-old Gulf Cooperation Council to resolve an 18-month rift between the emirate and its neighbours.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 01:00
    Prayut comes under blistering attack as political bans are lifted
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha and his government yesterday came under attack from politicians taking advantage of the junta’s lifting of political restrictions on Tuesday.
    politics
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