Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:55
Our lives on stage
The world-premiere of the musical “The Workshop, A Dress Rehearsal for Life!”, written by life coach Dr Cherie Carter-Scott and based on the numerous coaching-workshops she has conducted in more than 30 countries of the world and over a four-decade career, will be staged at the Thailand Cultural Centre’s small hall on May 18-19, and May 29 to June 1.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
(More) incentives sought for tourism
BUSINESSES are calling on the government to come up with incentives to shore up the tourism industry, such as further liberalisation on visas that include fee waivers for citizens of countries that are still required to apply.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:34
Style Bangkok fair opens
Lifestyle trade fair, Style Bangkok April 2019, kicked off today at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (Bitec) with over 900 brand representatives, manufacturers, designers and international buyers from some 70 countries. The five-day event until April 21 is set to generate some Bt2 billion in trade value.
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Vietnam under fire in steel trade
VIETNAM’S steel industry is facing 47 anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigations from importing countries, accounting for one-third of the total cases of Vietnamese goods, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Trade Defence Department.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Tighter control on transnational food industry required to solve haze problem: expert
A STRONGER political will is required to take action against monoculture corn cultivation both inside Thailand and in neighbouring countries, or the transboundary haze problem will never be solved, environmental experts said, as Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district continues to choke under hazardous smog.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Rolls-Royce sees sunny days in China market
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars set a remarkable business record in 2018 to achieve its greatest sales result in the brand’s 115-year history, with 4,107 cars delivered to customers in over 50 countries worldwide.
Auto & Audio
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
Putin hardly has the right to fight for Assange’s rights
Julian Assange is a man wanted in at least two countries that respect human rights and the rule of law.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 20:30
Thailand 14th in global TB cases
Presently, one-quarter of the world’s population is thought to be infected with latent tuberculosis, with more than 95 per cent of the cases occurring in developing countries.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
Thais lead world in travel this year
THAI people plan to travel overseas by an average 3.9 trips in 2019 – higher than other countries in the Asia Pacific and even across the globe, according to the latest survey by Visa.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
Ingress to distribute robots for auto plants
Automotive components manufacturing firm Ingress Industrial (Thailand) Plc has signed an agreement with a South Korea firm to distribute robots for use in manufacturing automobiles in plants in Thailand and other Asian countries including India, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Sun, 07 Apr 2019 13:57
Ethiopians bid farewell to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle
With poems and speeches, Ethiopians have held an emotional farewell for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle, whose roots in neighbouring Eritrea won him admirers in both countries.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:00
Democracy in decline
Thailand is among 50 countries ranked “not free” in terms of political rights and civil liberties.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 17:16
Dtac launches global Sim deals
Dtac has introduced the Sim Go Inter for travellers to 67 countries.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 12:31
Bangkok Airways launches direct service from Chiang Mai to Laung Prabang
The Chiang Mai - Luang Prabang (Laos) services are added to Bangkok Airways' route network to cover CLMV countries which are Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam by using Chiang Mai as a strategic flying hub, according to the airline's press release.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:57
Thailand ‘Asia’s fourth-biggest source of DDoS attacks’
Thailand ranks fourth on a list of countries in the Asia-Pacific region from which DDoS attacks originate.