• Tue, 20 Nov 2018 17:30
    Three sentenced to 4 years in jail for attempted rhino horn smuggling
    Samut Prakan Provincial Court on Tuesday handed down sentences of four years’ imprisonment to former Saraburi public prosecutor Pol Major Worapas Boonsri and two female civilians over their attempt to smuggle 21 rhino horns worth Bt49.4 million into the country through Suvarnabhumi Airport on March 10 last year.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:10
    Xi visits Philippines as China, US wrangle for supremacy
    Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in the Philippines Tuesday for his first state visit to the country, a traditional US ally that is a key prize as Beijing and Washington jostle for supremacy in the Pacific.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
    Thai political party jigsaw attracts new faces, veteran names
    Famous golfer Thongchai Jaidee, a former beauty queen and veteran politicians were among those who flocked to new parties in Thailand on Sunday as a jigsaw of alliances formed ahead of the country’s much-anticipated poll in February.
    opinion
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
    Major sees no threat to film industry from digital march
    MAJOR CINEPLEX is confident that the film industry and cinema will continue to see growth next year even in the digital age, as the number of cineplexes are too few for the country’s 67.7 million population.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
    Brunei ready to gain from data-driven innovation
    TECHNOLOGIES in the field of computational intelligence will empower Brunei “to shape and build a better future” and enable the country “to jump onto the bandwagon of data-driven innovation in order to create new research and development breakthroughs across the economy”, according to Dean of the School of Computing and Informatics, Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB) Au Thien Wan.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:20
    55,000 police to guard 200 Loy Krathong venues nationwide
    The Royal Thai Police will deploy 55,000 policemen to keep security at some 200 Loy Krathong venues around the country on Thursday night, a deputy national police chief said on Monday.
    national
  • 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.
    national
  • Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:32
    Urgent : Leading Australia wedding magazine shuts over gay snub
    Sydney - A leading Australian bridal magazine has shut after being ditched by advertisers for refusing to feature same-sex couples, one year after the country changed its marriage laws.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 10:42
    Meeting planned on WTO ruling on cigarette imports
    Thai Customs officials plan to hold a meeting next week on the ruling issued by a World Trade Organisation [WTO] against the country’s regulations on cigarette imports, a spokesperson of Customs Department told The Nation on Saturday.
    national
  • Sat, 17 Nov 2018 07:07
    Trump opens door to trade deal with China soon
    President Donald Trump said Friday that China was ready to make a deal to defuse trade tensions, so he might not have to punish the country with more import tariffs.
    business
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:26
    Two Panthongtae associates face arrest after skipping country before indictment hearing
    Two co-defendants in a money-laundering case against former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s son Panthongtae face arrest warrants after they failed to meet public prosecutors as summoned.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 09:34
    542 foreigners arrested in latest weekly crackdown
    Police searched 262 locations around the country on Thursday and arrested 542 foreigners who have been living in Thailand illegally and/or committed criminal offences.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:18
    Saudis issue charges but exonerate crown prince in Khashoggi murder
    The Saudi government exonerated the country's powerful crown prince of involvement in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi Thursday as death-penalty charges were announced against five men and the US placed sanctions on 17 suspected of involvement.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:30
    Blacklisted Swede arrested in Phuket
    A Swedish man, who had been blacklisted, has been arrested in Phuket on Tuesday over a previous drug case and illegal entry into the country.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 09:23
    Suu Kyi challenges investors to help Myanmar catch up with Singapore
    Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday spoke of her hope for the country to catch up to Singapore’s stage of development within 20 years as she urged foreign investors to help her achieve that mission.
    Breaking News
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