• Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:30
    No cave-rescue movie plans: culture minister
    No one has signed the rights to make a movie about the Tham Luang cave rescue, amid news that Universal Pictures had signed a deal, the Culture Ministry said on Wednesday.
    national
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:46
    Ceremony marks royal cremation anniversary
    Culture Ministry is hosting the “His Majesty will live in our hearts eternally” exhibition at Bangkok’s National Museum from October 25 to November 2, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojanarat told a press conference today (Thursday) at the National Museum.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:15
    Pillars Bangkok hosts top Turkish chef
    Celebrated Turkish chef Tolgar Mireli is back at luxury boutique hotel 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok with preparations for an unparalleled experience in Turkish cuisine and culture that coincides with Turkey’s National Day on October 29.
    tasty
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 16:00
    New agricultural extension chief appointed in seven-official reshuffle
    The Cabinet has approved the promotion of the deputy director-general of the Agricultural Extension Department, Samrarn Saraban, to the position of director-general, Agriculture Minister Krissada Boonraj said on Tuesday.
    national
  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:51
    Corteva Agriscience and IRRI announce rice tech partnership
    Corteva Agriscience – the agriculture division of US giant DowDuPont – and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) on Monday announced a multi-year framework agreement on collaborative rice research, deployment of new breeding technologies and the development of breeding programmes.
    Economy
  • Mon, 15 Oct 2018 19:15
    Street art gallery in the ruins of Phuket's Ban Roeng Chit
    An interesting part of Phuket town’s street-art culture is that it tackles taboo social topics.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 01:00
    Turkey submits to power of Thai arts
    Country will next month counter with a showcase of its culture here
    national
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:23
    Portrait of the artist
    John Hockney, David Hockney’s brother, will give a 120-minute lavishly illustrated talk about the artist, his family and the friends he has painted, photographed, I- Padded, etched, and lithographed in The BACC Art Talk 2018: Lesson Abroad Series #1 “Hockney on Hockney” on Tuesday (October 16) in Meeting Room 501 of the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.
    Art
  • Sun, 07 Oct 2018 17:51
    Bangkok’s northerners host merit-making festival
    Buddhists from the North staged a large merit-making festival at Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram in Bangkok over the weekend.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:30
    Exhibition highlights cruelty of elephant poaching
    The tragic scene of an African elephant lying dead in a pool of blood with its calf standing nearby is front and centre in an art display at the Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC) in a bid to boost public awareness of the illegal ivory trade.
    national
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    CABINET GIVES THE NOD TO RESTRUCTURE FARMERS’ DEBT 
    The Cabinet yesterday approved the rehabilitation of Bt6.3 billion in loans extended to 36,605 farmers, who are members of the Reconstruction and Development Fund (RDF), by the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC), Nattaporn Jatusripitak, spokesperson attached to the deputy prime minister in charge of economic affairs, said after a Cabinet meeting yesterday.
    Economy
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
    Deputy Governor vows to save cash-strapped BACC
    THE Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) will get a new lease of life once it receives the subsidies promised by the city administration.
    national
  • Sun, 30 Sep 2018 01:00
    Researchers find 160 orchid species in Bengkulu
    A group of researchers from Bengkulu University's school of agriculture has found and documented 160 orchid species in the region. 
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 28 Sep 2018 02:00
    City Hall invites BACC board for talks to resolve feud
    BANGKOK’S administration has invited members of the Bangkok Arts and Culture Centre (BACC) board to a meeting next week in a bid to end an ongoing feud, in which the art centre has been accusing City Hall of wanting to take over its administration.
    national
  • Thu, 27 Sep 2018 01:00
    PM steps in to solve BMA, BACC conflict
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Cha-o-cha yesterday assigned his deputy secretary Puttipong Punnakan to help reconcile the conflict between the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) and Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC).
    national
  • Search More