Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:00
HIGHER BANK ACCOUNTING STANDARD MAY BE DELAYED
Finance Ministry is considering allowing the state-owned banks to delay implementing the new accounting standard IFRS9 by a year to 2021, as most of the banks must revise their system, said a Ministry source recently.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:17
Rama III-Dao Khanong expressway construction to start in May
The long-delayed construction of a 19.2-km elevated expressway from Rama III Road to Dao Khanong is expected to start in May with a revised budget of Bt30.036 billion, according to the governor of the Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT).
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:10
Long-delayed tunnel pass on Pattanakarn road to be fully opened on February 1
The long-delayed tunnel pass linking Pattanakarn, Ramkhamhaeng and Thavorn Thawat roads will be officially opened to traffic on February 1, Bangkok’s deputy governor, Chakkraphan Phiewngam, says.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 15:20
US delays returning asylum seekers to Mexico
The United States has delayed its plan to send asylum seekers back to Mexico while their claims are processed, as the Mexican government said Friday it "disagrees" with the policy.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
Group sets Friday deadline to govt for election date, vows to up the ante with rallies
WITH THE government failing to fix the date for the election and pushing for it to be delayed by a month, pro-election groups are rallying for a show of strength both in and out of Bangkok to put pressure on the ruling junta.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:07
Carry a physical driver’s license or be fined, say police as approval for digital app delayed
Motorists are being warned that they must temporarily continue to carry a physical version of their driver’s license to show police, despite a digital app version being slated to come into effect on Tuesday.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 20:00
Graffiti protests against the possibility of a delayed general election in Bangkok
Graffiti on a wall depicting a heart with a word 'Vote' fasten with barbwire and guarded by armed bird characters, created a by Thai street artist to protest the possible delay of the nation's general election in Bangkok on Friday.
Sun, 30 Dec 2018 17:36
Cyber-attack hits US newspaper deliveries: report
Los Angeles - A malware attack that appears to have originated outside the US delayed the hardcopy distribution of several major newspapers, according to a report.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:36
Nudnida make hat-trick ITF wins in Hua Hin
Hot-shot Nudnida Luangnam beat Indonesian Aldila Sutjiadi of Indonesia 6-1 3-6 6-3 in the rain delayed US$15,000 Cal-Comp and XYZ Printing ITF Pro Circuit to capture her third straight home ITF title at the True Arena on Sunday.
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
Route opening delayed by a year
THE OPENING of the Red Line route will be delayed to 2021 from 2020 due to delays that have set back construction, a source from the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) said recently.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
EC chief sees no reason to delay elections
THE CHIEF election commissioner said yesterday that he saw no reason for the election to be delayed, though a decision on the matter will be made after the junta’s organs meet with political parties.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
China frustrated as global trade deal minus US delayed again
The world is now divided between allies of the United States and allies of China, specifically when it comes to trade.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 06:30
'Not ready' North Korea delayed talks with US: Haley
United Nations, United States - North Korea postponed a planned meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week "because they weren't ready," US Ambassador Nikki Haley said Thursday.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:09
Passengers create stink over pungent planeload of durian
A cargo of pungent durian fruit led an Indonesian plane to be delayed for an hour after passengers turned their noses up at the funky freight and refused to fly.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:19
Smell of durian delays flight after passengers protest
A Sriwijaya Air flight bound for Jakarta from Bengkulu on Monday was reportedly delayed for an hour after passengers objected to the pungent aroma of durian in the passenger cabin.