• Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
    Embassy’s gay festival was a waste of taxpayers’ money
    The diplomatic mission of my country in this Kingdom, I learned from friends, organised a Gay Film Festival in the grounds of our embassy, on Wireless Road in the heart of the capital, something I am sure Thailand could not do without.
    your say
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
    Hotel investment dipped in 2018
    The hotel investment transaction volume in Thailand reached Bt14 billion in 2018.
    Real Estate
  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 01:00
    Child protection agencies urge Italy to let rescued minors land
    Save the Children and other aid agencies on Saturday appealed to Italy to allow minors rescued in the Mediterranean to land, amid the latest diplomatic row over the fate of migrants saved at sea.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 18:30
    Chinese diplomats demand improved Pattaya safety
    A delegation of Chinese Embassy diplomats from Bangkok visited Pattaya on Tuesday to seek more information and request upgrades on safety for Chinese citizens when visiting the city.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    China’s dangerous hostage diplomacy
    Palpable is the mounting pressure that China now exerts. Call it “hostage diplomacy” or the decidedly colloquial “China’s tit for Canada’s tat”, the death sentence awarded last Monday to Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg on drug charges after Ottawa’s detention of a Chinese executive, Meng Wanzhou, is a direly worrisome trans-Atlantic joust.
    opinion
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:31
    China says detained Canadian lacks diplomatic immunity
    Beijing - China on Monday ridiculed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's claim that a former Canadian embassy official detained in Beijing still held diplomatic immunity.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:37
    Urgent : Cambodia's diplomatic passports issued to foreigners to be annulled
    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will move to annul diplomatic passports issued to those not born in Cambodia.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    China: the not-so invisible hand in US-N Korea talks
    By hosting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for a fourth time, China has signalled again that it will not be sidelined in the diplomatic dance between its Cold War-era ally and Washington.
    opinion
  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    BOT ‘ready to act in slowdown’
    WHILE some analysts take aim at what they call the Bank of Thailand’s (BOT) hawkish stance on monetary policy for risking a deeper economic slowdown, the central bank’s chief insists the BOT is prepared for any dip in the economy.
    Economy
  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:22
    BOT prepared for any dip in economy, says governor
    The Bank of Thailand is ready to act if the economy slows down sharply, Central Bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said on Thursday, while some analysts worry a stronger baht will hurt the economy.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 17:54
    Photo of couple skinny-dipping in fountain goes viral, probe underway
    KOTA KINABALU: A picture of a couple apparently skinny-dipping at a fountain in the city’s popular Gaya Street has gone viral on social media.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
    Thailand must not deport young Saudi woman to possible death
    Too bad 18-year-old Saudi woman Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun wasn’t in transit in the airport in Turkey when a Saudi diplomat snatched her passport away from her. 
    your say
  • Wed, 02 Jan 2019 20:48
    Prince Dipangkorn visits winter festival dressed in traditional attire
    His Royal Highness Prince Dipangkorn Rasmijoti paid a visit to “Un Ai Rak Khlai Khwam Nao”, festival on Wednesday evening.
    national
  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 06:51
    Canadian teacher detained in China is freed
    A Canadian teacher arrested in China for administrative reasons -- a case officially unrelated to the ongoing diplomatic row between Beijing and Ottawa -- has been freed, authorities said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
    NEW YEAR SPENDING TO TAKE A DIP 
    The Grassroot Economic Research Centre of the Government Savings Bank forecasts grassroots spending of up to Bt30.2 billion in the New Year season, a drop of an average Bt2,150 per person from last year, in this new year season or average Bt2,150 per head or dropped from last year, the bank’s president and CEO Chatchai Payuhanaveechai said yesterday.
    Economy
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