• Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:19
    Draft law sees fine jump to Bt5,000 for taxi drivers who refuse passengers
    Taxi drivers who refuse passengers, as well as their respective taxi garage owners, will be subject to heavier fines under a new law created from merging and revising two previous outdated laws.
    national
  • Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:46
    Summit will designate 2019 as ‘Year of Asean Cultures’
    Minister of Culture Veera Rojpojchanarat revealed on Wednesday that his ministry had drafted a Leaders’ Statement on Asean Cultural Year 2019 for adoption during the Asean summit in Bangkok this weekend.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:17
    Britain sets deadline for carbon neutrality by 2050
    The British government on Wednesday presented draft legislation to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 in what it said would be a first for a major economy.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
    Cabinet nod for high-speed rail draft
    THE CABINET yesterday gave the nod to the draft contract for the high-speed rail project that will connect Thailand’s three main airports.
    Economy
  • Wed, 15 May 2019 01:00
    MOU TO DRAW FOREIGN INVESTORS TO EEC 
    The Cabinet yesterday approved the draft of a memorandum of understanding between the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Office, China Development Bank (CDB) and Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), aImed at attractIng Chinese and Japanese investors to the EEC.
    Economy
  • Wed, 15 May 2019 01:00
    NBTC finalises 700MHz slots sale
    THE NATIONAL Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will put on sale three 700MHz spectrum slots, each priced at Bt17.584 billion, according to the completed draft of the 700MHz spectrum allocation.
    Tech
  • Wed, 01 May 2019 01:00
    Draft decree pushes reforms in education
    Major changes coming into effect soon
    national
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:00
    UN sounds alarm over mass extinction
    One million species risk eradication due to humans, says draft report
    opinion
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
    New law planned to protect interests of foreign airline passengers 
    The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) is planning a draft regulation to protect passengers flying foreign airlines who are affected by flight delays to ensure equal consumer protection. 
    Tourism
  • Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:00
    ‘Giving seats to smaller parties the only formula’
    A FORMER MEMBER of the now-defunct Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) said yesterday that there was just one formula to calculate the number of party-list MPs – it is the one that gives Parliament seats to smaller parties despite them getting a significantly low share of votes. 
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Protecting the rights of Thailand’s ‘third gender’
    THE ANNUAL military drafts are being held around the country until April 12 and members of the Foundation of Transgender Alliance for Human Rights are also on a mission … to provide transgender with all the information they need to prepare for the occasion.
    national
  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    EC to ‘decide on MP formula soon’
    Agency will listen to all opinions, including EX-charter drafters and NLA
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:57
    Latest : Seungri postpones military draft amid Burning Sun probe
    The enlistment of K-pop star Seungri has been delayed amid the investigation into the Burning Sun scandal, the Military Manpower Administration announced Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:00
    National Education Bill far too flawed to sail through: educator
    THE NATIONAL Education Bill – which was drafted in the hope of bringing better changes to the Kingdom’s educational sector, is far too flawed to sail through, a prominent educator said.
    national
  • Sun, 10 Mar 2019 13:33
    Main points of draft Brexit agreement
    British MPs will vote on a draft Brexit deal on Tuesday aimed at ensuring a smooth exit from the European Union to be followed by a transition period that could last until 2022.
    Breaking News
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