Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00:00
Experts calm Thai consumer fears over rising petrol prices
OIL EXPERTS say Thai consumers should not overreact to higher retail oil prices as they are expected to fall soon when the prices for crude drop.
Sat, 26 May 2018 06:10:04
Oil drops as Saudis signals likely supply boost
Global oil prices fell Friday after top producer Saudi Arabia signaled a likely boost in supply as soon as the third quarter, and world stock markets were mixed over the sudden US move to cancel the summit with North Korea.
Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand slips three spots to 30th place in competitiveness
THAILAND competitiveness ranking has dropped three spots to 30th place among 63 countries rated, according the 2018 IMD World Competitiveness Rankings report released yesterday.
Wed, 23 May 2018 09:35:51
HRW to junta: release peaceful pro-election protesters
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called for Thai authorities to immediately drop all charges and unconditionally release 14 pro-democracy activists who peacefully expressed their opposition to military rule.
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00
THAI UNION SALES GROWTH TARGET INTACT DEPITE Q1 SETBACKS
Thai Union Group has kept the year’s sales growth target of five per cent despite first-quarter drop in total sale to Bt29.70 billion with a net profit Bt868.98 million, representing a 5.5 per cent and 39.38 per cent decline from the same period last year, the company’s chief financial officer Joerg Ayrle said yesterday.
Sat, 19 May 2018 07:19:09
New York art sales near $3 bn as uber-rich hunt trophies
Global buyers have dropped nearly $3 billion on art in New York in two weeks, a record haul rooted in a billionaire thirst for trophies, Chinese purchasing power and growing diversification.
Sat, 19 May 2018 06:00:00
Prince Charles to walk Meghan down aisle after dad drops out
PRINCE CHARLES will be the one to walk Meghan Markle down the aisle when she marries his son Prince Harry today, Buckingham Palace officials confirmed as final preparations were under way on the eve of the royal wedding.
Wed, 16 May 2018 09:38:58
Father arrested for allegedly stealing from teacher’s car
A father has been arrested for allegedly stealing Bt30,000, a camera and valuables from the car of his son’s teacher while dropping the boy off at school in Suphan Buri.
Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00:00
Quality a factor as VN tea exports slide
VIETNAM’S tea exports dropped in both volume and value in the first four months of 2018, despite a price hike.
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00:00
Pruksa leads developers with 26.6 % profit rise for quarter
TWO of the three listed property companies that have announced their net profits for the first quarter of the year improved their position from a year earlier, thanks to strong demand for housing, but one of them suffered a drop in earnings.
Mon, 07 May 2018 18:35:23
Bed-ridden Chiang Rai father appeals for public help to keep daughter at school
A bed-ridden father in Chiang Rai on Monday appealed for public help so that his daughter would not have to drop out of school to continue looking after him.
Mon, 07 May 2018 15:55:05
Thai Union sales down 5% in challenging first quarter
Thai Union Group on Monday reported a year-on-year drop of 5.5 per cent in first-quarter sales to Bt29.7 billion, mainly due to the impact of declining tuna sales and a strengthening baht.
Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00:00
Obama deserves the credit, not Trump
On what planet does JC Wilcox live? He writes (Letters, May 4) that under Barack Obama, America had record high unemployment when in reality the unemployment rate dropped from 9.2 per cent to 4.7 per cent when he was president.
Sun, 06 May 2018 14:54:31
West Brom stave off drop, Stoke relegated
Jake Livermore kept alive West Bromwich Albion's slender hopes of avoiding relegation as his last-gasp strike clinched a dramatic 1-0 win over Tottenham, while Stoke were relegated after a 2-1 defeat against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Tue, 01 May 2018 12:00:56
Tourist boat operators continue to use beachfront despite order
Many boats have continued to use the beachfront area to pick up and drop off tourists despite being ordered to resume using Chon Buri's Southern Pattaya Pier (Laem Balihai) from Tuesday.