• Fri, 07 Sep 2018 06:57
    US senator suggests using Constitution to oust Trump
    US Senator Elizabeth Warren said Thursday it is time to invoke a constitutional amendment to remove President Donald Trump if top officials believe he can no longer fulfill his duties.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 08:43
    Jakarta hikes import duties to ease pressure on rupiah
    Indonesia raised taxes on around 1,140 types of goods - from electronics to luxury cars - yesterday in a bid to curb fast-surging imports and avert a further drop of its currency value amid rising external pressure.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 15:37
    EU ready to retaliate if US imposes car tariffs: Juncker
    European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker warned Friday the EU would hit back with tariffs of its own if Donald Trump made good on threats to slap duties on foreign cars, as an EU-US trade truce wobbled.
    business
  • Sun, 26 Aug 2018 11:44
    Tax-dodging travellers face crackdown
    If you travel overseas often and bring back luxury items to resell online, the Immigration Division has you on its radar. You have to pay import duties, it says.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
    Free trade agreement preferential duties: what do you need to know?
    AMID increased tensions or even trade wars between the US and China and the US and EU, Thailand should think about how we can prepare to manage any impact from the increased scrutiny of trade issues.
    Economy
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 06:48
    US to impose tariffs on $16 bil. in Chinese imports
    The United States on Tuesday said it will impose additional 25 percent duties on another $16 billion in Chinese imports starting Aug. 23 in an escalating trade war between the world's two biggest economies.
    business
  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 09:45
    China ready with additional tariffs
    New duties to target different products, industries if US escalates trade friction
    business
  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:55
    Phayathai neighbours fight district director over approval of ‘tall’ eight-storey building
    A Bangkok conservation association will have to wait to hear whether their attempt to file a complaint with police on Thursday will result in a probe against the Phayathai District director and others over what the conservationists see as an “illegal” omission of their duties, by issuing permits for construction of an eight-storey “tall” building in the community.
    national
  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:34
    Canada hits US with billions in retaliatory tariffs in steel row
    Canada hit back at steep US tariffs on aluminum and steel on Thursday, announcing retaliatory duties on up to Can$16.6 billion (US$12.8 billion) in American imports.
    business
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 06:40
    US to impose steel tariffs on EU: report
    President Donald Trump intends to impose steep import duties on steel and aluminum imports from Europe starting Friday, after weeks of talks failed to reach a compromise, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.
    business
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 18:12
    Harry and Meghan go straight to work after lavish wedding
    London - Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan began married life on Sunday after their spectacular, rule-breaking wedding, but will be delaying a honeymoon as they turn immediately to royal duties.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 11:25
    No you can’t, BNK48 tells singer ‘Can’ Nayika
    Nayika “Can” Srinian, a 20-year-old member of the Thai idol group BNK48, a sister group of Japan’s all-girl singing ensemble AKB48, has been suspended from duties for one month for breaching her employment contract.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:42
    US blasts 'unfair' Chinese tariffs on 128 products
    The United States on Monday blasted as "unfair" Chinese tariffs imposed on 128 US imports worth $3 billion, including fruit and pork, in the latest tit-for-tat over US duties on steel and aluminium.
    business
  • Mon, 02 Apr 2018 06:59
    China slaps retaliatory tariffs on 128 US imports
    China on Monday imposed new tariffs on 128 US imports worth $3 billion, including fruits and pork, in retaliation to US duties on steel and aluminium, fuelling fears of a trade war.
    business
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 07:01
    France 'regrets' Trump's new steel tariffs
    France "regrets" US President Donald Trump's announcement of duties on steel and aluminium imports to the United States, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said Thursday.
    Breaking News
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