Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:52:15
‘Solid evidence’ against another seven monks in latest temple fund embezzlement cases: police
Police have found solid evidence against seven monks in a new batch of temple-fund embezzlement cases, a senior officer said on Monday.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:27:48
Prince William's wife Kate gives birth to son: palace
Kate, the wife of Britain's Prince William, has given birth to a baby son, Kensington Palace announced Monday.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:05:49
TOT, TeleAssets and dtac TriNet join forces for first 4G LTE-TDD network
TOT, TeleAssets and dtac TriNet on Monday signed agreements to launch the country’s first 4G LTE-TDD network, on the widest bandwidth of 60MHz in the 2300MHz spectrum.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:45:00
One-hour processing for migrants with papers, pledges Labour Minister
The nationality verification process for migrant workers should take no more than one hour at the Labour Ministry’s one-stop service centres, the top man at the ministry said on Monday.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:24:33
All-girl idol group BNK48 to meet PM on Tuesday
Members of the famous all-girls “idol” group BNK48 are scheduled to call on Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House on Tuesday.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:14:21
PTTEP ready to partake in upcoming bidding for stakes in Bongkot, Erawan gas fields
PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) has said it will join the bidding for stakes in the Bongkot and Erawan gas fields when the Energy Ministry and the Mineral Fuels Department hold auctions soon, following a meeting about the matter on Monday.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:42:38
Network to intensify protests against Doi Suthep project
A Chiang Mai network is preparing to step up its protests against the construction of court officials’ residences at the foot of the Doi Suthep mountain, after two senior figures from the judiciary apparently said they expected these residences to be in use for at least 10 years.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:26:24
Deputy PM plays coy about topics at junta-politician meeting in June
Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam continued to keep politicians guessing the topics for their meeting with the junta leader in June.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:02:37
NokScoot launches ticket sales for Bangkok-Tokyo route
NokScoot, the joint-venture offspring of Singapore’s Scoot and Thailand’s Nok Air, on Monday launched ticket sales for its long-awaited non-stop flights from Don Mueang International to Tokyo’s Narita airport, for which daily operations commence on June 1.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:00:16
Siam Commercial’s EIC ups export growth forecast to 7.5%
Siam Commercial Bank’s Economic Intelligence Centre (EIC) on Monday forecast that Thai exports will grow 7.5 per cent this year, after the Commerce Ministry announced a 7.1-per-cent increase in shipments for March compared to the same month last year.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:42:41
Facebook rejects Australia media calls for regulation
Tech giant Facebook has opposed calls by Australian media companies for digital platforms to be regulated, amid an inquiry into their impact on competition in news and advertising markets.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:32:31
Idols on the move for Comic Con
Japan’s Tokyo Idol Festival joins up with Bangkok Comic Con this week as the biggest pop culture festival in Asia returns to Royal Paragon Hall from Friday (April 27) to April 29.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:26:29
“Westworld” back on screen
The Emmy-winning drama series “Westworld” returns today for its 10-episode second season and shows at the same time as in the US at 8am, with a same day primetime encore at 9pm.
movie & TV
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:24:57
Tribute in a timepiece
Swiss watchmaker Oris pays tribute to the US Navy’s first African-American master diver Carl Brashear with the launch of his namesake second limited-edition chronograph with a bronze case and two-counter dial.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:22:47
Recycling to save our home
Bangkok-based social enterprise Bnow.org marked Earth Day, which fell yesterday (April 22), by launching RecycleNow.Asia, a website that aims to encourage and promote ways in how people can reduce, reuse and recycle their trash.