Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Panipak captures Grand Prix gold in London
Red-hot Panipak Wongpattanakit claimed her second World Grand Prix gold medal of the season after she outclassed Tijana Bogdanovic of Serbia 44-6 in the final of the women’s 49kg World Taekwando Grand Prix London on Sunday.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:06:25
PM, Cabinet, military chiefs, agencies and institutions pay respects to King Rama V
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday led his Cabinet members in laying flowers in front of the statue of King Rama V to pay respects to the great monarch on the occasion of the 107th anniversary of his death.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 16:09:02
Ayutthaya floodwaters to rise as major dam set to hasten release of water
Residents of six Ayutthaya districts were warned on Monday to brace themselves for a worsening flood situation after Irrigation Department officials decided there was a pressing need for the Chao Phraya Dam to accelerate the release of water.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:27:15
The home Zhang left behind
Chinese artist Zhang Yongxu portrays enchanting urban night scenes, village buildings with folk touches, and worried or happy figures in his solo show “The Stranger” running at Tang Contemporary Bangkok from November 16 to December 23.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:25:55
Going beyond fado
The Embassy of Portugal, the Camoes Portuguese Cultural Centre, and Chulalongkorn University join up on November 7 to stage the multimedia “Recital Alemfado” by pianist Joao Vasco in the university’s main hall.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:45:55
Juventus, the story
Netflix recently confirmed that “Juventus FC” will be streamed as a television docu-series following the stories of the famous Italian football club, consisting of 4 hour-long episodes with a worldwide release slated for early 2018.
movie & TV
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:44:29
Award for Thai film “Malila” at BIFF
Thai film “Malila” (“The Farewell Flower”) has won the Kim Ji-seok award at the 22nd Busan International Film Festival along with Japanese film “The Scythian Lamb” directed by Daihachi Yoshida.
movie & TV
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:37:48
Bride-to-be in Prachin Buri considers civil lawsuit against runaway groom
The family of a would-be bride is considering a civil lawsuit against the runaway groom for the cost of preparations for the wedding reception.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:51:00
The professor campaigning for human rights in cyberspace
SEOUL - An English educator, who gained enourmous fame during earing 2000s, is now participating fully in promoting the human rights in cyberspace. The Korea Herald met with him and questioned his philosophy and willingness to protect victims from malicious comments.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:20:54
Tokyo's Nikkei index posts longest-ever winning streak
Tokyo's Nikkei 225 on Monday posted the longest winning streak in its nearly 70-year history as markets cheered the weekend election victory of Japan's pro-business prime minister.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00
Embroidered crystal curtain ties added to ‘busabok’ for first time
At Royal Funeral dress rehearsals Saturday, mourners should look closely at the second |procession where artisans have refurbished the Royal Great Victory Chariot, or Phra Maha Phichai Ratcharot, on which the Royal Urn of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej will be transported during the Royal Cremation on Thursday.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:00:36
Samsung invests in Chinese AI chipset startup DeePhi Tech: sources
SEOUL - South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics announced its investment into a Chinese artificial intelligence technology developer to move forward in the global AI platform race.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:46:50
Myanmar : 60% of investments in Thilawa SEZ target local market
NAYPYITAW - There are 85 local and foreign investments in Thilawa Special Economic Zone Project, with most of them targetting the local market.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:45:33
Japanese Prime Minister Abe wins big in national elections
TOKYO - Shinzo Abe vows to be firm with North Korea after big win in election.
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:33:52
SRT to expropriate land for high-speed rail links between airports
Privately owned land in Chachoengsao and Chon Buri is to be expropriated for the construction of stations for high-speed rail lines linking three airports, a senior State Railway of Thailand official said on Monday.