Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
Three steps to a robust Asean digital economy
Twelve years ago, Norachai Lappiam was just making ends meet working for a small local company producing newsletters. Today, he can give his family a better life as the founder of the creative sign-making business Ad X-Zyte that exports its products from Thailand to customers around the world – all without a physical storefront.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:09
Six accused of torching royal portraits acquitted
Six young Thais accused of setting portraits of some Royal Family members on fire have been granted rare acquittals, their lawyer said yesterday, escaping strict royal defamation charges that can carry 15 years in jail.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
War of words over missing paintings
INVESTIGATION into the alleged disappearance of more than 100 paintings by the renowned late national artist Thawan Duchanee is continuing, but what has come to light is the family feud between Thawan’s son and his 70-year-old stepmother.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:25
Family gets funeral help after daughter killed by neighbour’s three dogs
The family of a four-year-old girl has been provided with initial funeral assistance by local authorities after a neighbour’s three dogs mauled her to death in Chaiyaphum's Ban Khwao district on Tuesday evening.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:49
Success in son
The story of the Litdang family and the successful company they founded in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, has been made into a musical play, titled “Cheewit Likit Eng” (“Life Designer”)
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
REPORT: Family clinics inject hope for stressed public health system
IT’S COMMON enough when seeking outpatient services at large public hospitals to arrive at 5am for a queue token for an appointment to see a doctor sometime around 2pm.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 10:26
Former Constitution Court judge Chai-Anan dies
Former Constitution Court judge and respected political scientist Chai-Anan Samudavanija has died, his family announced.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Australia’s Machiavellian wannabe leader must face court
For the sake of good governance, Australia’s Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton must be referred to the High Court. Without question his family childcare business, hiding behind a trust instrument has received $5 million from the government.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:40
Final farewell to UN's Kofi Annan at Ghana state funeral
Accra - World leaders past and present, traditional rulers and global royalty on Thursday joined the family of Kofi Annan, as the former UN secretary general's state funeral took place in his native Ghana.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 09:01
Asian families travel more than Western families
Say what you want about Asian families not showing outright affection, when it comes to family vacation, Asian travellers take twice as many family trips as their Western peers.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:36
Man charged with Australia family murders
A young man has been charged with the murder of five people including three toddlers, Australian police said Monday, after a mass killing at a suburban home.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Gen-V clinic: Finding the path to family understanding
Many parents put their children in the hands of physicians at Bangkok’s Gender Variation Clinic, popularly known as Gen-V clinic, with one expectation in mind – that their child will undergo “conversion therapy” and emerge with a heterosexual identity or one based on the gender they were assigned by the doctor at birth.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Group looks to higher return from real estate
CP LAND PLC and Magnolia Quality Development Corporation (MQDC), the property owns by Chearavanont Family who also owns Charon Pokphand Group (CP Group), will invest a total of Bt200 billion till year 2022 in the developments of residential, office, hotel, retail, meeting/exhibition centre and industrial estate projects nationwide.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
To find Singapore’s caring side, you have to go deep
Last week while holidaying in Singapore with my family, I noticed a sign on the MRT train right above the passenger seats: “Show You Care: Offer this seat.”
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 06:49
'Carnivore' sharks have a stomach for greens: study
The bonnethead shark, a small member of the hammerhead family, was long thought to be a strict carnivore that would occasionally ingest greens purely by accident.