Tue, 22 Jan 2019 19:00
KKU seeks more donated flowers as million people expected at Luang Phor Koon cremation
Khon Kaen University (KKU) has asked for additional donations amounting to 200,000 rose-patterned funeral flowers, as the prepared 800,000 flowers are not enough to support the one million people expected to turn up to pay their respects to the late much-revered northeastern monk, Luang Phor Koon Parisuttho.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Abe to propose global rules on data flow in Davos
JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to propose creating international rules on the movement of personal and corporate data in a speech tomorrow to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, it has been learned.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:35
Grand Seiko shows how time can flow naturally
The embodiment of Japanese aesthetics and artisanal techniques, Spring Drive has long been praised for its perfect glide motion second hand.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 10:24
Garden ideas sprout for visitors at Chiang Mai Botanic Festival
The Botanic Festival 2019 has kicked off in Chiang Mai, with fresh garden ideas blooming at Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
Bubbles but no squeak – only the finest of foods
Premium bubbly will flow at Michelin-starred Elements restaurant on January 17 with a special eight-course Louis Roederer Champagne Dinner.
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 09:23
Thai orchid exports to get boost under memo with Ali Auctions
More Thai orchids will soon beautify weddings, conferences and restaurants in mainland China after the Thai Orchid Exporter Association joined hands with Ali Auction, an online auction platform under Alibaba Group, to promote export of the world-renowned flowers through e-commerce.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:00
Shooting aftermath in Strasbourg
People light candles and leave signs and flowers on a place close to the Christmas Market where a shooting happened in Strasbourg, France on Thursday.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
Flowing from the pen
Popular bookstore Kinokuniya celebrates the art of anime with a manga festival on the sixth floor of Isetan from today until Saturday.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
Flowers in full boom
More than three decades on, Sao Sao Sao prove they’ve still got what it takes
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 01:00
IVL optimistic of 2019, unfazed by global rate hikes, impact of trade wars
Rising global rates have little impact on Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) as most of its debts are fixed interest rate borrowings while the company’s cashflow remains strong, said D K Agarwal, chief executive officer/Feedstock and PET business.
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 18:09
Mae Hong Son revels in the colours of Bua Tong
The hills and valleys of Mae Hong Son in northern Thailand are decked in gold with the blossoming of the Dok Bua Tong (wild sunflower).
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 07:12
Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi leaves jail, flies out of Multan
A Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row for blasphemy has been freed from jail and is believed to have already flown out of the city of Multan where she was being held, heading for an unknown destination, her lawyer said Thursday.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:17
Dr M conferred Japan's highest award
TOKYO - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was on Tuesday conferred the “Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers” by Emperor Akihito of Japan, according to Bernama news agency.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:28
Loei set to glow for annual Christmas flower festival
More than 20,000 poinsettias covering 10 rai at the entrance to Loei’s Phu Rua National Park will be dazzling visitors to this year’s Christmas flower festival starting on November 21.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
EEC vision taking shape land use draft
THE first draft statement for the layout of land use in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) will be released next month on expectations that the proposals will come into force within six months, paving the way for investment inflows of as much as Bt500 billion in the flagship economic zone over five years.