• Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:00
    Fitch affirms ratings for AIS
    Fitch Ratings has affirmed Thailand-based telecommunications company Advanced Info Service Plc’s (AIS) long-term foreign and local-currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at “BBB+'” with a stable outlook.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:17
    G7 calls for 'transparent' probe in Khashoggi case
    Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven called Tuesday for a "transparent" probe into the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and regime critic, saying they were "very troubled" by the case.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
    EXPORT UNDER PACTS
    Thailand’s export under the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and Generalised System Preference (GSP) amounted to US$49.89 billion in the first eight months of this year, up 19.12 per cent from the same period last year, said Adul Chotinisakorn, director general of Foreign Trade Department under the Commerce Ministry.
    Economy
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
    LICENCE APPROVALS
    The Bank of Thailand yesterday approved the foreign exchange licences of two securities firms : KTB Securities (Thailand) Co Ltd, and KT Zmico Securities Co Ltd.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 19:00
    Parisian footwear with Thai flag colours triggers netizen outrage
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered the Foreign Ministry and concerned agencies to look into fashion footwear from Paris incorporating the colours of the Thai flags into its design, after it caused outrage among some social media users.
    national
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 17:16
    Phuket Immigration affirms commitment to ‘Operation X-ray Outlaw Foreigner’ crackdown
    Phuket immigration officers say they are committed to the national crackdown called “Operation X-ray Outlaw Foreigner”, especially on visa overstayers.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:34
    Australia hesitates as Jerusalem embassy move draws fire
    Facing a domestic backlash and the threat of foreign trade retaliation, Australia's Prime Minister on Tuesday appeared to slow-peddle a controversial decision to move the country's embassy to Jerusalem, saying he would first consult with allies.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:16
    Chiang Mai man arrested for flashing foreign tourists
    A Chiang Mai man has been arrested for allegedly exposing his naked body to foreign women in downtown Chiang Mai.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 09:19
    Bystanders help nab suspected serial robbers in Bangkok as victim fights back
    A pair of alleged serial robbers were arrested early on Monday while trying to rob a Japanese tourist in Bangkok.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:55
    Foreign tourist apologises for doing handstand at Wat Pho
    A foreign tourist has apologised on his Instagram page for posting a photo of himself doing a handstand in front of the main Buddha image inside Wat Pho in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 11:05
    Foreigner found dead in Khon Kaen rented house
    An American man, 66, has been found dead in a rented house in Khon Kaen's Muang district where he had been living alone for seven years.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:12
    Foreigner, two Thais injured in Bangkok guesthouse fire
    Three men were injured when a fire swept through a guesthouse in Bangkok's Phra Nakhon district on Friday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 17:09
    ‘Some 50,000 foreigners visited Korea to get plastic surgeries’: report
    ​​​​​​​Some 50,000 foreign nationals visited South Korea last year to receive plastic surgeries and spent some 215 billion won ($189 million), a government report showed.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:45
    97 foreigners held in visa crackdown
    Ninety-seven foreigners had been arrested in the northeast for overstaying their visas or working illegally, Immigration Police acting regional director Maj General Natthawat Kandee told a press conference on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 06:52
    Policies to lure more FDI must not neglect any region or community in M’sia, says Anwar
    Economic policies being drawn up to lure more foreign direct investment must not neglect any region or community in the country, said PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
    Breaking News
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