• 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
  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:00
    Prawit orders crackdown on ‘illegal’ foreigners
    Immigration bureau given one month to go after thousands suspected of overstaying or being involved in criminal activities.
    national
  • Mon, 08 Oct 2018 13:09
    More illegal foreigners land in ‘Big Joke’s’ net
    Pol Maj Gen Surachate “Big Joke” Hakpal, newly appointed as acting Immigration Bureau chief, led police on Monday in collaring 22 citizens of African nations and a Myanmar man on Bangkok’s Sukhumvit Soi 3.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:59
    No visa, lapsed visa means deportation within a month
    Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan has told the Immigration Bureau to intensify its crackdown on foreigners without visas or overstaying visas and deport those arrested within one month.
    national
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:46
    S Korea gives undocumented foreign workers chance to leave without penalties
    The South Korean authority has urged foreigners who have overstayed or are illegally working in the country to voluntarily leave before March 31, 2019 to avoid entry regulations.
    national
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
    Bangkok is world’s biggest magnet for foreigners – but not their money
    Kudos! For the third year in a row and four in the last five, Bangkok is the world’s most visited city with 20.05 million international visitors, eclipsing London (19.83 million) and Paris (17.44 million), according to figures compiled by Mastercard.
    your say
  • Sun, 09 Sep 2018 18:27
    Malaysia's free bus service not for foreigners
    MELAKA: Foreigners have failed in their attempt to get free rides on the city’s complimentary bus service, which is provided for the locals.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 19:30
    Cave heroes to receive royal medals
    His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn has granted Most Admirable Order of the Direkgunabhorn medals to 114 foreigners and 74 Thais who were involved in the rescue of 12 Wild Boar soccer players and their coach from the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai from June 23 to July 11, Prime Minister’s Office Minister Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana said on Thursday.
    national
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 11:21
    Three foreigners - probably one Thai, one Czech die in copter crash
    Four people including one Czech and three foreigners were killed on Wednesday when the helicopter they were in crashed over a factory in western Czech Republic, local police said.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 01:00
    REPORT: Chinese investors making good in Chiang Mai
    Though foreign money boosts economies, local businesses are concerned about losing opportunities and foreigners not following regulations
    business
  • Sun, 26 Aug 2018 13:55
    Woman walking in bikini bottom in Kota Kinabalu sparks 'hot' discussion
    KOTA KINABALU: A picture of a woman walking in just her bikini bottom and a long-sleeved pink T-shirt close to the Asia City complex in Kota Kinabalu (KK) has set tongues wagging.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 08:43
    Police arrest 8, seize over 2,000 fake goods in Bangkok raid
    Police searched Bangkok’s Sampheng area and arrested six Thais and two foreigners for selling goods in violation of copyright, and seized over 2,000 counterfeit products on Wednesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 06:50
    Law firm raided for allowing foreigners to buy land: police
    Four offices of the investment advisory firm, DFDL Thailand Legal and Tax, have been raided in Bangkok, Phuket and Samui. Coordinated raids were conducted by the DSI (Department of Special Investigations), police and Board of Investment.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:00
    Iron rules for all foreigners coming to Thailand for business
    It’s 5 pm on a Thursday, and you’ve just received an e-mail from your colleague in Bangkok. There’s an issue at the Thai office and your presence is urgently required to assist in the matter.
    Economy
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