Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
Philippines must beware those loans from China
In order to finance its ambitious “Build, build, build” programme, the Rodrigo Duterte administration would need the infusion of massive foreign loans. In the past, the Philippines depended on the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and other Western financial institutions. Now, the main source of loans is China.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
The Truth about trans fats
Confusion over what products contain partially hydrogenated oils drives Thais away from their favourite local foods
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:59
The war on trans fats
Amid confusion, Thai FDA clarifies that the ban is a move in public interest
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 19:30
Man rescued from Surin Beach surf, as on-duty lifesavers watch from shore
Witnesses at Surin Beach on Monday watched in bemused confusion when a man, who was in difficulty whilst swimming off Surin Beach, was helped back to shore – but not by one of the lifeguards on duty at the beach, who stood on the shore and watched the rescue take place.
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 08:56
Mattis in Asia, fixing Trump-rattled relationships one by one
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spent four days in East Asia trying to keep on the rails key relationships -- two friendly, one adversarial -- that his boss President Donald Trump has thrown into confusion.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
Patience urged amid university confusion
BEST APPLICANTS KEEP OTHERS IN LIMBO BUT ALL PROBLEMS TO BE RESOLVED SOON COUNCIL
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Fusion of humans and tech to change role of marketing
Humanity is in the middle of an amazing journey as the human body and mind is fused to technology – symbolically and increasingly literally – and it has huge implications for the marketing industry, according to Chris Stephenson, head of strategy and planning at PHD Asia Pacific, which is part PHD, the global communications planning and media-buying agency.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 10:24
Confusion after claims foreigner bitten by shark in Hua Hin - injuries caused by rocks say doctors
Video footage posted to social media on Sunday claimed that a foreign man was been bitten by a shark at a beach in Hua Hin.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00
Songkran with a Smile
Travellers flying with Thai Smile during the Songkran Festival will be spoilt with a special fusion of Thai and Western desserts, created by Issaya La Patisserie.
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:00
VAR confusion could blight World Cup - Southgate
England manager Gareth Southgate believes a lack of clarity over the video assistant referee (VAR) system could blight the 2018 World Cup.
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 17:58
Prawit insists firing of Somchai ‘not an emotional act’
Junta number two General Prawit Wongsuwan insisted on Monday that the recent dismissal of an election commissioner had not been an emotional act, but one based on evidence that the person in question had made remarks that would cause confusion.
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 01:00
Confusion reigns as migrant worker deadline nears
EMPLOYMENT DEPARTMENT REFUSES TO EXTEND REGISTRATION PERIOD
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:45
Japanese bemused by Trump bowling ball car test claim
Tokyo - A claim by President US Donald Trump that Japan tests car quality by dropping bowling balls on vehicles has prompted confusion and ridicule among some Japanese.
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:00
Americans no longer have democratic credentials to lecture Prayut
As a Westerner originally from a real democratic system, I find PM Prayut’s use of the term “Thai-style democracy” to be nothing more than wishful confusion.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 07:34
Olympic confusion as CAS lifts doping bans on 28 Russians
Sport's top court CAS on Thursday overturned Olympic life bans on 28 Russians accused of doping, a decision hailed by Moscow but a major embarrassment for the International Olympic Committee just days away from the start of the Winter Games in Pyeongchang.