Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:00
Sukhothai: A packed itinerary for the Loi Krathong Festival
This year’s Sukhothai Loi Krathong and Candle Festival involves a packed itinerary of activities extending for more than a week, from November 16-25 at the Sukhothai Historical Park.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 16:10
BELINGON UNIFIES ONE BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WITH SPLIT DECISION VICTORY OVER FERNANDES
ONE Championship™ had another memorable and historic evening in the Lion City as the capacity crowd at the Singapore Indoor Stadium witnessed an amazing display of heart-pounding martial arts action.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00
New luxury in the midst of old luxury
The Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, located in the heart of historic Beijing, with roof-terrace views of the Forbidden City, will open its doors in early 2019.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
Fine Arts Department frets over ‘illegal’ gold painting of numerous temples
IMMEDIATE ACTION is required to renovate the hundreds of historical temples painted in gold across the Kingdom, the Fine Arts Department said early this week.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 15:41
Deadly storms lash Italy leaving Venice afloat
Venice - At least five people died Monday in Italy as fierce winds and rains lashed much of the country and caused waters in the canal-ringed city of Venice to reach historic high levels.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 06:00
Culture of a Rhapsody
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Fri, 26 Oct 2018 18:55
Matubhum Party leaders want to merge with Chartthai Pattana
A former Army chief who led the 2006 military coup has made a surprise move by joining Chartthai Pattana Party, which has historically often become a coalition partner due to its traditional non-confrontational stance.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:30
Painting temples gold can land you in jail, warns Fine Art Department
After a report of historical temples being painted gold triggered an uproar on social media, the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department on Wednesday warned people to stop unauthorised painting of national heritage monuments as it violates the law.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:16
Tesla reports 'historic' profitable quarter
Electric car maker Tesla on Wednesday reported a "historic" profitable quarter driven by demand for its Model 3 aimed at the mass market.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
Malaysia, foreign stakeholders, being ‘played’ by deep South peace process: BRN
International best practices are being ignored as stakeholders in the so-called peace process for Thailand’s Muslim-majority far South seek a quick fix instead of addressing the historical root causes of a conflict that has claimed nearly 7,000 lives since January 2004.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 08:47
‘Stability’ aim of Abe’s China visit
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will pay an official visit to China from Thursday to Saturday — the first official visit to China by a Japanese prime minister in seven years — to mark the historic milestone of the 40th anniversary of the Japan-China Peace and Friendship Treaty, signaling a turning point in the tortuous bilateral relationship.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:02
Thai listed companies 'more responsible', CGR report shows
The 2018 Corporate Governance Report of Thai Listed Companies (CGR), conducted by the Thai Institute of Directors (IOD) with support from the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), showed a ‘very good’ result and marked a historical high at 81 per cent.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:00
Prudence urged for the property market as cooling measures near
HISTORICALLY, issues in condominium supply and demand have revolved around mismatches between sizing, designs, and specifications. Today the leading issues are not so much about design or specifications, but about product pricing and unit sizing.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00
Bangladesh’s drift toward digital absolutism
On September 19, Bangladesh passed the latest iteration of its digital policy. Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar, who proposed the Digital Security Bill 2018 to parliament, called it a “historic” and “heavenly” law, compared to digital laws in other countries.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 14:56
Japan military joins historic Philippine war games
Japanese troops stormed a beach in the Philippines Saturday in joint exercises with US and Filipino troops that officials said marked the first time Tokyo's armoured vehicles rolled on foreign soil since World War II.