Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:54:47
NACC passes on ministers’ alleged share violations to PM
The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) will refrain from scrutinising two government ministers over claims about their shares due its stated lack of authority in the matter.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:03:36
Thai firms accept more needs be done to improve employees’ perception of their benefits: survey
Sixty-seven per cent of companies in Thailand realise that benefits matter when it comes to improving employee attraction and retention, while 53 per cent say benefits improve employee engagement, according to a survey released by global advisory firm Willis Towers Watson on Tuesday.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 01:00:00
CIMB chair ‘planning billion-dollar SE Asia fund’
NAZIR RAZAK, chairman of CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, and brother of Malaysia’s prime minister, is helping start a regional private equity fund that will seek as much as US$1 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 15:36:15
Tanasak urges ‘calm’ as NCPO considers lifting political ban
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Thailand Tanasak Patimapragorn on Monday urged political parties to keep calm and wait for the ban on political gatherings to be lifted, adding that it's the matter under consideration by the National Council for Peace and Order.
Sat, 04 Nov 2017 12:00:00
Family holidays ‘matter’ at Santiburi Samui
Families booking stays in a suite or villa at the Santiburi Beach Resort and Spa Samui before December 31 can ask for the “Family Matters” deal, by which the children stay and eat for free.
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 01:00:00
How much does size matter: A look at micro-apartment implications
IN SOME metropolitan cities in the United States, such as San Francisco and Manhattan, a new class of apartments is growing called “micro-apartments”.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Iceland confirms ‘size’ barely matters in football
Tiniest nation to reach the World Cup did it against all odds
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Danger of Marawi become a breeding ground for extremists
It’s only a matter of days, different spokespersons for the Philippine military and even the defence secretary himself said: The end of the Marawi conflict is near.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 07:39:11
Goldman Sachs studying whether to trade bitcoins: source
NEW YORK - Goldman Sachs is exploring whether to launch a trading venture in bitcoin in response to client demand, a person familiar with the matter said Monday.
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Tell again: Where does the buck stop?
The Have Your Say column contributors, and those who police the content, have to address and understand matters of balance when it comes to sanctioning sane input counter-balanced with what is downright dotty, like the pro-Trump bile we were subjected to on Friday.
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Prayut ignored report on Yingluck’s UK asylum bid
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha did not pay attention to report that former premier Yingluck Shinawatra would seek asylum overseas because it was a personal matter, Government spokesperson Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said yesterday.
Sat, 30 Sep 2017 16:32:57
Prayut not focused on Yingluck asylum rumours: spokesman
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha did not give any weight to speculation that former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is seeking asylum in the United Kingdom because it is a personal matter, said government spokesperson Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd Saturday.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Unravelling social and political threads
BACC hosts two stage works with compelling subject matter and styles
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:17:04
Leave Yingluck probe to police, says Prawit
Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan on Monday rejected calls for the junta to set up a special panel to investigate former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s flight, saying it’s a police matter.
Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:04:54
Google looking to help news outlets win subscribers
SAN FRANCISCO - Google is seeking ways to help publishers win paying subscribers for news stories, a person close to the matter told AFP.