• Sun, 21 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Are rival parties aiming towards a coalition?
    The two large rival political parties – Pheu Thai and Democrat – have both expressed their objections to the emergence of an unelected prime minister after the next general election.
    politics
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    The wheels for Yingluck’s extradition turn slowly and ‘uneasily’
    In pursuit of ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who fled the country last August shortly before a court ruled against her, authorities have repeatedly explored the possibility of seeking her extradition.
    politics
  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:04:54
    Voters prefer MP over ‘outsider’ as PM: survey
    Most Thai voters prefer an MP to become the next prime minister rather than an “outsider”, an opinion survey has found. The survey was been carried out by Bangkok University among 1,114 voters nationwide.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Indonesia plans exports of LNG to Pakistan, Bangladesh
    INDONESIA’S Deputy Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Arcandra Tahar has said the country plans to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) to two South Asian countries — Pakistan and Bangladesh — with the trading values at about US$6 billion for each country. Arcandra said the LNG export would be decided during the visit of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to the countries in the near future.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:27:03
    Scheme aims to restore tourist attractions and improve safety
    Amid the growing number of visiting tourists, the Department of Tourism is launching a nationwide scheme to restore tourist attractions that are starting to deteriorate and to improve tourist safety and convenience in line with the Tourism Minister's policy.
    Tourism
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:19:40
    Ekachai escapes assault as he again tries to corner Prawit
    Pro-democracy activist Ekachai Hongkangwan escaped physical assault on Friday when he made yet another symbolic protest targeting Deputy PM and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan.
    politics
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:14:34
    Hun Sen seeks to clarify remarks, pledging that elections will take place ‘no matter what’
    Prime Minister Hun Sen hit back yesterday at suggestions that he would consider postponing this year’s elections, saying they will go on as scheduled “no matter what happens” – an apparent effort to clarify his remarks in a speech the day before that an election cannot be held “in a chaotic country”.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:25:10
    Prime Mum-ister: New Zealand PM says she's having a baby
    Wellington - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Friday she is expecting her first baby, and is set to become the country's first leader to give birth while in office.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    NO BAHT INTERVENTION 
    Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak insists that Thailand will not intervene in the baht’s movement, while inviting the United States to monitor the situation.
    Economy
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    NACC ‘to meet’ four unnamed people in connection with Prawit’s watches
    ANTI-GRAFT officials will meet four unnamed individuals alleged to have been involved with Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan’s possession of luxury watches, National Anti Corruption Commission (NACC) president Pol General Watcharapol Prasarnrajkit said yesterday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Cleared Abhisit says dismissal order was ‘political bullying’
    DEMOCRAT PARTY leader Abhisit Vejjajiva said yesterday that he was happy that the Army-dismissal order against him had been overturned, and he would now study the court ruling to assist in a complaint he would file with the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) against former defence minister ACM Sukumpol Suwanatat.
    politics
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    PM pushes transport projects to develop Mae Hong Son
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday said he expected the development of three routes to Mae Hong Son – one of the most visited provinces in the North – to enhance transportation in line with the development strategy for the region over the next five years.
    politics
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    PM accuses the media and politicians of trying to overthrow junta govt
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha accused the media and politicians of attempting to overthrow the junta government and the National Council for Peace and Order in a letter handed to Cabinet members on Tuesday.
    politics
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Govt offers BSD-airport LRT project to investors
    INDONESIA’S Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has said that the government is offering to investors a light rail transit (LRT) project, connecting Bumi Serpong Damai (BSD) and Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, both in Tangerang, Banten.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:53:25
    PM denies using Mae Hong Son trip for campaigning
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday defended his field trip to Mae Hong Son, saying it did not serve as political campaigning for his ruling junta government ahead of the election.
    Breaking News
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