Fri, 24 May 2019 04:54
Rocking with Alexandros
Japanese rockers Alexandros make their Thai debut on June 30 in the concert “Sleepless in Bangkok” at Moon Star Studio 1.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
After the Moon, people on Mars by 2033 ... or 2060
On December 11, 2017, US President Donald Trump signed a directive ordering Nasa to prepare to return astronauts to the Moon “followed by human missions to Mars and other destinations”.
Mon, 13 May 2019 12:23
Hunt for man who raped Norwegian tourist on Koh Pha-ngan
Police on Koh Phangan have launched a manhunt for a man who allegedly raped a Norwegian tourist early Sunday after she had spent time at the Half Moon party late Saturday night, a police spokesman said Sunday.
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 10:53
Two Koreas mark Moon-Kim summit anniversary with different tones
Seoul - North and South Korea Saturday struck different notes as they marked the first anniversary of a summit between their leaders that fuelled a whirlwind of diplomacy which has died down amid deadlock over Pyongyang's denuclearisation.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
Moon vows to push US-N Korea talks, open to inviting Kim to Asean-S Korea summit
SOUTH KOREA’S President Moon Jae-in yesterday expressed optimism as he pledged to do his best to facilitate the resumption of the United States-North Korea dialogue process in the near future.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
TOURISM Kok Pha-Ngan Island faces challenges
Thailand's idyllic Koh Pha-Ngan island is renowned globally for its marque Full Moon parties. On the heels of soaring demand for the big event, visitor numbers surpassed the one million ceiling two years ago and over a five-year period registered compound annual growth rate of 17 per cent.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
A tale of two mountains
Landscape artists from Thailand and China join up for a new exhibition
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:00
South Korea president delights tourists at Angkor Wat
Siem Reap, Cambodia - South Korean President Moon Jae-in sloughed off the trappings of high office Saturday and mingled with thousands of other tourists at Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 20:10
Asean and South Korea BUILDING BRIDGES across the ocean
Next week, I will be making state visits to Brunei, Malaysia and Cambodia. I am very pleased that Asean member states will be the destination of my first overseas tour this year. I extend warm greetings of friendship from the citizens of the Republic of Korea to our Asean friends.
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 13:32
Refugee footballer Al-Araibi urges Bahrain F1 boycott
Sydney - Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi has urged Formula One fans to boycott this year's Grand Prix in Bahrain to protest human rights abuses, claiming he still feels threatened by authorities in his homeland.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 09:19
Seoul hints at Moon-Trump summit after Hanoi meeting
President Moon Jae-in may visit the US in the near future following the US-North Korea summit, Cheong Wa Dae said Tuesday.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:32
Refugee soccer player back in Australia after Thailand frees him
A Bahraini refugee soccer player arrived back in Australia on Tuesday, over two months after he was detained in Thailand at Bahrain's request through Interpol.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Australian PM wants refugee footballer back
The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, yesterday took the almost unprecedented step of stepping up the pressure (no pun intended) in a personal plea to Thai PM Prayut over the case of Hakeem al-Araibi, who has been held under the most questionable circumstances in a Thai prison since he and his wife arrived here on a tourist visa for their honeymoon in November last year.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
China shines light on the dark side of the moon
Chang’e 4’s mission across the dark side of the moon has begun in earnest. The Chinese spacecraft made history with the first soft landing on the moon’s lesser-known far side earlier this month.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 14:25
China lands probe on far side of moon: state TV
Beijing - A Chinese lunar rover landed on the far side of the moon on Thursday, in a global first that boosts Beijing's ambitions to become a space superpower.