Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:14
Ireland castle chosen as this year’s best luxury hotel
An opulent, carefully restored, 18th-century castle in Ireland has been named the hotel of the year by experts at luxury travel network Virtuoso.
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:29
Prayut still top choice for PM, poll finds
Public opinion has again named General Prayut Chan-o-cha as the most popular choice to be prime minister after the next election – but there’s doubt the political party linked to him will be a winner – according to a new poll.
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 18:03
Vatican announces historic China accord to appoint bishops
The Vatican announced Saturday it had reached an historic accord with China on the appointment of bishops in the Communist country which has so far named its own officials to a sole Beijing-recognised Catholic church.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:34
Urgent : Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang dead at 61
Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang died on Friday at the age of 61 after a serious illness, state media reported.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:33
Sergio Wielzen banking on ONE Super Series experience against newcomer Rodtang Jitmuangnon
Surinamese striking star Sergio “Samurai” Wielzen is hoping to do much better in his second foray into the heavily-acclaimed ONE Super Series.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 18:19
Thai designer wins Dutch eco-award
The RECO Young Designer Competition 2018 has named Chanajit Hnudat its winner for his “Back to the Earth” design, receiving Bt100,000 and a free ticket with KLM Airlines to take part in the Dutch Design Week in the Netherlands.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:02
Market expansion boss named
DKSH, a market expansion services provider with a focus on Asia, has announced the appointment of Daniel Culverhouse as its head supply chain management.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
Garuda Indonesia sues Rolls Royce for $43m
INDONESIA’S flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has filed a lawsuit against Rolls Royce Plc and Rolls Royce Total Care Service Limited for 640.94 billion rupiah (US$42.95 million) for alleged fraud concerning an agreement signed when Emirsyah Satar, who was later named a corruption suspect, was president director of the company.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:46
3,2,1: SpaceX counts down to reveal mystery Moon traveller
SpaceX says it will reveal on Monday the name of the mysterious passenger it plans to send into orbit around the Moon, an ambitious project spearheaded by eccentric CEO Elon Musk.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:48
64 dead, 45 missing in Luzon landslides
Massive landslides killed 64 people while 45 others were missing in this city and in the provinces of Benguet, Mountain Province, Kalinga and Nueva Vizcaya, as Typhoon "Ompong" (international name: Mangkhut) unleased its fury on Friday night and early Saturday, the Philippine National Police said on Sunday.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
UN raises concerns about Thailand’s attitude toward human rights activists
Thailand is among 38 countries named by the United Nations for having an alarming and shameful attitude towards human rights defenders.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:05
BTS GROUP IN DJSI EMERGING MARKET
The BTS Group was yesterday named by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as a member of the DJSI Emerging Market.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:00
Tours’ Ladies Players lining up for “PTT Thailand LPGA Masters 2018”
Top ladies players from 3 ladies golf tours of the region are lining up into the field of tri-sanctioned tournament – “PTT Thailand LPGA Masters 2018” – the big match season-sending for THAI LPGA Tour 2018 which will be held during 19-21 September at Panya Indra Golf Club in Bangkok.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:50
Meet Daniel Zhang, Alibaba's next chairman
The name of Daniel Zhang, or Zhang Yong in Chinese, has grabbed the headlines as Jack Ma, co-founder and chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba, announced on Monday his plans to step down on Sept 10 next year and hand over control of Alibaba to Zhang, the current CEO of the company.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:05
20,000 fake goods seized from Chiang Mai night markets
Police and officials from the US embassy swooped on two night markets in Chiang Mai city centre and seized more than 20,000 fake products that violated popular brand names on Wednesday night.