Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Allure retained for Chinese tourists
THAILAND was one of the top five global destinations for travellers from mainland China during the Chinese New Year holiday, according to accommodation online platform Airbnb.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:12
Airbnb sees 100% growth in Chinese arrivals
Airbnb, the global travel platform, said Thailand is one of the top five global destinations for travellers from mainland China this Chinese New Year, described as "the world's largest annual human migration".
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:18
Ramathibodi Hospital pleads for urgent blood donations
The Ramathibodi Hospital in Bangkok is pleading for urgent blood donations, after running short of blood stocks.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 18:13
UN chief sees 'wind of hope' in African peace deals, elections
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Saturday that a slew of peaceful elections and truces in Africa were signs of a "wind of hope" on the continent.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
Holy riiver in an unholy state
Victor Mallet's guide to the Ganges' many incarnations is to moving that its modern plight becomes all the more tragic
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:56
Asia Pacific welcomed 688 million visitors last year: PATA
The overall annual growth rate for international visitors into 40 Asia Pacific destinations is estimated to have been around 7.8 per cent in 2018.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 01:00
Flying high with Emirates
Emirates celebrates the month of love by offering special fares for group bookings from two to nine passengers, allowing them to travel with their loved ones and family members to the airline’ s most popular destinations – Hong Kong, Vienna, New York, and Cairo.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
Is The Nation taking sides on Venezuela?
The Nation writes about European countries supporting Juan Guaido as the legitimate president of Venezuela, but fails to inform us that the United Nations does not.
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 20:30
Thailand top New Year holiday spot for Chinese travellers
Thailand, Japan and Singapore top the list of destinations for Chinese travellers this Chinese New Year.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Critics pick their favourites
Newcomers join veterans on the nominations list, but where are the awards for musicals?
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 02:00
Mahidol award boosts cholera fight
Laureates say publicity from honour is helping save lives in developing nations.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:26
Thailand named in top 10 places in the world to retire
Thailand has again been named in the top 10 retirement destinations in the world and No 2 in Asia.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 18:02
Prayut assigns other members of Cabinet to act in place of four ministers resigning Tuesday
The deputy ministers of Industry and Commerce have been reassigned as acting ministers at the two ministries after Uttama Savanayana and Sontirat Sontijiirawong tendered their resignations in order to compete in the upcoming general election, Government Spokesman Putthipong Bunnagun said on Tuesday.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:50
Under-fire ministers and pro-junta party members tender their resignations
After weeks of criticism, the four sitting ministers who are also executives of pro-junta party Phalang Pracharat submitted their written resignations to the prime minister on Tuesday.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
AI to direct foreign visitors
JAPAN'S FUJITSU LTD has developed a system that uses AI to recommend travel destinations to foreign tourists, inferring their preferences based on such information as age and the number of times they have come to Japan.