Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:55:58
BMA targets four officials over New Year lighting scandal
Four Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) officials are to be punished over their alleged roles in the 2016 New Year lighting scandal, in which Bt39.6 million was spent to illuminate City Hall.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:31:02
A time to celebrate
Amara Bangkok celebrates the festive season with a wide range of offers from an indulgent afternoon tea, Christmas Eve dinner to the New Year’s soiree of the year.
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:33:11
US warns of Christmas terror threat in Europe
The United States on Thursday updated its advice to travellers heading for Europe, warning of an increased terrorist threat over the Christmas and New Year holiday season.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:43:02
A voucher makes the perfect gift
Thai Airways International (THAI) has introduced a special gift voucher that makes an ideal gift for your loved ones this New Year. The voucher can be used in place of cash to purchase an air ticket or THAI products and may be bought anytime from December 1 to 30.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:59:14
High above Bangkok, a night to remember
The countdown to the New Year has already begun and The Dome at lebua has announced its programme for the event with the world’s highest ball drop, epicurean feasts, and a dazzling fireworks display along the Chao Phraya riverside.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:12:50
About 400 tourists visit Phu Chi Fa per day
About 400 tourists are visiting Phu Chi Fa mountaintop in Chiang Rai's Thoeng district to enjoy the morning sea of mist with 500 rooms almost all booked throughout New Year, a local operator said.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Four BMA officials face prosecution for corruption in New Year lighting scandal
THE NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has initiated criminal proceedings against four city officials over their allegedly corrupt roles in the much-publicised New Year lighting project.
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Requiem for a most extraordinarily benevolent monarch
There is a place in outback Australia where New Year’s Eve occurs thrice every year due to the intersection of three time zones. It sounds too outlandish to be true, but it is. In fact in Australia alone, there are three such places.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:25:37
E-gaming tourney returns to Malaysia
ESL, the world's largest e-sports company, will kick-off the new year with an event from its flagship series ESL One powered by Intel.
Sun, 15 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Concept store Another Story stocks up on funky goodies for Christmas and the New Year
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:00:00
Akha women get into the New Year swing
See this colourful and fascinating hilltribe festival throughout the months of August and September in Thailand’s northern-most province of Chiang Rai.
Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:28:14
CNN fires comedian over decapitated Trump photo
NEW YORK - US television network CNN on Wednesday fired a comedian from its annual New Year's Eve coverage after she provoked outrage for being photographed holding up a prop depicting Donald Trump's bloodied severed head.
Thu, 18 May 2017 16:41:12
Police link National Theatre bombing to 2007 New Year attacks
Police have checked security camera footage taken in the vicinity of the National Theatre in Bangkok’s Phra Nakhon district in the investigation to find the culprits behind the small bomb blast earlier this week, deputy national police chief Pol General Srivara Ransibrahmanakul said on Thursday.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:16:42
Myanmar's New Year in photos
Thailand's Songkran festival draws to an end on April 17 as do similar events hosted by our Asean neighbours, among them Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:51:36
EVERTON DUO BOLASIE AND CALVERT-LEWIN GET INVOLVED WITH CHANG COOKING CHALLENGE
In celebration of Songkran, the Thai New Year festival, Everton duo Yannick Bolasie and Dominic Calvert-Lewin went along to Pan-Asian restaurant HOST in Liverpool on Wednesday afternoon with long-term principal partner Chang to take part in a cooking challenge.