Sat, 25 May 2019 01:00
Doubling up for dinner
Famed for its ‘double-decker’ seating, Chinese eatery Lhong Tou opens a second branch in downtown Bangkok
Fri, 24 May 2019 17:46
Thai Watsadu opens Bt500 million store in Ban Chang
CRC Thai Watsadu - a unit of Central Retail Corporation that operates home improvement centres under the brands Thai Watsadu, baan & Beyond, and Auto 1 - has opened a new Bt500 million store in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Fri, 24 May 2019 17:34
HM the King opens first parliament since 2014 coup
HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn opened parliament Friday five years after a 2014 coup, stressing the importance of "national security" and "people's well-being" as the junta moves within striking distance of cementing its grip on power.
Fri, 24 May 2019 04:53
Five silent films to roar about
Thailand’s sixth Silent Film Festival kicks off today (Friday) at the Scala Theatre in Bangkok with five classics to screen, accompanied by American and Thai musicians. Hosted by the Film Archive with the support of the Goethe Institut, the festival opens with German film “Fight for the Matterhorn” (1928) at 7.30pm.
movie & TV
Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
Adventure club opens in Hua Hin
Just in time for the Western summer holidays, Novotel Hua Hin Cha Am Beach Resort and Spa has launched of new Siam Adventure Club that combines several fun facilities and entertainment programmes.
Sun, 19 May 2019 17:20
Starbucks opens first store with sign language capability in China
For hearing impaired customers at a Starbucks in Guangzhou's Yuexiu district, ordering coffee can be much easier. Starbucks China on Sunday opened its first store with sign language capability in the city's oldest downtown area to offer more possibilities to the deaf and hard of hearing community.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
Instilling art in young minds
Singapore opens up a new world for kids with a biennale especially for children
Thu, 16 May 2019 01:00
Studios gets serious at Cannes
Glitzy film festival opens with a red carpet teeming with stars
movie & TV
Mon, 13 May 2019 17:44
Thai Watsadu opens EEC store, its 48th home improvement centre
Thai Watsadu spends another Bt500 million this year on business expansion, opening up a new store in Si Maha Phot, its 48th branch nationwide.
Sun, 12 May 2019 18:34
Visitors to Maya Bay will have to book tour in advance
Visitors will have to make advance bookings for limited day tours to the internationally renowned beach at Maya Bay on Phi Phi Islands of Krabi once the site reopens to the public, according to experts.
Thu, 09 May 2019 18:34
Toyota opens Chachoengsao hybrid battery plant
Toyota has staged the localisation line-off ceremony for its HEV (hybrid electric vehicle) battery Gateway factory in Chachoengsao province, the company said.
Thu, 09 May 2019 01:00
EC party-list calculation opens a can of worms
Anti-junta camp vows to take election agency to court as MP numbers plummet
Tue, 07 May 2019 15:22
Dusit Suites Hotel Ratchadamri opens in prestigious Bangkok neighbourhood
Dusit International, one of Thailand’s leading hotel and property development companies, has opened the Dusit Suites Hotel Ratchadamri, Bangkok – its first all-suite property – amid one of the city’s most vibrant districts for business and leisure.
Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00
MGallery property opens in Kyoto
MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel makes its debut in Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto, promising to take guests on a journey to the dawn of modern Japan through interiors that blend elements reminiscent of the legendary Samurai era.
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 01:00
The boys are back in town
Ayusakorn “Van” Arayangkoon of 4 Garcons fame opens his latest brainchild, the aptly named Second Edition