• Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:21
    Oceans of garbage prompt war on plastics
    Faced with images of turtles smothered by plastic bags, beaches carpeted with garbage and islands of trash floating in the oceans, environmentalists say the world is waking up to the need to tackle plastic pollution at the source.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:15
    PM leads anti-pollution walk along canal
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha led a 5.4-kilometre anti-pollution walk along the banks of the Prem Prachakorn Canal to Wat Benjamabophit on Saturday.
    national
  • Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:51
    Foreign community not concerned over national poll: EC chief
    Election Commission (EC) President Ittiporn Boonpracong said on Friday that foreign diplomats and members of the international community have voiced no concerns about the upcoming national election.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 16 Dec 2018 07:00
    Four-step plan issued to rid Thailand of garbage
    The Pollution Control Department (PCD) has issued four guidelines for related agencies to achieve the country's goal of eliminating 7.7 million tonnes of garbage within next year.
    national
  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
    Denmark keen for EU-Thailand free-trade talks to follow poll
    DENMARK is looking forward to the start of free-trade negotiations between Thailand and the European Union(EU) after the Kingdom’s general election is held next year, says Uffe Wolffhechel, the Danish ambassador to Thailand.
    Economy
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Damage done by junta will last far into future 
    Re: “Post-poll Prayut govt will lack legitimacy, says academic”, The Nation, yesterday.
    your say
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    Post-poll Prayut govt will lack legitimacy, says academic
    FORMER student activist and renowned scholar Thirayuth Boonmee has predicted that though junta leader General Prayut Chan-o-cha will be able to form the next government, it will lack legitimacy and this will only lead to instability.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
    PM’s remarks raise doubts of curbs on campaigning
    Junta set to lift ban on political activities as stage set for Feb 24 poll.
    politics
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 01:00
    Junta reaffirms Feb 24 as date for national poll
    Says election results should be released by April 25 and new cabinet, pm in place by May 9
    politics
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    Ex-Pheu Thai MP accused of murder can run in polls: EC
    A FORMER Pheu Thai Party MP, wanted in connection with the alleged murder of a local administrator in Khon Kaen, cannot be prohibited by law from contesting in the upcoming election, a senior election official said yesterday.
    politics
  • Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:00
    Thais among the biggest fans of cashless society, poll finds
    THAI consumers say they are among the most ready in the world to embrace a cash-free future, whereas in Japan and other markets surveyed, consumers are taking more of a wait-and-see approach, even while recognising the appeal of select solutions. 
    Economy
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:19
    Hot : Citizens to sue govt for ‘doing nothing’ about Jakarta's air pollution
    Dozens of bicyclists entered City Hall on Wednesday morning to send a warning to the Jakarta administration and the central government that, if they do not do something about Jakarta’s air pollution within 60 days, they will file a citizen lawsuit.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    A paradise nearly lost
    Amid tourism glut, Phi Phi Islands seek government help to ensure supply of safe drinking water
    national
  • Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
    US backs Thailand as Asean chair, wishes success in polls
    THE UNITED STATES is ready to support Thailand as Asean chair as it will play a strategic role in the security of the Indo-Pacific region and also wished the Kingdom success in the upcoming general election, a visiting senior defence official said Thursday.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 26 Nov 2018 19:51
    31 booths at fair warned about excessive noise levels
    Thirtyone vending booths at the “Thai Red Cross Fair 2018” have been warned after making too much noise during this year’s event, Pollution Control Department (PCD) chief Pralong Damrongthai said on Monday.
    Breaking News
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