Tue, 21 May 2019 01:00
Now for the Olympics, says world champion Phannapa
Phannapa Harnsujin finally overcame her own demons after she dethroned world No 1 Tatiana Kudashova of Russia to take the women’s 53 kg gold medal at the World Taekwondo Championships in Manchester, England, on Sunday.
Sat, 18 May 2019 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A work life anchored in Dhamma
DECHA SIRIPHAT HAS WORKED UNDER DHAMMA GUIDANCE TO EASE SUFFERING OF FARMERS AS WELL AS PATIENTS
Tue, 07 May 2019 15:56
Insects as an alternative protein source for food and feed
The global population is growing at an alarming rate – with roughly 83 million people being added to the world’s population every year according to a United Nations report. This poses a number of challenges around sustainability including the need for more food and meat.
Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00
Education reform group opposes merging small schools
THE INDEPENDENT Committee for Education Reform (ICER) disagrees with the World Bank’s suggestion that Thailand merge its small schools to boost the quality of education.
Thu, 02 May 2019 01:00
Structural challenges hang over East Asian growth hopes
STRUCTURAL challenges poses risks to the aspirations of countries in East Asia to move up the income ladder, according to Junhong Chang, the director of the Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).
Sun, 28 Apr 2019 20:30
Committee proposes guidelines to develop caves nationwide
The National Cave Management Policy Committee has set three guidelines for creating awareness, participation and supporting operations for the benefit of natural resources, maintenance, conservation, rehabilitation and development into tourist attractions in the future.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 20:32
New e-Tree app enables online registration for trade in teak, rosewood trees grown on private land
Forbidden trees like teak and rosewood grown on private plots can now be registered online for trade purposes, thanks to a new application that became available to the public on Monday.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Crimean history exposes myth of Russian bogeyman
Russia seems to have become the bogeyman of the world, a status fed by constant Western lies. For instance, the lie about Crimea is used as pretext for Western interference on Russia’s border. Such dangerous and false pretexts are used in conflicts all over the world and deserve to be debunked.
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 08:00
Viñales deposes Marquez on Day 1
The King of COTA loses his throne on Friday as Viñales takes over at the top.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:49
Tai Rak Tham party proposes to legalise sex toys
A little-known political party competing in the general election revealed on Wednesday one of its priority proposals for Thailand was to legalise the production and sale of sex toys.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
Trump’s art of romantic diplomacy poses disturbing question
The international news media have been reporting that the love affair between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un is over.
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 14:39
Police trainee proposes to girlfriend during recognition rites in Cebu
Consolacion, Cebu — The audience, including officials of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Central Visayas, thought police patrolman Rojan Caromayan collapsed after standing for over two hours under the heat of the sun.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:30
SEC proposes investment planning reforms
The SEC is seeking public comments on the proposed rules for intermediaries to provide assisting tools to asset allocation and investment planning.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
Rising baht exposes vulnerability of expat retirees
I have been living in Thailand for 19 years now, but I’m now suddenly a criminal because the value of the baht has risen so much that the Bt800,000 bank deposit required for my retirement visa came short by Bt8,000.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Pro-junta Phalang Pracharat Party proposes Prayut for next premier
PHALANG Pracharat Party has resolved to have Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha lead its list of PM candidates, followed by former industry minister Uttama Savanayana and Deputy PM Somkid Jatusripitak.