Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:00
'End of the world': terror in the path of Typhoon Mangkhut
Bebeth Saquing has seen dozens of storms in her lifetime, but nothing prepared her for the terror of Super Typhoon Mangkhut as it roared over her Philippines home Saturday packing winds of more than 250 kilometres (155 miles) per hour.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Asean states must be prepared for a ‘fast-changing industrial revolution’
The Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0, has posed both opportunities and challenges to Asean. Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, speaks to Viet Nam News about the pressures of the ongoing
technological and scientific revolution.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 09:26
Dams can cope with weekend storms: authorities
The water regulation authorities claim they are prepared for heavy rain during the weekend and the situation is under control.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
Is Duterte playing language-games?
What makes President Duterte an interesting speaker is that, whatever the occasion, the audience never quite knows what to expect. His habit of discarding prepared speeches has become emblematic of this basic refusal to abide by the conventions of formal speech.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
Thai banks ‘prepared’ amid warning of global ATM attack
COMMERCIAL banks in Thailand have boosted security to prevent unauthorised access to their automatic teller machines as cybercriminals are reportedly planning to carry out a large-scale global ATM attack.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
Impact of Bebinca manageable as storm spares Thailand
THE AUTHORITIES say they are well prepared for tropical storm Bebinca, with disaster prevention and mitigation teams now in full readiness and with the water levels lowered in every dam on the storm’s path.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
Eating out with mother
To celebrate Mother’s Day this Sunday (August 12), families taking mums out for a special meal to any restaurant under the Jim Thompson brand from tomorrow through Monday can enjoy special menus aesthetically prepared with fresh ingredients and cutting-edge culinary artistry as well as a refined honey and mulberry jam gift set.
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 18:40
Now 3800 places to drop off toxic and electronic waste in Bangkok
The Pollution Control Department (PCD) has prepared nearly 4,000 locations for Bangkok residents to safely drop off their toxic or electronic waste.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:54
Google braces for huge EU fine over Android
Google prepared Wednesday to be hit with huge EU fine for freezing out rivals of its Android mobile phone system in a ruling that could spark new tensions between Brussels and Washington.
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:45
France holds breath as football brings nation together
French fans dared to dream of a World Cup victory on Sunday as they prepared to watch the game on a sunny summer weekend after a tournament that has lifted spirits and led to a rare sense of national unity.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 01:00
Hospital fully prepared to receive rescued youths
AUTHORITIES AS well the Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital were yesterday arranging the quickest possible evacuation and related assistance to the 13 footballers as soon as they come out of the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 01:00
Tempting God’s wrath with a meagre beet
Re: “Vegan Passover easily prepared”, Have Your Say, June 27.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
Vegan Passover easily prepared
The Essenes, advocates of one of three major Jewish philosophies at the time of Jesus, did not only live at Qumran but had communities in cities and villages throughout Judea.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 21:36
Japan plot to swarm over Mane in World Cup showdown
Japan plan to hound Senegal star Sadio Mane out of Sunday's pivotal World Cup encounter and are prepared to put three men on him if necessary.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
Everybody should be prepared for a medical emergency
Like disaster response programmes, emergency medicine should become part of our schools and communities.