• Mon, 22 Apr 2019 16:00
     Cambodia and Thailand reconnected by rail after 45 years
    Poipet, Cambodia - A railway reconnecting Cambodia and Thailand was officially inaugurated on Monday in a bid to slash travel times and boost trade between the southeast Asian neighbours.
    national
  • Sun, 21 Apr 2019 11:14
    Japan PM Abe sends offering to Yasukuni war shrine
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni war shrine, seen by Asian neighbours as a symbol of Japan's militarist past.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 21 Apr 2019 09:40
    Thailand ready to face sea-home builder in court
    Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Saturday that the Thai government has the right to demolish a floating sea home off Phuket seashore and welcomed the threat of a lawsuit by its builder, Ocean Builders.
    national
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:44
    Surachate not to be investigated over mysterious transfer: General Prawit
    Former Immigration Bureau chief Police Lt-General Surachate Hakparn will not be investigated regarding his transfer from the Royal Thai Police to the Prime Minister’s Office, Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan said on Friday.
    national
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
    ‘Conscientious Thai’ just a code word for yellow-shirt junta supporter
    Vint Chavala claims that any “conscientious” Thai will tell you the Democrats were more honest than Thaksin. He doesn’t explain why hardly anyone voted for the Democrats in the last election and why Yingluck Shinawatra kicked Abhisit’s butt when she ran against him for prime minister.
    your say
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:21
    Prayut to attend Belt and Road summit in Bejing next week
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing next week, a deputy government spokesman said on Thursday.
    national
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
    Holy cows come home to haunt India’s Modi
    One of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s signature policies has been protecting cows, but for Raghuvir Singh Meena – a Hindu farmer struggling to protect his crop of chickpeas from roaming cattle – it has gone too far. 
    opinion
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:55
    Better rail links ‘more critical’
    CYBERJAYA: Malaysia is mulling the idea of having a high-speed rail (HSR) service from Johor Baru to Penang or even to the border with Thailand in the future.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:06
    Urgent : Malaysia revived China railway to avoid $5 bn penalty. DR M
    Malaysia would have faced a $5-billion penalty if a China-backed rail project was axed entirely, the prime minister said Monday, after a deal was reached to revive the controversial scheme.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:12
    Watch : Pink gem money trail found
    PETALING JAYA: A money trail has been established on the purchase of a pink diamond that allegedly used 1Malaysia Develop­ment Bhd (1MDB) funds, says Senior Asst Comm Datuk Khalil Azlan Chik
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:15
    We are landlocked but our minds are open: Bhutan's Prime Minister
     The state visit to Bangladesh was a homecoming of sort for Bhutan's Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering, who spent 10 years in two medical colleges ther
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    Uniting Asean against the EU
    We call on Asean leaders to form a united front as a regional grouping to demonstrate full support to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who have signed and sent a joint letter to officially protest the European Union’s plan to remove palm oil from its market.
    opinion
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    PM wields Article 44 for rail progress
    PRIME Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has used emergency powers to require the Bangkok Metropolitan Authority (BMA) to speed up the hiring of a private operator to run extensions of the BTS rail system’s Green Line.
    Economy
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:11
    Najib faces three-month parliamentary suspension for breaking Felda embargo
    KUALA LUMPUR: A motion will be moved in Parliament today (April 11) to suspend former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak for three months.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 10:03
    Vietnam rolls out red carpet for Thai investment: Deputy PM
    The Vietnamese Government, ministries and sectors have always created favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those from Thailand, to expand production and business in Vietnam, Deputy Prime Minister Tinh Dinh Dung said.
    Breaking News
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