Thu, 20 Jun 2019 13:23
85-year-old man in Songkhla gets first ID card after DNA proof
A poor 85-year-old man living in Songkhla’s Sadao district got his first identification card on Thursday, which allows him to get state welfare benefits for the first time in his life.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:46
Thai-Malaysian border opens for 24 hours
Thailand and Malaysia have launched the 24-hour border checkpoint between Songkhla’s Sadao district with Malaysia’s Bukit Kayu Hitam.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:10
“Same Same but Different” made it to the Prague Quadrennial 2019
Thailand’s art exhibition “Same Same but Different” was shown in Prague Quadrennial (PQ) earlier this month, under the theme of “Imagination, Transformation and Memory”, marking the first time that Thailand as a country participates in this event.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 14:45
British envoy denies Iran summons over tanker attacks claim
Britain's ambassador to Iran on Sunday denied he was summoned by the Iranian foreign ministry after London accused Tehran of "almost certainly" being responsible for tanker attacks in the Gulf.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:00
Eighteen Myanmar illegal migrants caught in forest camp
Eighteen Myanmar illegal migrants were rounded up at a makeshift camp in forestland of Songkhla's Sadao district on Friday morning as they were waiting to be transported further to Malaysia.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
MGallery hotel planned for Seoul
Accor Ambassador Korea has announced it will to open its first MGallery hotel in 2022 that will include residences, offices and a hotel.
Fri, 31 May 2019 01:00
Sofitel makes the most of its French roots
Sofitel Hotels & Resorts has announced a new global brand campaign that reaches deeper into its French roots. “Live the French Way”, the campaign’s brand promise, pays homage to its heritage and reinforces the brand’s position as an ambassador of French art de vivre around the world.
Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
Prem rebuilt the house of Thailand, only to see it torn down
With great sadness we learn of the passing of General Prem Tinsulanonda, in my humble opinion the foremost statesman of the 20th century: a great soldier, a great peacemaker and a great communicator in difficult times.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Go on, take a Guess
American fashion brand Guess continues to promote its young, sexy and adventurous lifestyle concept through the introduction of actress Davika “Mai” Hoorne as its latest ambassador.
Mon, 27 May 2019 01:00
Economist finds fault with ex-PM’s legacy
FORMER PRIME MINISTER General Prem Tinsulanonda, who died yesterday, made great contributions to the development of the Thai economy, but one of three economists asked to comment on his legacy also feels he left the country saddled with income inequality, which has become a major problem today.
Mon, 27 May 2019 01:00
Modi kept his job, a billion Indians worry about theirs
Asad Ahmed, one of about 1.2 million young Indians entering the cut-throat job market each month, diligently scribbles notes at a computer class in New Delhi.
Sat, 25 May 2019 13:43
Game over for Thailand in Sudirman Cup
The crusade of the Thai badminton team in the Sudirman Cup came to the end after they were vanquished by 10-time champion China 3-0 in the semi-finals in Nanning on Saturday.
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).
Thu, 16 May 2019 16:19
Philippines says envoy recalled over Canada trash row
Manila - The Philippines has recalled its ambassador to Canada, Manila's foreign minister said Thursday, in an escalation of a festering diplomatic row over tonnes of trash dumped in the Southeast Asian nation.
Tue, 14 May 2019 20:00
New German ambassador, PM Prayut agree to strengthen cooperation on several fronts
German Ambassador to Thailand Georg Schmidt on Tuesday paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House.