Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:37:20
Forest official faces murder probe over Kanchanaburi killing
A Mae Lamoon forest protection official who shot dead a man on Monday night in Kanchanaburi’s Sisawat district and then claimed to have mistaken him for an illegal logger has been dismissed from the civil service pending a murder investigation.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:28:12
Tally pub faces 5-year shuttering following raid
Metropolitan police chief Pol Lt-General Chanthep Sesawet said on Friday that he would propose that Royal Thai Police close the “Tally” pub on Sukhumvit Soi 22 in Bangkok for five years after a police raid on Thursday morning found it stayed open well past the mandated 2am closing time and 20 patrons tested positive for illicit drugs.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
RS launches Lifestar BIZ direct sales
RS is expanding its Lifestar health and beauty business with the launch of Lifestar BIZ direct sales.
RS’s Lifestar business saw sales rising more than 600 per cent last year. The Lifestar BIZ targets 10,000 persons applying to become its sales people in the first year.
Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Plants put Cambodia closer to energy goals
THE INTRODUCTION of two new power plants in Cambodia last year saw the country inch towards self-sufficiency in its electricity supply even as energy consumption grew 14 per cent, the Mines and Energy Ministry said yesterday.
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 15:31:38
Paiboon praises PM for distancing himself from military
Former junta-appointed reformer Paiboon Nititawan on Thursday praised PM General Prayut Chan-o-cha for coming out as a politician, a move he saw as alleviating hatred against military people in the political arena.
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 06:44:58
Thiem only seed left standing at Qatar Open
Doha - World number five Dominic Thiem eased through to the quarter finals of the Qatar Open on Wednesday to become the only seeded player left in the tournament after the first two rounds saw the seven other highest-ranked players eliminated.
Mon, 01 Jan 2018 08:55:17
Man City's winning run ended as Wenger overtakes Ferguson
London - Manchester City survived late penalty drama at Crystal Palace on Sunday but saw their 18-match Premier League winning run halted as Arsene Wenger overtook Alex Ferguson's record for games in charge.
Mon, 01 Jan 2018 08:31:03
Late victory Kaps off a fine year
Indian Shiv Kapur came from two shots behind to beat local hope Prom Meesawat by one stroke to win the inaugural US$500,000 Royal Cup at the Phoenix Gold Golf Country Club on Sunday.
Mon, 01 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Bubbling through 2018
As we begin a new year, the celebratory mood of 2017, which saw US tax cuts and record stock market prices, is set to spill over into 2018.
Sun, 31 Dec 2017 06:54:36
Prom extends lead at Royal Cup
Pattaya - Prom Meesawat of Thailand broke out of the main pack after carding a five-under-par 66 to lead the US$500,000 Royal Cup by two shots. The tournament was contested at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club.
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 18:58:38
Prom and Kapur share midway lead
Pattaya - Prom Meesawat of Thailand shot a four-under-par 67 for a seven-under-par 135 total to share first place with Shiv Kapur of India after the second round of the US$500,000 Royal Cup.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 14:31:33
Checkpoint immigration office now easier to access
Aranyaprathet Immigration office in Sa Kaew province will open its new escalators to visitors on New Year’s Day, Sa Kaew immigration chief Pol Colonel Benjapon Rodsawat said on Wednesday.
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 01:00:00
Sign – but what is the meaning?
As my bus rolled into Pattaya a few days ago, I saw a billboard that said: Stop Child Pornography. I walked over to it to get a picture and that is when I was shocked to see that the sign was sponsored by the United States Department of Homeland Security.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 16:29:41
Hotline can quickly freeze accounts of scam victims
As police returned to the victims Bt1.7 million recently seized from gangsters involved in a “call-centre scheme”, the national police chief’s special advisor, Pol General Thanitsak Theerasawat, said forces had seized a total of Bt120 million from scammers and returned it to victims in the past seven month.
Sat, 23 Dec 2017 01:00:00
‘La Boheme’ for Christmas
“La Boheme”, one of the world’s most beloved operas, comes to the Thailand Cultural Centre today at 8pm and tomorrow at 4pm in a stunning new production conducted by Trisdee na Patalung and directed by Somtow Sucharitkul.