Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
Magazines, newspapers lose out despite 84 per cent rise in October ad spending
TOTAL media-advertising expenditure increased 84.49 per cent year on year in October this year to Bt9.19 billion, Nielsen reports.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 02:00
Supreme Patriarch spared asset rule
NACC sees no case for other public officials to be exempted.
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
‘Very poor’ school students to be given additional financial aid
ABOUT 600,000 “very poor” students will soon receive an extra Bt800 per semester from the state, as the Equitable Education Fund (EEF) is stepping in to help reduce the educational disparities.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:45
Ex-farm supervisor charged over Australia strawberry sabotage
Sydney - Police investigating a major Australian strawberry needle contamination scare that sparked nationwide panic on Monday identified a former farm supervisor as their main suspect.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
The out-of-this-world success of Singles’ Day
Alibaba Group is taking its stratospheric success to the next level with the launch of a mini-space station and a communication satellite, to coincide with the e-commerce giant’s 10th annual Singles’ Day shopping extravaganza, held yesterday.
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 14:14
Surfer bitten by shark in latest Australia attack
Sydney - A surfer was bitten on the leg by a shark off a beach on Australia's west coast Sunday, authorities said, the latest in a spate of recent attacks that saw another man killed.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
California quietly moves to ease the suffering of millions
Although you may not read about it in the newspaper, an important proposition in California calling for improvements in the treatment of farm animals passed by a vote of 61 per cent on Tuesday.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:33
White House bars CNN reporter after heated Trump exchange
The White House on Wednesday suspended the press pass of a CNN reporter who earlier sparred with Donald Trump at a news conference, in which the US president branded the journalist an "enemy of the people."
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:12
Watchdog approves landmark Australian media merger
A landmark merger between Australian broadcaster Nine Entertainment and venerable newspaper group Fairfax won regulatory approval Thursday, clearing the way for the creation of a media giant across television, print, video streaming and digital.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:34
Scientists push back against Harvard 'alien spacecraft' theory
A scientific paper led by two researchers at Harvard University made a splash this week by claiming that a cigar-shaped rock zooming through our solar system may have been sent by aliens.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:03
Ten topics on the agenda at the World Internet Conference
The fifth World Internet Conference, organized by the Cyberspace Administration of China and the People's Government of Zhejiang province, will be held in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang province, between Nov 7 and 9.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
China takes lead in space race
New ‘Heavenly Palace’ unveiled to replace ageing International station
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 17:17
GSB announces winner of SMEs start-up contest
The Space Walker Team has won Bt1 million from GSB’s SMEs Start-up Contest while the ten finalists will join a study trip to Hokkaido, Japan on November 8-13, Government Savings Bank (GSB)’s president and chief executive officer Chatchai Payuhanaveechai said yesterday.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
Sukhum goes wild
The brand new Sukhum International Music Festival gets off to a start at several underground music venues and art spaces in Bangkok this month, kicking off on November 23 with “Electrolivery” at De Commune featuring Nolens.Volens, Space Telexx X Keep_Your_Eyes_On, Jimi Tenor Official and Jori Hulkkonen, and Daisuke Tanabe and Yosi Horikawa.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
Biased mainstream media letting readers do their dirty work
Thailand’s two English-language newspapers are allowing regular letter-writers to name-call people they disagree with.