Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:47
Stay in the shade: Hot and hazy weather ahead
Bangkok and five vicinity provinces faced two fronts of discomfort on Thursday: hot weather and haze.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 19:38
British man arrested for long overstay, investigated for alleged selling of tours
Krabi Immigration Police have arrested a British man for overstaying his visa by 262 days.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:56
Al-Araibi thanked prison officials, fellow detainees for their care and help
Much-publicised Bahraini fugitive footballer Hakeem al-Araibi on Monday thanked Thai prison officials and other detainees for their care and help during his two-and-a-half month stay in jail, Corrections Department chief Narat Sawetanun said on Tuesday.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
Universal healthcare ‘to stay’
Most parties agree to keep schemes afloat, reject co-payment idea.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 06:59
Spurs sink Leicester to stay in title hunt
Mauricio Pochettino saluted Tottenham's fighting spirit as they kept alive their bid to gate-crash the Premier League title race with a 3-1 win over Leicester on Sunday.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
Living like a local
A homestay programme in the southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat makes for a relaxing and interesting break from urban chaos and teaches the visitor about the peaceful life in a Muslim village
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Thailand’s harsher overstay rules have destroyed my life
For 10 years, I lived in Thailand as a law-abiding citizen. I don’t do drugs and don’t even drink alcohol.
In 2015, at the age of 38, I started experiencing panic attacks every time I left my apartment.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
Apple can stay aloof – at its own risk
There was a time when it felt super-cool to flash your iPhone in public. Not only were you using unrivalled technology, but you knew the gadget in your hand placed you in the “elite” bracket. Those days, however, are fast ending – if not over already.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Bangkok sounds smoke alarm for expanding Asean capitals
Bangkok is choking as military drones and fire trucks fight to bring air pollution under control. Schools have closed, people are encouraged to stay indoors and others have armed themselves with face masks.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 17:25
Dissidents trapped inside Taiwan airport allowed in after 125 days
Two Chinese activists who spent more than four months trapped in limbo at a Taiwanese airport have been temporarily allowed to stay on the island, officials said Thursday.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 17:21
Booking.com suggests Thai properties for curious global travellers
Research from Booking.com uncovers that almost one fourth of global travellers plan to stay in different types of accommodation in 2019.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
No escaping smog until long-term measures initiated, say experts
The smog is here to stay, unless the government puts people’s well-being ahead of economic development and pursues long-term strict pollution control measures, academics warned.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
No cure for these ills
Traditional medicine store owner Gu Cheng-pu knows her dispensary can only stay open as long as her ailing father-in-law lives, their careers hostage to a quirk in Taiwanese law that is killing off the industry.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:01
Another 500 foreigners bagged in clampdown
Authorities rounded up 503 foreigners for overstaying their visas, illegally entering Thailand and other crimes during simultaneous searches at 217 locations around the country early Friday.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:15
The accommodation that’s right for you
From accommodations that float to stays up in the trees, unique property types are a growing trend, with over one third of Thai travellers (42 per cent) planning to book a stay in an alternative accommodation in 2019, according to research by booking.com.