Mon, 22 Apr 2019 13:30
Stepping back in time
Following a refurbishment spread over the past nine months to celebrate its seventh anniversary, 137 Pillars House in Chiang Mai is now offering 30 suites built around the original colonial teak homestead, which dates back to the late 1800’s.
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.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 17:44
Couple's sea home vision sunk by Thai navy charges
An American bitcoin investor could face the death penalty after Thailand's navy accused him of violating the country's sovereignty by building a "seastead" home off the coast, which he insisted was simply in pursuit of a vision of "freedom".
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
Rahul Gandhi: destiny’s child or an ‘empty suit’?
Rahul Gandhi, vying to become the latest prime minister from India’s most famous dynasty, has worked hard to shed his image as an entitled footloose princeling and political lightweight.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:35
Bautista Agut stuns top-ranked Djokovic in Miami
Novak Djokovic's pursuit of a record seventh Miami Open ATP title ended in dramatic fashion on Tuesday as Roberto Bautista Agut superbly recovered from a first set destruction to win 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 and book a place in the quarter-finals.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
EC threatened with lawsuits, impeachment over alleged irregularities
THE ELECTION Commission (EC) came under intense pressure yesterday as political parties pushed for transparency and fair treatment amid suspicions of intervention and manipulation of Sunday’s national vote.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Revamped Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park taps London’s charms
Following the reopening of public spaces in December, the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park London returns to full service on April 15 and showcases allnew guestrooms and suites, including two expansive penthouse suites.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:10
Sukhothai sophistication in Shanghai
The Sukhothai Shanghai gears up for the summer season by launching its Premier Suite and two signature suites The Loft and The Attic to provide guests with a first-class holiday experience.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
All Inspire to launch six projects in pursuit of double
PROPERTY firm All Inspire Development Plc is planning to launch six new residential projects worth a total of Bt18.25 billion to drive double-digit revenue growth this year.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:35
Democrat withdraws suits against three former red-shirt leaders after out-of-court settlement
A senior Democrat Party member has agreed to withdraw his defamation lawsuits against three former red-shirt leaders after the parties were able to settle the matter out of court.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 10:46
200,000 meth pills seized in Chiang Rai after pursuit
Rangers seized 200,000 methamphetamine pills following a road chase in Chiang Rai's Thoeng district on Friday night although the suspect managed to flee.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 17:52
Centara opens Doha hotel
Centara Hotels and Resorts, a Thai hotel operator, has celebrated the grand opening of its new waterfront hotel in Doha, introducing the company’s Thai hospitality to Qatar for the first time.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:50
S. Korean star director sues women's rights group over '#MeToo damages'
A famed South Korean film director who was accused of sexual abuse has filed a lawsuit against a women's rights group over "damages" caused by the #MeToo movement against him, a Seoul court said Thursday.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 16:48
Ditching sharp suits for a workman's disguise, Ghosn leaves jail
Tokyo - The cameras had been massed outside a Tokyo detention centre for hours waiting for the shot, but when ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn finally emerged, he was in disguise and almost unrecognisable.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 21:51
Court dismisses suits against BMA for not installing elevators at 23 BTS stations
The Central Administrative Court on Monday dismissed two compensation lawsuits against the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), which had failed to install elevators for the physically challenged at 23 BTS stations by the given deadline.