Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:53
Storm batters Bangkok
A summer storm on Thursday afternoon swiftly passed through Bangkok's Lak Si and Don Muang, leaving some damage, including toppled small trees on Soi Vibhavadi 60, clogged flooding and an under-construction Vibhavadi-Rangsit pedestrian bridge's metal scaffold to fall onto a car at Lak Si Intersection.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 10:00
Liverpool seek swift relief from mounting title pressure
Ten days after blowing the chance to move seven points clear at the top of the Premier League, Liverpool return to Anfield trailing Manchester City in the table when Bournemouth visit Merseyside on Saturday.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 06:14
Trump nominates ex-Fox News anchor Nauert as UN envoy
US President Donald Trump on Friday nominated State Department spokeswoman and former Fox News anchor Heather Nauert as his next ambassador to the United Nations -- a swift elevation for a supporter who had no diplomatic experience until last year.
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
SWIFT SUCCESSFUL TRIAL OF CROSS-BORDER PAYMENT
Kasikorn bank (KBank) recently teamed up with SWIFT and a group of banks from Asia Pacific, to carry out the trial of SWIFT's new instant cross-border payments proof of concept.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 01:00
Suit filed against NMG’s former top brass
Ditsadaej Hiranjirakoon, a shareholder of the Nation Multimedia Group (NMG), yesterday filed a complaint against former directors and managers of the NMG, urging the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) to take swift action, at the SEC headquarters.
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 06:45
'Bad Blood': Trump sours on Taylor Swift after Dem endorsement
US President Donald Trump said Monday he liked pop superstar Taylor Swift's music "about 25 percent less" after her endorsement of the Democrat in Tennessee's Senate race.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:40
Singapore govt to be given sweeping powers to deal with spread fake news
A parliamentary Select Committee has called for new laws that will grant the Singapore Government powers to swiftly disrupt the spread of online falsehoods, as part of a broad suite of measures to counter the scourge of fake news.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
THAI plans swift upgrade of fleet to reverse losses
National carrier told to quickly finalise new business plan ahead of election.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 01:00
Trump’s boldness earns him fans
I’m not a Donald Trump fan, but one thing I like about him is his ability to make swift and bold decisions.
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Major Thai banks get on board of Swift’s GPI platform for real-time fund transfers
THAILAND’S four major banks have joined Swift’s Global Payment Initiative (GPI) platform, which adds the blockchain technology on top of its infrastructure for global real-time cross-border fund transfers.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 08:00
Taylor Swift in all-star film version of 'Cats': reports
Pop superstar Taylor Swift will take to the silver screen alongside Jennifer Hudson in a film adaptation of the popular hit musical "Cats," reports said Friday.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
The Thai heroes who aren’t
Now that the world knows that two of the Mu Pa boys, plus their coach, are stateless, it will be watching to see how swiftly the Thai government moves to grant them Thai citizenship. In today’s fractious world, nobody should be stateless; everybody should enjoy the protection of a government.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 06:41
WHO predicts Ebola outbreak in DR Congo could end soon
The director general of the World Health said Sunday he believed a swift end could be put to the outbreak of Ebola in northwestern DR Congo, some 21 days which has left 27 people dead over the past month.
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:56
Ministries pool efforts to give 90,000 students citizenship
The Education Ministry has asked the Interior Ministry to swiftly endorse the granting of Thai citizenship to more than 90,000 students in government-run schools around the country.