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.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Prayut caught on tape admitting ineligibility
Re: “Is Prayut really eligible to run for prime minister?”, Have Your Say, March 18.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 01:00
Weakling who became a tech whiz
NUTTAPORN VOONKLINHOM may have risen to become an executive at Thailand e-Business Centre (TeC) as well as e-commerce master and tech evangelist, but his climb to the top has been an arduous journey. As a young boy in Hat Yai city, Nuttaporn was stricken by myasthenia gravis when he was only two years old. The entire burden fell on his mother to work hard and treat him.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Flush with Bt7-bn funding, Zilingo to tap new markets
Online shopping platform Zilingo has raised Bt7 billion in funding and this year expects 300 per cent revenue growth, while also expanding its business in Australia and Philippines in the third quarter.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 15:01
Jung Joon-young illicitly taped sex videos, shared with others including Seungri: Report
Jung Joon-young, a K-pop singer, illicitly taped sex videos and shared them via mobile messenger group chats that included Seungri of K-pop idol group BigBang, a local broadcaster reported on Monday.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 10:15
Commission approves move to raise official elderly age to 65
The National Elderly Commission has agreed to raise the official age of elderly people in Thailand from 60 to 65, Social Development and Human Security Minister Anantaporn Kanjanarat said.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Tapping the power of female innovation
This year’s theme for International Women’s Day taps the technological revolution sweeping the world and changing lives everywhere. “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change” puts innovation at the centre of efforts to reflect the needs and viewpoints of women and girls and to leap over barriers to public services and opportunities.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 07:53
Kantapon moves on as Ratchanok makes exit at All England
Thai No 2 and world No 18 Kantapon Wangcharoen won a hard-fought battle but Ratchanok Intanon bowed out of the All England Open in Birmingham on Wednesday.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 17:06
Tourism Minister's remarks on homosexuality have made Malaysia a laughing stock
PETALING JAYA: Mohamaddin Ketapi's remarks on homosexuality have made Malaysia a laughing stock, says MCA deputy president Dr Mah Hang Soon.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 14:15
Homosexuality? No such thing in our country, says Tourism Minister
PETALING JAYA: Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister Mohamaddin Ketapi caused ripples in Germany after making a remark about homosexuality.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 01:00
SC Asset transition to boost net profit
Listed property firm SC Asset Corporation Plc has targeted a net profit of Bt3 billion in 2023 through its transition to a “living solution” firm, the company’s chief executive officer, Nattaphong Kunakornwong, said at press conference yesterday.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
UOB Thai beckons Asean millennials to first mobile bank
United Overseas Bank Thailand (UOB Thai) has launched TMRW, the first mobile digital bank in Asean, as part of its strategy to tap into the millennial market.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 14:30
JD Central launches “Joy of Giving” campaign for breast and cervical cancer patients
The public is invited to participate in “Joy of Giving” charitable campaign organised by JD Central by buying three limited edition t-shirts designed by three famous artists; Kantapon ‘Gong’ Metheekul, Anothai ‘Nae’ Niruttimetee and Wattanasak ‘Thong’ Chirathivat.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 19:21
Krungsri targets loan market
Krungsri First Choice said its 2018 performance has aggressively tapped the personal loan and credit card segment adopting customer-centric marketing approach under the theme #YouAreMyFirst.
Customers with good payment records can apply for low-interest rates starting from 9.99 per cent, the bank said.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 20:00
Man arrested for alleged extortion and sex blackmail of 200 women
A man in Phitsanulok province was arrested on Monday for allegedly luring some 200 women to videotape sex on phones and later extorting money from them.