• Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:46
    Grab Bike taxi punished for intimidating passenger
    A Bangkok man complained on Facebook post that he had been intimidated by a Grab Bike taxi rider after he refused to cancel the ride he had hailed.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:51
    Germany urges global minimum tax for digital giants
    German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said in an interview for publication Sunday he backed a global minimum fiscal regime for multinationals as Europe looks to levy tax notably on US tech giants.
    business
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:43
    Grab names first chief technology officer for transport
    Ride-hailing service Grab has appointed Mark Porter as chief technology officer for transport, overseeing the company’s technology infrastructure and teams dedicated to its private car hires, taxi-hailing, motorbike taxis, carpooling and multimodal services.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:00
    NACC executive admits pulling gun on Bangkok cabbie
    THE NATIONAL Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has given a fact-finding committee 15 days to determine why its assistant secretary-general Piset Nakhaphan pulled a gun on a taxi driver at the Chaeng Watthana Government Complex in north Bangkok.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:21
    NACC executive proclaims innocence in gun incident
    The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has given a fact-finding committee 15 days to determine why its assistant secretary-general, Piset Nakhaphan, pulled a gun on a taxi driver at the Chaeng Watthana Government Complex in north Bangkok.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:09
    Canada braces for cannabis gold rush
    When Canada legalizes recreational pot Wednesday, market watchers predict the birth of a new industry -- creating thousands of jobs, investor euphoria, a new tax source for governments and maybe even tourism.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
    Alternative methods for tax recognition of rental property 
    ON September 11, 2018, the Thai Revenue Department (TRD) issued Departmental Order No Tor Por 299/2561 (Tor Por 299/2561) in order to amend Clause 3.4 of Departmental Order No Tor Por 1/2528 (Tor Por 1/2528).
    Economy
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
    Managing legal and tax challenges to unleash corporate growth
    THE PWC Thailand Symposium 2018 will be held on October 18-19 at the Centara Grand at Central World, Bangkok. It combines the Financial Reporting Update for accountants and Maximise Shareholder Value (MSV) for tax and legal specialists.
    Economy
  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 09:47
    Does Malaysia have the best taxi service in the world?
    My colleague took a ride in a Silver Bird taxi in Jakarta, Indonesia. Long after she disembarked, she realised her luggage was left in the boot! Two hours later it was returned to her with everything intact; the driver even apologised to her.
    World
  • Sat, 13 Oct 2018 01:00
    Sharing economy exploits loopholes
    Explosion in short term rentals causes problems for hotels, reduces tax revenues
    national
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 18:22
    Urgent : Woman, probably Thai, dashes out of taxi, runs towards police car to seek help in Malaysia
    PETALING JAYA: A highly distressed woman, who was believed to be in a traumatic state, ran out of a taxi to a passing police car in search for help.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
    Myanmar urged to hike taxes to cut income gap
    MYANMAR’S hope for narrowing its inequality gap cannot be realised if the government fails to spend more on key sectors such as education, health and social protection, according to a global index released by Oxfam International yesterday.
    Economy
  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:00
    ‘Netflix of transport’ due in Singapore
    TRANSPORT giant ComfortDelGro Corp is partnering with Finland’s MaaS Global to launch a new service which aims to bring together all means of transport – taxi, bus, train, car rental and even bicycles.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:00
    Stricter tax enforcement urged on tech giants
    CALLS CONTINUE to grow in South Korea to enforce the tax laws more strictly for global tech firms such as Google, Facebook and Apple, as critics point to ambiguities that they say may create an uneven playing field for local tech firms. 
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
    Offer VAT refunds in malls, says retail body
    THE THAI Retailers Association (TRA) is to appeal to the Revenue Department to reconsider five locations it has proposed for value-added tax (VAT) refunds to foreign tourists other than at airports, TRA president Worawut Oonjai said yesterday.
    Economy
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