Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:32:00
Ministry seeks time to probe cadet’s death
The Defence Ministry has sought time to let its fact-finding committee investigate the recent death of an Army cadet.
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:42:49
Singer Jon Hendricks, 'poet laureate of jazz,' dies at 96
Jon Hendricks, a jazz singer whose compelling scat-style renditions and lyricizing of instrumental standards earned him the nickname "the James Joyce of jive," has died in New York, his family told The New York Times. He was 96.
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:00:00
More time given for ECC investor tax perk applications
THE BOARD of Investment (BoI) yesterday approved an extension to the period for applicants seeking tax privileges for investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) to January 1, 2018, until December 30, 2019.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:30:53
Doctor accused of sexual misbehaviour seeks more time to meet police
A doctor, who has been accused of sexual harassment by 11 factory workers sent to him for their annual medical check-up, holds an executive position in a private hospital in Nakhon Ratchasima province, a police source revealed on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:31:02
A time to celebrate
Amara Bangkok celebrates the festive season with a wide range of offers from an indulgent afternoon tea, Christmas Eve dinner to the New Year’s soiree of the year.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:00:00
What you must know before investing in LTFs, RMFs
THERE IS ONLY one month left to invest in LTF and RMF funds, the two popular long-term investment choices for retirement wealth creation with tax-saving privilege. Speaking of LTF & RMF, most first-time investors still primarily think of investing to reduce taxes. Indeed, there are many factors that first-timers should be aware of before investing by the year-end.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:19:20
Breaking news : Thousands flee over Bali volcano eruption fears
Thousands living in the shadow of a rumbling volcano on Indonesia's resort island of Bali fled Wednesday as fears grow that it could erupt for the first time in more than 50 years.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Thanksgiving is a time to reflect – on cruelty
Thanksgiving Day falls tomorrow, November 23.
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Campaign launched to end sexual harassment on public transport
SEVERAL ORGANISATIONS yesterday launched “Theung Wela Pheuk” [Time to Intervene], a campaign to keep Bangkok safe for females travelling on public transport.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:04:13
No timetable for local-election laws, says NLA chief
National Legislative Assembly (NLA) president Pornpetch Wichitcholchai said no clear timeframe had been set regarding the six pieces of legislation that are essential before local elections can be held.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:49:40
Blaze in popular Krabi nightclub
Number One, a well-known nightclub in Krabi, caught fire at about 5.30am on Tuesday. The popular club was closed at the time and nobody was inside.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:28:08
Former anti-graft commissioners back new law’s deadlines for case completion
Two former anti-corruption commissioners have backed the specific time frames set for the investigation of graft cases as addressed in the new anti-corruption law, saying that officials will now have definite deadlines to adhere to and cases will not therefore accumulate over time.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:54:47
US sues to block $85 bn AT&T-Time Warner merger
The US government filed suit Monday to block AT&T's merger with Time Warner, setting up the biggest antitrust court clash in decades over the $85 billion tieup.
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 01:00:00
A thaw in the South China Sea
Friendlier messages from the Philippines and Vietnam prompt the same from China, and suddenly a maritime code of conduct is on the table
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:00:00
Tea in the gardens
Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort takes afternoon tea rituals to another space and time with the introduction of Bangkok’s very first designer tented Tea Salon by Escape Nomade, welcoming guests to experience a quintessential afternoon tea in the contemporary colonial setting of the resort’s lush gardens.