Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Charging tourists more than Thais causes resentment
It’s often asked why non-Thais have to pay more than Thais for the same restaurant food, such as the buffet at Pattaya Park Tower’s revolving restaurant (Bt600 vs Bt400).
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
King Power scales up with MahaNakhon
DUTY-FREE operator King Power Group plans to open a shop in MahaNakhon after spending Bt14 billion to buy a range of assets associated with the landmark development – including the observation deck on what is now Bangkok’s tallest tower – from Pace Development Corporation Plc (Pace), the company's chief executive Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha said.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:14:16
Exclusive : Mysterious 95-year-old Filipino stranded in a Bangkok apartment
Winning Tower is a 22-storey building with 487 units located at Pridi Banomyong and Sukhumvit Road, Phrakhanong, Bangkok. Completed in 1994, it is a popular residence for Filipino workers due to its accessibility to airport link and sky trains.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Is Abe losing faith in Donald Trump and his friendship?
Emerging from the Trump Tower in New York City in November 2016, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he was convinced that Donald Trump “is a leader in whom I can have confidence”.
Sun, 08 Apr 2018 08:13:15
Trump Tower fire kills 1, injures 4
New York - An elderly man died late Saturday after a blaze erupted on the 50th floor of Trump Tower in New York which also injured four firefighters, officials said.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Only a matter of time before Bangkok suffers towering inferno
Re: “Narrow road foils firefighters” Nation front page, April 4.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Power venture to fill in gaps
YOMA STRATEGIC Holdings Ltd (YSH) has joined with International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Norfund to invest US$28 million in Yoma Micro Power Pte Ltd, which will implement solar power plants and mini-grids to power telecommunications towers and off-grid communities in rural Myanmar. Melvyn Pun, chief executive officer of YSH, said.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 14:40:00
Home from home in HCMC
Sedona Suites Ho Chi Minh City has expanded its base with the opening of new five-star serviced apartments. Grand Tower, as the block is known, aims to serve both business and leisure travellers.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 07:22:51
Founder of former Tower Records empire dead at 92
Russ Solomon, the founder of Tower Records who brought a cool factor to music retail until it was devastated by the internet revolution, has died, his son said. He was 92.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 01:00:00
One roof, two contemporary performance experiences
The charming Theatre National de la Danse Chaillot near the Eiffel Tower offers a year-round programme
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:10:28
Treats for tummies in love
This Valentine’s Day say “I love you” with dinner at The Dome at Tower Club at lebua, with an exclusive culinary experience with champagnes and wines.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 14:05:45
Rescuers brave aftershocks to pull bodies from tilting Taiwan tower
Hualien, Taiwan - Taiwanese rescuers Thursday braved aftershocks coursing through a dangerously leaning apartment block that was partially toppled by a deadly earthquake, as their search for survivors uncovered two more bodies.
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 17:01:09
Thai buyers among first to be offered units at London’s One Crown Place
Malaysian conglomerate AlloyMtd Group will launch residential sales next month of the South Tower at One Crown Place – a major new mixed-use scheme in the heart of London – with Thai buyers among the first in Asia able to take advantage of the new unit release.
Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:09:28
Justin Timberlake salutes Prince in Super Bowl halftime dance party
Justin Timberlake danced his way through a club-inspired Super Bowl halftime show Sunday as he paid tribute to Prince in the late singer's hometown with a towering yet tasteful projection.
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:18:30
Sky-high romance at Anantara
Towering over the city, the Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel offers sky-high dining on Valentine’s Day.