Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:26
Loei mountain to become an ‘Eiffel Tower’
Mount Phu Bo Bit, which is three kilometres from downtown Loei but affords excellent views of the urban centre, is expected to draw far more tourists after it’s developed as a natural “Eiffel Tower”.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 03:00
Faulty warning system worries Phuket locals
SINCE THE DEADLY tsunami struck Phuket in 2004, local people have trained their ears to listen to any alerts from the local warning towers only to learn that the system does not work properly.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:22
Indonesia's young politicos take to social media in run for seats
Towering billboards, colorful banners, tacky posters: these are the usual hallmarks of the political campaign season in Indonesia, but a new generation of legislative candidates is looking to change things up.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 17:25
Palu air traffic controller dies after jumping off collapsing tower during Sulawesi quake
Anthonius Gunawan Agung, 21, who was on duty as an air traffic controller (ATC) at Palu airport in Central Sulawesi, died on Saturday due to injuries he suffered after jumping off an ATC tower when the 7.4-magnitude earthquake hit the area.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:30
Negligence charges likely over bell tower collapse
The Bangkok Noi authority will have several temples under its jurisdiction examined for safety after the bell tower of Prayatham Temple collapsed and killed a worker on Tuesday.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00
Marriott takes control of Panama Trump tower after long dispute
With music and fanfare, US hotel chain Marriott on Tuesday took over a hotel in Panama City mired for months in a legal spat with the Trump Organization.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:00
Eleven injured as historic tower collapses during restoration at Bangkok temple
As many as 11 workers were injured on Tuesday when an ancient bell tower collapsed during restoration work at a Bangkok temple.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:52
Workers hurt as historic tower falls during restoration at Bangkok temple
An ancient bell tower collapsed during its restoration at a Bangkok temple shortly before noon on Tuesday, injuring 11 workers.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Tastes of tradition
If you happen to be in Tokyo, take time out for a day trip to the Edo-period town of Kawagoe
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 19:42
Strike over long queues shuts Eiffel Tower for second day
The Eiffel Tower was turning away tourists for a second day on Thursday as workers pressed a strike over a new access policy which they say is causing unacceptably long wait times for visitors.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:08
New Dell Precision entry-level workstations deliver powerful performance with a smaller footprint
Dell has announced powerful 1U rack workstation and several new tower workstations designed to make it possible for companies of all sizes and budgets to access powerful, affordable, compact industry-leading workstations.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:30
Honda moves Thai sales and service head office to Bangna
Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co Ltd is moving its sales and service head office from Soi Sukhumvit 66/1 to Bhiraj Tower at BITEC, Bangna, the company announced in a press release.
Auto & Audio
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:20
Royal Orchid Sheraton blows out 35 candles
As it reaches another milestone in its history, the Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers is celebrating 35 years of success with a wide array of promotions throughout July.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:20
'Drum tower' collapses at Japan's quake-hit Kumamoto Castle
A tower at the historic, quake-damaged Kumamoto Castle in southern Japan -- one of the country's three premier castles and once a major tourist attraction -- has collapsed, an official said Thursday.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:40
Workshop educates officials, MSMEs on ecommerce
An ecommerce workshop was held for government officials and international micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) at JD Central’s headquarters in Gaysorn Tower.