• Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:59:31
    Play 'fake news tycoon' to combat misinformation
    Trolling, impersonating, demonising: these are just some of the behaviours encouraged in a new online game launching Tuesday in which young players become "fake news tycoons" -- to counter growing misinformation.
    Tech
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:00:00
    Public cynical about justice for ‘influential’ after Premchai case
    Although the investigation into construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta’s alleged illegal hunting is ongoing, the public has little confidence that he will be punished if found guilty.
    national
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:46:24
    Thai officials smell clue with faeces find in tycoon poaching case
    Thai officials will test human faeces found at a campsite in a wildlife sanctuary to try to prove their case against a tycoon accused of poaching a leopard.
    national
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:49:41
    Survey reveals little faith in Thai justice system
    Nearly two-thirds (64.2 per cent) of Thai people recently surveyed believe the case in which construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta and three others are accused of poaching and possessing wildlife at the Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi would ultimately see no wrongdoers punished, because the suspects are from an “influential group”.
    national
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    My two cents on ex-police chief Somyot 
    I have watched enough cop movies to know that a police chief can be such close buddies with a shady tycoon that huge sums of money pass between them. 
    opinion
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:09:43
    Premchai’s ITD position on the line amid fallout from poaching charge
    Construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta is considering stepping down as president of Italian-Thai Development (ITD) after being subjected to intense pressure that followed him being accused of illegal hunting, a source from the firm said on Sunday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 13:56:26
    Police to summon retired parks official over poaching case
    Police will summon a retired parks official who allegedly sought to facilitate construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta’s entry into the Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi province.
    national
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Online outrage over Premchai scandal
    Social media users demand ‘same standards’ in prosecution of tycoon amid fears he will receive suspended sentence.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 16:25:18
    Somkid denies poaching scandal will affect Italian-Thai mega-projects
    The arrest of construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta will not affect major government infrastructure projects, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said on Wednesday.
    business
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:27:02
    PM warns against any attempts to help tycoon subvert justice
    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has vowed to punish those who try to help construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta, who has been accused of poaching wild animals, to escape from his wrongdoing.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 15:07:08
    Audio clip leads to bribery probe of Premchai
    Police will investigate an audio clip recorded during the arrest of construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta to verify whether one of the speakers had tried to bribe an official who was arresting him, deputy national police chief Pol General Srivara Rangsibharmanakul said on Thursday.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 05:00:00
    ‘Incriminating’ audio clip authentic, says official
    An audio clip recorded during the arrest of construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta, which suggested an attempt to bribe an arresting official, was said to be authentic yesterday.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Premchai ‘must have had help’ in jungle
    A retired director general in the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry yesterday said he believed more than three people accompanied construction company tycoon Premchai Karnasutra on his trip to Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi province.
    national
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 17:50:44
    ‘Many rich people’ poaching illegally despite better enforcement
    The construction company tycoon arrested recently on charges of poaching in a wildlife sanctuary is not the only millionaire who enjoyed an “adventurous lifestyle” including hunting wild animals, a source in the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry said on Wednesday.
    national
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 15:26:02
    Alleged voice recording of Premchai arrest aired
    A voice recording claimed to be made during the arrest of construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta was released on ThaiPBS on Tuesday night.
    national
  • Search More