Tue, 01 Jan 2019 16:41
Revellers spend New Year stuck 50 metres up at French funfair
It was only supposed to last a few minutes for a thrill on New Year's Eve, but eight French people ended up spending much of the night stuck high up in the air on a giant funfair ride.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 07:07
Goldman Sachs CEO defends bank in 1MDB scandal
The head of Goldman Sachs defended the investment bank's handling of the scandal-plagued Malaysian fund 1MDB on Friday, saying much criticism of the financial giant was unfair.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
From Apec disarray to G20 opportunity to reset ‘unfair’ China trade
The delegations from the three largest economies in the world – the United States, China and Japan – are now gone from the recent Asean and East Asia Summits here, as well as from the Apec summit in Papua New Guinea.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 18:15
Banks fined for ‘forced' mortgages
Bank of Thailand has imposed fines on leading banks Krung Thai Bank and Siam Commercial Bank for forcing mortgage clients to buy fire insurance from specific firms.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
Economists back Korn in row over PTT acquisition plan
INDEPENDENT economists have thrown their support behind former finance minister Korn Chatikavanij’s move to take PTT, a listed giant energy company, to the Constitutional Court on grounds of violating the charter and engaging in unfair business practice.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
Limiting universal healthcare to those who earn less than Bt100,000 unfair, says activist
A PROMINENT health activist yesterday attacked the government over reports that it plans to provide free medical service under the universal healthcare scheme to only those earning less than Bt100,000 a year.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 14:55
Google Korea under probe over alleged unfair biz practices
South Korea's corporate watchdog carried out a weeks-long investigation into Google Korea over the firm's alleged abuse of its leverage over local game developers, industry sources said Saturday.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 18:43
Anti-graft agency rejects Suthep accusation of ‘bias’
The anti-graft agency on Thursday rejected an allegation of unfair treatment by former deputy prime minister Suthep Thaugsuban, regarding a corruption case against him.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:10
Prawit to present land title deeds back to 684 loan-shark victims in Northeast
Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan on Thursday will present land title deeds back to 684 debtors from 12 northeastern provinces who had reportedly fallen victim to unfair contracts with loan sharks.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 13:49
Japan's boxing head resigns over scandals
Chairman of the Japan Amateur Boxing Federation Akira Yamane announced Wednesday his decision to resign his post over scandals involving the federation's misappropriation of subsidies and unfair match decisions.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
Gentlemen, to your corners
Re: “Unfair calls in the savage letters arena”, Have Your Say, August 4.
Sat, 04 Aug 2018 01:00
Unfair calls in the savage letters arena
Alf Haupt blames Somsak Pola’s attacks against JC Wilcox as being the reason Wilcox stopped writing letters to this newspaper.
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 01:00
Malaysian PM Mahathir to discuss China mega-projects on August visit
Putrajaya, Malaysia - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said Friday he is set to visit China next month to discuss "unfair" terms for several big projects signed by his scandal-tainted predecessor Najib Razak.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
‘No special treatment for pro-Prayut group’
THE JUNTA yesterday rejected allegations of unfair treatment regarding ongoing moves by a pro-Prayut political group wooing former MPs into its fold.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 06:48
US launches another trade case against China
US President Donald Trump's Commerce Department on Tuesday announced another trade action involving Chinese imports, with producers of steel propane tanks accused of dumping and unfair subsidies.