• Thu, 20 Jun 2019 18:43
    Prayut asks Chinese bank boss for investment 
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Thursday urged China’s Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to back development in the Mekong region through the Thai-sponsored Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS).
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
    Include Rohingya in talks on repatriation: rights groups
    Asean urged to use its influence on Myanmar to seek accountability for atrocities and ensure their safe return.
    national
  • Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:00
    Greater input from business urged
    AN INCOMING government should work more closely with industry in the face of a grim economic outlook for this year, the country’s peak private sector grouping said.
    Economy
  • Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:00
    Thai export growth slashed to 1 %
    The Thai National Shippers’ Council (TNSC) has slashed its export growth forecast for this year to 1 per cent due to the prolonged US-China trade war, and has urged the Commerce Ministry to set up a war room to follow up on the situation and swiftly find solutions.
    Economy
  • Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
    ADB calls for sustainable  funding for transit systems 
    THE ASIAN Development Bank has urged the Thai government and other governments in developing Asia to manage their debt carefully.
    Economy
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 16:57
    Villagers urged not harm wild elephants
    Provincial officials in Buri Ram province have asked villagers living near a national reserved forest not to harm wild animals, including elephants, that may wander out of the forest.
    national
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 08:56
    Laem Chabang Port fire damage exceeds Bt100m
    LOSSES from the huge fire and chemical spill at Laem Chabang Seaport in Chon Buri province on Saturday are estimated to be more than Bt100 million, while environmental campaigners have urged the authorities to demand compensation from the wrongdoers for damage to public health and the environment.
    national
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 01:00
    Vietnam: Asia’s next high-performing economy
    VIETNAM should take advantage of the next wave of digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, internet of things and cloud-based services to become Asia’s next high-performing economy and improve the living standards of its residents, experts urged at a meeting held in Ho Chi Minh city last week.
    ASEAN+
  • Sun, 26 May 2019 18:01
    Family seeks aid after house destroyed in coastal erosion
    A 60-year-old local man and his four family members urged related state agencies to provide them aid, after their 10-year-old home in Trat province collapsed following coastal erosion on Sunday morning.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 24 May 2019 15:08
    Vietnam poised to become Asia's next high-performing economy
    Vietnam should take advantage of the next wave of digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, internet of things and cloud-based services to become Asia's next high-performing economy and improve the living standards of its residents, experts urged at a meeting on Wednesday (May 22) in Ho Chi Minh City.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
    Seniors urged to build muscle strength to avoid falling
    AN ANNUAL average of more than 140,000 seniors sought emergency treatment for injuries from falls over the past three years, a senior official said yesterday.
    national
  • Tue, 21 May 2019 01:00
    Public urged to report child abuse cases
    UNICEF, in cooperation with the Social Development and Human Security Ministry, has launched a campaign that urges members of the public to call the 1300 hotline if they suspect child abuse or violence against children.
    national
  • Fri, 17 May 2019 01:00
    More youngsters dying in road accidents
    Parents urged to insist on helmets or have kids take safe school buses
    national
  • Thu, 16 May 2019 12:34
    Teachers urged to make school environments safe
    Teachers are being urged to improve school environments to prevent accidents among pupils as most schools open for a new semester this week.
    national
  • Thu, 16 May 2019 01:00
    Appropriate transaction limits for e-wallets urged
    TRANSACTION limits for e-wallets should be set at appropriate levels to encourage cashless payment amidst an anticipated boom of e-commerce in Vietnam, experts have said.
    ASEAN+
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