Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Indonesia plans exports of LNG to Pakistan, Bangladesh
INDONESIA’S Deputy Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Arcandra Tahar has said the country plans to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) to two South Asian countries — Pakistan and Bangladesh — with the trading values at about US$6 billion for each country. Arcandra said the LNG export would be decided during the visit of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to the countries in the near future.
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:27:03
Scheme aims to restore tourist attractions and improve safety
Amid the growing number of visiting tourists, the Department of Tourism is launching a nationwide scheme to restore tourist attractions that are starting to deteriorate and to improve tourist safety and convenience in line with the Tourism Minister's policy.
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:00:00
PM pushes transport projects to develop Mae Hong Son
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday said he expected the development of three routes to Mae Hong Son – one of the most visited provinces in the North – to enhance transportation in line with the development strategy for the region over the next five years.
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
CK Power seeks another hydropower deal in Laos
WITH ITS INITIAL success constructing the Bt150 billion Xayaburi Hydroelectric Power Project in Laos, CK Power Plc is negotiating with the Laos government to build another hydroelectric power projects worth over Bt150 billion. A final deal is expected to be signed by the middle of this year, the company’s managing director, Thanawat Trivisavet, said during a press visit to the Xayaburi project on
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 15:10:12
Army chief visits deep South
Army chief General Chalermchai Sittisart, who has been visiting the deep South since Sunday, joined a meeting of national security agencies in Pattani’s Yarang district on Monday to discuss moves towards peace.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:57:21
Children flock to Govt House to pose for photos with ‘Uncle Tu’ cutouts
Numerous children, accompanied by their parents, visited Government House on Saturday morning to mark National Children’s Day.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:39:52
Loei’s Phu Rua sees 1C for second day
Some 1,000 tourists visited the popular mountaintop of Phu Rua in Loei on Saturday morning to wait for the sunrise as temperatures remained at 1 degree Celsius, while meteorologists are predicting even colder temperatures for the Northeast.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:20:02
Head to head with Myanmar’s intellectuals
Khiri Travel Myanmar ramps up tour options for visitors to the country, inviting them to get up close and personal with thought leaders from across Burmese society.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 07:00:00
Undercurrents of instability despite Pheu Thai ‘loyalty pledge’
THE VISIT on Wednesday by local politicians to Pheu Thai Party’s headquarters was graced by sweet New Year blessings and certainly wishes for the upcoming election.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:37:22
National police chief visits South, urges beefing up security
National police chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda flew to the southern province of Yala on Friday to join the interrogation of suspects in custody over the torching of a Betong-Bangkok bus on December 17 in Yala's Bannang Sata district.
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Three octogenarians who should stop meddling in Thai politics
Reports in Thai newspapers that a group of former MPs from the Northeast paid a visit to three of their party’s “respected elders” should be a cause for concern for democratic-minded Thais.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:22:58
Prince Harry and Meghan feel the love in Brixton
London - Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle were greeted with shouts of "we love you!" as they visited a youth radio station Tuesday in London's ethnically diverse district of Brixton.
Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:12:15
TAT launches Go Local project to benefit local communities nationwide
A landmark project to improve the ratio of domestic and foreign visitors among main and secondary cities
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:00:41
Man arrested for car theft after finding key in hospital
A man visiting his daughter at Satun Hospital found a car key in the toilets and drove the car away, only to be arrested six hours later.
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:24:45
Giggs visit for Cambodia footie fiesta keeps fans on edge
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs OBE, who is the bookmakers early favourite to replace sacked Stoke City manager Mark Hughes, is likely to visit Cambodia for the first time to grace the opening of the annual sixth Tiger Street Football Festival taking off on January 18.