Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:00
Internet firms battle as World Cup fans set to score bounty of services
WITH CHINESE soccer fans eagerly watching their favorite World Cup matches at home, the country's leading internet companies are using the global sporting extravaganza as a battlefield to integrate their different lines of business to win customers.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 01:00
Rate hikes and trade wars cast a shadow
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 16:54
Police asked to probe dog cruelty
The Watchdog Thailand (WDT) and neighbours on Friday filed a complaint with police against a Bangkok woman for alleged cruelty against some 50 dogs.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:05
FIFA World Cup players to watch
The FIFA World Cup takes place in Russia, with 32 teams competing to be crowned World Champions. Host nation Russia will open the tournament in Moscow on June 14. The final will take place at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 07:45
TV-less Argentine prisoners go on hunger strike
Inmates in an Argentine prison have begun a hunger strike to press authorities to repair the cable TV system so they can watch the World Cup.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
Times past, present and future
Three watch exhibitions take centre stage this week in downtown Bangkok
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 11:39
Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular goes on sale from Thursday
DTAC on Monday announced it will begin selling Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) with added built-in cellular, starting Thursday.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 06:50
'Physically easier to watch Nadal on TV', says beaten Thiem
Beaten French Open finalist Dominic Thiem hailed Rafael Nadal's "exceptional" 11th Roland Garros triumph on Sunday, joking that it was easier to watch the great Spaniard on TV as a child.
Sun, 10 Jun 2018 20:00
Warrants issued for eight insurgent suspects in massacre of Narathiwat family
Arrest warrants were issued on Sunday for eight suspected insurgents allegedly involved in the massacre of four male members of a Muslim family who went panning for gold at a canal in Narathiwat’s Sukhirin district on Thursday, provincial police deputy chief Pol Colonel Thawatchai Duksukkaew said.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
Continuing traction in Thai, US economies bodes well
AFTER a disappointing May in which the SET Index fell 3 per cent, the Thai market saw a small rebound last week.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 19:15
Phuket celebrates ‘World Ocean Day’
Phuket celebrated World Ocean Day on Friday. A ceremony was held in this morning at Loma Park in Patong host by Phuket’s Vice Governor Snith Sriwihok, the director of the Phuket Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR) Watcharin Thinthalang and Patong’s Mayor Chalermluck Kebsub.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 17:09
Developed-in-Thailand road watch system catches lawbreakers, saves money
Developed by Thailand, a smart traffic-police system is now watching over Bangkok’s roads round the clock, detecting illegal lane changes and issuing tickets to offenders – all automatically.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 09:24
Mother watches helplessly as her toddler drowns in Phitsanulok reservoir
An 11-month-old boy has drowned after he slipped out of a duck-shaped rubber ring while swimming with his mother in a reservoir popular with tourists in Phitsanulok.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 06:57
BeIN channels back on air in UAE ahead of World Cup
A deal to restore Qatar's beIN Media channels in the United Arab Emirates was reached late on Sunday, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations, restoring the ability of thousands of fans to watch World Cup games live.
Thu, 31 May 2018 10:31
Border checkpoints stepped up checks to prevent smuggling of durian saplings
The Agriculture Ministry is seeking cooperation from border checkpoints in Ranong and Prachuap Khiri Khan to watch out for durian saplings being taken into Myanmar, a senior official said Thursday.