Fri, 25 May 2018 16:21:48
Some US news websites blocked by EU data law
Brussels - Several major US news websites including the Los Angeles Times were blocked in Europe on Friday after the EU's new data protection laws came into effect.
Wed, 16 May 2018 18:33:25
Moldovian arrested in crackdown on child porn website
A Moldovian national was arrested at his rented home in Prachuap Khiri Khan’s Thab Sakae district on Tuesday over accusations that he had reaped benefits from a website that earned Bt123 million per year from feeding child pornographic materials to others, police told a press conference in Bangkok on Wednesday.
Wed, 16 May 2018 10:51:20
Heart surgery to keep Markle's father from attending royal wedding
Meghan Markle's father will not be able to walk her down the aisle at her wedding to Prince Harry after all, as he will undergo heart surgery Wednesday, celebrity website TMZ reported him as saying in the latest dramatic U-turn just days before the big occasion.
Mon, 14 May 2018 14:35:38
Licences for only 160 drinking water dispensing machines in Bangkok
Only 160 out of almost 4,000 drinking water dispensing machines in the capital have been registered and have proper licences, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration’s Health Department has announced on its website.
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00:00
Six arrested, 500 websites blocked in child porn crackdown
THAILAND HAS stepped up its crackdown on online child pornography, leading to the recent arrest of six suspects and the blocking of more than 500 websites.
Fri, 11 May 2018 17:56:07
Six arrested child-porn crackdown
Six suspects have been arrested in nationwide crackdowns on child pornography websites, deputy tourist police chief Pol Maj Gen Surachet Hakpal said on Friday.
Fri, 04 May 2018 15:45:37
What travelling says about Thais
Technology has transformed travel, shrinking the world and placing thousands of destinations a mere click away. However, new research conducted by the leading travel website Booking.com, reveals that almost half (47 per cent) of Thai travellers don’t believe they are making the most of their travel opportunities.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:41:38
Chinese man jailed for setting fire to lottery kiosk where he lost millions
A man from Shanghai was sentenced to four years in jail for setting a lottery kiosk on fire where he lost over six million yuan (US$950,000) in seven years, according to a news website report.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:22:47
Recycling to save our home
Bangkok-based social enterprise Bnow.org marked Earth Day, which fell yesterday (April 22), by launching RecycleNow.Asia, a website that aims to encourage and promote ways in how people can reduce, reuse and recycle their trash.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00:00
SCB, VILLA LINK UP Launch of 2 digital platforms for supermarket customers
Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has teamed up with Villa Market JP Co Ltd to launch two digital platforms for Villa clients: A VPlus Wallet Application and a shoponline.villamarket.com website.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:15:00
Mishima made easy
As part of Japan’s current push to get more foreign tourists, the Mishima Municipal Government recently launched a smartphone-friendly multilingual website to share information about tourism and history in Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean and Thai.
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 07:39:46
FBI shuts down sex classifieds giant Backpage
US law enforcement agencies on Friday shut down classified advertising website giant Backpage, long in authorities' sights because of its alleged support of human trafficking and prostitution.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:54:49
O Shopping boasts 40% growth
After improving its website under the concept of “Be Better, Everyday Life” with “Show Host Li Leng” as the brand presenter, O Shopping has enjoyed a monthly growth of 40 per cent, compared to 2017, with spending per each purchase reaching Bt1,500 on average.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00
From self-drive to chauffeur driven
Hertz Asia makes travel more convenient for visitors to Thailand, Brunei, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, South Korea, Singapore and Sri Lanka with the launch of its Hertz Chauffeur website.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 21:00:00
31st Chiang Mai Sixes Gets under Way in Style
The first day of the 2018 Chiang Mai Sixes on April 1 saw some wonderful cricket as it was broadcast to the world on facebook and on the Sixes website.