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October 7, 2015 7:47 am

Facebook blow as EU court quashes transatlantic data deal

The landmark verdict stemmed from a case lodged by Austrian law student Max Schrems, who challenged the 2000 "Safe Harbour" agreement between Washington and Brussels on the grounds it did not..

October 7, 2015 7:43 am

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 smartphones, new laptop

The technology giant’s two premium Lumia smartphones take aim at popular devices offered by Apple and Samsung and add a few original features, such as a security tool that unlocks the phone by..

October 6, 2015 5:10 pm

Govt vows actions against all "single gateway" attackers

"This action is illegal and it leaves officers the traces to find culprits. Actions will be taken against all," he said. Citing several articles in the Computer Crime Act, he urged Thai Internet..

October 6, 2015 4:57 pm

New power station in Mae Sot

The temporary power station is located in Mae Sot, the district that links with Myanmar’s Myawaddy and is planned to house the SEZ. There are 76,980 power users in the district, of which demand..

October 6, 2015 3:35 pm

Yala woman "could have Mers"

A 59-year-old woman from Yala province who has just returned from Saudi Arabia is though to have contracted Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers). The woman has developed symptoms of the..

October 6, 2015 3:08 pm

Bangkokians file 52,526 complaints in FY2015

The numbers increased by 4,040 from the previous fiscal year. BMA’s city clerk office revealed today that of total complaints, 48,928 have been taken care of. Disturbance was highlighted..

October 6, 2015 2:59 pm

M'sia welcomes TPP deal, claims it won key concessions

Twelve countries on Monday sealed a hard-won agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade alliance spearheaded by US President Barack Obama’s administration. "We firmly believe that..

October 6, 2015 2:53 pm

Hong Kong fined by FIFA over booing fans

Fans booed the "March of the Volunteers" -- the anthem they share with China -- at the game against Qatar in Hong Kong last month which the home side lost 3-2. Last year’s mass..

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Nang Lerng Market

Officially launched on March 29, 1900 in Bangkok, this market has a long history and many time-tes

October 6, 2015 2:48 pm

Thai stock market joins regional rallies

The SET index gained 2.11 points or 0.15 per cent to 1,365.28 points as of 2.43pm. The main focus was on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which will see the easing of a number of barriers,..

October 6, 2015 2:21 pm

KResearch maintains 2.8% growth forecast

Charl Kengchon, managing director of the research company, said that the projection is achievable given the government’s stimulus package and acceleration in government spending. The..

October 6, 2015 11:33 am

AFP award recognises Thai journalist for recording..

The prize honours journalists working in difficult conditions in Asia, and is named after a crusading AFP reporter who died in 2007 at the age of 64 after a career covering wars and other historic..

October 6, 2015 10:02 am

12 Pacific countries seal huge free trade deal

Working around the clock for days past their deadline, haggard trade ministers announced they reached agreement on the ambitious Trans-Pacific Partnership just before dawn, capping five years of..