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December 1, 2015 2:08 pm

Google opens online window on toll of climate change

A "Street View" feature at the free online map service has grown from simply showing scenes outside of business or residential addresses to allowing arm chair adventurers to virtually explore..

December 1, 2015 1:59 pm

Malaysian mountain re-opens to climbers after earthquake..

Sabah state Tourism Minister Masidi Manjun sent the climbers off on the newly opened Ranau Trail leading to the 4,096-metre peak. Climbing activities were prohibited after the 5.9-magnitude..

December 1, 2015 1:47 pm

Thailand knew deported Chinese were refugees awaiting..

The letter, sent by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees(UNHCR) to the Thai Foreign Ministry, contradicts Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha’s statement last week that Thailand "did not know"..

December 1, 2015 1:23 pm

Obama extends birthday wishes to His Majesty

"I would like to take this auspicious occasion to express my profound appreciation for your many significant contributions to the U.S.-Thai alliance. Your vision and efforts have advanced the..

December 1, 2015 12:39 pm

Blank spaces replace NYT article on flagging Thai economy

It is the second time in the last 10 weeks that the paper has said its local printer declined to run an article in a country where media freedoms have been increasingly curtailed since last..

December 1, 2015 9:45 am

IMF approves China's yuan as elite reserve currency

The yuan, also known as the renminbi, will join the US dollar, euro, Japanese yen and British pound next year in the basket of currencies the IMF uses as an international reserve asset. IMF..

December 1, 2015 9:42 am

Final 'Hunger Games' tops box office

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2" raked in $76 million in ticket sales during the five-day holiday period running from Wednesday through Sunday in the United States, box office trackers..

December 1, 2015 9:41 am

Samsung replaces mobile chief, promotes chairman's daughter

In an annual personnel reshuffle, Samsung named Koh Dong-Jin, executive vice head of Samsung Electronics’s mobile research and development, as the new head of mobile business. His..

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Black-necked Stork

Scientific name: Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus It was found in western coast Trang’s Hat Chao

Chinese Goral or Grey Tailed Goral

Naemorhedus griseus Found in hilly habitats in Chiang Mai, Mae Hong Son and Tak, in confined area

November 30, 2015 6:50 pm

Thai shares further slide

Foreign investors were net-sellers today, with sells outpacing purchasing by Bt2.57 billion. Combined net-sell position in November hit Bt1.48 billion, boosting the year-to-date net sells to..

November 30, 2015 6:44 pm

Turkey will not apologise for downing Russian fighter jet:..

"Protection of our airspace, our border is not only a right but a duty for my government and no Turkish premier or president ... will apologise (for) doing our duty," Davutoglu told a joint press..

November 30, 2015 6:26 pm

South Korea's internet banks could spark financial 'big..

In addition, they said, major first-tier banks will have no choice but to diversify their financial products as the competition in an already saturated market intensifies. Kakao Corp. and..

November 30, 2015 6:05 pm

Thailand named Best Beach Destination

Thailand was also voted the Best Beach Resort via an online poll from 240,000 readers. "Thailand is very honoured to have received such prestigious awards from one of the top travel magazines..