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 2018-01-23 02:39 

Bangkok Post

Gold prices up B50 at open...

The Gold Traders Association on Tuesday morning announced the buying prices at 19,692.84 per baht-weight for gold ornaments and 20,050 baht per baht-weight for gold bar....

 2018-01-23 02:02 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Jet grounds two pilots for Bangkok tail strike...

India News: NEW DELHI: Jet Airways has grounded two pilots for a...

 2018-01-23 01:54 

Bangkok Post

Philippine volcano spews fountains of lava, big ash plumes...

MANILA: The Philippines' most active volcano spewed fountains of lava and massive ash plumes overnight and on Tuesday morning after authorities warned a violent eruption may be imminent....

 2018-01-23 01:30 

Bangkok Post

Ratchanok's success buoys Thai title hopes...

Ratchanok Intanon will try to make it back-to-back titles at this week's Indonesia Masters....

 2018-01-23 01:00 

NY Post

The ultimate guide to Bangkok's coolest neighborhood...

Call it Bangkok's Lower East Side. Home to Thai celebrities, VIPs, Japanese businessmen and sophisticated expats, the district has more recently emerged as a wonderland of upmarket dining, drinking and partying. (Locals call Thonglor "hi-so," ...

 2018-01-23 00:45 

Bangkok Post

Thai Airways told small planes will ease debt...

Deputy Transport Minister Pailin Chuchottaworn has urged Thai Airways International Plc (THAI) to procure smaller aircraft to decrease operation and maintenance costs for some of the national carrier's routes, in a bid to decrease its large debt and k...

 2018-01-23 00:33 

Bangkok Post

SCB seeks to trim staff in digital era...

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) plans to downsize from 27,000 employees to 15,000 over the next three years and transform more than 600 branches to ready itself for the digital banking era....

 2018-01-23 00:00 

Bangkok Post

GDP growth to put slight dent in debt...

Thailand's household debt is expected to decrease slightly this year as nominal GDP growth is forecast to offset the debt expansion ratio, says Kasikorn Research Center (K-Research)....

 2018-01-22 23:00 

Bangkok Post

Experts urge Bangkok to keep developing...

Bangkok must leverage its tourism and hotel business if it wants to become a megacity in the next five years, industry experts told a panel yesterday....

 2018-01-22 22:32 

Bangkok Post

PM denies ordering poll delay...

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has insisted the regime did not order the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) to delay the enforcement of the organic bill on MP elections, which would subsequently push back the general election to February next year....

 2018-01-22 21:47 

Bangkok Post

Thai woman sought over Italian's slaying...

PHICHIT: A manhunt was launched Monday for a Thai woman and her French boyfriend who stand accused of murdering an Italian man she was dating and whose charred and dismembered body was discovered on Friday....

 2018-01-22 21:00 

The Strait Times

Thailand's exports up for 10th straight month...

BANGKOK Thailand's Customs-cleared annual exports rose for a 10th straight month in December, but at a slower pace than the previous month and below expectations, and the country posted its first trade deficit in five months, Reuters reported.. Read m...

 2018-01-22 21:00 

Bangkok Post

Police face suit for blocking rally march...

The People Go Network, a civic group is suing the Royal Thai Police (RTP) for blockading its protest march....

 2018-01-22 21:00 

Bangkok Post

Prawit must resign: Pridiyathorn...

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon must resign before his reputation is ruined by the ongoing saga over his collection of luxury wristwatches, former deputy prime minister MR Pridiyathorn Devakula said Monday....

 2018-01-22 20:40 

Bangkok Post

Amazon opens supermarket without checkout...

SEATTLE: After a year of testing with its own employees, Amazon opened its store Monday that lets you browse, grab and walk out - skipping the checkout line, but not the bill....

 2018-01-22 19:22 

Bangkok Post

Chinese police detain bookseller Gui Minhai again...

STOCKHOLM: China has seized Hong Kong-based bookseller Gui Minhai for a second time after releasing him from custody in October, The New York Times reported on Monday....

 2018-01-22 19:22 

Bangkok Post

Chinese police abduct bookseller Gui Minhai again...

STOCKHOLM: China has seized Hong Kong-based bookseller Gui Minhai for a second time after releasing him from custody in October, The New York Times reported on Monday....

 2018-01-22 18:37 

Bangkok Post

'Total joy': Granddaughter of UK Queen engaged...

LONDON: It will be a busy year for royal weddings: Princess Eugenie is engaged to be married later this year, several months after her cousin Prince Harry's nuptials....

 2018-01-22 17:29 

Bangkok Post

US senate strikes deal, shutdown to end...

WASHINGTON: The US Congress sped toward reopening the government Monday, as Senate Democrats dropped their objections to a temporary funding bill in return for assurances from Republicans leaders that they will soon take up immigration and other contentio...

 2018-01-22 16:47 

The Sun

Dead Buddhist monk 'smiles' after his body was removed from his coffin two months after he died...

THESE incredible images show a deceased Buddhist monk wearing a smile on his face after his body was exhumed by followers two months after his death. Revered monk Luang Phor Pian died aged 92 on November 16 after succumbing to illness in a hospital in Tha...

 2018-01-22 15:40 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Chao Praya River promenade project proceeds despite protests...

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has already called e-auctions for construction of the controversial Chao Phraya Riverside Promenade project....

 2018-01-22 15:03 

Hindustan Times

INA veteran remembers a brother-like Bose ahead of birth anniversary...

Claiming that he was Subhas Chandra Bose's trusted guard and driver, the veteran said he travelled with him to Singapore, Burma (now Myanmar) and Bangkok in the 1944-45 period....

 2018-01-22 14:39 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Cabbie praised for returning Chinese tourists lost wallet...

A Bangkok taxi driver was praised on Monday for returning nearly Bt100,000 in cash to a Chinese tourist....

 2018-01-22 14:23 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Asean journalists to meet in Bangkok to discuss new challenges...

Journalists from Asean countries will meet in Bangkok on Friday to discuss enhancing cooperation to cope with challenges posed by the fast-changing media landscape....

 2018-01-22 14:18 

Bangkok Post

50 years after key Vietnam battles, US seeks closer ties...

WASHINGTON: A half-century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes of victory in Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting the former enemy in search of a different kind of win: incremental progress as partners in a part of the world the ...

 2018-01-22 14:12 

The Daily Mirror

Dead Buddhist monk 'smiles' as his body is exhumed two months after being buried...

Revered monk Luang Phor Pian died on November 16 last year in Bangkok, Thailand...

 2018-01-22 13:53 

The Mainichi

Bombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18...

BANGKOK (AP) -- A motorcycle bomb exploded at a market Monday morning in southern Thailand, killing three people and injuring 18, police said....

 2018-01-22 13:18 

Nikkei Asian Review

Siam Commercial to shut 750 branches by 2020 but no layoffs...

BANGKOK -- Siam Commercial Bank, the country's third largest bank by assets, plans to close nearly two-thirds of its branches and halve its commercial...

 2018-01-22 13:14 

Bangkok Post

Bus plunges off road by Wat Doi Suthep in Chiang Mai; 4 hurt...

CHIANG MAI: Four people - including a pregnant woman - were injured when a bus carrying Chinese tourists plunged off the steep, winding road just below Doi Suthep temple in Muang district on Monday evening....

 2018-01-22 12:56 

Xinhuanet

Two Israelis nabbed on charges of killing fellow countryman in southern Thailand...

Two Israeli men were arrested at a Bangkok airport on Monday on charges of killing a fellow countryman on Koh Samui island, police said....

 2018-01-22 12:54 

New Straits Times

[ Malaysia ]

Thai police nab Msian scammers for duping wealthy woman of RM1.75 million...

BANGKOK: Four 'rich Malaysian investors' from a transnational scam syndicate were arrested for allegedly cheating a 56-year-old Thai woman millions of Baht under the guise of wanting to purchase her resort in Chiang Mai....

 2018-01-22 11:44 

Bangkok Post

Man arrested after 'attacking pedestrians with sharp object'...

A man who allegedly targeted women pedestrians in Bangkok by striking their legs with a sharp object was arrested on Monday....

 2018-01-22 11:32 

The Daily Mail

Thai police arrest 2 Israeli men in compatriot's killing...

BANGKOK (AP) - Police in Thailand have arrested two Israeli men suspected of killing a fellow citizen on a Thai resort island after running him down with a......

 2018-01-22 11:29 

NewsOK

[ The Oklahoman ]

Thai police arrest 2 Israeli men in compatriot's killing...

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand have arrested two Israeli men suspected of killing a fellow citizen on a Thai resort island after running him down with a car. Police Capt. Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2018-01-22 11:29 

Bangkok Post

Malaysians charged with B17m gambling con...

Four Malaysian men have been arrested in Bangkok's Din Daeng area for allegedly cheating a wealthy Thai woman out of 17 million baht by showing an interest in buying her resort, then duping her into gambling with them....

 2018-01-22 11:24 

National Post

Thai police arrest 2 Israeli men in compatriot's killing...

BANGKOK — Police in Thailand have arrested two Israeli men suspected of killing a fellow citizen on a Thai resort island after running him down with a car. Police Capt. Silchach Kamunee said Monday the suspects are being held on suspicion of premedi...

 2018-01-22 10:46 

Bangkok Post

Polls may be delayed by 120 days...

The National Legislative Assembly will vote on Thursday on a bill that could delay the general election by up to 120 days, a month longer than 90 days it planned earlier....

 2018-01-22 10:39 

Bangkok Post

Malaysia arrests two men linked to Islamic State...

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has arrested two men believed to have links with militant group Islamic State, including one who allegedly walked around its capital armed with a knife aiming to kill Buddhist monks, police said on Monday....

 2018-01-22 10:14 

The Strait Times

Doubts over repatriation of Rohingyas as situation in Myanmar's Rakhine state remains unstable...

BANGKOK - Doubts hang over the return of refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar - expected to start on Tuesday (Jan 23) - amid warnings that conditions remain unstable some five months after almost 700,000 Rohingyas fled Rakhine state.. Read more at straitst...

 2018-01-22 09:36 

Bangkok Post

Hong Kong protest leader pleads guilty to assault...

HONG KONG: Hong Kong's high court on Monday remanded in jail a young protest leader calling for independence from China after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a police officer in the latest case highlighting a new generation of opposition to Chinese ru...

 2018-01-22 09:14 

Bangkok Post

Activist demands Customs, Revenue investigate Prawit...

A former national reform councilor and activist wants the Customs and Revenue departments to investigate Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon's many luxury watches - and especially the tax angle....

 2018-01-22 09:10 

Bangkok Post

China says United States is real threat to global trade, not itself...

BEIJING: The United States, not China, threatens the global trade system, China's foreign ministry said on Monday, after US President Donald Trump's administration called US support for Beijing's joining the World Trade Organization in 2001 a ...

 2018-01-22 08:52 

Bangkok Post

Horde of hungry monkeys plundering villages, temple...

SI SA KET: More than 3,000 hungry monkeys are rampaging through houses and monks' living quarters at two villages in Rasi Salai district....

 2018-01-22 08:37 

The Independent

Thailand: Foreign office warns tourists of high terror threat amid ongoing insurgency...

"Terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in Thailand," the Foreign Office has long warned. The travel advice continues: "There were explosions in Bangkok in April and May 2017, and there were multiple explosions and incidents in...

 2018-01-22 08:31 

Bangkok Post

Bangladesh delays start of Rohingya return to Myanmar...

PALONGKHALI, Bangladesh: Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday, because the process of compiling and verifying the list of people to be sent back is incomplete, a senior Bangladesh official...

 2018-01-22 08:15 

Manila Bulletin

Bomb at market stall in Thailand kills three, wounds 22...

BANGKOK - A motorcycle bomb exploded in a market in Thailand's southern Yala province on Monday, killing three people and wounding 22, a spokesman for the Internal Security Operations Command (ISOC) said, the first such attack in the region in months....

 2018-01-22 08:04 

Bangkok Post

Trial in Kim Jong Nam's murder resumes in Malaysia...

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia: Malaysia's high-profile trial of two women accused of killing the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader resumed Monday after a seven-week recess, with witnesses taking the stand to verify the authenticity of security ...

 2018-01-22 07:56 

Bangkok Post

Hydroponic vegetables not that safe, says food safety group...

Nearly two-thirds of the samples of hydroponically-grown vegetables tested were found to be contaminated with pesticides in excess of the maximum residue limit, according to the Thailand Pesticide Alert Network (Thai-PAN)....

 2018-01-22 07:38 

The Daily Mail

Bombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18...

BANGKOK (AP) - A motorcycle bomb exploded at a market Monday morning in southern Thailand, killing three people and injuring 18, police said.The attacker......

 2018-01-22 07:37 

WTOP

Bombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18...

BANGKOK (AP) — A motorcycle bomb exploded at a market Monday morning in southern Thailand, killing three people and injuring 18, police said. The attacker parked the bike rigged with explosives nearby and bought goods... The post Bombing at market i...

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