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Police officers inspect the site of a car bomb blast at a car park of a shopping mall on the Thai tourist island of Koh Samui

Thailand’s Tourism Authority Worries about Koh Samui’s Image after Bombing

Police officers inspect the site of a car bomb blast at a car park of a shopping mall on the Thai tourist island of Koh Samui . KOH SAMUI – The Southern Office of Thailand’s Tourism Authority has now stated that the car bomb at Central Festival mall on Koh Samui could take a toll […]

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Thai beauty sector looks set for rosy future

WITH rising awareness in regard to healthcare and wellness, Thailand’s beauty industry is expected to grow by 8-10 per cent this year. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Business

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Security tightened as Samui bombers sought

Security tightened as Samui bombers sought If the alleged Bangkok bomb plotters were indeed behind the Samui attack, they might have needed help from people with far greater expertise in rigging cars to blow up and triggering explosions from mobile phones. That led to a second theory, advanced … Full News here – Read more […]

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (left) with Thai Prime Minister and military leader Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha during a state visit in Bangkok on April 8, 2015. (Pic: AP)

Russian premier visits Thailand: More rubles rolling into Prayuth’s regime?

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (left) with Thai Prime Minister and military leader Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha during a state visit in Bangkok on April 8, 2015. Pic: AP. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s visit to Thailand this week was a rare and convenient foreign policy opportunity for the junta, writes Saksith Saiyasombut It’s been a while […]

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Security tightened as Samui bombers sought

Security tightened as Samui bombers sought If the alleged Bangkok bomb plotters were indeed behind the Samui attack, they might have needed help from people with far greater expertise in rigging cars to blow up and triggering explosions from mobile phones. That led to a second theory, advanced … Full News here – Read more […]

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‘GFA Label’ plan aims to cut trucking fumes

Green Freight Asia (GFA), an industry-led network aiming for a sustainable road-freight system across the Asia-Pacific region, is accepting applications for its “GFA Labels” from shippers in an effort to address the trucking industry’s carbon-dioxide emissions. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Business

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PM wants world to accept the new charter

SAYS HE IS NOT WORRIED ABOUT THAI REACTION BUT IS UNSURE OF INTERNATIONAL RESPONSE Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Politics

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Same day passports to be introduced

The Foreign Ministry will soon introduce a new service that will sees passports issued within one day instead of the three days at present. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – National

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Bangkok's lavish, air-conditioned malls consume as much power as entire

Bangkok's lavish, air-conditioned malls consume as much power as entire … How much luxury retail does one city need? Bangkok seems determined to find out. The Thai capital's newest high-end mall, EmQuartier, opened March 27 featuring brands including Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Dior, Prada, Cartier, Dolce & Gabbana, Tiffany, … Full News here – Read more on […]

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55 year old Polish man was injured during an altercation with two Security Guards

Drunken Polish Tourist Assaulted with Steel Hook by Pattaya Bar Bouncer

55 year old Polish man was injured during an altercation with two Security Guards   PATTAYA – Pattaya Tourist Police inspector Pol Maj Piyapong Ensan has reported that the Tourist police will ask Chon Buri civil authorities to order the temporary closure of a go-go bar in South Pattaya following an attack on a 55-year-old […]

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Andaman tourism faces restrictions | Bangkok Post: news

Andaman tourism faces restrictions | Bangkok Post: news Authorities are coming up with measures to control the number of tourists visiting some of the Andaman Sea's famous islands in a bid to limit damage to the environment. Natural Resources and Environment Minister Dapong Rattanasuwan said on … Full News here – Read more on Bangkok Post

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Thais denied entry to Japan increases

The number of Thai nationals refused entry to Japan last year reached record levels thanks, in the main, to the visa exemption enforced in 2013, a Japanese newspaper has reported. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Breakingnews

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Chiang Rai Teachers Turn in Purse Containing Bt40,000 in Cash

The teachers, from Municipality 6 School in Chiang Rai, are in Phuket as part of a trip to southern provinces for a study tour.  . PHUKET – A Group of Teachers from Municipality 6 School in Chiang Rai, turned in a black purse containing 40,000-baht-worth of mixed currency, inside the women’s restroom at a PTT […]

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MERS kills 10 in Saudi after surge in virus deaths

RIYADH (AFP) – Ten more people have died in Saudi Arabia from the MERS virus since last week, health ministry data showed on Friday, adding to a surge in cases over the past month. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Breakingnews

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Political leaders fear new charter a ‘regression of democracy’

THAILAND’S VETERAN political players have expressed grave concern over the drafting of the new constitution that took place under the junta’s watch, stating that perhaps it will lead to a regression of democracy. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Politics

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