Category: Local News

Boonlert proposes amnesty for demonstrators

He announced in Parliament that he had submitted a personal petition for the charter amendment, which included the suggestion to drop the National Strategic as well as the Reconciliation Committees. Boonlert said he’d proposed that the Constitution Drafting Committee add a provisional clause to grant amnesty to those who demonstrated in the leadups to 2006…

BTS Group Holdings

BTS Group Holdings Plc (BTS) – 4Q14/15 profit drops from extraordinary expense BTS’s 4Q14/15 (January-March 2015) net profit was reported at B679m, falling 31%qoq as a result of a provision for B200m expense from VGI (versus total extraordinary profit of over B400m in 3Q14/15). Excluding extraordinary items, 4Q14/15 normalized profit made the year’s peak at…

BBL to open Yangon branch next week

Bangkok Bank is the only Thai bank to receive a foreign branch licence from Myanmar’s government. The branch will play a key role in promoting and developing the local financial system to support the growth of high-potential businesses and industries, said bank president Chartsiri Sophonpanich. The Yangon branch will open this coming Tuesday. ‘; }…

Chef Toon isn’t afraid to bring the heat. That much becomes apparent with a bite of his salted egg carbonara (B290), a signature dish at Thong Lo’s latest brunch and lunch spot, Taper. Usually made by tossing cooked pasta with a mixture of hot water, beaten egg yolk, salt, black pepper, and heaps of grated Parmesan cheese, this rethought version looks…

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