MOST RECENT
16:57

More Chinese cities easing Covid curbs

The southern Chinese tech hub of Shenzhen has ended mandatory Covid testing to enter public venues, joining a growing list of local authorities easing the strict social curbs imposed across the country since the pandemic broke out three years ago.

16:57
More Chinese cities easing Covid curbs
16:19

Russia decries 'dangerous' oil price cap

Russia said on Saturday it would continue to find buyers for its oil, despite what it said was a “dangerous” attempt by Western governments to introduce a price cap on its crude exports.

16:19
Russia decries 'dangerous' oil price cap
15:16

Freight train derails after loud blast in Songkhla

A freight train derailed after a loud bang that sounded like a bomb blast occurred on a track between Hat Yai and Padang Besar stations in Sadao district of Songkhla on Saturday afternoon. No casualties were reported.

15:16
Freight train derails after loud blast in Songkhla
14:19

'Most' institutions will face share-sale tax

Most institutional investors in Thailand won’t be exempted from a tax levied on stock transactions that will resume next year after more than three decades, authorities say.

14:19 1
'Most' institutions will face share-sale tax
14:02

Wild jumbo, two men injured in pickup truck crash

KANCHANABURI: A wild elephant was injured after being hit by a pickup truck on a road in Muang district of this western border province late on Friday night. The driver and a passenger were also hurt.

14:02 2
Wild jumbo, two men injured in pickup truck crash
13:30

Myanmar sentences 7 students to death, says UN

The Myanmar junta handed out at least seven more death sentences this week, taking the tally of those on death row to 139, according to the United Nations (UN).

13:30
Myanmar sentences 7 students to death, says UN
12:32

Most institutional investors must pay stock tax, says govt spokesman

Most institutional investors in Thailand will not be exempted from a tax levied on stock transactions that will resume next year after more than three decades, authorities said.

12:32
Most institutional investors must pay stock tax, says govt spokesman
12:00

Hazy days to diminish 10% if new PM2.5 measures pan out

The Pollution Control Department aims to reduce the number of heavily polluted days in metropolitan Bangkok and 17 northern provinces by 10% next year.

12:00 11
Hazy days
11:10

American passenger rescued after falling unconscious

CHIANG MAI: A 63-year-old American tourist was safely rescued after he fell unconscious and had no pulse while a plane made a landing at Chiang Mai International Airport on Friday.

11:10
American passenger rescued after falling unconscious
10:36

Man cashed his dead mum's social security cheques for 26 yrs in US

A Missouri man pleaded guilty this week to stealing his dead mother’s Social Security payments for more than a quarter century, accumulating nearly US$200,000 in the process, federal prosecutors said.

10:36 6
Man cashed his dead mum's social security cheques for 26 yrs in US
08:30

Anutin addresses beach photo involving minors

A photo depicting two minors smoking pot along Pattaya Beach that went viral has prompted the Public Health Minister to call on the police to enforce the law.

08:30 25
Anutin 'concerned'
08:22

2022 Qatar World Cup: our Saturday picks

The Bangkok Post's predictions on matches.

08:22 1
2022 Qatar World Cup: our Saturday picks
08:10

South Korea snatch last-16 place, Swiss edge fiery World Cup clash

Last-gasp South Korea reached the World Cup knockout phase in dramatic fashion on Friday to set up a last-16 match against mighty Brazil as Switzerland edged a bad-tempered encounter with Serbia to progress.

08:10
South Korea snatch last-16 place, Swiss edge fiery World Cup clash
08:00

NBTC cuts C-band satellite signal following Fifa threat

World Cup 2022 matches can no longer be watched on C-band satellite television after the National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) ordered the signal switched off during broadcasts.

08:00 1
NBTC cuts C-band satellite signal following Fifa threat
07:59

US to expand solar panel tariffs after probe finds Chinese evasion

The United States will impose new duties on imports from some major Chinese solar panel makers after a months-long investigation found they were trying to dodge tariffs by finishing their products in Southeast Asian countries, trade officials said on Friday.

07:59 3
US to expand solar panel tariffs after probe finds Chinese evasion
07:50

Red Bull case prosecutor discharged

The Public Prosecutors Commission decides to discharge a former senior prosecutor after being accused of tampering with evidence in the Red Bull hit-and-run case.

07:50 35
Prosecutor discharged
07:00

'Lessons learned' from Phuket airport chaos

Following confusion at Phuket airport on Thursday night, related parties have reportedly learned their lesson and should be able to avoid repeating such mistakes again, according to a local business leader.

07:00 14
'Lessons learned'
04:11

Airport operator has wings

Airports of Thailand (AOT), the world's largest airport operator in terms of market capitalisation, has returned to the spotlight this year as the reopening of borders to tourists has led to skyrocketing passenger arrivals.

04:11
Airport operator has wings
04:00

Pheu Thai Party in crosshairs

The Pheu Thai Party has come under fire after a police probe found that many houses owned by a suspected nominee of a Chinese criminal syndicate tied to businessman Chaiyanat "Tuhao" Kornchayanant were developed by a company with members of the Shinawatra family as shareholders.

04:00
04:00

Fruit export prospects ripen

Prospects for fruit exports to China are more promising after Beijing allowed fruit transport from Thailand via the Laos-China high-speed railway.

04:00