Illegal fishing

Illegal fishing

A foreign tourist arrested in Phuket for catching parrotfish in the waters of Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park, after a TikTok video of him spearfishing attracted local outrage.

11:53 43
Pub inferno charges

Pub inferno charges

The real owner of Mountain B pub, Somyos Panprasong, surrenders to police and is charged over the horrific fire on Aug 5 which has so far claimed 19 lives.

13:15 21

B8 too expensive

Instant noodle manufacturers want permission to lift the price of a serving of instant noodles by two baht - but the commerce minister says that is too much.

14:35 9
B8 too expensive
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Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

Hong Kong censors have banned an award-winning animation from being shown over a one-second scene depicting the 2014 pro-democracy protests, local media reported, in the latest sign of free speech curbs in the finance hub.

12 Aug 2022 8

Depression debate

A new study on depression is causing fierce debate in the scientific community, as doubts are raised about a chemical link, leading to questions about the value of antidepressants.

11 Aug 2022 26

Sex tourism: When conscience takes a vacation

A lot of travellers are looking for erotic adventures abroad — and are willing to pay for them. But many tourist destinations have shied away from addressing the issue.

11 Aug 2022 25
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19:36

Two teachers jump off bridge, leave farewell letters behind in Trat

TRAT: Two women - a teacher and a retired teacher - jumped off a bridge into a canal in Muang district of this eastern province on Tuesday morning, with two farewell letters written to their children found inside a car they travelled in.

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Two teachers jump off bridge, leave farewell letters behind in Trat
16:51

1m strays to be neutered in 2 yrs

The Soi Dog Foundation aims to neuter and vaccinate one million stray dogs and cats in Thailand in the next two years.

16:51 10
1m strays to be neutered in 2 yrs
16:25

Huge cut in taxi annual vehicle tax

The cabinet on Tuesday approved a 90% reduction in the annual vehicle tax for taxis, motorcycle taxis and tuk-tuks.

16:25 3
Huge cut in taxi annual vehicle tax
15:48

TILOG VE 2022: the return of the most awaited ASEAN logistics virtual exhibition

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, Thailand will organise ASEAN’s comprehensive logistics virtual exhibition entitled “TILOG VE 2022” during August 24-26, 2022, providing a platform for Thai logistics service providers to connect and trade with global logistics entrepreneurs and buyers/importers.

15:48
TILOG VE 2022: the return of the most awaited ASEAN logistics virtual exhibition
15:44

Life insurance agents arrested for policy payment theft

Police have arrested three life insurance agents who embezzled 52 million baht from policy buyers, and 11 people who used fake Covid-19 test results to claim insurance payouts.

15:44 3
Life insurance agents arrested for policy payment theft
14:41

SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway

SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway, Expanding Business Opportunities for Thai Entrepreneurs and Saving Costs Up to 20%

14:41
SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway
14:35

B8 is too much for instant noodles, says commerce minister

Instant noodle manufacturers want permission to lift the price of a serving of instant noodles by two baht - but the commerce minister says that is too much.

14:35 9
B8 too expensive
13:42

TSI Insurance marks its 80th anniversary

Vows to continue its insurance business while strengthening services

13:42
TSI Insurance marks its 80th anniversary
MOST RECENT LIFE

Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

Hong Kong censors have banned an award-winning animation from being shown over a one-second scene depicting the 2014 pro-democracy protests, local media reported, in the latest sign of free speech curbs in the finance hub.

12 Aug 2022 8

Depression debate

A new study on depression is causing fierce debate in the scientific community, as doubts are raised about a chemical link, leading to questions about the value of antidepressants.

11 Aug 2022 26

Sex tourism: When conscience takes a vacation

A lot of travellers are looking for erotic adventures abroad — and are willing to pay for them. But many tourist destinations have shied away from addressing the issue.

11 Aug 2022 25