Thailand's 100-year football milestone

30 April 2016, 3:37 pm

Runners-up in three of the first four tournaments from the inaugural event in 1975, Thailand were flawless at the 1983 competition in Bangkok as they lifted the nation's first, and to date, only senior continental title. 4. Kings of Asian club football A ...... Read More »

Cape & Kantary plans new island resort “Somewhere” in Thailand

30 April 2016, 1:32 pm

... s Cape & Kantary Hotels will open a new island resort in Thailand next month, called Somewhere Koh Sichang. Located on the island of Koh Sichang in Chonburi province, a short drive from Bangkok, the new hotel will offer just 20 rooms, all of which ...... Read More »

Bangkok ferris wheel catches fire, but no injuries reported

30 April 2016, 10:24 am

... newly opened dinosaur theme park in Bangkok caught fire on Saturday, but the park said no one was on it at the time, and no injuries were reported. The fire broke out following an afternoon thunderstorm in the Thai capital. "At the time of the ...... Read More »

Bangkok ferris wheel catches fire; no injuries

30 April 2016, 7:40 am

April 30, 2016, 1:53 PM |A ferris wheel at a dinosaur theme park in Bangkok, Thailand, caught fire. No one was on the ride at the time of the fire, and there were no injuries. GO... Read More »

Thailand jails eight activists charged with sedition

30 April 2016, 12:57 am

A student activist is detained during a silent protest after Thailand's election commission filed charges against a group for posting "foul and strong" comments online criticising a military-backed draft constitution, in Bangkok, Thailand on April 27 ...... Read More »

AirAsia mulling International HQ in Thailand

30 April 2016, 12:53 am

BANGKOK: Low-cost airline AirAsia is mulling the possibility of setting up its Internatioal Headquarters (IHQ) in Thailand as well as building its own airport in the country, said Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak. The matter, he said ...... Read More »

Thailand jails nine activists charged with sedition, computer crimes

29 April 2016, 11:00 pm

Somchai Srisuthiyakorn (C) Election commissioner holds up a document during filing the charges against members of a Facebook group based in Thailand's northeastern province of Khon Kaen at a police station in Bangkok, Thailand on April 27, 2016.... Read More »

Stunted by poverty: Thai village children whose parents leave for Bangkok

29 April 2016, 6:16 pm

ISAAN: With a bit of luck eight-year-old Chayanit will see her mother twice this year. The little girl has been raised by her grandparents for most of her life after her mother left their rural village to find work in Bangkok, Thailand’s economic nucleus.... Read More »

Thailand is used to hot Aprils, but not this hot

29 April 2016, 4:11 am

A worker at Bangkok’s Dusit Zoo sprays water to cool off an elephant in Bangkok, Thailand, on April 26. Authorities are telling people to stay out of the blazing sun to avoid heat stroke. April in Thailand is typically hot and sweaty, but this year’s ...... Read More »

Thailand Economy Shaky as Exports Contract, Drought Persists

29 April 2016, 12:41 am

BANGKOK—Thailand’s economy remains on shaky ground, data from the country’s central bank released Friday suggested, with exports continuing to contract in the first quarter of the year while a persistent drought subdued consumer spending. The Bank of ...... Read More »

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