The Nation - Topstory
Bangkok Bank enhances regional position with takeover of Indonesia's Permata
12/12-2019, Klokken: 18:38:00 GMT
Bangkok Bank Plc announced today (December 12) its entry into a conditional share purchase agreement with Standard Chartered Bank (Standard Chartered) and PT Astra International Tbk (Astra) to acquire their aggregate 89.12 per cent shareholding in Indonesian bank PT Bank Permata Tbk (Permata).

Anantara enters third country in Europe via rebranding of Dublin hotel
12/12-2019, Klokken: 17:49:00 GMT
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas will make its debut in the upcoming months in Ireland with the rebranding of The Marker Hotel in Dublin, one of the Irish capital's most modern and luxurious buildings.

The Year of two Rats for Thai economy
12/12-2019, Klokken: 17:38:00 GMT
When exports decline along with softening global demand and the on-going trade war uncertainty, exporters would likely order less from manufacturers.

Chae Son's hot springs draw thousands of visitors
12/12-2019, Klokken: 15:35:00 GMT
Visitors from all over the country are thronging Chae Son National Park in Lampang province to enjoy the hot springs in the park and the cool weather after the temperature dropped to 8-10 degrees Celsius, Tawan Chanprom, the park’s chief officer, said.

PM 2.5 revisited as weather warms up
12/12-2019, Klokken: 12:50:00 GMT
Pralong Dumrongthai, the director-general of Thailand's Pollution Control Department, reported today that the air pollution in Bangkok and the metropolitan area had increased with the PM 2.5 dust particle value exceeding the standard at 42 PCD monitoring stations.

Construction tycoon gets 2 years 14 months jail for poaching
12/12-2019, Klokken: 12:26:00 GMT
Thong Pha Phum Provincial Court in Kanchanaburi province on Thursday (December 12) read the appeal court's ruling in the criminal case filed by Thong Pha Phum district attorney against Italian Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta and 3 accomplices for trespassing and poaching in Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary on February 4-6, 2018.