SET up 5.81 points at opening

SET up 5.81 points at opening

Thai stocks opened up 0.39% at the start of trade this morning.

SET up 5.81 points at opening

Teen rape shocks Thailand

Teen rape shocks Thailand

The distraught mother of a 13-year-old girl raped and thrown from a sleeper train en route to Bangkok has told of her daughter's dreams for the future, amid angry calls for a mandatory death penalty for child rapists.

Teen rape shocks Thailand

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Ex-New Orleans mayor gets 10 years in jail

Ex-New Orleans mayor gets 10 years in jail

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his conviction on bribery, money laundering and other corruption charges. Prosecutors said the actions for which he was convicted spanned his two terms as mayor — including the chaotic years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the city in 2005.

Ex-New Orleans mayor gets 10 years in jail

Buddhism Week to Celebrate Asalha Puja Day and the Beginning of Buddhist Lent

Buddhism Week to Celebrate Asalha Puja Day and the Beginning of Buddhist Lent

A Buddhism week is held each year during this period in Thailand for various organizations to organize religious activities to mark two significant days: Asalha Puja and the beginning of Buddhist Lent.

Buddhism Week to Celebrate Asalha Puja Day and the Beginning of Buddhist Lent

Elections ‘will not affect investments in Indonesia’

Elections ‘will not affect investments in Indonesia’

Thai investors see bright opportunities in the country regardless of who wins

Elections ‘will not affect investments in Indonesia’

SRT governor rejects calls for resignation

SRT governor rejects calls for resignation

STATE RAILWAY of Thailand governor Prapat Chongsanguan yesterday vowed to stay on as SRT chief, saying his resignation would be deemed an escape from the problems surrounding the railways.

SRT governor rejects calls for resignation

Dont aid dissidents Thai junta tells other countries

Dont aid dissidents Thai junta tells other countries

The Thai junta has asked other countries not to facilitate any overseas Thai dissident movement, warning that it would be considered an unwarranted intervention in the internal affairs of Thailand. …

Dont aid dissidents Thai junta tells other countries

5 Thai tourist scams to avoid

5 Thai tourist scams to avoid

When the jeweller told him that the gem was rare and not readily sold in the West because of “tax issues,” Ciaran O’Donnell thought he had a find.

5 Thai tourist scams to avoid

SET up 0.34 to 1,507.92 points

SET up 0.34 to 1,507.92 points

The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index up 0.34 point, or 0.02%, to close at 1,507.92 points today.

SET up 0.34 to 1,507.92 points

Thailand totters towards the AEC start line

Thailand totters towards the AEC start line

Thailand's ageing society could lose out in the race with youthful regional partners when economic integration begins next year The starting pistol for the Asean Economic Community (AEC) is cocked and ready to fire next year

Thailand totters towards the AEC start line