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High in the hills
A vast expanse of rolling hills, gentle slops and vast green plateaux, Malaysia's Cameron Highlands are perhaps less well known than the Genting Highlands, the country's most popular playground and home to vast concrete structures and a multitude of theme park rides.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
True Corp hopes for full subscription of growth fund
True Corp has faith that its Bt58.08-billion True Telecommuni-cations Growth Infrastructure Fund will be fully subscribed, despite the tense political situation.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
DKSH opening new Billabong outlets in three cities
After having entered a partnership with Billabong last year, DKSH is opening stores in Chiang Mai, Hat Yai and Phuket.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Thailand barking up the wrong tree: Wan Kadir
Last week the former leader of Bersatu, a now-defunct umbrella group of longstanding Patani Malay separatist movements, gave a talk about the ongoing conflict in the deep South that has so far claimed more than 5,000 lives.
Lion Air Launches New Thai Low-Cost Carrier Amidst Unrest in Bangkok
With the unrest in Thailand, Lion Air's timing is unfortunate. But if it's flying planes nearly full at this point, it appears that the service isn't having serious issues catching on.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Thousands gather for King
Thousands of Thai people have arrived in the seaside town of Hua Hin in Prachuap Khiri Khan to get the opportunity to catch the glimpse of His Majesty the King on his 86th birthday on Dec 5. The Royal Household Bureau announced that a royal audience will be granted at Rajpracha Samakhom Pavilion in Klai Kangwon Palace at 10.30am on a live ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Several schools, universities closed till Thursday
Educational institutions in Bangkok such as Chulalongkorn, Thammasat, Silpakorn universities, plus Kasetsart's Bang Khen campus announced yesterday that they would be closed for another two days, until Thursday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Stock Exchange of Thailand on Monday launched a new financial and investment information centre in Ubon Ratchathani University, providing information to students, investors, securities professionals, and the general public in Ubon Ratchathani and neighbouring provinces.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Floods suspend train service in Thai South
Service on all railway trains travelling to and from Hat Yai in this southern province and Sungai Kolok in nearby Narathiwat province were temporarily suspended while maintenance is underway after torrential rain hit many areas of the South.
PM postpones Singapore 'retreat'
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has postponed a retreat with her Singaporean counterpart in order to take part in the no-confidence debate on the subject of her leadership, government spokesman Teerat Rattanasevi said on Friday.
Songkhla Mermaid 'not for prayers'
The Songkhla Municipality in Hat Yai is reminding both tourists and local people that the famed Mermaid statue is not a site intended for prayers.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
SRT halts services after bridge collapse
The State Railway of Thailand on Wednesday cancelled all rail services from Songkhla's Hat Yai district to Narathiwat's Sungai Kolok district after a rail bridge subsided.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Hat Yai braces for flooding as downpours forecast for South
"Hat Yai is under the influence of a powerful low-pressure ridge," Hydro and Agro Informatics Institute director Royol Chitradon cautioned Tuesday.