Nong Khai road checkpoints hold small concerts
Checkpoints at the Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge have held mini concerts playing festive songs as security guards inspected travelers entering and leaving the province.
Ambitious expansion drive by Mega Home
Firm aims for 20 stores in five years, annual sales of Bt14 bn from 2015-2018; focus on Bangkok outskirts, upcountry Mega Home Centre, a subsidiary of Home Products Centre offering home and construction materials, has set an aggressive growth plan to increase its stores to 20 within five years, from just three currently.
Truck accident kills 10 workers
Ten workers died and another 18 were injured when a lorry carrying them from Sukhothai to Nong Khai careered off the road on a sharp corner in Loei province early Monday morning.
Northeast hit by gusty summer thunderstorms
At risk are Nong Khai, Bueng Kan, Nong Bua Lamphu, Udon Thani, Khon Kaen, Chaiyaphum and Nakhon Ratchasima, according to an advisory issued by the Meteorological Department.
More internet in 2 provinces
Four companies will compete in bids to set up public telephone booths and lay fibre-optic broadband networks in Nong Khai and Phitsanulok.
North, northeast residents warned of heat wave, thunderstorms
The Meteorological Department Thursday warned people in the north and northeastern provinces to brace themselves for a heat wave and thunderstorms.
Erawan plans 25 lower-priced Hop Inn openings
THE ERAWAN GROUP, one of the country's leading hotel developers, has budgeted Bt1.5 billion to open 25 Hop Inn hotels across the Kingdom through next year, a strategic move to put more focus on the fast-growing lower-priced segment.
City Life Chiang Mai
Hazed and Confused
Pluming smoke obscures the path of the speeding van, which brakes into corners and swerves over potholes to make it back to Chiang Mai from Nong Khai in good time.
Bridge builds Asean ties for China
The bridges that span the Mekong River are not simply bridges. They are a political indicator that illustrate the changes that have swept the region.
Malaysian National News Agency
Thais Seeking Work Overseas Warned Of Recruitment Scams
The Ministry of Labour has warned Thai citizens seeking work abroad against recruitment scams, Thai News Agency reported.