Fun, Weird and Offbeat November Days

Fun, Weird and Offbeat November Days

It’s a bit unusual to have a designated month for one style of cuisine; November is known as Turkey Month. It might be a...
Drivers Ignoring 11 million Traffic Tickets

Drivers Ignoring 11 million Traffic Tickets

With drivers in Thailand currently ignoring more than 11 million traffic tickets, police are hastening efforts to link their online database with the Land...
Hua Hin Hospital Plastic Reduction Project

Hua Hin Hospital Plastic Reduction Project

Dr. Sirisa Seanea, Deputy Director, Medical Department of Hua Hin Hospital That said, starting from October, the Hua Hin Hospital has launched a campaign...
Opening New Parking Building in Hua Hin

Opening New Parking Building in Hua Hin

The Mayor of Hua Hin has opened a new car parking facility constructed with a budget 63 million THB with seven floors of parking...
Seafood Pricing Concerns

Seafood Pricing Concerns

Mr. Pirom Niltaya has chaired a meeting about a consumer complaint posted on social media by a tourist. The posting commented on what was...
Road upgrade in Kaeng Krachan Park Under Scrutiny

Road upgrade in Kaeng Krachan Park Under Scrutiny

The protected environment and biodiversity of Kaeng Krachan National Park in Phetchaburi are being endangered by a concrete road soon to be built through...
Government Plans to Build Community Waste-to-energy Plants

Government Plans to Build Community Waste-to-energy Plants

The government has reaffirmed its intention to construct waste-to-energy plants in various communities as a solution to better deal with trash disposal problem and...
PM Urges Thai Households to Plant Precious Trees

PM Urges Thai Households to Plant Precious Trees

Prime Minister Prayut Chana-o-cha has urged Thai people to plant 400 precious trees for each household so that, in the next ten years, there...
Phuket Tourism Stakeholders Commit to a Plastic-free Future

Phuket Tourism Stakeholders Commit to a Plastic-free Future

Leading hotels and tourism groups have signed the “Phuket Pledge” at the Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism Forum 2018 (PHIST) establishing a model...
Immigration Bureau announces Permanent Residency Application Opening

Immigration Bureau announces Permanent Residency Application Opening

Foreigners residing in the kingdom have from now until the end of the year to get their permanent residency applications started. The Immigration Bureau said...
The End of an Icon; the Final VW Beetle

The End of an Icon; the Final VW Beetle

Volkswagen AG is ending worldwide production of its iconic Beetle, the model once so popular in North America that it prompted the German automaker...
Auto Sector Tops Thai Exports to Asean

Auto Sector Tops Thai Exports to Asean

Vehicles as well as auto parts and accessories topped Thai shipments to Asean in the first eight months of this year, valued at 164.8...
Two Pioneers of Cancer Treatment Win the 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine

Two Pioneers of Cancer Treatment Win the 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine

In the 1990s, two scientists made key discoveries that led to the development of promising new cancer-fighting immunotherapy drugs The two researchers, from the U.S....
Kaeng Krachan Cannabis Plantation Discovered

Kaeng Krachan Cannabis Plantation Discovered

The Narcotics Control Management Centre of Phetchaburi Province together with police officers, soldiers, public health officers, Volunteer Defence Corps members and forest officers have...
NLA says Pot and Kratom Bill ‘Likely to be Passed’

NLA says Pot and Kratom Bill ‘Likely to be Passed’

A bill that would allow two narcotic plants, marijuana and kratom (Mitragyna speciose), to be grown for medical research purposes has been submitted to...
Unicef Presents Princess Sirindhorn with Life-time Award

Unicef Presents Princess Sirindhorn with Life-time Award

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has been honoured with a life-time achievement award by the UN agency for children in recognition of...
Four Whale Sharks Hunting off Prachuap Khiri Khan

Four Whale Sharks Hunting off Prachuap Khiri Khan

Four whale sharks have been spotted near Koh Talu, three kilometres off the coast of southern Prachuap Khiri Khan The surprise appearance of the quartet...
In Remembrance of His Majesty King Rama IX

In Remembrance of His Majesty King Rama IX

People in Hua Hin were delighted when they learned that King Bhumibol Adulyadej had been discharged from hospital and that he was staying at...
Municipality Plans Eye-catching Tourism Attractions

Municipality Plans Eye-catching Tourism Attractions

Hua Hin municipality plans to build a skywalk at Hin Lek Fai to serve as a new city landmark with stylish buses touring the...
Thai Film to Retell Cave Rescue Drama

Thai Film to Retell Cave Rescue Drama

A Thai film retelling the story of the Tham Luang cave operation will start filming in November, said its director and producer. Titled “Nang Non”...