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Goldman Sachs Investment Holding (Asia) and the Asian unit of New York-based private equity firm Apollo Global Management will invest 8.4 billion baht ($235...

Real estate consultancy Knight Frank in its latest research on prime residential property prices in tier-1 cities around the world, entitled Prime Global Cities...

Following the passing away of Thailand's revered King Bhumibol on October 13, the government declared a one-year period of mourning during which civil servants...

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej on October 13 passed away at age 88, succumbing to severe illnesses. He was the world's longest-serving monarch, reigning the...

Bangkok stepped up security at landmarks, shopping malls, public places and its two main international airports following an intelligence report of possible bomb attacks by...

Thailand's capital Bangkok has been ranked top of in MasterCard's 2016 list of the world's most popular travel destinations by number of visitors. The...

In what could be a role model for Bangkok, the Indonesian government decided to resume with the planned construction of a sea wall plus...

MahaNakhon Tower, now the tallest building in Thailand, was officially inaugurated on the evening of August 29 with a cool light and sound show...

The governor of Thailand's eight-million-people capital Bangkok, Sukhumbhand Paribatra, has been suspended until further notice without pay amidst an ongoing graft case against him. The country's...

Thai police said that conditions have "returned to normal" following a series of deadly bomb blasts over the past days, with a political activist...

The day before North Korean leader Kim Jong-un shot another few ballistic missiles over the Sea of Japan on July 19 in what, his...

Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates caused a stir in Thai media after posting a picture on his Facebook site and his blog...

Singapore remains the most expensive city for expats in the Association for Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, according to the 2016 Cost of Living...

The Thai government ordered a suspension of the recently launched app-powered motorbike services by Uber and Grab because they "caused conflict" with those registered...

While April in Thailand is typically hot and sweaty, this year, it is super-hot. The mercury in some of the worst affected northern provinces...

Thailand is one of the most smartphone-crazy countries in Asia, if not in the world, with statistics saying that Thais are spending an average...

Nong Chok is the biggest and least populated district of Bangkok, traversed by canals that since the early days are used for transport and...

Thailand has set the focus on promoting its "sufficiency economy" principle as a solution for sustainable development and in order to tackle economic difficulties...