Month: March 2015


Thai airlines take hit as Phuket flight to China plunges

PHUKET: An Orient Thai airlines flight en route from Phuket to Chengdu, China, reportedly suffered an engine failure and plunged from the sky, before levelling out and safely making an emergency landing at Kunming Airport on Saturday. UK daily newspaper The Daily Mail reported that an engine failure sent the aircraft into a dramatic plunge, […]Read More


PM seeks King’s approval to lift martial law

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday said he has forwarded a draft announcement lifting martial law to His Majesty the King for endorsement. “I have asked for the King’s permission to lift martial law. The power is now with His Majesty,” Gen Prayut told reporters, adding that he would replace martial law with an order […]Read More


Abhisit apologises for remarks by Bangkok governor

DEMOCRAT Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva apologised Tuesday for what Bangkok Governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra said after flooding hit the capital last week, saying he believed the governor had no intention to hurt people’s feelings when reacting to the drama. “I believe that the Bangkok Governor did not have any intention to cause discontent among people,” […]Read More


Japan allows Thai chartered flights two months

The Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has approved the operation of charter flights into Japanese airports by Thai-registered airlines for another two months, until the end of May, the business paper Than Sethakit Online reported. However, Thai AirAsia X (TAAX) issued a notification to its customers saying the airline has approval to operate its new […]Read More


4G licences to go for auctions in November

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) will put on auctions its fourth generation mobile phone services for its 1800 MHz and 900 MHz spectrums starting November this year. The auctions of the fourth generation licences came after Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha call for the national regulator to escalate the 4G mobile phone licence […]Read More


London Street comes to Bangkok

Bangkok:- London Street has literally materialized in Bangkok thanks to a new initiative of MK Restaurant Group. Developed under Bt300 million budget, this initiative has created a food mall on the Pattanakarn Road under the “London chic” theme. Read more: Thaivisa NewsRead More