Thai Government’s Planned Later Closing Times for Nightlife Businesses Challenged by Drunk Driving Victims

A pub in Sathorn, Bangkok
A pub in Sathorn, Bangkok. Photo: pittaya / flickr. CC BY 2.0.

A group of anti-drunk driving activists and victims petitioned the Thai government to cancel its plan to extend the closing hours for entertainment businesses. Thai [Read More…]

TAT signs airline deals in bid to lure 1 million Americans

Delta Airlines Boeing 777-200ER on final approach before landing
Delta Airlines Boeing 777-200ER on final approach before landing. Photo: Nicky Boogaard / flickr. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hoping to welcome at least 1 million tourists from the US next year after securing partnerships with Delta [Read More…]

General Prawit orders swift assistance for flood victims

Acting PM Prawit Wongsuwan
Acting PM Prawit Wongsuwan in the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Photo: Tech Sgt. Vernon Young Jr. CC BY 2.0.

BANGKOK (NNT) – Government officials today met on water resources management. Deputy Prime Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan has ordered all agencies to urgently help affected [Read More…]