Thailand

Tourists from Thailand can use DuitNow QR in Malaysia via Boost

Boost, a regional full-spectrum fintech arm of Axiata Group and Payments Network Malaysia (PayNet), said its merchants can now accept…

17 hours ago

Malaysian fugitive businessman Teow to be deported to China this month – Thai police

BANGKOK -- Malaysian fugitive businessman Teow Wooi Huat is expected to be deported to China before the end of this month,…

3 days ago

Russian Tourists Return to Thailand on Chartered Flights

RUSSIAN tourists are once again traveling in large numbers to Thailand via chartered flights and using credit cards issued outside…

4 days ago

Anwar’s leadership comes at the right moment – Veteran Thai journalist

BANGKOK  -- Newly minted Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s leadership comes at the right moment, as the country needs a leader…

1 week ago

Malaysia in four-nation bid to nominate Kebaya as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage

PUTRAJAYA – Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore and Thailand agreed to nominate the Kebaya as a four-nation representation to the Unesco (United…

2 weeks ago

Thailand, Saudi Arabia agree to cooperate in energy, tourism

Thailand and Saudi Arabia signed a number of bilateral agreements to cooperate in sectors including energy and tourism as the…

3 weeks ago

Malaysia, 4 Asean central banks enhance regional payment connectivity

MALAYSIA and four other Asean central banks are paving the way for faster and cheaper cross-border payments. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)…

3 weeks ago

China’s electric carmakers eye Thailand in next sales push

Thailand’s status as the largest auto manufacturing hub in South-East Asia and No 10 in the world has won it…

4 weeks ago

Thailand eyes closer Saudi ties in Prince’s first official visit

Thailand and Saudi Arabia are set to sign agreements to elevate diplomatic and investment ties, when Crown Prince Mohammad bin…

4 weeks ago

Thailand drops plan to allow foreigners buy land after backlash

Thailand shelved a new proposal to allow foreign individuals to buy land for housing after the plan triggered a public…

4 weeks ago

Thailand to beat tourism target as Indians, Malaysians lead rush

Thailand is on course to surpass its target to attract 10 million foreign visitors this year as Malaysians and Indians…

1 month ago

Thailand to allow wealthy foreigners to buy residential land

THAILAND took a major step toward giving foreigners the right to buy land for housing, as the country seeks to…

1 month ago

Miss Universe’s new owner eyes merch bonanza with perfume, bras

MISS Universe’s new owner plans to build an empire of makeup to lingerie across Asia, seeking to tap the region’s…

1 month ago