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2013-11-19 23:00:39

PropertyGuru’s Thailand Property Show held at The Orchard Hotel over the Deepavali weekend saw over SGD$5 million worth of residential property deals transacted. Singapore (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 PropertyGuru’s Thailand Property Show held at The Orchard Hotel over the Deepavali weekend saw over SGD$5 million worth of residential property deals transacted. The third in a series of Thai residential property showcases organised by PropertyGuru in Singapore, this latest event saw close...

2013-06-29 23:18:40

HMS Infotech P Ltd is pleased to announce the Hotelogix Thai Language Beta Release, which can be used on FrontDesk, Admin Console and Web Booking Engine. Thailand (PRWEB) June 29, 2013 Hotelogix is a centralized, comprehensive, and flexible web-based Property Management System (PMS) offered as a Service, on the SaaS model (Software as a Service). Specifically, it is designed to provide solutions, using the cloud as a medium, to small and mid-sized hospitality set ups. The hospitality...

Thai Prime Minister Vows To Ban Domestic Ivory Trade
2013-03-04 04:46:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The prime minister of Thailand has pledged to take steps to change the country´s currently legal domestic ivory trade in order to help protect endangered elephants, various media outlets reported Sunday. Speaking during the opening day of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Yingluck Shinawatra announced that she would be amending Thai law with the intention of putting an end to a market which...

2011-09-13 19:00:00

First âœStars & Stripesâ MPL Event to Air on September 13th, 2011 Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) September 13, 2011 MuayThai Premier League (MPL) announced today that it signed a distribution agreement with a Canada-based sports media company, theScore Television Network (âœtheScoreâ) to bring world-class MuayThai to Canadian fans. theScore is the first major television network to air MuayThai in Canada....

2008-10-08 00:00:19

By Andrew Buncombe Two protesters killed during clashes with riot police inside parliamentary compound in Bangkok Army chief reassures public that his troops are unarmed and there is no prospect of a military coup THE PRIME Minister of Thailand was forced to scale a fence and flee in a police helicopter yesterday as thousands of protesters barricaded parliament in the latest twist in the country's seething political turmoil. Riot police fired tear gas in clashes with activists who had...

2008-10-05 12:00:08

By Associated Press BANGKOK, Thailand -- A one-time Bangkok mayor and key leader of a monthslong anti-government movement that spearheaded the ouster of a Thai prime minister was arrested today on charges of insurrection, police said. In a continuing crackdown on the movement, police were seen hauling Chamlong Srimuang away at a polling station where elections for the city's top job were beginning. Police Colonel Sarathon Pradit confirmed that Chamlong had been arrested. Police on Aug....

2008-10-05 09:00:07

Thai police have arrested key opposition leader Chamlong Srimuang as part of crackdown against anti-government protesters, local media reported Sunday. The Thai News Agency says Chamlong, a leader of the People's Alliance for Democracy, was arrested early Sunday at a polling booth after voting in Bangkok's gubernatorial elections, CNN reported. The People's Alliance has orchestrated a five-week-long siege of Thailand's Government House, demanding the ouster of People Power Party members...

2008-09-29 09:00:36

Anti-gov't protesters clash with airport security personnel as Thai PM visits south BANGKOK, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Anti-government protesters organized by the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) clashed with airport security personnel shortly after the arrival of Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat in Thai southern province Surat Thani Saturday, local media reported. The incident took place after Somchai was leaving the airport and confronted a group of PAD protesters, according to Thai...

2008-09-27 06:00:18

Text of report in English by Thai newspaper The Nation website on 27 September [Unattributed report from the "Breaking News" page: "PAD urges supporters to block PM from flying back to Bangkok"] The People's Alliance for Democracy Saturday called on its supporters in southern provinces to block four airports to prevent Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat from flying back to Bangkok. Somchai visited Nakhon Si Thammarat Saturday by flying to Surat Thani airport and travelling by car to his...

2008-09-27 06:00:18

Text of report in English by Thai newspaper The Nation website on 27 September [Unattributed report from the "Headlines" page: "Supporters and protesters welcome PM at Surat Thani"] Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat is greeted by supporters and protesters at Surat Thani Airport. Anti-government supporters at Surat Thani airport yelled at Prime Minister Somchai Wongsawat who is on his way to visit his hometown in Nakhon Si Thammarat. "You are a traitor," a woman shouted as Somchai who is...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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