The Nation (Thailand)

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - The Bank of Thailand assistant governor for payment systems policy and financial technology, Siritida Panomwon na Ayudhya, said it would expand the QR cross-border payment to two Asean countries -- Singapore and Cambodia in the middle of this year.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Luangphor Viriyang was born on January 7, 1920 in Saraburi province, in central Thailand, and entered monkhood when he was still a boy. His spiritual life as a Buddhist monk has been an extraordinary journey for himself and beneficial for large numbers of people both in Thailand and abroad.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - A video by the Thailand’s Tourist Police Bureau has produced a morale booster in the form of a 55-second video for Chinese people dealing with the 2019-nCoV coronavirus.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - As a measure to ease the financial burden amid impacts from the coronavirus crisis, Kasikornbank (KBank) has offered a 12-month grace period on repayment of the loan principle amount to its existing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) customers in the tourism sector.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Traisulee Traisaranakul, Deputy Government Spokesperson said that the Cabinet has agreed to the removal of cannabis from the narcotic list under an approved ministerial regulation of the Public Health Ministry.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Closing at 1,524.15 or down 2.89 per cent from the end of trade last week, the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index plunged on Monday (January 27), amid investors' concerns over impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - An economist has warned, the outbreak of the Wuhan virus may cost Thai and Asian tourism industries US$3 billion in lost income.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Air pollution and strong baht to decrease the number of foreign tourists this year, as expected by the Association of Thai Travel Agents.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - After the Future Forward Party successfully escaped dissolution in a Constitutional Court ruling on Tuesday (January 21), it  will continue its campaign as promised to the people said FWP leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit.

BANGKOK (The Nation/ANN) - Under the Power Development Plan BE 2561-2580 (PDP2018), the first hydro-floating solar hybrid project has been implemented by Egat at Sirindhorn Dam.