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In Hong Kong, political banners reveal gulf with mainland

Hong Kong (AP) — The banners and posters were quietly hung in universities across Hong Kong, often appearing overnight, with bold white lettering calling...

China’s Xi in Hong Kong for anniversary as protests planned

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping landed in Hong Kong Thursday to mark the 20th anniversary of Beijing taking control of the...

One Hong Kong, two sentiments after 20 years of Chinese rule

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is planning a big party as it marks 20 years under Chinese rule. But many people in the...

Ex-Hong Kong leader gets 20 months in jail for corruption

HONG KONG (AP) — A former leader of Hong Kong has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for corruption over a luxury apartment...

Hong Kong pro-democracy candidates retain veto in key vote

Hong Kong (AP) — A group of young Hong Kong pro-democracy activists pulled off a stunning election victory, gaining a foothold in the southern Chinese...

Voting gets underway in Hong Kong’s crucial election

Hong Kong (AP) — Hong Kongers headed to the polls Sunday for the specially administered Chinese city's most crucial election since the handover from...

ACT exams canceled in South Korea, Hong Kong over breach

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Operators of the ACT college entrance exam have canceled the tests for students in South Korea and Hong Kong...

150,000 tons of Thai rice sold to Hong Kong

BANGKOK - The Ministry of Commerce has announced success in selling as high as 150,000 tons of rice during a trip in which it...

Thai Leather Week Mid–Year Sale scheduled for June 21-30

BANGKOK, 7 June 2013 The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), in cooperation with the Thai Leathergoods Association, is hosting the Thai Leather...

Thailand Grabs the Best Five AsiaSpa Awards 2012

Hong Kong, November 30, 2012: Thailand won the Asian Spa Capital of the Year award at the 8th annual AsiaSpa Awards for 2012,...

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Pattaya turns 39

Pattaya marked its 39th year of cityhood with a merit-making ceremony attended by public officials and residents.Mayor Anan Charoenchasri presided over the Nov. 29...

EU Council to resume ties with Thailand

Bangkok - EU foreign ministers have agreed to step up political engagement with Thailand, including on human rights, fundamental freedoms and the road to...

Motor Expo 2017 comes to close after hitting targets

Bangkok - The 34th Motor Expo came to a close on Sunday at the Impact Arena in Muang Thong Thani and reported potential car...

Authorities probe possible encroachment in Tarutao National Park

Satun - Acting Deputy National Police Commander Pol Gen Wirachai Songmetta has taken a search warrant to Tarutao National Park to inspect possible instances...

Tourism and Sports Ministry to boost community-based tourism

Bangkok - Tourism and Sports Minister Weerasak Kowsurat has disclosed that his ministry, together with the Thai Chamber of Commerce and tourism related agencies,...

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