Thai snake whisperer seduces world’s most venomous snake (video)

According to the authoritative Thailand Snakes website the king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) is the world’s largest venomous snake. Found across Thailand, the predominantly black with lighter coloured chevron serpent can grow up to 5.7 metres (18.8ft) in length, though the longest caught in Thailand reportedly measured 5.84 metres (19 feet 2 inches). Tremendously strong and smart, king […]

Thailand English-language News for February 21, 2017

In the February 21, 2017 edition of Newsline, presenter Dhra Dhirakaosal tells us about: • The prime minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has instructed a committee on strategic administration to create guidelines for government procurement with a focus on transparency and people’s participation. The ‘integrity pact’ will be applied while the new government procurement act is devised. […]

Thailand English-language News for February 1, 2017

In the February 1, 2017 edition of Newsline, a daily Thailand English-language news and current affairs programme produced by the National News Bureau of Thailand (NNBT) under the Thailand Government Public Relations Department (PRD) for NBTWorld*, host Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: • The Thailand government Cabinet has approved the dispersal of Bt63 billion (about […]

Thailand English-language News for January 31, 2017

In the January 31, 2017 edition of Newsline, a daily Thailand English-language news and current affairs programme produced by the National News Bureau of Thailand (NNBT) under the Thailand Government Public Relations Department (PRD) for NBTWorld*, presenter Dhra Dhirakaosal tells us about: • Thailand’s armed forces are ordered to provide “extensive and continuous aid” to […]