Honda opens automobile, motorcycle proving ground in Thailand

/ Jul 21, 2017

Honda opens automobile, motorcycle proving ground in Thailand

Honda Motor Co. opened a proving ground for automobiles and motorcycles in eastern Thailand on Thursday.The testing location in Prachinburi province is Honda’s first facility in Asia outside of Japan. The automaker’s local subsidiary, Honda R&D Asia Pacific Co., said that it invested over ...

Jul 17, 2017

Thai junta gives king full control of crown property

Thailand has amended a royal property law to formally give King Maha Vajiralongkorn full control of the agency which manages the multibillion-dollar holdings of the monarchy.The newly amended Crown Property Act replaces three laws dating back to as early as 1936, and is the ...

German teen suspected of shooting toy gun at Thai king

Jun 22, 2017

German teen suspected of shooting toy gun at Thai king

German prosecutors said on Wednesday they were investigating a 14-year-old boy suspected of shooting plastic bullets from a toy gun at the King of Thailand who was cycling near Munich this month. The king was not hurt.The unidentified youth, together with a 13-year-old who ...

Jun 21, 2017

German teenagers shoot at Thai king with rubber pellets

Thailand’s king was targeted by two teenagers firing rubber pellets while he was cycling in southern Germany’s Bavaria, prosecutors told AFP on Wednesday.“I can confirm that on June 10 at around 11 p.m., two young boys aged 13 and 14 fired rubber pellets with ...

/ Jun 21, 2017

Consadole welcomes first J. League player from Thailand

Thailand’s Chanathip Songkrasin had a light workout on Wednesday, a day after he arrived in Sapporo to join J-League first-division side Consadole.The 23 year-old Thai international, the first from his nation to join a J-League team, is on loan from Thai club Muangthong United. ...