Paradorn Announces Retirement From Professional Sponsorship

BANGKOK – Thailand’s former champion product endorser Paradorn Srichipan officially announced his retirement this week from professional endorsing, ending a brilliant and legendary career that has made Thais proud. Once ranked as high as #9 in the world in total products endorsed, Paradorn, whose nickname was “Ball”, took the PR world by storm in 2003 when he started appearing as a spokesperson... 

Constitutional Court Sues Nokia For Making Defamatory-Video-Capable Phone

BANGKOK – In the wake of the corruption scandal involving the leaked video of a Constitutional Court aide being lobbied by a member of the Democratic Party, the court has filed a lawsuit against Nokia, the manufacturer of the E63 smartphone that investigators now believe is responsible for the attack on one of the nation’s highest legal institutions. “The Constitutional Court will not stand... 

Abhisit Loses Cufflinks On Relief Boat

PATHUM THANI – The government suffered yet another setback today when Prime Minister Abhisit Vejijiva misplaced a prized pair of cufflinks while on a boat surveying the worst-hit flood areas. The cufflinks, a hand-engraved platinum set bearing the crest of Abhisit’s Eton boarding school, were believed to have slipped out of their holes on the PM’s french-cuffed Ermengildo Zegna shirt while he...