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Farmers pay the price for EEC

il y a 13 heures 17 min
Land expropriation rife as developers scout sites for industrial projects.
Catégories: Thai news

Boy gets on bike to flee beatings, is reunited with mum

il y a 13 heures 17 min
NO ONE KNEW what a 14-year-old boy had in mind when he decided to ride a bicycle from the house where he lived with his father in Pathum Thani province on Saturday.
Catégories: Thai news

Educators worry teaching system in the country ‘breaking down’

il y a 13 heures 17 min
Preoccupation with other factors is affecting quality say experts.
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A housing project for |the poor in Khon Kaen inspires plan to lift lives of 4 million families

il y a 13 heures 17 min
THE SUCCESS of the Ban Mankong housing project for the poor in Khon Kaen province has inspired the military government to adopt an ambitious goal of creating accommodation for 4 million poor people over the next 20 years.
Catégories: Thai news

Find our son’s killer or else, say parents

lun, 15/10/2018 - 20:15
The parents of a 24-year-old college student, who was shot dead at his parents’ food stall in Bangkok, have urged police to make an arrest within 30 days or they will file a complaint at the Dhamrongtham Centre.
Catégories: Thai news

Integrated police intel leads to holiday arrests of 14, major border drug seizures

lun, 15/10/2018 - 19:45
Police have seized a combined 22 million methamphetamine pills, 100 kilograms of crystal meth or “ice”, and 1,800 kilograms of marijuana from seven separate drug busts in just one week, Deputy National Police Commissioner Pol General Chalermkiat Srivorakan told a press conference on Monday.
Catégories: Thai news

RFD fires Kamphaeng Phet forest patrol officer  after teak log falls from his pickup during chase

lun, 15/10/2018 - 18:46
The Royal Forestry Department (RFD) has sacked another forest patrol officer, this time in Kamphaeng Phet province, after a teak log was found to have fallen from a pickup truck allegedly driven by him during a chase.
Catégories: Thai news

Weak education holds back Thailand in worldwide human-capital index

lun, 15/10/2018 - 11:00
Thailand has performed better than the average for its income group in the new World Bank Human Capital Index.
Catégories: Thai news

Tight curbs on visitors to Similan

lun, 15/10/2018 - 10:00
Number of visitors capped at 3,850 people per day as part of tourism management reform to ensure sustainability.
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British duke arrives on trip to enhance bilateral ties

lun, 15/10/2018 - 09:00
Britain’s duke of Gloucester will arrive in Bangkok today for an official visit, signifying the strength of the UK-Thailand partnership.
Catégories: Thai news

EU officials stumble on bamboo shark eggs during beach cleaning operation

dim, 14/10/2018 - 19:45
The ambassador of the European Union, Pirkka Tapiola, and 60 other EU staff took part in a beach cleaning activity on Koh Sak, Pattaya, last Friday and found two hatched eggs of gray bamboo shark on the beach filled with plastic debris.
Catégories: Thai news

Kalasin woman a victim of corruption in fund for disabled people

dim, 14/10/2018 - 19:15
A 66-year-old woman who has taken care of her 15-year-old granddaughter with cerebral palsy in the past two years was shocked to learn that she had been unknowingly registered as a caretaker under the Empowerment Of Persons With Disabilities Act 2007’s Article 35, which entitled her to a monthly pay of Bt9,125.
Catégories: Thai news

New law offers unprecedented medical benefits for workers

dim, 14/10/2018 - 17:00
Nearly 10 million Thai employees nationwide would enjoy enhanced healthcare benefits under the Workmen’s Compensation Act (second edition 2018).
Catégories: Thai news

TrueVisions to broadcast Mu Pa interview to Ellen show

dim, 14/10/2018 - 12:39
TrueVisions will broadcast an interview given by the Mu Pa (Wild Boars) footballers as guests of the Ellen DeGeneres Show on Monday.
Catégories: Thai news

SPECIAL REPORT: Unique way of life at upper Songkhla Lake under threat

dim, 14/10/2018 - 03:00
The RID's sluice gate against sea-water intrusion is being introduced on Pak Pra canal without residents' knowledge, posing threat to livelihoods and their self sufficient economy as much as the lake's ecosystems.
Catégories: Thai news

Siriraj Hospital crowded with yellow-clad people

sam, 13/10/2018 - 12:48
Siriraj Hospital, where His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away two years ago, was crowded with people in yellow shirts who joined an alms giving rite to make merit for the beloved King.
Catégories: Thai news

Prayut leads alms giving rite in memory of King Bhumibol

sam, 13/10/2018 - 12:42
Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha led government officials and others to give alms to 890 monks and novices at the Royal Plaza on Saturday morning to make merit for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Catégories: Thai news

121 arrested in Thonburi for illegally modified motorcycles

sam, 13/10/2018 - 12:20
Police arrested 121 adults and teenagers on Thonburi roads on Friday night after their motorcycles were found to be illegally modified for road racing.
Catégories: Thai news

Thais give alms in memory of their beloved King

sam, 13/10/2018 - 12:16
Yellow-clad Thais across the nation got up early on Saturday to give alms to Buddhist monks in rites to mark the second anniversary of the passing of their beloved His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Catégories: Thai news

Turkey submits to power of Thai arts

sam, 13/10/2018 - 03:00
Country will next month counter with a showcase of its culture here
Catégories: Thai news