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Police chief returns from Frankfurt alone after ex-monk 'claims asylum'

mer, 06/06/2018 - 14:52
National police chief Chakthip Chaijinda returned to Bangkok from Frankfurt on Wednesday -- without the fugitive former monk from Wat Samphanthawong he hoped to escort back to Thai soil from Germany.
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SET ends higher, Malaysia stocks gain

mer, 06/06/2018 - 13:09
The Stock Exchange of Thailand index closed higher on Wednesday, while Malaysia shares jumped after the country's central bank governor resigned.
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Mcot to cut off Spring News signal over unpaid fees

mer, 06/06/2018 - 12:58
The Spring News TV signal will be cut off at the end of next week because the station owes more than 100 million baht in unpaid fees accrued since 2016, Mcot president Kematat Paladesh announced on Wednesday.
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Audi unleashes production-ready Q8

mer, 06/06/2018 - 12:50
Flagship SUV finally breaks cover with aggressive looks and mild-hybrid tech.
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Supreme Court accepts Thaksin's malfeasance case

mer, 06/06/2018 - 12:29
The Supreme Court Wednesday accepted for trial the case of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, accused of malfeasance for ordering the Finance Ministry to administer the rehabilitation of Thai Petrochemical Industry (TPI) in 2003.
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Student loan repayments to be deducted from salaries

mer, 06/06/2018 - 11:27
Officials at the Comptroller-General's Department who have outstanding student loans will have regular repayments deducted from their monthly salaries starting next month.
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South Korea, Japan lead Asia-Pacific's most innovative universities

mer, 06/06/2018 - 09:14
Every scientist hopes for a "Eureka" moment -- the jolt of sudden insight when a discovery becomes clear. But great advances always follow regular progress, and while individual researchers might strive for disruption, institutions are most successful when they're consistent and steady. That's one conclusion of Reuters' annual ranking of Asia Pacific's Most Innovative Universities, a list that...
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Facebook kills 'trending' topics, tests breaking news label

mer, 06/06/2018 - 09:00
Facebook is shutting down its ill-fated "trending" news section after four years, a company executive has said.
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ZTE signs deal to lift US ban

mer, 06/06/2018 - 08:50
Chinese device maker ZTE has signed an agreement in principle that would lift a US Commerce Department ban on buying from US suppliers, according to sources familiar with the matter. - Reuters
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Nearly 200 missing, 75 dead from Guatemala volcano

mer, 06/06/2018 - 07:30
GUATEMALA CITY: About 200 people were missing and at least 75 were confirmed killed since Guatemala's Fuego volcano began erupting over the weekend, officials said on Tuesday.
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Ferrari scoops 2018 International Engine of the Year award

mar, 05/06/2018 - 15:01
Twin-turbo V8 takes coveted crown for the third time ahead of Porsche's 3.0-litre flat-six engine.
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Army chief denies Future Forward claim

mar, 05/06/2018 - 14:10
The army chief has dismissed a claim by Future Forward that the party's members were intimidated by authorities and challenged the group to come up with evidence.
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Rohingya say Myanmar targeted the educated in genocide

mar, 05/06/2018 - 09:20
BALUKHALI REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh: The last time Mohammed Hashim saw his brother alive, he begged for his life, his arms bound behind his back as soldiers marched the 35-year-old teacher away.
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Plastic wasteland: Asia's ocean pollution crisis

mar, 05/06/2018 - 06:45
THANH HOA, Vietnam: A Vietnamese mangrove draped with polythene, a whale killed after swallowing waste bags in Thai seas and clouds of underwater trash near Indonesian "paradise" islands -- grim images of the plastic crisis that has gripped Asia.
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Phra Phrom Methee seeking asylum in Germany

mar, 05/06/2018 - 05:56
Fugitive former Phra Phrom Methee has made an application for asylum in Germany, a process that may prevent his immediate extradition to Thailand to face charges in the temple funds embezzlement scandal, Thai media reported on Tuesday.
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Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69, expected to rise

mar, 05/06/2018 - 05:24
EL RODEO, Guatemala: Rescuers pulled survivors and bodies from the charred aftermath of the powerful eruption of Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, as the death toll rose to 69 on Monday and was expected to go higher from a disaster that caught residents of remote mountain hamlets off guard, with little or no time to flee to safety.
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Power capacity reserve to be raised

mar, 05/06/2018 - 03:01
Thailand's 15% electricity generation capacity reserve will be increased following a recent power outage in the Northeast, says Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan.
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Aviation agency remains wary of airport privatisation

mar, 05/06/2018 - 01:42
SYDNEY: Partial or full privatisation is not an ideal way to make airports efficient and cheap for airlines or consumers, despite Asian airports dominating this year's world ranking of the top six, says analysts from the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
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Nakhon Phanom eyed as new tourism hub

mar, 05/06/2018 - 01:20
The Tourism and Sports Ministry and the six nations of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) are teaming up to push Nakhon Phanom province as a new hub of tourism and trade for the region.
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Krabi pushes off-season arrivals

mar, 05/06/2018 - 01:18
Krabi is best known for turquoise seas, with over 130 islands and numerous caves on the southern Andaman coast.
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