18 Oct 2013 : The Gold Traders Association this morning announced buying prices at 19,025.80 baht per baht-weight for gold ornaments and 19,300 baht per baht-weight for gold bar.
18 Oct 2013 : Mukhriz Mahathir, the 48-year-old son of Malaysia's longest-serving prime minister, will on Saturday contest the vice presidency of the country's biggest political party, staking his claim as a potential future national leader.
18 Oct 2013 : Naresuan University (NU) will confer an honourary doctoral degree in public health sciences on Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.
18 Oct 2013 : About 150 Chachoengsao residents rallied outside the Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (Onep) on Thursday against the proposed Khao Hin Son coal-fired power plant.
18 Oct 2013 : The government has spent 206 million baht on operations under the Internal Security Act (ISA) since it was invoked to deal with anti-government protesters, Deputy Premier Pracha Promnok says.
18 Oct 2013 : The Japan Tourism Authority is planning to use location data for mobile phone users to track the movements of tourists in what it says is a project to discover popular spots and develop tourism resources, dismissing privacy concerns.
18 Oct 2013 : The SuperCheap discount store complex in Muang district of Phuket, gutted in a fire on Wednesday night, has been declared a disaster area.
18 Oct 2013 : Worawi Makudi retained control of the Football Association of Thailand (FAT) after a comfortable win in an election on Thursday.
18 Oct 2013 : AYUTTHAYA : Pathum Thani, Saraburi, Nonthaburi and Ayutthaya will become the first provinces to use a geographic information system (GIS) to forecast flooding at factories.
18 Oct 2013 : The economy is expected to grow by 5.5% next year as the government's massive investment in water management and infrastructure projects coupled with greater foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows will help Thailand regain economic momentum.