08 Oct 2013 : Myanmar released 56 political prisoners Tuesday as peace talks began with a rebel group in the northern Kachin state.
08 Oct 2013 : The National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) projects final gross domestic product growth for 2013 will range between 3.8% and 4.3%, deputy government spokesman Pakdihan Himathongkham said on Tuesday.
08 Oct 2013 : NEW DELHI - India is looking at issuing visas on arrival for visitors from 40 more countries, a minister has said, raising hopes it will overcome national security fears to boost its tourism industry.
08 Oct 2013 : The Chao Phraya express boat may be suspended temporarily due to high water levels in the Chao Phraya River, according to the operator of the service.
08 Oct 2013 : Police seized 635 logs of Siamese rosewood, or payung, worth more than 40 million baht in Sadao district of Songkhla province in the early hours of Tuesday morning, Pol Lt-Col Chavalit Kangkarat, commander of Border Patrol Police Company 437, said.
08 Oct 2013 : Charoon Intachan has been elected president of the Constitution Court, replacing Wasan Soypisudh who resigned, court spokesman Somrit Chaiyawong said on Tuesday.
08 Oct 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 18.45 points, or 1.30%, to close at 1,433.07 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was 19.63 billion baht, with 3.60 billion shares traded.
08 Oct 2013 : Don Mueang may be expanded and reopened as a full service airport to rival Suvarnabhumi by 2015, Airports of Thailand vice chairman Pongsak Semson said.
08 Oct 2013 : The executive committee of the Democrat Party has given the green light to a plan to restructure the party, chairman of the working group for reform, Asawin Wiphusiri said on Tuesday.
08 Oct 2013 : Decision-making skills - along with general cognitive function - decline significantly in older adults, according to a new study by researchers from the Yale School of Medicine, New York University and the University of Sydney.