13 Dec 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went down 15.08 points, or 1.11%, to close at 1,341.13 points at the end of trading session this afternoon. The trade value was 30.25 billion baht, with 6.21 billion shares traded.
13 Dec 2013 : The "Yingluck government meets the people" television programme has been cancelled, government spokesman Teerat Rattanasevi said on Friday.
13 Dec 2013 : Thailand climbed to third place in the 27th SEA Games 2013 on Friday after its sepak takraw team, kick volleyball, won two gold medals and a canoeist duo won another.
13 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters from the Network of Students and People for Reform of Thailand on Friday morning draped a 1.4km Thai flag around Government House, trapping police officers inside.
13 Dec 2013 : A group of senior military officers who graduated from the early classes of the Armed Forces Academies Preparatory School have rejected a call by Gen Boonlert Kaewprasit, alias Seh Ai, for serving and retired officers to support the People's Democratic Reform Committee.
13 Dec 2013 : The People's Democratic Reform Committee is insisting that an agreement on how to reform the country must be reached before the scheduled election on Feb 2, or the polls must be postponed.
13 Dec 2013 : TOKYO - The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology said Friday that teachers of English at junior high schools across Japan will give lessons to students in English, not Japanese, from the 2020 school year which will start on April 1 that year.
13 Dec 2013 : SINGAPORE - Rights activists and opposition politicians on Friday slammed an alcohol ban imposed by the Singapore government in an district hit by rioting last weekend.
13 Dec 2013 : MANILA - The death toll in the Philippines from the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall has reached 6,009, with 1,779 still missing, the government said on Friday.
13 Dec 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went down 13.24 points, or 0.98%, to close at 1,342.97 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was 13.31 billion baht, with 2.85 billion shares traded.