18 Jun 2013 : The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a draft bill that would allow 15 days of paid paternity leave for employees at state-owned enterprises whose wives have given birth.
18 Jun 2013 : TAOYUAN, Taiwan - Taiwan's EVA Airways on Tuesday joined Star Alliance, the world's biggest airline grouping, in a move that could give it an edge over regional rivals like China Airlines.
18 Jun 2013 : PHUKET - Australia has called for better safety of Australians visiting Phuket, now called the most dangerous place in the world for Australians despite being one of the country's top holiday destinations.
18 Jun 2013 : Fifa demanded on Tuesday that Pattaya FC withdraw its lawsuit against the Football Association of Thailand (FAT) and its president Worawi Makudi, or the country could face international sanctions.
18 Jun 2013 : The Thai Farmers Association on Tuesday welcomed the cabinet's decision to hold back a decision on whether to reduce paddy pledging prices, and threatened major protests if price cuts were ordered.
18 Jun 2013 : The Transport Ministry has threatened to invoke the death penalty on anyone who endangers aviation with homemade rockets for bung fai or floating lanterns used in many festivals.
18 Jun 2013 : SURIN - Villagers have urged political leaders to take action against the deputy abbot of a temple who allegedly is involved in the sexual abuse of a novice, and misuse of donations.
18 Jun 2013 : A robber made off with 2,200 baht in cash from a convenience store in Phuket province on Tuesday, but minutes later returned a 10-baht coin before escaping a second time.
18 Jun 2013 : PTT and Bangchak will raise the pump prices of petrol and all gasohol, except E85, by 0.30 baht per litre effective from 5am on Wednesday.
18 Jun 2013 : A female Thai diplomat accused of assaulting an Egyptian woman in Cairo, Egypt, will be recalled to Bangkok to give evidence to a fact-finding inquiry examining the alleged altercation, permanent secretary for foreign affairs Seehasak Puangketkaew said on Tuesday.