12 Dec 2013 : Leftist lawmakers padlocked and placed chairs over the doors of the chamber of deputies Wednesday to prevent debate on a major energy reform bill that passed the Senate hours earlier.
12 Dec 2013 : The Finance Ministry put the brakes on the planned credit guarantee for the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) to finance the rice-pledging scheme.
12 Dec 2013 : The new personal income tax rate will probably be delayed from taking effect for the 2013 tax year due to the political unrest, says Finance Ministry permanent secretary Rangsan Sriworasart.
11 Dec 2013 : The sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial was accused Wednesday of being a fake who merely flapped his arms around during speeches.
11 Dec 2013 : NEW YORK - Time magazine on Wednesday named Pope Francis its person of the year, saying that in nine months in office the head of the Catholic Church had become a new voice of conscience.
11 Dec 2013 : THAI Smile will launch its maiden flight from Bangkok to Luang Prabang on Sunday to expand its foothold in the Mekong countries.
11 Dec 2013 : Police on Wednesday arrested a man and a minor suspected to have set fire to a bus parked in front of Ramkhamhaeng University (RU) on Dec 1 following clashes between red shirt supporters and RU students.
11 Dec 2013 : TOKYO - Japan is likely to achieve its goal of drawing 10 million foreign travellers in 2013 as government data showed Wednesday that the number of foreign visitors to Japan totalled about 9.5 million between January and November.
11 Dec 2013 : AYUTTHAYA - A local pharmacist took a big risk by making a giant whistle in the province deeply ingrained with red-shirt politics, but it has turned out positive for him.
11 Dec 2013 : Ten years after Volkswagen's legendary Beetle drove off into the sunset, the German carmaker's other main icon, the camper van, takes its leave from the world's automobile stage this month.