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About investments Gold will rise again
21 May 2013 : Gold price drop temporary, not on five-year downward trend, NESDB head says. Gold used worldwide for bank reserves & speculation. Cannot fall for long.
About mobile phones 3G finally here, but too slow
21 May 2013 : Some 3G packages even slower than old 2G. Flood of complaints on slow 3G speed. NBTC consumer protection panel to push for action.
30 Apr 2013 : Cheap labour in factories producing clothes, shoes, toys & food helped Asia grow quickly for decades, but wages are rising so time for next step?
30 Apr 2013 : The route of the proposed Bangkok F1 Grand Prix event would go through the heart of historical Bangkok, giving viewers the chance to see famous landmarks such as the Grand Palace, Victory Monument and Temple of Dawn. Map by Saksith Saiyasombut/asiancorrespondent.com
About medical research
29 Apr 2013 : Scientists find drug-resistant parasites in Cambodia after sequencing genomes of 800 parasites from around world.
About foreign relations
29 Apr 2013 : Three day visit by PM Yingluck focuses on trade & investment in biotech, food, pharma, electronics & computers. Mongolia also wants to join Thai-US Cobra Gold military exercises.
29 Apr 2013 : Five people, including two children, were killed and 45 injured when a bridge collapsed in Tha Rua district Sunday.
27 Apr 2013 : A video shows that those Korean beauty contestants whose faces were thought to be almost identical through plastic surgery, do not really look alike after all.
About tourism development
26 Apr 2013 : To attract tourists, Myanmar plans to rebuild & reconnect to Thailand, famous railway build by prisoners of war during World War II.
26 Apr 2013 : Not long ago, notebooks replaced desktops, now tablets & smartphones replace notebooks, with declining sales tech markets change quickly.
26 Apr 2013 : Dozens of workers were found alive Thursday as they huddled in the wreckage of a collapsed garment factory block in Bangladesh, a rare success for rescuers who have pulled out 272 bodies.
About road safety
25 Apr 2013 : Little pickup truck overloaded with 350 boxes of ceramic tiles, drops them all over the highway causing accidents & traffic jam, fined only 500 baht.