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22 Dec 2013 : Prices of prime land in the Northeast have increased by 30% on average after the government announced infrastructure improvement plans, a Legal Execution Department official said.
22 Dec 2013 : UBON RATCHATHANI - Police have released a 22-year-old hardware store employee accused of raping a student at a school in Na Yia district last Sunday.
20 Dec 2013 : A cracked piece of landing equipment caused Thai Airways International (THAI) Airbus A330-300 to skid off a runway at Suvarnabhumi airport after landing on Sept 8, initial probe results have found.
19 Dec 2013 : Caretaker Deputy Commerce Minister and red-shirt co-leader Nattawut Saikuar on Thursday lashed out at the Election Commission for hinting that the Feb 2 national election could be delayed to avoid unrest.
19 Dec 2013 : Media organisations Thursday issued a statement suggesting the Feb 2 national election is unlikely to go smoothly unless common ground is reached by all groups of the political divide and pleaded for Thais to be patient and avoid confrontation that would worsen the situation.
19 Dec 2013 : The wife of missing lawyer Somchai Neelapaijit on Thursday petitioned the Justice Ministry to clarify whether her husband's case file had been stolen from the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) during the occupation of its offices by anti-government protesters.
19 Dec 2013 : The Election Commission has called on the caretaker administration and anti-government protesters to hold talks to settle their dispute over whether the Feb 2 general election should be postponed.
19 Dec 2013 : Thailand’s economy will not be affected by the United States’ decision to scale down its quantitative easing measure by US$10 billion (310 billion baht) a month, Parisun Chantanahom, senior director of the International Department at the central bank, said on Thursday.
19 Dec 2013 : A general election will take place on Feb 2 as scheduled, Election Commission chairman Supachai Somcharoen affirmed on Thursday, as anti-government demonstrators drummed up their campaign to defer the polls until there has been reform.
19 Dec 2013 : A fire broke out at Phuket Graceland Resort and Spa Hotel on Patong beach in Phuket at around 2pm on Thursday, but has been brought under control.
19 Dec 2013 : A Vietnamese woman was arrested with 1.5 kilogrammes of crystal methamphetamine with a street value of about 5.2 million baht in her possession at Suvarnabhumi Airport early Thursday, customs officials said.
19 Dec 2013 : Thailand's telecoms regulator has launched a special number to allow mobile phone users to protect themselves from being overcharged for data roaming whilst abroad.