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20 Dec 2013 : The government is standing firm on its position that the election must take place on Feb 2 as scheduled, says caretaker Justice Minister Chaikasem Nitisiri.
20 Dec 2013 : Japanese ambassador Shigekazu Sato has expressed serious concern over Thailand's political uncertainty.
23 Oct 2013 : A Thai company owned by consumer goods giant Unilever has rejected accusations of discrimination after its competition featuring a skin whitener and offering university "scholarships" was seen as favouring paler-skinned students.
23 Oct 2013 : The ruling Pheu Thai Party has vowed to push through the controversial version of the amnesty bill offering a blanket reprieve to all those involved in the 2010 political violence despite fierce resistance from several quarters, including some red-shirt leaders.
23 Oct 2013 : The roadside push-cart coffee vendor being sued by US coffee giant Starbucks for trademark infringement says he is willing to go to jail but will not remove his logo.
23 Oct 2013 : The Finance Ministry has pitched the idea of adjusting the tax on unused land to more than 0.5%, up from not more than 0.5% in the current draft, to discourage land speculation.
22 Oct 2013 : The bodies of three Thai passengers killed in the Lao Airlines crash near Pakse in southern Laos returned home on Tuesday afternoon aboard an air force plane.
22 Oct 2013 : Tha cabinet has approved a bilateral agreement eliminating visas for Thai and Myanmar citizens making short-term visits by air.
22 Oct 2013 : The Appeals Court on Tuesday acquitted Wisuk Setsawat, owner of White and Brothers (2003) Co which ran Santika Pub, of gross negligence leading to deaths and injuries and causing damage to property in connection with the New Year's eve fire on Dec 31, 2008.
22 Oct 2013 : The mathematics is simple and straightforward. When you buy something such as a pack of rice at 200 baht and you sell it at 150 baht, the loss is 50 baht. And if there were other costs too, then the loss will be higher.
22 Oct 2013 : Former deputy prime minister and finance minister Pridiyathorn Devakula has repeated his call for the government to scrap the rice-pledging scheme, saying the project could incur more losses than he earlier estimated.
LAOS AIR CRASH
22 Oct 2013 : PAKSE : Relatives of three Thai passengers killed in the Lao Airlines crash in Pakse last week are demanding compensation from an insurance firm.