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04 Dec 2013 : Thailand will see a 17% jump in its rice stockpiles to a record level next year as it pursues a policy of buying from farmers at above market rates, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Thousands of Thai people have arrived in the seaside town of Hua Hin in Prachuap Khiri Khan to get the opportunity to catch the glimpse of His Majesty the King on his 86th birthday on Dec 5.
04 Dec 2013 : Thai students scored better in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa), but are still behind on global average.
04 Dec 2013 : Suthep Thaugsuban's proposal for a royally-bestowed prime minister is impossible to put into practice, Pheu Thai Party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan has claimed.
04 Dec 2013 : The next round of peace talks with southern insurgents has been postponed because the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) has announced it will not return to the negotiating table unless the Thai side agrees to its five demands, National Security Council (NSC) chief Paradorn Pattanatabut said Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has for the first time spelt out what he means by his proposal for a "people's council" to run the country.
04 Dec 2013 : The Metropolitan Police Bureau has detained seven suspects believed to be vocational students who have taken part in the anti-government protest.
03 Dec 2013 : The first night of the funeral of 22-year-old army Private Thanasit Viengkham was crowded but peaceful as military and red-shirt bosses hesitantly sat side-by-side at Yang temple.
03 Dec 2013 : "We can celebrate, but please do not get carried away," protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban told the demonstrators at Government Complex on Tuesday.
03 Dec 2013 : International credit rating firms are likely to lower Thailand’s BBB+ credit rating if anti-government protests are further prolonged or turn increasingly violent, permanent secretary for finance Rangsan Sriworasart warned on Tuesday.
03 Dec 2013 : It seems self-exiled former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra is indirectly commanding the police operations to deal with the protesters, with the appointment of his trusted man to take charge of the Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (Capo).
03 Dec 2013 : Anti-government leaders on Tuesday declared victory after protesters were allowed access to the Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB) headquarters and Government House grounds after police dismantled barbed wire and concrete barriers.