Limits on ganja use

Limits on ganja use

People will be allowed to grow no more than 15 cannabis plants for household use while selling and advertising cannabis and cannabis-based products online and in vending machines will be prohibited.

04:00 18

Tour refund demands

Thai tourists file complaints with the Tourism Department demanding tour operators refund them a total of B1.4m after they were refused entry to South Korea.

05:39 11
Tour refund demands

City to rezone nightspots

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) plans to work with the Metropolitan Police Bureau to revise zoning for night entertainment venues.

04:30 3
City to rezone nightspots

Group wants opinions on Gen Prayut's tenure

A group of academics and media outlets urges the public to take part in an online poll to express opinions on the dispute over when Prime Minister Prayut's tenure ends.

05:12 10
Group wants opinions on Gen Prayut's tenure

Ousted leader to leave next week

Ex-Sri Lanka president Gotabaya Rajapaksa will reportedly leave Thailand to return to the island nation next week.

06:17 6
Ousted leader to leave next week

Cheap tickets

The Government Lottery Office gives vendors of digital tickets the option of discounting the price below the official 80 baht for the Sept 1 draw.

18 Aug 2022 1
Cheap tickets

'Symbols of capitalism'

The separatist BRN movement claims responsibility for the wave of attacks on convenience stores in the far South, saying these chain stores are destroying the economies of local communities.

18 Aug 2022 24
'Symbols of capitalism'

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