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Cops raid illegal beauty clinics, arrest eight suspects

Six women and two men have been arrested after police and health authorities raided eight illegal beauty clinics in Bangkok, Chon Buri, Samut Songkhram and Pathum Thani.

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Cops raid illegal beauty clinics, arrest eight suspects
20:35

PPRP faction rebuts defection rumours

The Pak Nam clique in the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) pledged to stick with the PPRP for now, although its future in politics remains up in the air, faction member Sunthorn Pansaengthong said on Tuesday.

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PPRP faction rebuts defection rumours
19:21

BCPG preps Asia's largest wind farm in Laos

BCPG Plc, the renewable power generation arm of Bangchak Corporation Plc, is planning to build Asia’s largest wind farm in Laos in cooperation with PowerChina International Group.

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BCPG preps Asia's largest wind farm in Laos
18:49

Man arrested for taking upskirting photos of actresses, and selling them online

Police arrested a 31-year-old man in Chon Buri province for alleged upskirting women, including some 40 actresses, and selling their photos and videos online.

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Man arrested for taking upskirting photos of actresses, and selling them online
18:22

Pheu Thai vows higher wages with elections looming

Pheu Thai has pledged to lift minimum wages and crop prices as it kicked off a campaign to end military-backed rule in elections slated for 2023.

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Election promises
17:54

Bangkok administration targets B80bn tax revenues

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) will seek to amend the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Act of 1985 to enable it to generate more income to meet its target of 80 billion baht in tax revenues in the current fiscal year, governor Chadchart Sittipunt said on Tuesday.

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Bangkok administration targets B80bn tax revenues
17:45

Al Jazeera submits slain journalist's case to ICC

THE HAGUE: TV network Al Jazeera submitted the case of slain journalist Shireen Abu Akleh to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday, saying she was killed by Israeli forces.

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Al Jazeera submits slain journalist's case to ICC
16:47

Air-conditioned Olympic marathon possible - Qatar

The engineer who developed the air conditioning for Qatar's World Cup stadiums says that a cooling system for an Olympic marathon is possible if the Gulf state bids for the Games.

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Air-condition marathon?
16:22

Explainer: Why is Indonesia's new criminal code so controversial?

JAKARTA: Indonesia's new criminal code ushers in a raft of new laws, including banning sex outside of marriage, insulting the president, and expressing any view that runs counter to state ideology.

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Explainer: Why is Indonesia's new criminal code so controversial?
16:01

Investors look to emerging markets as planets align for end of dollar bull market

NEW YORK: As the US dollar tumbles from multi-decade highs, some investors are betting emerging market currencies will be big winners from a sustained reversal in the greenback.

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Investors look to emerging markets as planets align for end of dollar bull market
14:37

Prayut wants to remain as prime minister for 2 more years

Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha says he wants to stay prime minister another two years after the next general election, and then find a suitable successor.

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'2 more years'
14:28

Samsung, LG plan multi-billion-dollar additional investment in Vietnam

HANOI: South Korean electronics giants Samsung and LG plan to pour billions of United States dollars of additional investment into Vietnam, state media reports and the Vietnamese government said on Tuesday.

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Samsung, LG plan multi-billion-dollar additional investment in Vietnam
13:51

Carcass of rare dugong found floating in Sattahip bay

CHON BURI: The carcass of a dugong, a rare marine mammal known as payoon in Thai, was found floating in Sattahip bay in Sattahip district on Tuesday.

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Carcass of rare dugong found floating in Sattahip bay
12:45

Former Chinese leader Hu in first public appearance since dramatic Congress exit

BEIJING: Former Chinese leader Hu Jintao was seen in public for the first time since he was dramatically escorted out of a top Communist Party meeting, when he paid respects to his late predecessor Jiang Zemin on Monday.

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Former Chinese leader Hu in first public appearance since dramatic Congress exit
12:38

Indonesian parliament approves ban on extra-marital sex

JAKARTA: Indonesia's parliament on Tuesday approved legislation that would outlaw sex outside marriage in a move critics said was a huge setback to rights in the world's most populous Muslim country.

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Indonesian parliament approves ban on extra-marital sex
11:35

Jumbo jam: wild elephants strand tourists in Khao Yai

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: A large number of tourists were left stranded on a road out of Khao Yai National Park for over an hour after a long holiday when the road to Pak Chong district was blocked by wild elephants late on Monday afternoon.

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Jumbo jam: wild elephants strand tourists in Khao Yai
11:31

Thailand could benefit as India's sugar output set to drop 7%

SOLAPUR/KOLHAPUR/LATUR, India: India's sugar output is likely to fall 7% this year as erratic weather conditions have cut cane yields, which could dampen exports from the world's biggest producer of the sweetener, farmers, millers and traders said.

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Thailand could benefit as India's sugar output set to drop 7%
10:51

3 killed in repeat bombing at recent train derailment site

Three railway workers killed, four injured when another bomb explodes at the site of Saturday's railway bombing in Sadao district.

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3 die in repeat terror
10:33

Exports seen flat or down in Nov y/y: shippers

Thailand's exports may be flat or fall by 1% to 2% in November from a year earlier following a drop in October, as global demand slowed, the national shippers group said on Tuesday.

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Exports seen flat or down in Nov y/y: shippers
10:20

Indonesia bill barring extramarital sex gets renewed debate

Indonesian lawmakers are forging ahead with plans to change the nation’s criminal code to effectively outlaw extramarital sex and increase penalties on women who have abortions as part of legislation that sparked violent protests when introduced in 2019.

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Indonesia bill barring extramarital sex gets renewed debate