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Tourist arrested over TikTok fishing video

A Dutchman has been arrested in Phuket on a charge of illegally catching parrotfish in the waters of Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park in Krabi province, after a TikTok video of him spearfishing drew outrage from local residents.

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Tourist arrested over TikTok fishing video
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Malaysia’s ex-navy chief charged in court over warship contract

Former Malaysian navy chief Ahmad Ramli Mohd Nor was charged with three counts of criminal breach of trust in relation to a 9 billion ringgit contract for littoral combat ships.

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Warrant out for 'real owner' of Mountain B pub

The Pattaya Court on Monday issued a warrant for the arrest of Somyos Panprasong, 55, in connection with the deadly fire at Mountain B pub in Chon Buri's Sattahip district early on Aug 5, police said.

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Warrant out for 'real owner' of Mountain B pub
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Singapore must compromise over law on sex between men: deputy PM

Singapore is seeking a compromise in its review of a colonial-era law banning sex between men, as the rule is a marker for important values society cares about, said deputy prime minister Lawrence Wong.

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Singapore must compromise over law on sex between men: deputy PM
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'No use worrying': Taiwanese tourists carry on despite China threat

KINMEN, Taiwan: Visiting Taiwan's tiny Kinmen Islands last week, Joseph Lin practised standing up on his paddleboard, drifting across from the Chinese city of Xiamen, where days earlier fighter jets had screamed overhead.

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'No use worrying': Taiwanese tourists carry on despite China threat
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MP 'Madame Dear' quits PPRP

List-MP Watanya Bunnag, also known as Madame Dear, has resigned from the Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP), forfeiting her House seat, in a show of discontent after a bid to amend the election bill collapsed for lack of a quorum on Monday.

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MP 'Madame Dear' quits PPRP
10:23

Economy to continue growing despite disappointing Q2: Bank of Thailand

Despite a weaker-than-expected second quarter, the economy is expected to continue growing in the second half of the year as tourism picks up, the Bank of Thailand (BoT) said on Tuesday, suggesting gradual policy tightening may continue.

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Economy to continue growing despite disappointing Q2: Bank of Thailand
10:20

Queen Mother's artistic touch

Artisans weave intricate patterns to create baskets and bags at the ‘Devotion to Works of Art’ exhibition held to commemorate Her Majesty Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother’s 90th birthday on Aug 12 at the Queen’s Gallery on Ratchadamnoen Klang Avenue. photos by Apichart Jinakul

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Queen Mother's artistic touch
09:45

Nuclear plant 'catastrophe' would threaten whole of Europe: Zelensky

KYIV, Ukraine: A "catastrophe" at the Russian-controlled Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southern Ukraine would threaten the whole of Europe, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky warned on Monday.

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Nuclear plant 'catastrophe' would threaten whole of Europe: Zelensky
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ACT praises Chadchart's anti-graft plan

Mana Nimitmongkol, secretary-general of the Anti-Corruption Organisation of Thailand (ACT), on Monday praised Bangkok's plan to prohibit state officials from receiving gifts and services from businesses, vendors and the public.

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ACT praises Chadchart's anti-graft plan
08:03

Govt 'too slow' to tackle fuel prices

The government is making slow progress in bringing down high fuel prices, says Kla Party leader Korn Chatikavanij. More serious problems will follow unless the fuel price crisis is addressed soon, he said on Monday.

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Govt 'too slow' to tackle fuel prices
07:45

Myanmar junta court jails Suu Kyi for six years for corruption

YANGON: A Myanmar junta court jailed Aung San Suu Kyi for six years for corruption on Monday, a source close to the case said, taking the ousted leader's prison time to 17 years.

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Myanmar junta court jails Suu Kyi for six years for corruption
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Justice Dept opposes release of affidavit behind Trump raid

WASHINGTON - The US Justice Department on Monday opposed requests to unseal the affidavit used to justify last week's FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida residence.

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Justice Dept opposes release of affidavit behind Trump raid
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Oil prices tumble on possible Iran deal, stuttering China economy

NEW YORK: Oil prices fell Monday on the prospects of a return of Iranian oil to the market and data showing China's economic recovery stuttering under Covid-19 restrictions.

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Oil prices tumble on possible Iran deal, stuttering China economy
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Global business travel won't see full recovery until 2026: report

NEW YORK: Inflation, supply chain problems and ongoing Covid-19 lockdowns in China are among the factors conspiring to delay a full recovery in business travel to its pre-pandemic level, according to an industry forecast released Monday.

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Global business travel won't see full recovery until 2026: report
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1,508 new Covid inpatients, 29 more deaths

The country registered 29 more Covid-19 fatalities and 1,508 new cases admitted to hospitals during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Tuesday morning.

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1,508 new Covid inpatients, 29 more deaths
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IEAT plans to develop Udon Thani dry port

IEAT is planning to develop a dry port in Udon Thani, with the aim of making the province a centre for regional land transport, linked with the Chinese-Lao high-speed train system.

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IEAT plans to develop Udon Thani dry port
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Tensions thwart growth in 2022

Geopolitical tensions have pressured Thailand's economic expansion this year.

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Tensions thwart growth
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Party seeks ruling on PM

Mongkolkit Suksintharanon, leader of the Thai Civilized Party, on Monday filed a petition with the Constitutional Court seeking a ruling to settle Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha's tenure wrangle.

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Party seeks ruling on PM
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Instant noodle brands seek price hike

Manufacturers of the five largest instant noodle brands for the first time join forces to call on the Commerce Ministry to allow them to raise their prices.

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Instant noodle brands seek price hike