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No mere rub-down

Thailand has earned the reputation of being a destination for a body rejuvenation, a label reinforced at the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit which helped spread the word about the healing wonders of Thai traditional massage, or nuad Thai.

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No mere rub-down
07:11

2022 Qatar World Cup: our Sunday picks

The Bangkok Post's predictions on matches.

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2022 Qatar World Cup: our Sunday picks
06:57

Messi expects hard fight with old rivals Netherlands

AL RAYYAN, Qatar: Argentina captain Lionel Messi and coach Lionel Scaloni predicted a tough but beautiful encounter with the Netherlands when the sides meet in Friday's World Cup quarter-final.

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Messi expects hard fight with old rivals Netherlands
06:00

Police probe schools linked to Tuhao

Police will investigate language schools and immigration officers as they expand their probe into a Chinese criminal syndicate allegedly tied to businessman Chaiyanat "Tuhao" Kornchayanant.

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Police probe schools linked to Tuhao
05:45

Historic crown to be modified for Charles III coronation

LONDON: Britain's 17th-century St Edward's Crown, the centrepiece of the Crown Jewels, has been removed from display to be altered for the coronation of King Charles III, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

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Historic crown to be modified for Charles III coronation
05:00

Eight students found needing dialysis after army training

An investigation in underway after 23 students were taken to hospital in Narathiwat with injuries sustained in military training.

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04:00

Climate meeting under scrutiny

Despite establishing a "loss and damage" fund to help developing countries deal with the impacts of climate disasters, the negotiations at the annual United Nations Climate Change Conference in Egypt this year still failed to deliver meaningful commitments to phase out fossil fuels and combat the climate crisis.

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Climate meeting under scrutiny
3 Dec 2022

US unveils next-generation stealth bomber

LOS ANGELES: The United States has unveiled the B-21 Raider, a high-tech stealth bomber that can carry nuclear and conventional weapons and is designed to be able to fly without a crew on board.

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US unveils next-generation stealth bomber
3 Dec 2022

Global goods trade forecast to shrink in 2023

The global goods trade will shrink next year in a downturn reminiscent of previous recessions, Oxford Economics said, in a worrying forecast for Asia’s export-dependent economies and beyond.

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Global goods trade forecast to shrink in 2023
3 Dec 2022

Football legend Pele 'receiving palliative care'

SAO PAULO: Brazilian football legend Pele is receiving palliative care after chemotherapy stopped having the expected results as he battles colon cancer, the newspaper Folha de S.Paulo reported on Saturday.

3 Dec 2022
Football legend Pele 'receiving palliative care'
3 Dec 2022

Iran authorities reviewing hijab law

Iran’s parliament and the judiciary are reviewing a law that requires women to cover their heads, and which triggered more than two months of deadly protests, the country’s attorney-general says.

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Iran authorities reviewing hijab law
3 Dec 2022

5.7-magnitude quake hits Java

A strong earthquake hit Indonesia’s main island of Java on Saturday, injuring at least one person and shaking the same town devastated by a tremor last month that left more than 330 people dead.

3 Dec 2022
5.7-magnitude quake hits Java
3 Dec 2022

Bomb blamed for Songkhla freight train derailment

Authorities say a bomb planted on the tracks was responsible for the derailment of a freight train in Sadao district of Songkhla on Saturday.

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Rail line bombed
3 Dec 2022

CentralWorld fire under control

A fire erupted on the first floor of the CentralWorld shopping complex in Bangkok’s Pathumwan district on Saturday afternoon but was put out by firefighters shortly after 5pm.

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Under control
3 Dec 2022

More Chinese cities easing Covid curbs

The southern Chinese tech hub of Shenzhen has ended mandatory Covid testing to enter public venues, joining a growing list of local authorities easing the strict social curbs imposed across the country since the pandemic broke out three years ago.

3 Dec 2022
More Chinese cities easing Covid curbs
3 Dec 2022

Russia decries 'dangerous' oil price cap

Russia said on Saturday it would continue to find buyers for its oil, despite what it said was a “dangerous” attempt by Western governments to introduce a price cap on its crude exports.

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Russia decries 'dangerous' oil price cap
3 Dec 2022

'Most' institutions will face share-sale tax

Most institutional investors in Thailand won’t be exempted from a tax levied on stock transactions that will resume next year after more than three decades, authorities say.

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'Most' institutions will face share-sale tax
3 Dec 2022

Wild jumbo, two men injured in pickup truck crash

KANCHANABURI: A wild elephant was injured after being hit by a pickup truck on a road in Muang district of this western border province late on Friday night. The driver and a passenger were also hurt.

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Wild jumbo, two men injured in pickup truck crash
3 Dec 2022

Myanmar sentences 7 students to death, says UN

The Myanmar junta handed out at least seven more death sentences this week, taking the tally of those on death row to 139, according to the United Nations (UN).

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Myanmar sentences 7 students to death, says UN
3 Dec 2022

Most institutional investors must pay stock tax, says govt spokesman

Most institutional investors in Thailand will not be exempted from a tax levied on stock transactions that will resume next year after more than three decades, authorities said.

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Most institutional investors must pay stock tax, says govt spokesman