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Typhoon Noru makes landfall in Vietnam

Typhoon Noru barrelled into Vietnam's central coast early Wednesday, bringing powerful winds and heavy rain as hundreds of thousands of people took refuge in shelters.

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Making landfall
08:00

Public debt plan given nod

The cabinet on Tuesday approved the public debt management plan for fiscal 2023, says Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith.

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Public debt plan given nod
07:57

811 new Covid inpatients, 9 more deaths

The country registered nine more Covid-19 fatalities and 811 new cases admitted to hospitals during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Wednesday morning.

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811 new Covid inpatients, 9 more deaths
07:20

Thailand to legalise abortion up to 20 weeks

Thailand will legalise abortion up to 20 weeks, the government said on Tuesday, relaxing pregnant people's access to the previously restricted medical procedure.

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Thailand to legalise abortion up to 20 weeks
07:04

Biden not among those joining Apec

At least five Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders have confirmed their participation in the upcoming Apec summit to be held in Bangkok, Foreign Ministry spokesman Tanee Sangrat said on Tuesday.

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Biden not among those joining Apec
07:00

World No. 3 Atthaya takes a step towards megastar status

Thailand's Atthaya Thitikul has moved up two spots to No. 3 in the world rankings following her win at the NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday.

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World No. 3 Atthaya takes a step towards megastar status
06:55

Measures tightened amid trade circumvention fears

The Foreign Trade Department has tightened measures regarding the issuance of a certificate of origin (CO) on Thai products at risk of circumvention by foreign companies.

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Thai spikers lose to co-hosts Poland at world championship

Thailand lost to Poland in three sets on Tuesday night at the FIVB Women’s World Championship in Gdansk.

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Thai spikers lost to Poland
06:44

Phuket hotels upbeat on prospects for festive season

The festive season in the final quarter is expected to bring hotel bookings in Phuket that match pre-Covid levels, but not every hospitality segment will reap benefits, according to the Phuket Hotels Association.

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Phuket hotels upbeat on prospects for festive season
06:35

TrueMoney inaugurates 'Pay Next - Credit on Hand'

TrueMoney, a major e-payment and financial service provider in Asean, is offering a buy now, pay later (BNPL) service through its Wallet app.

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TrueMoney inaugurates 'Pay Next - Credit on Hand'
06:28

New assessed land prices set for Jan 1 unveiling

The Treasury Department plans to announce the new assessed land prices for 2023-26 on Jan 1 next year, estimated to be 7-8% higher than prices during the pre-pandemic period.

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New assessed land prices set for Jan 1 unveiling
06:00

Sago worm billed as astronaut food

Thai aerospace engineers have entered the second phase of the Nasa competition by proposing Thai food wisdom -- in the form of the sago worm -- to feed future astronauts.

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Sago worm billed as astronaut food
05:34

Thai Airways wins recognition at Skytrax Awards

Thai Airways International Plc (THAI) has been named as No. 4 in the world for the best airline cabin crew and best airline staff in Asia at the Skytrax 2022 World Airline Awards.

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Thai Airways wins recognition at Skytrax Awards
05:26

ThaiBev commits up to B8bn for expansion

Despite the uncertain global economic outlook, Thai Beverage (ThaiBev), the Singapore-listed food and beverage company, says it remains committed to spending 5-8 billion baht to expand its businesses next year, mainly in Thailand.

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ThaiBev commits up to B8bn for expansion
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Russian realtors lose B1.8m in extortion

SURAT THANI: A Russian couple who deal in real estate have sought help from the police, saying a gang of foreign men confronted them in a coffee bar in Koh Samui and extorted them out of 1.8 million baht in cryptocurrency.

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Russian realtors lose B1.8m in extortion
04:39

Thanasiri foresees B1bn in 2022 revenue

Mid-sized developer Thanasiri Group Plc will scale up to launch new residential projects worth 2 billion baht in 2023, double the usual value, after a Japanese partner co-invested two years ago.

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Thanasiri foresees B1bn in 2022 revenue
04:33

EC outlines new pre-poll regulations

The Election Commission (EC) has provided clarification on its new electioneering regulations during the 180-day period prior to the end of the House of Representatives' term.

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AIS and China's ZTE team up for 5G centre

Advanced Info Service has partnered with Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corporation to launch the country's first hub for 5G innovation and solutions, called 5G A-Z Center.

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AIS and China's ZTE team up for 5G centre
04:22

Prayut hit with graft claims

The opposition on Tuesday filed a petition against suspended Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and two cabinet ministers for malfeasance over alleged graft in two projects under the Ministry of Commerce and the Ministry of Higher Education Science Research and Innovation (MHESRI).

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Calls grow for tougher rules on cannabis

Health promotion networks are calling on the government to tighten its cannabis regulations until authorities take action to prevent its abuse by the nation's youth.

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Calls grow for tougher rules on cannabis