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Illegal job seekers, guide caught in Kanchanaburi

KANCHANABURI: A total of 154 job seekers from Myanmar, and a guide, were caught after crossing the border illegally into three districts of Kanchanaburi on Tuesday.

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Illegal job seekers, guide caught in Kanchanaburi
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Reopening of Saudi ties means job opportunities for Thai workers

The reopening of diplomatic ties with Saudi Arabia has also reopened opportunities for Thai workers, long denied job opportunities there since the infamous theft of jewellery from the Saudi royal palace.

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Jobs galore
09:45

IMF urges El Salvador to remove bitcoin as legal tender

WASHINGTON: The IMF on Tuesday called on El Salvador to change course and stop using bitcoin as legal tender, citing "large risks" posed by the cryptocurrency.

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IMF urges El Salvador to remove bitcoin as legal tender
09:00

Minimum wage raise under scrutiny

The Labour Ministry will conduct a feasibility study on the impact of increasing the minimum daily wage while the Thai Labour Solidarity Committee (TLSC) suggests the rate should be set at 492 baht.

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NFT's magical mystery now includes Beatles memorabilia

BEVERLY HILLS: Beatles fans won't be able to touch them, but they can soon get their virtual hands on personal memorabilia from John Lennon's son Julian in the form of NFTs.

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NFT's magical mystery now includes Beatles memorabilia
08:02

Swine output tipped to fall 12% this year

The production of live pigs is estimated to drop by almost 12% this year with the dent mostly affecting small farms, according to the Department of Livestock Development (DLD).

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Swine output tipped to fall 12% this year
07:46

7,587 new Covid cases, 19 more deaths

The country registered 19 more Covid-19 fatalities and 7,587 new cases during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Tuesday morning.

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07:40

Cop in fatal crash awaits probe

Police hope to quickly conclude a probe to determine the speed of a motorcycle ridden by an off-duty police lance corporal when it collided with a woman doctor on a pedestrian crossing on Phaya Thai Road in Ratchathewi district on Friday, resulting in her death.

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Cop in fatal crash awaits probe
06:44

Chaba Kaew face Australia test

Thailand are eyeing a good result when they meet mighty Australia in their last Group B game at the AFC Women's Asian Cup in India on Thursday.

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Chaba Kaew face Australia test
06:35

Thailand, Saudi Arabia agree to restore full diplomatic ties

Thailand and Saudi Arabia agreed on Tuesday to exchange ambassadors in the first high-level meeting between the two countries since a row over a jewellery theft nearly three decades ago.

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Full diplomatic ties
06:33

Minister vows to tackle high palm oil prices

Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit has pledged to tackle high palm oil prices this week after cooking oil prices jumped to nearly 70 baht per bottle from 56-60 baht at the end of last year.

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06:20

Mice prospects look bright for new QSNCC

N.C.C. Management & Development anticipates a boost in revenue of up to five times and a doubling of visitor numbers to 13 million per year from the new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC).

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Mice prospects look bright for new QSNCC
06:00

Renewed push to tidy overhead cables

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has vowed to clean up overhead communications lines covering 400 kilometres in Bangkok and 2,000km in the provinces through collaboration with related parties this year.

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Renewed push to tidy overhead cables
05:45

Dozens of people missing after boat capsizes off Florida: US Coast Guard

MIAMI - The US Coast Guard launched a search for 39 people reported missing when a boat capsized off the coast of Florida in a "suspected human smuggling venture," it said Tuesday.

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Dozens of people missing after boat capsizes off Florida: US Coast Guard
05:28

Banpu expands Vietnam presence with 2 solar plants

Non-oil energy conglomerate Banpu Plc is buying two more new solar power facilities, worth US$26.7 million (around 883 million baht), in Vietnam as it expands its clean energy investment.

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Banpu expands Vietnam presence with 2 solar plants
04:20

Test & Go a fillip for Thai tourism

Following an improvement in Thai tourism during the festive season in December, the industry faced a rocky start to the New Year due to the rise of Omicron, the highly transmissible Covid-19 variant.

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Test & Go a fillip for Thai tourism
25 Jan 2022

Saudi's Crown Prince welcomes PM Prayut

RIYADH: Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha paid a courtesy call on His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister of Saudi Arabia at Al Yamamah Palace on Tuesday.

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Saudi's Crown Prince welcomes PM Prayut
25 Jan 2022

UK calls on European allies to prepare Russia sanctions

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday called on European allies to be ready to introduce a tough sanctions package against Russia if it invades Ukraine, adding that unity in the West would help deter Russian aggression.

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UK calls on European allies to prepare Russia sanctions
25 Jan 2022

Narcotics Control Board approves delisting of cannabis

The Narcotics Control Board meeting has endorsed the Public Health Ministry's latest draft list of narcotic substances, in which all components of cannabis no longer appear as a Category 5 narcotic substance.

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Narcotics Control Board approves delisting of cannabis
25 Jan 2022

Thailand to regulate use of digital assets as payments

Thailand plans to ban digital asset operators from facilitating use of crypto as a means of payment for goods and services, to limit risks.

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Regulating digital assets