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08:03

Prayut set to bolster powers of ONCB

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says he is ready to back an amendment to the Narcotics Code that includes empowering the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) to take the lead in case investigations.

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Prayut set to bolster powers of ONCB
07:51

6,305 new Covid cases, 42 more deaths

The country registered 42 more Covid-19 fatalities and 6,305 new cases during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Thursday morning.

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6,305 new Covid cases, 42 more deaths
07:45

Eintracht Frankfurt beat Rangers on penalties to win Europa League

SEVILLE: Eintracht Frankfurt defeated Rangers 5-4 on penalties to win the Europa League on Wednesday after the final in Seville finished 1-1 at the end of extra time.

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Eintracht Frankfurt beat Rangers on penalties to win Europa League
06:07

PPRP clique 'backing Sakoltee'

At least 14 Bangkok councillor candidates from the ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) are refusing to toe the party line and are instead supporting independent candidate Sakoltee Phattiyakul in the governor election, according to a PPRP source.

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PPRP clique 'backing Sakoltee'
05:50

Public urged to take up free flu shot

The National Health Security Office has urged people from vulnerable groups to receive free flu jabs at government clinics.

05:50
Public urged to take up free flu shot
05:47

High oil prices hinder airlines' recovery

Volatile oil prices continue to cast a shadow over any recovery in the aviation sector, even as tourism shows signs of improvement as a result of border entry relaxations during the first quarter this year.

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High oil prices hinder airlines' recovery
05:45

Pee pals: Dolphins taste friends' urine to know they're around

WASHINGTON - Think about people you know, and how you could tell they were around even if you couldn't see them: perhaps their voice, or a favored perfume.

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Pee pals: Dolphins taste friends' urine to know they're around
05:44

Bitkub set to rejig 'Gen Z to CEO' push

Bitkub Capital Group Holdings and the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) have signed a memorandum of understanding to prepare Thailand's youth for the digital economy era and Web 3.0.

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Bitkub set to rejig 'Gen Z to CEO' push
05:35

Make online casinos legal, parties urge

The leader of the Thai Local Power Party, Chutchawan Kong-u-dom, on Wednesday led smaller parties in submitting a draft amendment to the Gambling Act allowing for the legalisation of casinos and online gambling.

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Make online casinos legal, parties urge
05:33

Covid-hit SMK goes to bankruptcy court

SET-listed Syn Mun Kong Insurance (SMK) filed a rehabilitation petition with the Central Bankruptcy Court on Tuesday after facing heavy losses from Covid-19 claims.

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Covid-hit SMK goes to bankruptcy court
05:24

BMA eyes fixes as more floods loom

If the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) cannot fix the flooding problem in Bangkok then nobody can, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Wednesday.

05:24
BMA eyes fixes as more floods loom
04:55

Ratchanok, Kantaphon, mixed pair win

Ratchanok Intanon, Kantaphon Wangcharoen and mixed doubles pair Dechapol Puavaranukroh and Sapsiree Taerattanachai moved into the second round of the US$360,000 GR Toyota Gazoo Racing Thailand Open on Wednesday.

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Ratchanok, Kantaphon, mixed pair win
04:44

Honda Team Asia's Somkiat hailed as national hero

Tourism and Sports Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn on Wednesday hailed Moto2 rider Somkiat Chantra as a "national hero."

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Honda Team Asia's Somkiat hailed as national hero
04:33

Polking: Quality Thais will reach final

Thailand coach Mano Polking said on Wednesday although Indonesia are strong, his men are capable of getting past them for a place in the men's football final on Thursday.

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Polking: Quality Thais will reach final
04:22

Diesel cap per litre to stay at B32

The government will continue to cap the diesel price at 32 baht a litre thanks to the increased diesel excise tax cut of five baht a litre, says the board of the Oil Fuel Fund.

04:22
Diesel cap to stay
04:11

Bars push reopening

Operators of night entertainment venues will reiterate their demand for the reopening of their businesses, as the Public Health Ministry proposes to designate certain provinces as "green zones" where nightlife activities can resume.

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Bars push reopening
04:05

KBank, Huawei unite for loan offer

Kasikornbank (KBank) is joining hands with Huawei Technologies Thailand to offer a new green loan product for solar panel installations, with a lending target of 5 billion baht this year.

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KBank, Huawei unite for loan offer
04:00

Chadchart win may 'aid unity'

An election victory for independent governor candidate Chadchart Sittipunt on Sunday could ease intense political polarisation in the next general election, says a political scientist.

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Chadchart win may 'aid unity'
04:00

Puripol completes sprint hat-trick

Thai teenage sensation Puripol Boonson won the men's 100m title to complete a hat-trick of sprint crowns at the 31st SEA Games in Vietnam on Wednesday.

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Puripol completes sprint hat-trick
18 May 2022

Record-breaking Puripol, 16, wins SEA Games sprint double

Thai teenager Puripol Boonson destroyed the opposition to win the men's 100m in 10.44secs at the SEA Games on Wednesday and grab a sprint double in Hanoi.

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Record-breaking Puripol, 16, wins SEA Games sprint double