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11 caught in 3 cases with lots of 'ice', speed pills

Eleven drug suspects have been arrested in three separate police operations in which 500 kilogrammes of crystal methamphetamine and over 4 million speed pills seized.

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11 caught in 3 cases with lots of 'ice', speed pills
18:28

Astra antibody cocktail fails to prevent symptoms in trial

AstraZeneca said on Tuesday a late-stage trial failed to provide evidence that its Covid-19 antibody therapy protected people who had contact with an infected person from the disease, a small setback in its efforts to find alternatives to vaccines.

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Astra antibody cocktail fails to prevent symptoms in trial
18:19

EU, US agree to five-year truce in Boeing-Airbus dispute

The US and the European Union agreed to extend a tariff truce for five years, parking a dispute over aircraft subsidies given to Airbus SE and Boeing Co that saw the allies impose duties on $11.5 billion of each other’s exports.

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EU, US agree to five-year truce in Boeing-Airbus dispute
18:10

THAI eyes B25bn loans to finance operations

Thai Airways International is seeking new loans to help fund operations after the court approved its plan to restructure at least 170-billion-baht debt.

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THAI eyes B25bn loans to finance operations
17:12

Malaysia PM says lockdown has helped flatten Covid curve

Malaysia’s full lockdown has helped flatten the country’s Covid-19 infection curve and helped it avoid a catastrophe, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said.

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Malaysia PM says lockdown has helped flatten Covid curve
16:58

PM: Many reasons for Covid vaccination delay

There were many reasons for delays in Covid-19 vaccinations, according to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, who apologised for it.

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Prayut apologises
16:37

Huge haul of meth pills seized, 1 arrested

NAKHON PHANOM: Nearly one million methamphetamine pills were seized and one suspect arrested late on Monday night by a patrol from the navy's Mekong Riverine Unit (MRU) following a car chase.

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Huge haul of meth pills seized, 1 arrested
16:35

Prayut asks Bank of Thailand to lower rates for credit cards, loans

The government has asked the central bank to review interest rates for credit cards and personal loans to try to tackle high household debt, the prime minister said on Tuesday, sending bank shares falling.

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Prayut asks Bank of Thailand to lower rates for credit cards, loans
15:57

Six gamblers caught in Nakhon Si Thammarat

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: Six people have been arrested during a police raid on a house in Chawang district for gambling and violating the Covid-19 gathering ban.

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Six gamblers caught in Nakhon Si Thammarat
15:00

Philippines expects most Thai AstraZeneca shots to arrive after delay

The Philippines is expecting most of its 17 million AstraZeneca Plc Covid-19 vaccine orders manufactured in Thailand to arrive this year, following a brief delay in the initial shipments.

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Philippines expects most Thai AstraZeneca shots to arrive after delay
14:45

Sedition trial of Myanmar's Suu Kyi set to begin

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar: Myanmar junta witnesses were set to testify on Tuesday against deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi on charges of sedition and flouting coronavirus restrictions, in a trial that could see the Nobel laureate jailed for more than a decade.

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Sedition trial of Myanmar's Suu Kyi set to begin
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China's trekking elephants wait for youngster to catch up

BEIJING: A herd of elephants on a mammoth trek across China is taking an enforced break -- as they wait for a wayward youngster to catch-up.

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China's trekking elephants wait for youngster to catch up
14:45

Ikea France faces verdict over employee spying claims

PARIS: A French court is to rule Tuesday on claims Swedish furniture giant Ikea set up an elaborate system to illegally spy on hundreds of employees and job applicants from 2009 to 2012, using private detectives as well as police.

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Ikea France faces verdict over employee spying claims
13:44

Court nod paves way for makeover of THAI B400bn debt

Thai Airways International won court approval on Tuesday for restructuring its 400-billion-baht debt load as the airline that is already under bankruptcy protection seeks to turn around its fortunes.

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Court nod paves way for makeover of THAI B400bn debt
13:41

Man, 3 Myanmar women arrested on border road

KANCHANABURI: A stateless man and three illegal female Myanmar migrants were arrested in Thong Pha Phum district on Tuesday morning.

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Man, 3 Myanmar women arrested on border road
12:55

Three killed in three-lorry crash in Surat Thani

SURAT THANI: Three people were killed and another seriously hurt when a 10-wheel lorry rear-ended a trailer carrying trees and another lorry loaded with old car tyres rammed into them, causing it to burst into flames in Khian Sa district early Tuesday.

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Three killed in three-lorry crash in Surat Thani
12:45

Masks off, mortarboards on for mass graduation in Wuhan

BEIJING: A huge red banner welcomed more than 11,000 students in Wuhan for a massive graduation ceremony over a year after the city was battered by the first global outbreak of Covid-19.

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Masks off, mortarboards on for mass graduation in Wuhan
12:00

Letting Bangkok eateries serve alcohol still iffy — CCSA

Restaurants in Bangkok may be allowed to resume selling alcohol if the Ministry of Public Health makes the proposal for the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) to consider, National Security Council chief Gen Nattapon Nakpanich said on Tuesday.

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Letting Bangkok eateries serve alcohol still iffy — CCSA
11:59

Indonesian exports, imports surge in May

JAKARTA: Indonesia's export growth shot up on a yearly basis to an 11-year high in May, supported by high commodity prices and a low base effect, while imports also jumped as domestic demand rose, official data showed on Tuesday.

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Indonesian exports, imports surge in May
11:52

Philippines' Duterte will not cooperate with ICC probe into killings

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will not cooperate with an investigation of the Southeast Asian nation's drug war killings planned by the International Criminal Court (ICC), his spokesperson said on Tuesday.

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Philippines' Duterte will not cooperate with ICC probe into killings