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14:25

Bank of Thailand hikes rate again, maintains 2022 growth outlook

Bank of Thailand raises key interest to 1% to tame 14-year high inflation and ensure continued economic recovery; keeps 2022 growth projection at 3.3%.

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Rate hiked
14:10

Couple seek protection after bringing misconduct charge against cop

A couple has sought witness protection after accusing a police officer on Koh Samui of demanding sex with the woman in return the release of her husband on what he said was a trumped-up drug charge.

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Couple seek protection after bringing misconduct charge against cop
12:52

95 illegal migrants arrested on western border

KANCHANABURI: Ninety-five Myanmar migrants were arrested by Thai authorities after they illegally crossed the border into this western border province on Wednesday morning.

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95 illegal migrants arrested on western border
12:45

Typhoon Noru tears across Vietnam

Typhoon Noru tears roofs from homes and causes power outages across central Vietnam as it is moving towards Ubon Ratchathani and Amnat Charoen.

12:45
Next stop: Isan
12:36

Fighter jets scrambled after bomb threat on Singapore Airlines flight from San Francisco

A Singapore Airlines Ltd flight en-route from San Francisco was escorted by fighter jets after a passenger allegedly claimed there was a bomb in his carry-on bag and assaulted the crew, according to the police.

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Fighter jets scrambled after bomb threat on Singapore Airlines flight from San Francisco
12:28

Factory output rises 14.52 in Aug, beats forecast

Thailand's manufacturing production index (MPI) in August rose a more than expected 14.52% from a year earlier, helped by an easing of Covid-19 curbs, the industry ministry said on Wednesday.

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Factory output rises 14.52 in Aug, beats forecast
11:30

Dane found dead in his bedroom

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: A Danish man was found dead in his bedroom in a commercial building in Muang district late on Tuesday night, police said.

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Dane found dead in his bedroom
10:00

Cabinet to consider fate of B300 foreign tourist fee

The cabinet is going to decide on whether to start or postpone the 300-baht tourism fee collection from foreign visitors because the Tourism and Sports Ministry insists the project cannot be cancelled as it is an enforceable law.

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Cabinet to consider fate  of B300 foreign tourist fee
09:00

Gold to see volatility in short term

Gold prices should remain volatile in the short term amid the strengthening US dollar and rising interest rates.

09:00 2
Gold to see volatility in short term
08:45

Spain pip Portugal to Nations League finals as Czechs go down

PARIS: Alvaro Morata's late goal earned Spain a 1-0 win in Portugal and the last place in the UEFA Nations League finals on Tuesday, while the Czech Republic were relegated from the top tier after losing in Switzerland.

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Spain pip Portugal to Nations League finals as Czechs go down
08:45

David Bowie's handwritten 'Starman' lyrics sell for £203,000

LONDON: David Bowie's original handwritten lyrics for the pop classic "Starman", part of an album that catapulted him to international stardom, on Tuesday sold at auction in Britain £203,500.

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David Bowie's handwritten 'Starman' lyrics sell for £203,000
08:12

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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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.

07:57
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 leaders to attend 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 leaders to attend 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.

07:00
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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06:48

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