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11:26

Two more monkeypox cases found in Phuket

Two more monkeypox cases have been found in Phuket, raising the country’s confirmed cases to 10. The patients are a Thai woman and a German man, according to the Department of Disease Control (DDC).

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Two more monkeypox cases found in Phuket
10:18

Policy tightening to be gradual as recovery slow, says Bank of Thailand

Economic recovery in Thailand remains intact but slow, so monetary policy tightening should be gradual to ensure a smooth recovery while fighting surging inflation, Bank of Thailand (BoT) governor Sethaput Suthiwartnarueput said on Saturday.

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Policy tightening to be gradual as recovery slow, says Bank of Thailand
10:06

22 royal Leicas auction achieves 214 million baht

Twenty-two charitable foundations received a total of 214 million baht from the auction for 22 royal Leica M10-P cameras. The auction took place at the Sustainability Expo (SX) 2022, held at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) on Friday night.

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22 royal Leicas auction achieves 214 million baht
09:06

North Korea fires ballistic missiles, fourth time this week

SEOUL: North Korea fired two ballistic missiles early Saturday, South Korea's military said, the nuclear-armed country's fourth such launch this week as Seoul, Tokyo and Washington ramp up joint military drills to counter Pyongyang.

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North Korea fires ballistic missiles, fourth time this week
08:20

Coup in Burkina Faso as military officers dismiss junta leader

Military officers seized control of Burkina Faso on Friday, claiming to be restoring peace to the jihadist-wracked country as they dismissed a junta leader who had himself come to power in a coup at the start of this year.

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Coup in Burkina Faso as military officers dismiss junta leader
07:33

'Happy' Thais take on No.8 Dominicans

Having been assured of a place in the second round, Thailand face the Dominican Republic in their final Pool B match in the Women's World championship in Gdansk, Poland, on Saturday.

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'Happy' Thais take on No.8 Dominicans
07:22

BG aim to beat Kirins to revive title hopes

BG Pathum United coach Makoto Teguramori targets win against Muang Thong United in Thai League 1 on Saturday to put the Rabbits' campaign back on track.

07:22
BG aim to beat Kirins to revive title hopes
05:26

Lamphun golden dried longan obtains GI registry

Thailand has successfully registered geographical indication (GI) for Lamphun golden dried longan in Vietnam, increasing the number of Thai products with GI registration in foreign countries to eight.

05:26
Lamphun golden dried longan obtains GI registry
05:11

Manufacturers call for rejig of clean energy laws

Manufacturers want the government to amend laws to allow them to produce and sell electricity from renewable energy sources in order to reduce dependence on expensive fossil fuels, in line with the global clean energy trend, says the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI).

05:11
Manufacturers call for rejig of clean energy laws
05:11

Thailand remains 43rd in global innovation index

Thailand stayed put at 43rd out of 132 economies in the Global Innovation Index 2022, released by the World Intellectual Property Organization, while the country's gross expenditure on R&D (GERD) financed by business and exports of creative products tops this year's ranking.

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Thailand remains 43rd in global innovation index
05:00

Banks bump up interest

Banks began to raise interest rates in response to the Bank of Thailand's policy rate hike to 1% on Wednesday.

05:00
Banks bump up interest
04:55

Central bank says politics won't affect economy

The Bank of Thailand believes politics should not affect the economy, which is showing signs of further recovery in the second half.

04:55
Central bank says politics won't affect economy
04:44

Business chiefs welcome 'stability' ruling will bring

The private sector has welcomed the Constitutional Court's ruling on Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha's eight-year term as prime minister as good for the economy.

04:44
Business chiefs welcome 'stability' ruling will bring
04:11

Govt urges parents to jab toddlers

The Ministry of Public Health is inviting parents to inoculate their young children in the first country-wide Covid-19 vaccination campaign for toddlers in the next two weeks.

04:11
Govt urges parents to jab toddlers
04:00

Ministry hails 'return to normal' as variants 'now manageable'

The Public Health Ministry has eased the Covid-19 alert level as the situation is stabilising and current variants are considered manageable, according to a director at Bangkok Siriroj Hospital.

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'Return to normal'
04:00

Culture Ministry seeks swift repairs to collapsed pagoda

The Ministry of Culture has instructed the Fine Arts Department to expedite an inspection in order to restore a 500-year-old pagoda at a temple in Chiang Mai which devastatingly collapsed due to heavy rain on Thursday evening.

04:00
Culture Ministry seeks swift repairs to collapsed pagoda
04:00

Prayut's staying put

Prime Minister Prayut has vowed to press ahead with development projects after a Constitutional Court ruling on Friday on the eight-year limit of his premiership allowed him to stay in power.

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Staying put
01:45

Civilians lie slain as Russian troops flee Ukraine push

KYRYLIVKA (UKRAINE): Ukraine's forces pushed forward their counteroffensive against Russian troops in the Kharkiv region on Friday, as more evidence emerged of violence against civilians in formerly occupied territory.

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Civilians lie slain as Russian troops flee Ukraine push
30 Sep 2022

Putin grabs 20% of Ukraine 'forever'

Vladimir Putin formally annexes four occupied regions in Ukraine “forever” and repeats warnings that Russia will use all available means to defend the territories.

30 Sep 2022
Russian 'forever'
30 Sep 2022

Activists call for major anti-Prayut rally on Saturday

Pro-democracy protest leaders have called for people to wear black for seven days and to rally at Victory Monument on Saturday to express their rejection of the Constitutional Court ruling that Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha's term has not reached its eight-year limit.

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Activists call for major anti-Prayut rally on Saturday