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13:10

One of 6 foreign suspects in Samui extortion case arrested

One of six foreign men accused of the extortion of 1.8 million baht in cryptocurrency from a Russian realtor couple on Koh Samui has been arrested in Chon Buri province and returned to the island.

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Suspect caught
13:05

Baht leads declines among weak Asian currencies

Most Asian emerging currencies slipped on Thursday, dragged by a strong dollar, with the baht leading losses following a recent rate hike that market participants say was not enough to fight Thailand's 14-year high inflation levels.

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Baht leads declines among weak Asian currencies
12:45

Ousted Myanmar leader Suu Kyi, Australian economist jailed for 3 years

A Myanmar junta court sentenced the country's ousted leader Suu Kyi to a further three years in prison while also jailing an Australian economist.

12:45
More prison time
11:40

Flooding forecast for Central Plains

Storm Noru moving through Isan and into the Central Plains, and expected to cause flooding where heavy rain and runoff arriving from the rain-soaked North converge.

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Flood warnings
11:32

Coolio, rapper behind hit 'Gangsta's Paradise', dies

Coolio, the American rapper best known for the chart-topping 1995 song "Gangsta's Paradise," has died.

11:32 2
Coolio dies
11:08

Bank of Thailand 'ready' to adjust monetary tightening pace

The Bank of Thailand (BoT) is ready to adjust the pace of tightening monetary policy if needed and would be prepared to hold an off-cycle meeting if necessary, the central bank chief said on Thursday.

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Bank of Thailand 'ready' to adjust monetary tightening pace
09:00

Hit-and-run doctor faces ethics inquiry

The Medical Council of Thailand (MCT) is investigating a doctor who allegedly failed to stop after his car hit and injured three young students on a pedestrian crossing outside their school in Bangkok last month.

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Hit-and-run doctor faces ethics inquiry
09:00

Little impact from weak forex on inbound tourism

The global decline in currencies has not had a significant impact on Thailand's inbound market as the rates were comparable with a weakened baht, while those ready to travel are mostly high-income earners.

09:00 6
Little impact from weak forex on inbound tourism
08:45

Licence to bill: Bond's Aston Martin sells for nearly 124 million baht

LONDON - A replica of an Aston Martin DB5 used for the stunts in James Bond blockbuster "No Time to Die" sold for nearly £3 million (124 million baht) at auction on Wednesday, auction house Christie's said.

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Licence to bill: Bond's Aston Martin sells for nearly 124 million baht
08:00

Nok Air axes Korat-Chiang Mai route

Nok Air has cancelled its loss-ridden Nakhon Ratchasima-Chiang Mai route after only two months of service.

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Nok Air axes Korat-Chiang Mai route
07:52

637 new Covid inpatients, 10 more deaths

The country registered 10 more Covid-19 fatalities and 637 new cases admitted to hospitals during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Thursday morning.

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637 new Covid inpatients, 10 more deaths
07:00

Ek-Chai allots B3bn for new store format

Ek-Chai Distribution System Co, the operator of Lotus's retail stores, looks set to allocate 3 billion baht to open its next-generation stores over the next three years.

07:00 3
Ek-Chai allots B3bn for new store format
06:33

Borrowers hit as rates increase again

The Bank of Thailand on Wednesday raised the policy rate by 0.25 percentage points to 1%, in a bid to tame high inflation amid an uneven economic recovery.

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Borrowers hit as rates increase again
06:24

Myanmar beauty queen lands in Canada after Thai airport limbo

A Myanmar beauty queen, who had spoken out against military rule in her country and became stranded at Suvarnabhumi airport, said she was relieved but remained defiant after landing in Toronto.

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'I feel safe'
06:22

Pupils in dope clip get reprimand

The government has reaffirmed it is illegal for students to smoke cannabis in schools and for vendors to sell cannabis to people aged under 20 years old, deputy government spokeswoman Traisuree Taisaranakul said on Wednesday.

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06:11

Investors seek clarity on cannabis status

Investors in cannabis businesses are calling on the government to clarify its support as well as laws related to cannabis usage.

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Investors seek clarity on cannabis status
06:00

6 more set to face Forex-3D charges

Another six suspects will be summoned by the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) to face charges in connection with the Forex-3D Ponzi scheme case, DSI chief Traiyarit Temahiwong said yesterday.

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06:00

Poll rules waiver sought on floods

The Pheu Thai Party is calling on the Election Commission to ease some electioneering regulations to allow politicians to help people affected by storm Noru.

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Poll rules waiver sought on floods
05:55

SEC announces lawsuits for 'wash trading'

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is taking legal action against five entities for creating an artificial volume of digital assets on Bitkub and Satang cryptocurrency exchanges.

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SEC announces lawsuits for 'wash trading'
05:55

Oil prices set to stay high despite global outlook

Rising diesel consumption in Europe during the winter is expected to drive up global oil prices, despite the prospect of a worldwide economic slowdown, says the Oil Fuel Fund Office (Offo).

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Oil prices set to stay high despite global outlook