BMA pleads with BTS to defer fare hike

BMA pleads with BTS to defer fare hike

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is pleading with the Skytrain operator to put on hold a plan to raise fares by at least one baht from the first day of the New Year.

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Tourist arrivals through Nov 30 reach 9.4 million

Tourist arrivals through Nov 30 reach 9.4 million

Thailand recorded about 9.4 million foreign tourist arrivals from January to November and should see at least 10 million for the full year, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said on Friday.

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Kanye West kicked off Twitter for swastika post

LOS ANGELES: Elon Musk kicked Kanye West off Twitter on Friday “for incitement to violence”, after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a swastika interlaced with a Star of David.

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Beckmann self-portrait breaks German auction record

BERLIN: A self-portrait by expressionist artist Max Beckmann smashed the record price for a painting sold at auction in Germany, when it went under the hammer in Berlin on Thursday.

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Rock icon Christine McVie dies at 79

LONDON: Christine McVie, whose songwriting and signature vocals helped make British-American group Fleetwood Mac one of the best-selling rock bands of all time, has died at the age of 79.

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Expressway Authority of Thailand Partners with Huawei to Build the First Smart Expressway Project in Thailand

The Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT) and Huawei Technologies (Thailand) Co., Ltd. on 2 December 2022 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for strategic collaboration on the development of the first-ever Smart Expressway project in Thailand. The project aims to apply innovative digital technologies to drive forward the efficiency of Thai highways.

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Expressway Authority of Thailand Partners with Huawei to Build the First Smart Expressway Project in Thailand
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BMA pleads with BTS to defer fare hike

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is pleading with the Skytrain operator to put on hold a plan to raise fares by at least one baht from the first day of the New Year.

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BMA pleads with BTS to defer fare hike
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Ex-cop, 2 women face questioning about triad assets

Police summons a former police officer and two women for questioning about the hidden assets of alleged Chinese triad leader “Tuhao", who is accused of involvement in the drug trade.

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Triad cash mystery
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Tourist arrivals through Nov 30 reach 9.4 million

Thailand recorded about 9.4 million foreign tourist arrivals from January to November and should see at least 10 million for the full year, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said on Friday.

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Tourist arrivals through Nov 30 reach 9.4 million
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Highway reopened after truck fire blocked Thap Lan tunnel

Highway 304 in Prachin Buri was reported to have reopened to traffic on Friday afternoon after being blocked on Thursday night by a burning container truck in the north-bound lane of Khao Yai-Thap Lan tunnel.

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Highway reopened after truck fire blocked Thap Lan tunnel
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Syngenta Seeds Thailand invests over THB 330 million to boost production capacity with new plant in Lopburi

Syngenta Seeds Thailand on 2 December inaugurated a new production plant in Lopburi, hosting an official ceremony attended by Justin Wolfe, Syngenta Seeds President, Amphon Ungkapakornkul, the Governor of Lopburi Province and chiefs of related governmental agencies, as well as business partners. The new factory will increase production capacity up to 10 tons per hour, a significant increase from the previous three tons per hour. It will also introduce the latest technology for corn seed production from Germany and Japan to achieve high-quality corn seeds for livestock feed.

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Syngenta Seeds Thailand invests over THB 330 million to boost production capacity with new plant in Lopburi
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Signify joins UOB Thailand’s U-Energy programme to help consumers achieve greater energy efficiency

UOB Thailand on 2 December 2022 signed a partnership agreement with Signify (formerly known as Philips Lighting) to provide flexible financing support under the U-Energy programme. This will encourage more small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and business customers to transition to more energy and cost-efficient lighting solutions for their workplaces.

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Signify joins UOB Thailand’s U-Energy programme to help consumers achieve greater energy efficiency
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Agoda and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Partner Up to Drive Sustainable Growth in Bangkok with ‘Urban Tree Planting’ Initiative

Agoda, a global digital travel platform, is partnering with Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) to improve Bangkok’s green infrastructure with the ‘Urban Tree Planting’ Initiative. To officially commence the partnership, Mr. Chadchart Sittipunt, Governor of Bangkok and Mr. Omri Morgenshtern, Chief Executive Officer, Agoda, planted trees at Phutthamonthon Sai 2 Park in Thawi Watthana District along with park officials, Agoda executives and Agoda volunteers. The Thawi Watthana district is home to the Utthayan Road which is regarded as the most beautiful road in Thailand and Phutthamonthon Sai 2 Park is adjacent to popular Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market.

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Agoda and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Partner Up to Drive Sustainable Growth in Bangkok with ‘Urban Tree Planting’ Initiative
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Kanye West kicked off Twitter for swastika post

LOS ANGELES: Elon Musk kicked Kanye West off Twitter on Friday “for incitement to violence”, after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a swastika interlaced with a Star of David.

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Beckmann self-portrait breaks German auction record

BERLIN: A self-portrait by expressionist artist Max Beckmann smashed the record price for a painting sold at auction in Germany, when it went under the hammer in Berlin on Thursday.

01:45

Rock icon Christine McVie dies at 79

LONDON: Christine McVie, whose songwriting and signature vocals helped make British-American group Fleetwood Mac one of the best-selling rock bands of all time, has died at the age of 79.

1 Dec 2022