Illegal fishing

Illegal fishing

A foreign tourist arrested in Phuket for catching parrotfish in the waters of Mu Koh Phi Phi National Park, after a TikTok video of him spearfishing attracted local outrage.

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Pub inferno charges

Pub inferno charges

The real owner of Mountain B pub, Somyos Panprasong, surrenders to police and is charged over the horrific fire on Aug 5 which has so far claimed 19 lives.

13:15 18

B8 too expensive

Instant noodle manufacturers want permission to lift the price of a serving of instant noodles by two baht - but the commerce minister says that is too much.

14:35 2
B8 too expensive
MOST RECENT LIFE

Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

Hong Kong censors have banned an award-winning animation from being shown over a one-second scene depicting the 2014 pro-democracy protests, local media reported, in the latest sign of free speech curbs in the finance hub.

12 Aug 2022 8

Depression debate

A new study on depression is causing fierce debate in the scientific community, as doubts are raised about a chemical link, leading to questions about the value of antidepressants.

11 Aug 2022 26

Sex tourism: When conscience takes a vacation

A lot of travellers are looking for erotic adventures abroad — and are willing to pay for them. But many tourist destinations have shied away from addressing the issue.

11 Aug 2022 25
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16:25

Huge cut in taxi annual vehicle tax

The cabinet on Tuesday approved a 90% reduction in the annual vehicle tax for taxis, motorcycle taxis and tuk-tuks.

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Huge cut in taxi annual vehicle tax
15:48

TILOG VE 2022: the return of the most awaited ASEAN logistics virtual exhibition

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, Thailand will organise ASEAN’s comprehensive logistics virtual exhibition entitled “TILOG VE 2022” during August 24-26, 2022, providing a platform for Thai logistics service providers to connect and trade with global logistics entrepreneurs and buyers/importers.

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TILOG VE 2022: the return of the most awaited ASEAN logistics virtual exhibition
15:44

Life insurance agents arrested for policy payment theft

Police have arrested three life insurance agents who embezzled 52 million baht from policy buyers, and 11 people who used fake Covid-19 test results to claim insurance payouts.

15:44
Life insurance agents arrested for policy payment theft
14:41

SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway

SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway, Expanding Business Opportunities for Thai Entrepreneurs and Saving Costs Up to 20%

14:41
SCG Logistics Unveils New Logistic Route with Laos-China Railway
14:35

B8 is too much for instant noodles, says commerce minister

Instant noodle manufacturers want permission to lift the price of a serving of instant noodles by two baht - but the commerce minister says that is too much.

14:35 3
B8 too expensive
13:42

TSI Insurance marks its 80th anniversary

Vows to continue its insurance business while strengthening services

13:42
TSI Insurance marks its 80th anniversary
13:39

NCSW under Royal Patronage awards Miss Thailand runner-up plaque of honour

Kobkullaya Chungprasertsri, M.D., Director of Premier Life Center Phayathai Hospital II, and Miss Thailand 2009 First Runner-up, received a plaque of honour for being a supporter of the National Council on Social Welfare of Thailand (NCSW) under Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Bajrakitiyabha Narendira Debyavati, and HRH Princess Rajasarini Siribajra, President of the National Mother’s Day Ceremony, on Friday 12 August 2022.

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NCSW under Royal Patronage awards Miss Thailand runner-up plaque of honour
13:15

Real owner of inferno pub surrenders to police

The real owner of Mountain B pub, Somyos Panprasong, surrenders to police and is charged over the horrific fire on Aug 5 which has so far claimed 19 lives.

13:15 18
Pub inferno charges
MOST RECENT LIFE

Hong Kong bans film over one-second scene showing 2014 protest

Hong Kong censors have banned an award-winning animation from being shown over a one-second scene depicting the 2014 pro-democracy protests, local media reported, in the latest sign of free speech curbs in the finance hub.

12 Aug 2022 8

Depression debate

A new study on depression is causing fierce debate in the scientific community, as doubts are raised about a chemical link, leading to questions about the value of antidepressants.

11 Aug 2022 26

Sex tourism: When conscience takes a vacation

A lot of travellers are looking for erotic adventures abroad — and are willing to pay for them. But many tourist destinations have shied away from addressing the issue.

11 Aug 2022 25