Visa extension

Visa extension

The country's main Covid-19 task force has approved longer visas for foreign visitors to the country from Oct 1 until March 31 next year.

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Booze plan flaws

Booze plan flaws

Doctors warn against a plan to extend the operating hours of pubs to 4am, citing the potential for more road accidents and the risk of further Covid-19 infections.

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PM's tenure review approaches

The opposition's petition calling for a definitive ruling on when Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha's eight-year premiership should end is expected to be forwarded to the Constitutional Court for a review on Monday.

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PM's tenure review approaches

Covid downgrade

The government will declare Covid-19 endemic in October, and from November responsibility for dealing with it will devolve to provincial disease committees, a spokesman says.

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Baldwin expects no charges over fatal movie set accident

LOS ANGELES: United States actor Alec Baldwin said he does not believe anyone will be criminally charged over the fatal shooting on the set of Western film "Rust," telling CNN he has hired a private investigator to assess culpability for the tragedy.

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Sombat Metanee dies

Legendary actor and National Artist Sombat "Ad" Metanee has died in his sleep at his Bangkok home at the age of 85 years.

18 Aug 2022 3

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.

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1,902 new Covid inpatients, 29 more deaths

There were 29 more Covid-19 fatalities and 1,902 new patients admitted to hospitals on Friday, according to the Public Health Ministry.

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Doctors warn of 4am booze plan flaws

Doctors warn against a plan to extend the operating hours of pubs to 4am, citing the potential for more road accidents and the risk of further Covid-19 infections.

07:02
Booze plan flaws
05:00

PM's tenure review approaches

The opposition's petition calling for a definitive ruling on when Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha's eight-year premiership should end is expected to be forwarded to the Constitutional Court for a review on Monday.

05:00
PM's tenure review approaches
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Visas extended to boost tourism

The country's main Covid-19 task force has approved longer visas for foreign visitors to the country from Oct 1 until March 31 next year.

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Visa extension
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Maid claims woman cop abused her

The Special Branch Bureau (SBB) will set up a committee to investigate a police corporal for torturing and abusing her maid, who had served as a military officer for almost two years, according to the police force's deputy spokesman.

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City's first public EV buses start rolling

Bangkok's first 40 electric public buses begin service today, said Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob, adding that it marks an important shift away from polluting diesel engines.

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6 get jail terms in loan scandal

The Central Criminal Court for Corruption and Misconduct Cases yesterday sentenced a former executive of real estate developer Krisdamahanakorn and five others to 20 years in jail each for money laundering in connection with the Krungthai Bank (KTB) loan scandal.

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Govt plans to buy 3m Pfizer doses for young children

The government now plans to buy nearly 3 million Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine doses for young children, Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) spokesman Taweesilp Visanuyothin said yesterday.

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MOST RECENT LIFE

Baldwin expects no charges over fatal movie set accident

LOS ANGELES: United States actor Alec Baldwin said he does not believe anyone will be criminally charged over the fatal shooting on the set of Western film "Rust," telling CNN he has hired a private investigator to assess culpability for the tragedy.

07:00 3

Sombat Metanee dies

Legendary actor and National Artist Sombat "Ad" Metanee has died in his sleep at his Bangkok home at the age of 85 years.

18 Aug 2022 3

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 9