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Tensions thwart growth in 2022

Geopolitical tensions have pressured Thailand's economic expansion this year.

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Tensions thwart growth
06:00

Party seeks ruling on PM

Mongkolkit Suksintharanon, leader of the Thai Civilized Party, on Monday filed a petition with the Constitutional Court seeking a ruling to settle Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha's tenure wrangle.

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Party seeks ruling on PM
05:48

Instant noodle brands seek price hike

Manufacturers of the five largest instant noodle brands for the first time join forces to call on the Commerce Ministry to allow them to raise their prices.

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Instant noodle brands seek price hike
05:00

OAG to indict four over Billy's death

Prosecutors decided to indict a former chief of Kaeng Krachan National Park over the disappearance and murder of a Karen rights activist in 2014.

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OAG to indict four over Billy's death
04:26

BMTA plans to get 3,200 electric buses

Bangkok Mass Transit Authority plans to procure 3,200 electric buses to phase out fossil-fuelled buses from its fleet in three years: Transport Ministry.

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Bangkok to phase out fossil-fuelled buses
04:00

Malaysia eyes Thai weed policy

Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul says his Malaysian counterpart has expressed an interest in studying the Thai model for legalising cannabis for medical use.

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Malaysia eyes Thai weed policy
04:00

Final meet on poll bill collapses

Small parties will ask the Constitutional Court to rule if the use of the number 100 to calculate party-list seats is against the constitution.

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Minnows seek ruling on list MP formula
15 Aug 2022

Authorities to charge park official in Karen activist Billy's murder

Four people suspected of murdering environmental activist 'Billy' are set to be indicted, reversing the controversial decision to dismiss charges two years ago.

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Justice at last?
15 Aug 2022

THAI narrows operating loss in Q2

Bankrupt national carrier Thai Airways International improved its performance in the second quarter this year with revenue of 21.5 billion baht, up 282% on last year.

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THAI flying higher
15 Aug 2022

Record-high electricity price rise approved

The cost of household electricity to rise 18% from Sept 1, to a record-high 4.72 baht per kilowatt hour.

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Power bills up
15 Aug 2022

Parliament approves list-MP calculation favouring big parties

Parliament adopts a list-MP calculation method favouring big political parties after an amendment that would have benefitted small parties fails to attract a quorum.

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Large parties triumph
15 Aug 2022

Making more than ends meet

Businesses brace for the impact of the increase in the minimum daily wage, now expected in October.

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Wage rise debate
15 Aug 2022

Rising stars emerge at President's Cup 2022

The President’s Cup 2022 has been underway since last month at the Thai Polo & Equestrian Club, Pattaya, with Harald Link, president of the Thailand Equestrian Federation (TEF), declaring that the competition is truly back on track.

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Rising stars emerge at President's Cup 2022
15 Aug 2022

EEC schemes to get govt hurry-up

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha will today chair a meeting of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Policy Committee to follow up on progress in investment projects.

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EEC schemes to get govt hurry-up
15 Aug 2022

For a better future, make your people better

The skills that define better leadership are changing faster than ever before.

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For a better future, make your people better
15 Aug 2022

Koh Samui welcomes govt plans

Surat Thani: Tourism business operators on Koh Samui are urging the government to connect Khanom district in Nakhon Si Thammarat province to Koh Samui via a bridge.

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Koh Samui welcomes govt plans
15 Aug 2022

New climate policy fails to sway critics

The government is setting out major bureaucratic reforms with the introduction of the Climate Change Act and the founding of the Department of Climate Change.

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Climate policy
15 Aug 2022

Cannabis sales on Khao San Rd ‘illegal’

The sale of cannabis and cannabis products by vendors on Khao San Road is illegal and police are obligated to take criminal action against offenders, the district chief warns.

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Street cannabis illegal
15 Aug 2022

Forensics help ID pair buried in concrete

Forensic science proved invaluable in helping police identify the bodies of two murdered foreigners found buried in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Chok Chai district last month.

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Forensics help ID pair buried in concrete
14 Aug 2022

Pheu Thai won't make quorum for election bill that favours small parties

Pheu Thai will not make a quorum Monday for a joint sitting of parliament to vote on an election bill that would give list-MP seats to tiny political parties.

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500 doomed?