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18:57

Chaiwat hits back at PACC over Kaeng Krachan burning

Former Kaeng Krachan park chief responds angrily to anti-graft agency’s bid to remove him from civil service over burning of Karen villagers’ homes a decade ago.

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Chaiwat defiant
14:25

Former PDRC leaders released from prison on bail

Eight former leaders of the disbanded People's Democratic Reform Committee sentenced to jail by the Criminal Court are released from Bangkok Remand Prison after being allowed bail by the Appeal Court.

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Released
12:25

45 new Covid-19 cases

The government reports 37 new local infections and eight imported, raising the total to 25,809.

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+45 Covid
10:16

BoT preps new asset warehouse programme

The Bank of Thailand is preparing an additional measure to help the struggling hospitality and property sectors through an asset warehousing programme.

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New asset warehouse programme
06:25

Jailed activists could face further charges

The Department of Corrections petitioned police to investigate posts deemed offensive on the Facebook pages of two lese majeste suspects already behind bars.

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Further charges
05:09

TAT expecting 44% fewer trips during long weekend

The damage from the second wave of the pandemic persists for the tourism industry, as an estimate suggests there will be 44% fewer domestic trips during the Buddhist festival holiday which begins on Friday, according to Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT).

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TAT expecting 44% fewer trips during long weekend
05:00

Prayut to get jab on Sunday

The prime minister will get the first shot of Covid-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca on Sunday while the public health minister will receive the vaccine from Sinovac.

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PM to get jab
04:09

OR takes 20% share in Okajhu eatery

PTT Oil and Retail Business bought a 20% share in Okajhu organic restaurant business to grow non-oil retail, including more Okajhu branches at PTT petrol stations.

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OR takes 20% share in Okajhu eatery
04:04

Ouster of DES minister likely to complicate NT operations

The dismissal of the digital economy and society minister is expected to affect the structuring of the National Telecom (NT) board and the company's 5G business plan.

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Complicating NT operations
04:02

Cryptocurrency draft draws flak

A draft of qualifications for cryptocurrency investment by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is sparking heavy criticism from the public.

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Cryptocurrency draft draws flak
04:00

PDRC leaders await bail verdicts

Eight former co-leaders of the now-defunct People's Democratic Reform Committee spent a second night in prison as they awaited a court ruling on their requests for bail.

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Awaiting bail verdicts
04:00

Thai Airways loss soars to B141bn

THAI reported B141bn loss last year, the largest ever for a listed company, after the coronavirus outbreak ground most of its services to a halt.

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Record loss
25 Feb 2021

THAI posts record B141bn loss

THAI reported B141bn loss last year, the largest ever for a listed company, after the coronavirus outbreak ground most of its services to a halt.

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Record loss
25 Feb 2021

Samut Sakhon may ease Covid control next week

The government is considering easing Covid-19 restrictions on business and activities in Samut Sakhon province and slight relaxation is expected next week.

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Curb lift planned
25 Feb 2021

TEST YOURSELF: Double standards

On Thai TV, men can kiss but women cannot.

25 Feb 2021
TEST YOURSELF: Double standards
25 Feb 2021

72 new Covid-19 cases

The government on Thursday reported 72 new Covid-19 cases confirmed over the past 24 hours comprising 63 local infections and nine imported, raising the total to 25,764.

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+72 cases
25 Feb 2021

Meeting set to examine moot project

The government is scheduled to hold a joint meeting with related agencies to discuss the future of the Chana Industrial Estate after it decided to put the entire project on hold.

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Examining moot project
25 Feb 2021

Airlines band together for survival, travel pass

Seven airlines in Thailand have formed an association to deal with the pandemic and pave the way for vaccine passport cooperation.

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Together for survival
25 Feb 2021

Indonesia, Thailand seek peaceful solution to Myanmar crisis

The Indonesian foreign minister has asked her Myanmar counterpart to "prioritise the safety and wellbeing" of his country's people in a three-way meeting in Bangkok.

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Shuttle diplomacy
25 Feb 2021

Ministry bans 45 Blue Flag cheats

The government has cut off 45 low-priced Blue Flag stores from its financial relief schemes after they were found to breach the conditions.

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Cheaters banned