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19:46

Bomb blamed for Songkhla freight train derailment

Authorities say a bomb planted on the tracks was responsible for the derailment of a freight train in Sadao district of Songkhla on Saturday.

19:46
Rail line bombed
08:30

Anutin addresses beach photo involving minors

A photo depicting two minors smoking pot along Pattaya Beach that went viral has prompted the Public Health Minister to call on the police to enforce the law.

08:30 28
Anutin 'concerned'
07:50

Red Bull case prosecutor discharged

The Public Prosecutors Commission decides to discharge a former senior prosecutor after being accused of tampering with evidence in the Red Bull hit-and-run case.

07:50 39
Prosecutor discharged
07:00

'Lessons learned' from Phuket airport chaos

Following confusion at Phuket airport on Thursday night, related parties have reportedly learned their lesson and should be able to avoid repeating such mistakes again, according to a local business leader.

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'Lessons learned'
2 Dec 2022

Ex-cop, 2 women face questioning about triad assets

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

2 Dec 2022 11
Triad cash mystery
2 Dec 2022

Tourism making gradual recovery

The recovery rate of Thai tourism was slower than in neighbouring countries because of a shortage of flights and the absence of key markets such as China, according to leading regional travel tech companies.

2 Dec 2022 36
Tourism making gradual recovery
2 Dec 2022

NBTC 'to issue payback ultimatum' on footy rights

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission will demand the Sports Authority of Thailand return funds of 600 million baht if it is unable to fulfil an agreement it made involving the World Cup 2022 broadcasting rights.

2 Dec 2022 10
Footy rights
2 Dec 2022

Plugging the gap

Thailand has resumed importing legal migrant workers under memorandums of understanding signed with neighbouring countries after the Covid-19 pandemic eased.

2 Dec 2022 6
Plugging the gap
2 Dec 2022

CP chair offers upbeat outlook

Despite global challenges, business growth in Thailand will be positive next year, Dhanin Chearavanont, senior chairman of Charoen Pokphand Group, said.

2 Dec 2022 62
Upbeat outlook
1 Dec 2022

Driving licence point deductions to start Jan 9

Points deduction system for traffic violations will begin on Jan 9, with the loss of all points resulting in a 90-day suspension of drivers’ licences.

1 Dec 2022 26
Making a point
1 Dec 2022

Policewoman, boyfriend arraigned in court for abuse of maid

A policewoman whose alleged abuse of her soldier-maid made headlines three months ago, and her boyfriend, arraigned on charges including human trafficking.

1 Dec 2022 11
Indicted in court
1 Dec 2022

Aed Carabao cleared of encroachment allegation

The Royal Forest Department has cleared musician Aed Carabao of an allegation that two blocks of land he owns in Saraburi are inside a protected forest.

1 Dec 2022 8
No encroachment
1 Dec 2022

1st phase of U-tapao revamp faces delay

The first phase of the new U-tapao international airport is likely to face a delay of two years because of the pandemic's impact.

1 Dec 2022 11
1st phase of U-tapao revamp faces delay
1 Dec 2022

Closer to heaven

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Doi Luang Chiang Dao and its expansive wildlife sanctuary.

1 Dec 2022 5
Closer to heaven
1 Dec 2022

6 firms pick up satellite bid forms

Six companies have picked up bid documents for the satellite orbital slot auction as the process concluded on Wednesday, says the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).

1 Dec 2022 1
6 firms pick up satellite bid forms
1 Dec 2022

Tourism trade braces for more headwinds

The tourism industry has to brace for uncertainties from domestic politics and pressure from geopolitical conflicts amid higher competition next year.

1 Dec 2022 49
Tourism headwinds
1 Dec 2022

Car manufacturers expect election to improve sentiment

Automakers in Thailand expect the general election next year will generate better sentiment, causing people to buy new cars, even though the industry has slowed since October this year.

1 Dec 2022 10
Car sector election hopes
30 Nov 2022

Court grants bail for 'actress-turned-scam artist' Pinky

The Criminal Court on Wednesday granted bail to actress Savika "Pinky" Chaiyadej, who has been in custody for three months pending prosecution in a huge investment scam that allegedly bilked victims of almost 2.5 billion baht.

30 Nov 2022 4
Court grants bail for 'actress-turned-scam artist' Pinky
30 Nov 2022

Northeast poll shows PPRP plunge without Prayut

Life will be difficult for Palang Pracharath in the next election without Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at its helm, at least for voters in the northeastern region.

30 Nov 2022 29
'You need me'
30 Nov 2022

Another alleged Chinese triad boss arrested

Police arrest another alleged triad boss during raids in Bangkok and eight provinces as the purge of Chinese gangs operating “grey businesses" in Thailand continues.

30 Nov 2022 24
Triad busts continue