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The Prayut Chan-o-cha government's plans to forge reconciliation in the country seem to be falling flat after the Pheu Thai party came out to denounce the committee put in charge of the process. The Pheu Thai Party, which was a reincarnation of the ...
Your Excellency, Prime Minister Chan-o-cha, happy birthday, sir. [applause] Senior officials of the Royal Thai government, Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, good evening.
New Delhi: India's efforts to reclaim its Buddhist legacy by developing Buddhist circuits have been mired by delays owing to inter-state rivalries.
Taipei, March 25 (CNA) The Taiwan stock exchange (TWSE) said it is encouraging Taiwanese investors in Thailand to list on the Taiwan main board, as the Taiwan government continues to push its New Southbound Policy to forge a closer ties with members of ...
Pru Kaching was declared a National Reserve Forest in 1965, under the control of Thailand's Royal Forest Department. Then, in 1987, when the Thai government established laws related to mangroves under a Cabinet Resolution, Pru Kaching was ...
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees will coordinate and fund the refugees' return, while the Thai government will act as a facilitator, he said. There are currently 69,128 Myanmar refugees living in seven camps overseen by the 3rd army.
Despite strong incentives from the Thai government to attract investors in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), Japanese investors are still concerned about the impact of possible political risks on their investment in the megaproject, says Hiroki ...
It was only when the current military government took power in 2014 that the navy felt itself closer to realising its dream.
A Democrat politician claims the Pheu Thai Party is trying to discredit the government after the party's former coalition leader called for the dissolution of the ...
"I believe if the Thai government eases the visa regime, the country would have double the number of visitors from the current 500,000 Bangladeshi visiting Thailand. A large number of visa applications were refused over the past years," she said ...
The Chairman of Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC), Meechai Ruchupan, is confident that the draft constitution will enhance political stability, ensure clarity in Thai laws, and reform public offices, claiming that political crisis in the country ...
The Thai government is expected to sell the remaining 2.9 million tonnes of food-quality rice stocks, which will help maintain export volumes.
Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has slammed a Pheu Thai Party proposal to set up an independent committee to take over the government's efforts to foster national unity. Pheu Thai issued a statement Thursday criticising a government committee ...
police pulled back from a three-week siege of the Dhammakaya temple this month after failing to find Phra Dhammachayo in a search that was frustrated by monks and devotees in one of the biggest challenges to Thailand's junta since a 2014 coup.
PHITSANULOK - Thailand will ask nearly 70,000 refugees displaced by skirmishes in Myanmar to return home, but only on a voluntary basis.
FILE - The positions of colliding vehicles are marked at the site of a road accident during the Songkran festival in Bangkok, Thailand, April 13, 2013.
Viroj Pao-in, second left, the leader of the Pheu Thai Party, at the Defence Ministry in Bangkok early this month to air the party's views on reconciliation.
The government is now busy preparing measures to jump-start the development of business startups to help drive the country's digital economy under the government's much-touted "Thailand 4.0" model. Addressing a Bangkok Post conference titled ...
Today, Surin is famed for its organic jasmine rice both in Thailand and abroad. The province was recently cited by the World Bank as an example of dramatic poverty reduction, attributed in part to good working coordination between the government ...
Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon Tulfo-Teo said she and her counterpart Thai Ministry of Tourism and sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul signed the Implementing Program of Tourism Cooperation at the Santi Maitri Building of the government House ...
[Bangkok] Thailand's customs-cleared exports contracted in February after three months of increases, but the drop was smaller than expected and the government was still optimistic about the trade outlook. Exports were down 2.8 per cent in February from ...
Thailand's military government is cracking down on traffic carnage, invoking special executive powers accorded by an interim Constitution to force automobile drivers and all their passengers to wear seatbelts.
[Bangkok] A lawyer for ousted Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra said on Wednesday there were no grounds for a new tax claim against him over the sale of shares in a telecoms company over a decade ago.
Ukraine's state-owned defence holding company Ukroboronprom is looking to boost its presence in the Malaysian and Thai defence markets through government-level commitments to support the growth of the two Southeast Asian country's respective ...
But Pavin says that was "a short-term perspective, as the new Constitution will shape Thai politics for many years to come.
Duterte, together with his Cabinet members, arrived at 5:30 p.m. at the Thailand government House. He was welcomed by Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. After the welcome ceremony, the President and the Thai Prime Minister entered the Thai Koo ...
police said the weapons were part of a plot to assassinate leaders of Thailand's military government, including Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and Defense Minister Prawit Wongsuwan.
Uber and Thailand's Transport Ministry agreed Monday to conduct a study aimed at finding a way to legalise the service in the country, according to the Bangkok Post.
The Thai government is interested to invest in a renewable energy unit, he said. The Thai commerce Ministry's Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), the Thai government and the Thai embassy in Dhaka are jointly organising Thailand Week ...
Taipei, March 20 (CNA) Taiwan is planning to extend its visa-free preferential treatment for visitors from Thailand and Brunei when the current one-year trial ...
When asked if he had discussed this idea with Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak, who heads the Thai government's economic team, Chanond responded by jokingly asking the media to help him get an appointment with Somkid and Prime Minister ...
Philippine Ambassador to Thailand Mary Jo Bernardo-Aragon says The Philippines and Thailand will sign three government-to-government agreements during the official visit of President Rodrigo Duterte in Bangkok on March 20 to 22. NESTOR CORRALES.
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police said the weapons were part of a plot to assassinate leaders of Thailand's military government, including Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and Defense Minister Prawit Wongsuwan.
Thailand's military government has repeatedly pushed back its projected date for fresh elections after coming into power in a 2014 coup.
What is believed to be the world's first elephant hospital says it may have to close because of budgetary problems after a decade of declining contributions.
The Friends of the Asian Elephant foundation, which operates the hospital in Lampang in Thailand's hilly north, says it is facing bankruptcy unless it receives financial assistance from the Thai government. The hospital has cared for more than 4,600 ...
Thailand's junta on Thursday said any future civilian government will be legally bound to follow a 20-year "masterplan" for the country as generals seek to entrench their political influence for decades to come.
Thailand's military government is seeking to collect at least 12 billion baht ($360 million) in unpaid taxes and penalties from a prime minister toppled in a coup 11 years ago, in what his supporters consider a continuing political vendetta.
Smart technology and services will be fostered by a citizen-centric strategy aiming to accelerate Thailand in all aspects, both substantially and practically.
Now, government and industry alike aim to improve human rights in the poultry sector. CPF wants to strengthen Thailand's export competitiveness, primarily in poultry, and has encouraged its contract farmers to apply GLPs across farms. The company hopes ...
According to the Disease Control Department, at least 21 people succumbed to heatstroke in Thailand between March 1 and April 17 last year.
Bangkok - Thailand's government is cracking down on private car-hailing services such as Uber and plans to introduce its own taxi app to appease passengers.
[Bangkok] Thailand's anti-graft watchdog on Thursday said it will investigate senior government officials and employees of the country's flagship airline over bribes paid more than a decade ago by Rolls-Royce.
Thailand's government is cracking down on private car-hailing services such as Uber and plans to introduce its own taxi app to appease passengers.
The government's ambitious plan to make Thailand a fully fledged aviation hub in the Asia Pacific has received a boost following a cooperation agreement inked Wednesday by national flag carrier Thai Airways International (THAI) and Airbus. The ...
In a separate report, U.S. based rights monitor, Fortify Rights, called on the Thai government to make "concrete and genuine commitments" addressing rights violations before an upcoming U.N.
Thailand's government is kickstarting its digital skills training, partnering with two local institutes to groom its civil service.
The EGA as the central agency for digital government transformation in Thailand attaches enormous significance to issues related to IT security and we implement numerous measures to ensure our own IT security and the security of our services to meet ...





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