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  1. 5 tossed from truck, run over, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... and properties 24/7 in our classifieds which has high purchasing power local & expatriate audience from within Thailand and around the world. Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or ...

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  2. Major rehabilitation plans for THAIRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... The government was supporting it, he said. The company's financial statements submitted to the Stock Exchange of Thailand showed THAI lost 9.2 billion baht in the first nine months of last year, with total debts of 262.5 billion baht. The state ...

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  3. Thailand's investment applications nearly double in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Times

    [BANGKOK] Thailand's investment agency said on Monday total investment applications submitted to the country nearly doubled in 2014 as investors rushed to submit their proposals in December. Foreign and Thai firms submitted investment applications ...

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  4. Tourist dies snorkelling in PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... and properties 24/7 in our classifieds which has high purchasing power local & expatriate audience from within Thailand and around the world. Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or ...

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  5. St phane Calvet has been appointed Executive Chef at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai announces the appointment of Stephane Calvet as Executive Chef, effective February 1, 2015. Calvet joins the team from Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok, where he has been responsible for the tempting desserts and pastries served throughout the Hotel for the past eight years in his role as Executive Pastry Chef, as well as being heavily involved in World Gourmet Festivals, weddings, special events and banquets.

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  6. Thailand gets wind energy loansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | UPI

    More than $80 million in combined funding will help advance the wind energy potential in Thailand, the Asian Development Bank said Monday. "Wind energy provides a clean and sustainable source of electricity which will help diversify the country's energy mix, strengthen energy security and reduce Thailand's reliance on fossil fuels," Christopher Thieme, a private sector development officer at the ADB, said in a statement.

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  7. No retaliation following ban on ousted Thai PM Yingluck, says partyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra gives a greeting as she arrives to answer questions to the National Legislative Assembly during impeachment proceedings against her, at Parliament House in Bangkok, Thailand, on Jan 22, 2015. Ms Yingluck's Puea Thai Party vowed on Monday, Jan 26, that it would not retaliate a five-year political ban imposed on the ousted leader.

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  8. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 photo, Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, center, leaves parliament in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's military-appointed legislature is set to vote on impeachment against Yingluck over a government's rice subsidy scheme on Friday.

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  9. UNIDA, LOCO tops in Junior Achievement: Students to represent Guam in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... and officers will represent Guam in February at the Junior Achievement Asia Pacific Company of the Year in Bangkok, Thailand. This year, those companies are UNIDA, sponsored by Tan Holdings, and LOCO, sponsored by Bank of Hawaii. Tyler Matanane, ...

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  10. Teen thugs kill noodle vendorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The woman owner of a noodle shop was shot dead on Sunday night by a member of a gang of teenagers who had earlier attacked the shop several times with ping pong bombs, Nakhon Pathom police said Pol Lt Col Nawin Songla-or, the duty officer at Nakhon Chaisi police station said Kornnat Purensopha, alias Che Nat, was shot in the head at her noodle shop in tambon Bang Krabao, Police sent to the scene were told Mrs Kornnat was seriously wounded and had been rushed to a hospital, where she was later pronounced dead. Her 18-year-old son told the police that a gang of about 20 teenagers led by Pornsak, or Beam, drove past the noodle shop on 10 motorcycles early Sunday night while he and his younger brother were helping their mother.

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  11. Best Markets of the WorldRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... are not compelled to buy anything, this is certainly one of the most fascinating markets in the world. Chiang Mai, Thailand - Saturday Night Market and the Sunday Walking Street markets are by far some of the best shopping in Thailand. For what ...

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  12. Thai police hunt for serial rapist linked to 12 cases involving elderly womenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    A man in Thailand who has been on the police wanted list for four years for cases of rape and murder involving elderly women has struck again, challenging police who are in a race against time to stop him. The man raped a 73-year-old woman in Nakhon Pathom early Sunday, taking the total number of cases linked to him to 12, Bangkok Post reported on Monday.

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  13. BANGKOK: Public opinion sinks Thailand's 'fishing-boat prison' ideaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Something unusual happened in Thailand recently: The government canned its plan to send prisoners to work on fishing boats. It marked one of the few occasions when a policy mooted by the kingdom's military rulers - that went as far as it did - collapsed under the weight of foreign and public disapproval.

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  14. I'm Afraid We Won't Be Able to Sign the Agreement'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Kachin Independence Army Deputy Chief of Staff Gen. Gun Maw speaks to journalists in Chiang Mai on Jan. 21. The National Ceasefire Coordination Team and Myanmar Peace Center met in Chiang Mai, Thailand on Jan. 21. The meeting failed to set a date for a seventh round of talks between ethnic army and government peace negotiators, dashing hopes for the signing of a nationwide ceasefire agreement to be signed on Union Day next month.

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  15. Gasparilla, Lightning, 'Book of Mormon' converging in downtown TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... A traffic consultant who had worked eight Super Bowls had never seen anything like it - "except for Bangkok, Thailand." More recently, Tampa has honed its traffic expertise coordinating events, including the Republican National Convention, the ...

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  16. Yingluck pleas will struggle to be heardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Democracy in Thailand did not die on Jan 23, 2015 when the National Legislative Assembly voted to retroactively axe Yingluck Shinawatra from the premier's position and slap a five-year ban on politics for her. It did not die on May 22, 2014 when Prayut Chan-o-cha staged his military coup, as our democracy showed no signs of life by then.

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  17. Nu Skin eyes provinces to push growthRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Pakapun Leevutinun, president of Nu Skin Thailand and Vietnam, said 2015 would be another challenging year for Nu Skin to maintain its growth. However, she added: "We're positive about the stable political situation and an economic recovery this year while people's purchasing power will improve."

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  18. Phupobfa taps wealthy ThaisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... and properties 24/7 in our classifieds which has high purchasing power local & expatriate audience from within Thailand and around the world. Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or ...

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  19. What was your memorable shot of 2014?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Sand Trap

    ... but hey, the blind hog finds the occasional ear of corn. Set of three shots, actually. Playing a course in Bangkok, Thailand, for the first time.

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  20. Portrait of graftRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... shipped to Europe and then imported. The project was ostensibly a government-to-government (G-to-G) deal between Thailand and Austria. Under the deal, Thailand bought fire trucks from the Austrian supplier, Steyr, while Austria bought frozen farm ...

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