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49 min ago | Bangkok Post
Wichien Udomsak, mayor of Muang Amnat Charoen district in Amnat Charoen province, said an outer ring road of the district was flooded and traffic faced difficulties on Thursday.
3 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail
More security personnel, including military and territorial defense volunteers, have been deployed to ensure the safety of local residents and visitors alike in Songkhla's Hat Yai commercial district as Hari Raya, the day of celebration marking the end of the holy month of the Ramadan draws near.
8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
Singapore has agreed to expand the scope of military cooperation with Thailand, according to the Royal Thai Government website.
12 hrs ago | Food & Drug Packaging
Global packaging and processing solutions specialist, tna , has further expanded its operations in Asia with the opening of a new office in Bangkok, Thailand.
16 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Authorities raided four places in Chon Buri on Wednesday and arrested a Dutchman on the wanted list in the Netherlands and his Thai wife.
The issue of paedophiles is under global debate. Amidst calls for harsh laws, fresh advocacy for humane approaches to the malady is in the air.
Military chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha said he was worried about possible drought this year, but still had hope the monsoon season will replenish evaporating supplies of usable water.
Thailand 's junta announced an interim constitution that gives the military oversight of a hand-picked legislative assembly as well as amnesty for staging their May 22 coup.
Thailand still has much to do to get travelers back to Bangkok or reassure business and meetings travelers that visiting a police state is a good idea.
Most people in Thailand have prided themselves for superiority over those in Myanmar, the poorest country in the region.
Court hearings began Tuesday in Hua Hin on the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl on a southern train by a former state railway bed-maker and his alleged accomplice.
The National Council for Peace and Order panel responsible for ending violence in the deep South has approved a plan to build fences around schools in 136 villages at high risk in the region.
Ekachai Jearakul is so over competing in classical guitar competitions. His first place win at the 2014 Guitar Foundation of America International Artist Competition in Los Angeles, known as "the Olympics of classic guitar", will also be his last.
The California Highway Patrol and other state government agencies have removed information from their websites about how motorcyclists can safely execute lane-splitting maneuvers because of one complaint from one man in Sacramento.
The Industry Ministry is seeking help from related agencies led by the Board of Investment and the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand in providing incentives and support for 35,000 factories to reach Green Industry levels within five years.
Ottawa was chosen Monday to host the four-day One Young World summit in 2016, winning a competition to hold the event.
Water drainage as well as garbage collection have been completed in more than 70 per cent of the total area in the Thai capital out of concern for possible flooding during the current monsoon season, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration officials said Sunday.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 09:23 pm
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