• Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:19
    Emirates cuts back on A380 orders
    Emirates is reducing its A380 orderbook from 162 to 123 aircraft, following a review of its operations and developments in aircraft and engine technologies, the airline said in a press release on Friday.
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  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:30
    US-Thai bust seizes 180,000 fake goods in Bangkok
    Police say they seized 180,000 fake cosmetic products worth Bt300 million on Wednesday night from five locations in Bangkok and arrested two suspects for trying to sell the goods, Immigration Bureau chief Pol Lt-Gen Surachet Hakpal said.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    Free healthcare is a fundamental human right 
    I don’t claim to be an economist or to know what the best healthcare plan would look like. What I do know is the true story of a woman in the 1980s who died in Hawaii because the state would not give her the funds she needed for the operation to save her life, which would have had a 70 per cent chance of success. 
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  • Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:43
    Bangkok man arrested with 180,000 meth pills
    Police on Tuesday arrested a man at his house in Bangkok's Klong Sam Wa district after he was found with 180,000 methamphetamine pills in his possession.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
    NPLS SURGE 30%  IN NANO FINANCE
    Non-performing loans (NPL) in nano finance has jumped 38 per cent or Bt221 million to Bt803 million after a surge in loan extensions last year, according to the Bank of Thailand.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
    How corrupt we are
    Thailand was ranked 99 out of 180 countries and territories in the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), which shows that despite some progress, many countries are still failing to make serious inroads against graft.
    national
  • Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
    GLOBAL DIVIDE OF WEALTH
    The number of billionaires worldwide has doubled since the global financial crisis a decade ago, even as hundreds of millions of people live in poverty on less than $5.50 (Bt180) a day.
    national
  • Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
    99 is an auspicious number even on the graft index
    Transparency International gave Thailand a humbling 36 out of 100 points on its 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index, ranking it 99 out of 180 countries.
    your say
  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 14:00
    Former head of Chula savings co-op jailed for 20 years
    Sawat Saengbangpla, the 80-year-old former chairman of Chulalongkorn University Savings Co-operative, was sentenced to 20-years in jail on Thursday after being found guilty of money laundering linked to a lottery-investment scam.
    national
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 15:00
    127,800 meth pills found in Bangkok soi
    About 127,800 methamphetamine pills were found abandoned on a soi in Bangkok's Bang Khunthian district on Wednesday.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    THAILAND SLIPS THREE PLACES IN GRAFT INDEX 
    In a list of 180 countries, Thailand fell to 99 from 96 in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) in 2018.
    Economy
  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
    Have Thai authorities changed their mind about attracting ex-pats?
    To require ex-pats to maintain Bt800,000 in a Thai bank or deposit Bt65,000 into a Thai bank every month is what it is – a Thai Immigration law or directive.
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  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 13:31
    Latest : Jolo twin blasts death toll reaches 20, with 81 others injured
    OLO, Sulu — The death toll in two explosions that hit a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, Sulu on Sunday reached at least 20, with 81 others reported injured, police said. Read more: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1078076/jolo-sulu-blast-bombing-death-toll-injured-news#ixzz5dnolfHzn Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook
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  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 15:21
    Two arrested with smuggled beef in Krabi
    Krabi's livestock development officials arrested a man and a woman after they found 1,780kg of beef that they said had been smuggled from overseas without proper documents.
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  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:00
    WaterAid Instalation in London
    A huge display made of 800 schoolbags on the steps of St Paul's Cathedral in London has been set up on Wednesday by a charity group calling for the issue of dirty water that reportedly kill 800 children a day to be addressed.
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