• Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:31
    New Agriculture Ministry permanent secretary appointed
    The Cabinet on Tuesday promoted the Rice Department chief to the post of permanent secretary at the Agriculture Ministry.
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  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 20:00
    A vivid illustration of Asean’s rich diversity
    The Culture Ministry is using the diversity of the vivid culture that exists in Southeast Asia as a key tool to strengthen relations between countries in the lead-up to Thailand taking over as Asean chair next year.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 20:08
    American collector returns prehistoric pottery pieces
    American collector Katherine Ayers-Mannix has returned her private collection of 12 prehistoric Baan Chiang pottery pieces to the Thai government, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat told a press conference on Thursday at Bangkok’s King Vajiravudh Memorial Hall.
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  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
    Analysis: Rush to the big screen
    A government panel is juggling 13 different media productions about the Tham Luang cave rescue, and more are likely
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  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 16:14
    Princess Sirivannavari chosen for Silpathorn Artist honour
    HRH Princess Sirivannavari Narirattana has been chosen for the Silpathorn Artist award for design this year by the Culture Ministry’s Office of Contemporary Art and Culture (OCAC).
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  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 20:00
    Culture Ministry aims to set up committee for ‘Wild Boars’ movie
    The Culture Ministry is to propose setting up a special film board committee to oversee the production of a “Wild Boars” movie at the next mobile Cabinet meeting on July 24 in Ubol Rachathani, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat said on Thursday.
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  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 19:34
    Public invited to help chronicle miraculous cave mission
    The Culture Ministry is inviting citizens and news media to submit photos, videos, articles and other documentation of the Tham Luang cave rescue for planned exhibitions and a book.
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  • Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Fresh impetus to recover lost heritage
    Accustions by a scholar in London that her prestigious institution possesses a 13th-century sculpture suspected of being looted from Thailand have re-alerted authorities here to illegal trafficking in Thai artefacts.
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  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 20:00
    Thai envoy probing ‘smuggled statue’ in London
    Thailand’s ambassador to the UK has been instructed to contact the director of University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) over claims the prestigious institution possesses a 13th-century sculpture likely smuggled from Thailand, the Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday.
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  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
    London university accused of accepting smuggled sculpture
    The Culture and Foreign ministries are following up an accusation made by London University’s prominent School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), that it accepted as a gift a 13th-century sculpture possibly smuggled from Thailand.
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  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:45
    Features from Royal Crematorium divided, on display across country
    The deconstruction of the King Rama IX’s Royal Crematorium is completed and the Culture Ministry’s Fine Arts Department has relocated some components for display at various palaces and museums around the country, Deputy Prime Minister Visanu Krua-ngam announced at Government House on Wednesday.
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  • Thu, 31 May 2018 10:31
    Border checkpoints stepped up checks to prevent smuggling of durian saplings
    The Agriculture Ministry is seeking cooperation from border checkpoints in Ranong and Prachuap Khiri Khan to watch out for durian saplings being taken into Myanmar, a senior official said Thursday.
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  • Tue, 22 May 2018 17:00
    Denny Kwan ban lifted
    The Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts’ disciplinary council on Friday decided to lift a one-year working ban given to an actress who refused to tone down her provacative attire.
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  • Mon, 07 May 2018 18:54
    Respected architect and national artist Praves passes away, aged 88
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  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00
    Writing and rewriting history
    A book issued by the military junta in 2015, “History of the Thai Nation”, has stirred fresh criticism on the social media with its claim that the current non-elected government finally established “true democracy” in Thailand.
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