• Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:18
    Finance ministry eyes Bt3bn from tech tax 
    The Finance Ministry says it has targeted an annual Bt3 billion in tax collection from Google, Facebook, Amazon, Alibaba, Apple, Line and other foreign tech giants.
    Breaking News
  • 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.
    national
  • Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:42
    Repay debts or suffer consequences, teachers warned
    The Justice Ministry’s deputy permanent secretary has warned schoolteachers who cease paying into a welfare fund that the outcome would be grim.
    national
  • Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:12
    Three arrested with protected Siamese rosewood in Si Sa Ket
    Army troops and Interior Ministry officials arrested three men in Si Sa Ket’s Phu Sing district early Monday and seized 65 pieces of protected Siamese rosewood from them.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:48
    Nutritionists hail ban on trans fats
    Thai nutritionists and health advocates have praised a recent Public Health Ministry regulation banning the production, import and distribution of industrially produced trans fats and food products containing them.
    national
  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 13:35
    Malaysia : Mixed reaction to scrapping of six LRT3 stations
    NEWS of the scrapping of six LRT3 stations by the Finance Ministry has drawn mixed reactions from residents living near the stops.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Jul 2018 18:07
    Taiwan extends visa-free entry scheme for Thais
    Taiwan’s foreign ministry has announced the extension of its trial 14-day visa-free entry programme for nationals from Thailand, Brunei, and the Philippines until July next year.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Jul 2018 18:02
    Ministry wants to fast-track school director appointments
    With some 4,000 public schools having no directors, the education minister has set up a special committee to amend rules so that their appointments could be speeded up.
    national
  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:39
    Families allowed to visit boys up close
    The 13 footballers rescued from a flooded cave in Chiang Rai province continued their good progress in physical and mental recovery from the ordeal at Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital, Public Health Ministry inspector-general Dr Thongchai Lertwilairattapong said on Friday.
    national
  • Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:35
    1.19 million infirm people registered for welfare cards
    The government has registered 1.19 million elderly, disabled and bed-ridden people for welfare debit cards who were unable to visit district offices themselves, a senior Finance Ministry official said on Friday.
    national
  • Thu, 12 Jul 2018 11:12
    ETDA goes big for its eighth anniversary
    Surangkana Wayuparb, executive director and chief executive of the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organization) or ETDA, a department of the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, will host the event “Future Economy and Internet Governance: Big Change to Big Chance” from July 23 to 25 at Royal Paragon Hall on the fifth floor of Siam Paragon.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 17:50
    Thai Airways gets new planes approval
    The Transport Ministry has given its approval to Thai Airways International's plan to purchase 23 new aircraft worth over Bt100 billion to replace its fleet.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:45
    Thailand inks deal with Planet for satellite monitoring
    Planet, a San Francisco-based firm specialising in satellite mapping, has signed a deal with the Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA), under Thailand's Ministry of Science and Technology, to provide satellite imagery to enable monitoring of the country.
    Economy
  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:46
    Cabinet gives green light for tax on property  owners benefiting from infrastructure projects
    The Cabinet on Tuesday agreed with the Finance Ministry’s proposal in a draft bill to collect a windfall tax from property owners benefiting from expressway, mass transit, high-speed rail, airport and other infrastructure projects. 
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
    WhatsApp says it is horrified over India lynchings linked to messages
    AFTER the Indian government expressed its concerns over the misuse of WhatsApp for repeated circulation of provocative content that has led to lynchings in the country, the messaging app firm said it was horrified by terrible acts of violence.
    ASEAN+
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