Sun, 23 Jun 2019 01:00
Myanmar might issue verification cards to Rohingya: Thai FM
Myanmar is considering issuing National Verification Cards (NVC) to Rohingya refugees who want to voluntarily return from Bangladesh to the strife-torn Rakhine state, Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Saturday.
Sat, 22 Jun 2019 14:56
Asean may bid for 2034 Fifa World Cup
Asean will make a collective bid to host the Fifa World Cup in 2034, Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Saturday.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 14:15
Rubbing shoulders with the pros
Thai and foreign professional players, including Chatprapa Siriprakob from the Thai LPGA Tour (to the right of centre, waving the Thai flag) and England’s Annabel Dimmock (blue top left of centre, waving the UK flag), winner of the Ladies European Thailand (LET) Jabra Ladies Open last month, conduct a golf clinic for local youngsters ahead of the LET Championship 2019.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:00
Kingsmen CMTI banks on overseas results
THAILAND-BASED Kingsmen CMTI Plc is stepping up its services in Myanmar and Cambodia, amid business expansion by both Thai and foreign investors in the two countries, said Sunisa Ratnanenya, the company’s deputy managing director/exhibitions and museum, alternative marketing architecture and engineering.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Are we prepared for a Chinese military ‘invasion’?
Thai foreign policy makers face a crucial dilemma as Beijing and Washington battle for influence in Southeast Asia
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 16:27
Foreign Ministry tells off diplomatic corps for ‘supporting Thanathorn’
The Foreign Ministry called on foreign missions in Thailand to prevent a recurrence of diplomats getting involved in what is considered a domestic political issue.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:00
Myanmar, Bangladesh on common ground regarding Rohingya repatriation: Don
Bangladesh and Myanmar have both shown positive signs of repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees, Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Friday.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:16
Journalists throng Prayut's polling station
Large numbers of Thai and foreign reporters as well as cameramen arrived at the polling station on Soi Pradiphat 5 in Bangkok early on Sunday, awaiting Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:18
Don commends MLC members on their cooperation
Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai marked the third anniversary of Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) by saying the member states’ tireless efforts were testimony to the “cordial and warm relationship that runs deep in the fabric of our societies”.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
BOI nods to Bt2.28 tn investment
The Board of Investment (BOI) has approved investment proposals by both Thai and foreign firms of about Bt2.28 trillion for four years, with 54 per cent of them targeting the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:52
No Thais injured, killed in New Zealand terror attacks
No Thais were injured or killed in terrorist attacks on two crowded mosques in New Zealand on Friday, a spokesperson for the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:53
Asean gets first glimpse of Rakhine situation
The Asean Emergency Response and Assessment Team (ERAT) gained access to Myanmar’s strife-torn Rakhine state last week to conduct a preliminary needs assessment for the return of Rohingya refugees aimed at ending a repatriation stalemate, the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:43
20 couples marry in hot-air balloons
Twenty couples, both Thai and foreign, professed their love from hot-air balloons over Chiang Rai’s Muang district after being legally married on Valentine’s Day.
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
FM’s talks with Bahraini royal helps win footballer his freedom
Bahrain’s shock decision to drop its extradition request against Australia-based former Bahraini footballer Hakeem al-Araibi seemed to have come after behind-the-scenes negotiations, including a visit by the Thai foreign minister to Bahrain.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 17:22
Thailand ready to play role in Kim-Trump summit
Thailand, as Asean chair, is ready to facilitate the second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump, an official at the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.