Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:59
Insurgents angry with attitude of delegation chief, want him replaced
Mara Patani, an umbrella organisation of insurgent groups in the deep South, has announced its decision to suspend peace talks with the Thai government and called for the replacement of the Thai delegation head General Udomchai Thammasarorat with someone “more credible”.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Govt apologises for Bangkok’s suffocating, hazardous smog
Prayut finally admits haze can be blamed on diesel-powered engines
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:00
In the South, a new point man, same policy
Abdul Rahim Noor’s negotiations are doomed if the Thai government doesn’t bend on autonomy
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 16:13
Historic pots returned from US
An American donor has returned her private collection of 12 prehistoric Ban Chiang pottery pieces to the Thai government, according to Deputy Director of Fine Art Department Prateep Phengtako.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 17:24
Huge turnout expected for event celebrating success of cave rescue
The Thai government is expecting 8,000 people to attend a reception on September 6 to thank all those involved in the rescue operations of 12 Wild Boar soccer players and their football coach assistant from the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:59
UN agency welcomes citizenship for four ‘Mu Pa’ rescued from cave
The UN refugee agency on Thursday welcomed the move by the Thai government to grant citizenship to three boys and their football coach, who were recently rescued from a cave in Chiang Rai in an extraordinary operation led by Thai authorities.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
‘Yingluck did not flee UK; Dubai flight was pre-planned’
FORMER PRIME minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s flight from London to Dubai on Wednesday had nothing to do with the Thai government’s extradition request to the United Kingdom, a Pheu Thai Party source said yesterday.
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.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
The Thai heroes who aren’t
Now that the world knows that two of the Mu Pa boys, plus their coach, are stateless, it will be watching to see how swiftly the Thai government moves to grant them Thai citizenship. In today’s fractious world, nobody should be stateless; everybody should enjoy the protection of a government.
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 15:43
About 1,000 migrants sent home from Thailand
About 1,000 Cambodians allegedly working illegally in Thailand were arrested and deported after the Thai government declared an end to a grace period for labourers, a member of the official receiving committee at the border in Poipet said Monday.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:00
Making Thailand smarter nation with intelligent video
Milestone Systems hosts the first Milestone Community Learning Day in Thailand with prominent speeches from the Thai government agency and Thai IoT Association
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
TTM+ 2018 in Pattaya to support Eastern Fruit Corridor Project
The Thailand Travel Mart Plus Amazing Gateway to the Greater Mekong Sub region (TTM+), opening this year at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club in Pattaya from June 13 to 15, is perfectly timed to support the Thai government’s ambitious Eastern Fruit Corridor (EFC) project.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 06:49
Cambodia youth denies arrest, says he was just aiding Thai government
A Cambodia youth who was escorted to Thailand for questioning last week denied he had been arrested, but claimed he volunteered to assist in a cybercrime investigation relating to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
EU delegates informed about Thai fisheries sector efforts
DELEGATES from the European parliament were given a presentation on effective law enforcement and the impressive progress on labour rights protection in Thailand’s fisheries sector, as evidence of the Thai government’s true intention to achieve sustainability in the region’s fisheries sector.
Sat, 26 May 2018 01:00
Pig industry faces dilemma
THAILAND’S food safety standard is under threat as the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is putting pressure on the Thai government to lift an import ban on US pork, forcing Thailand to choose between securing $4.2 billion worth of trade deals and the health of consumers.