• Mon, 17 Sep 2018 17:30
    Four Hmong arrested in Sukhothai with 25 bags of meth pills
    Narcotics suppression police intercepted a pickup truck and a car with four alleged Hmong drug mules from Tak in Sukhothai on Sunday evening, and seized methamphetamine pills contained in 25 fertiliser bags.
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  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Phuket association makes plastic pledge
    As it prepares to host the inaugural PHIST (Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism) Forum 2018, the Phuket Hotels Association has achieved a major victory in its drive to secure a more sustainable future for Thailand’s most popular resort destination.
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:36
    Plastic ban makes a difference in Krabi marine park
    Thais have been full of praise online for tourists using traditional “pinto thao” food containers instead of plastic bags to take their picnic meals into Krabi’s Than Bok Khorani Marine National Park.
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  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 18:10
     Ryanair says to charge for carry-on suitcases
    London - Irish no-frills airline Ryanair, Europe's biggest carrier by passenger numbers, will start charging passengers for cabin bags that do not fit under seats from November 1, the company said.
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  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
    Amid rising threat Phetchaburi takes anti-flood measures
    SANDBAGS are being piled up along the banks of Phetchaburi River in Phetchaburi province’s economic zone as water levels are getting dangerously high.
  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:17
    Hazardous material found dumped in Samut Sakhon
    Police are trying to determine the origin of 13 large bags of aluminium dross found dumped at a Samut Sakhon roadside.
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  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:08
    New Zealand to ban single-use plastic bags
    Wellington - New Zealand became the latest country Friday to outlaw single-use plastic shopping bags, with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern saying they will be phased out over the next year as a "meaningful step" towards reducing pollution.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:35
    12 kg of marijuana found abandoned
    Bags containing 12 kilogrammes of marijuana were found on the side of a road in Rayong not far from a police checkpoint late Wednesday night.
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  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:38
    Pakistani and Indian bag snatchers arrested
    Police have arrested an Indian man and a Pakistani woman, who allegedly snatched two female Chinese tourists’ bags last weekend at Kata Beach.
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  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
    Man arrested ferrying more than Bt30m across Laos border in Mercedes-Benz
    A 55-YEAR-OLD Suphan Buri man has been arrested after Customs officials discovered 22 bags stuffed with money hidden in a car he was driving at the Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge border checkpoint in Nong Khai’s Muang district on Thursday evening.
  • Fri, 29 Jun 2018 12:22
    Mall Group goes plastic-bag-free July 3, discouraging use afterward
    The Mall Group estimates it will use six million fewer plastic bags on July 3, when it’s banning the items to commemorate International Plastic Bag Free Day.
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  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:59
    Dismembered body parts of woman found in bags
    The mutilated body of an unidentified woman was found on a remote road in Bangkok’s Klong Samwa district late on Friday, police said.
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  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:54
    Pattaya bag vendor arrested for intimidating Chinese tourists
    Pattaya police arrested a vendor on Tuesday night for allegedly intimidating Chinese tourists after they refused to buy his bags.
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  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:31
    Designer handbags, branded shoes, jewellery among items seized from Najib's 'safe house'
    Petaling Jaya - Luxury items such as designer handbags and branded shoes, as well as jewellery were among items carted away by police from the house in Precinct 10 allegedly connected to Najib Razak.
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  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
    IKEA Group to rid all single-use plastic items by January 1, 2020
    IKEA has committed to removing single-use plastic products from its home furnishing range globally by 1 January 2020, including plastic straws, plates, cups, freezer bags, garbage bags and plastic-coated paper plates and cups.
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