Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:59:36
Prawit refuses to instruct officials over extradition efforts
Deputy PM General Prawit Wongsuwan said on Thursday that he has not instructed officials in regard to the extradition efforts against the fugitive former PM Yingluck Shinawatra as they would face Article 157 for negligence of duty if they failed to perform their duties.
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:40:39
New act ‘impedes NHRC’s powers to perform its duties’
A legislation watchdog has warned that the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will have less power to investigate rights violations under the new NHRC Act.
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 06:44:31
US hits Vietnam with huge duties on steel made with Chinese material
The United States on Tuesday imposed huge duties on some steel imports from Vietnam, saying they were produced with Chinese material already subject to retaliatory penalties.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:56:08
Prawit tells ministers to go on front foot to counter false information
Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan has instructed fellow Cabinet members to use an offensive strategy in performing their duties, as there was an ongoing attempt to discredit government officials by disseminating false information.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 09:22:52
Britain's Prince Charles steps up as Queen steps back
On Remembrance Sunday, Prince Charles will lay Queen Elizabeth II's wreath honouring Britain's war dead as she watches on -- a rare public symbol of the 91-year-old gradually scaling back her duties.
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:04:28
Police commended for ‘highly satisfactory performance’ in funeral period
National police deputy chief General Dechnarong Suticharnbancha on Friday praised police officers for performing their duties in providing security, keeping order and directing traffic so that Thursday’s Royal Cremation Ceremony could proceed without major problems.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Malaysian coconut company seeks uniform Asean policies
THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR of a successful coconut-product company in Malaysia has called for rationalisation of Asean government policies and duties to allow businesses to flourish.
Sat, 09 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Indonesia reports Australia to WTO over paper duties
Indonesia has filed a formal complaint with the World Trade Organisation over Australia’s import duties on Indonesian paper.
Sat, 05 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Royal duties and unbridled love
A new exhibition and book showcase the life and times of Prince Chakrabongse Bhuvanath
Thu, 06 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Police reform panel’s first duties clear enough
Citing a need for better wages, the Constitution lays the foundation for an assault on corruption
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:26:01
Governor cleared in underage sex scandal returns to work
Suebsak Iamwichan, who has been cleared of allegations he was involved in a forced underage prostitution scandal, will officially resume his duties as Mae Hong Son governor on June 19.
Mon, 22 May 2017 01:00:00
Making failure fun by daring to experiment
WHEN I was in college, I had a summer job in a factory and one of my duties was to stack the finished goods on a pallet for transport and then shrink-wrap the pallet with a heat gun.
Thu, 04 May 2017 22:53:41
Britain's Prince Philip, 95, to retire from public duties
LONDON - Britain's Prince Philip, the 95-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire from public engagements later this year, Buckingham Palace said Thursday in a surprise announcement.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 01:00:00
Bangladesh calls for trade talks
BANGLADESH has called on the Thai government to schedule the next meeting of the two countries’ Joint Trade Committee for June, as there remain a wide range of trade issues to discuss, notably high Thai import duties on Bangladeshi products.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:00:00
Indonesia lodges complaint over US biodiesel dumping duties
TRADE Minister Enggartiasto Lukita has said the government has already submitted a complaint to the WTO over a petition issued by the US Department of Commerce and the US International Trade Commission to impose anti-dumping and countervailing duties on imports of biodiesel from Indonesia.