Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:40
Singapore govt to be given sweeping powers to deal with spread fake news
A parliamentary Select Committee has called for new laws that will grant the Singapore Government powers to swiftly disrupt the spread of online falsehoods, as part of a broad suite of measures to counter the scourge of fake news.
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
Don’t feed the birds? Why not?
Re: “Govt bans pigeon feeding”, National, September 19.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Agriculture initiative up for approval
Govt offering farmers incentives to join public-private scheme for mutual benefit
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:42
Govt bans pigeon feeding
Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration and other agencies to ban the feeding of wild pigeons, government spokesman Lt Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd said on Wednesday.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Govt to accelerate megaprojects as PPP
Two new laws to be passed before election for supervision of state enterprises
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Elections will be held on Feb 24, govt maintains
POLITICAL OBSERVERS REMAIN SCEPTICAL, CITING |THE JUNTA’S FLAWED RECORD OF KEEPING PROMISES
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Young pop idol under fire for hosting govt publicity show
A YOUNG SUPERSTAR has become the subject of a heated political debate and the target of attack for hosting a television show publicising the government’s achievements.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Warning over child addiction to eSports
Mental health department urges govt to rethink decision to recognise online gaming
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 15:54
Govt to help farmers grow 26m rai of income generating trees
The government will provide support to farmers to grow revenue-producing trees on their lands, said Agriculture Minister Surasak Karnjanarat on Saturday.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 15:05
Govt denies selling old-stock rubber, but will not take action to raise prices
Contrary to allegations by leading rubber farmers, the government has not instructed the Rubber Authority of Thailand to unload its old stockpile of third-grade rubber sheets onto the market, Government Spokesman Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said on Saturday.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Bangkok an enduring street-food hub
Govt’s increasing focus on hygiene and waste management expected to enhance the unique characteristics of Thai cuisine
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 19:45
Bangkok hosts govt reception for cave rescuers
Thousands of people will today attend the government’s grand reception at the Royal Plaza to thank all those involved in the search and rescue operations of 12 Wild Boar soccer players and their football coach assistant from the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai from June 23 to July 11.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 17:57
4 draft digtal laws ready for Cabinet as govt boosts cybersecurity
THE DIGITAL Economy and Society ministry (DE ministry) will submit four draft digital laws for Cabinet’s approval this month as a first step towards an official government announcement in the second half of next year.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:06
Agong cancels birthday celebrations, returns funds to govt
PETALING JAYA: The Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V on Thursday (Aug 30) cancelled the Sept 9 official birthday celebrations and the royal tea reception.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 15:34
Whistleblower accepts job offer: govt
Welfare scam whistleblower Panida Yospanya has been employed by the Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) and will start work soon, according to government spokesman Lt-Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd.