Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Amid job-loss rumours over paraquat ban, minister says PM still backs him
DEPUTY AGRICULTURE Minister Wiwat Salyakamthorn has shrugged off rumours about his possible loss of a Cabinet portfolio over his fight against paraquat and other farm chemicals and says the prime minister supports him.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 10:56
China launches online platform to crack down on rumors
A national-level platform to alert the public about online rumors and refute slander was launched in Beijing Wednesday.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 19:29
Abhisit denies defection rumours
Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva has dismissed speculation that at least a dozen former MPs from his party are going to join a new political group that is pro-junta.
Sun, 01 Jul 2018 19:47
Footballers not yet found, says governor in dispelling rumours
Chiang Rai Governor Narongsak Osottanakorn on Sunday denied rumours that the rescue team have found the missing 12 members and their assistant coach of Mu Pa Academy FC believed to be trapped inside Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district since June 23.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:00
Revenue chief scotches VAT rise talk
THE new chief of the Revenue Department plans to add artificial intelligence (AI) to the agency’s arsenal for tax collection and has dismissed rumours of a planned increase in the value-added tax (VAT) rate.
Sun, 27 May 2018 10:25
PTT to sue websites spreading rumours about company
Petroleum giant PTT Plc plans to take legal action against people behind websites suspected to have spread damaging rumours about the company, a senior executive disclosed on Sunday.
Sat, 12 May 2018 09:04
Malaysia's Najib to take 'short break' as flight rumours swirl
Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak said Saturday he was going to take a "short break" after his shock election loss as speculation mounted the scandal-hit ex-leader was due to jet out of the country.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00
No forced bank mergers, finance chief says, dousing market rumours
KRUNGTHAI BANK and TMB Bank will not be forced to merge, said Finance Minister Apisak Tantivorawong yesterday, hosing down speculation that the majority state-owned lenders are the first targets of fresh tax incentives aimed at encouraging mergers in the banking sector.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 11:02
Schoolgirls will get HPV vaccine as rumours of shortage denied
Contrary to circulating rumours, there was no shortage of the vaccine against human papilloma virus (HPV) needed for shots for Prathom 5 schoolgirls nationwide, according to Atthaporn Limpanyalert, a National Health Security Office (NHSO) spokesperson.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:00
China will give information on Kim Jong Un visit rumours 'in due course'
Beijing - China said on Tuesday it would release information on rumours that Kim Jong Un or another high-level North Korean official paid a visit to Beijing "in due course".
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 01:00
Don’t double-tax foreign residents
I have heard rumours that the Thai government now wants to charge foreigners who live in Thailand tax on the money they have already earned and/or bring into (wire transfer) the country to live on. So far I have been unable to locate any newsworthy articles relating to this rumour.
Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:35
ITD denies rumours Premchai is absconding
The legal team of Italian-Thai Development Public Company Limited has dismissed reports that its president Premchai Karnasuta was on the run in the wake of a poaching scandal.
Tue, 20 Feb 2018 04:00
BOT prepares for mobile banking agents
Central bank rejects online rumours of new licences as small loans permitted.
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:28
Manchester United boss Mourinho slams Pogba 'lies'
Manchester - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has angrily insisted that rumours his relationship with Paul Pogba has broken down are "lies".
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00
Pressure mounts against Premchai amid rumours
Police deny speculation mogul has fled country but tighten border controls