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January 31, 2015 4:16 pm

Panasonic closes TV plant in China, to sell Mexican factory:..

he Japanese electronics giant was forced to pull the plug on local production in the two countries due to a sharp decline in TV prices in North America and China, the Nikkei newspaper said. The..

January 31, 2015 4:13 pm

US state delays seven executions to secure new drugs

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (DRC) said it had put a hold on the executions while it secured new lethal injection drugs. Earlier this month, the department revised its drug..

January 31, 2015 4:12 pm

Alibaba's Ma meets top China regulator after fakes row

The meeting Friday between Ma and State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) director Zhang Mao may signal a de-escalation of the dispute, which saw the regulator deliver an..

January 31, 2015 4:12 pm

Merkel rules out debt reduction for Greece

"There has already been voluntary debt forgiveness by private creditors, banks have already slashed billions from Greeceā€™s debt," Merkel said in an interview with the Hamburger Abendblatt..

January 31, 2015 4:08 pm

UN chief backs regional African force to fight Boko Haram

"I welcome the decision of the AU and regional countries to establish an MJTF (Multinational Joint Task Force) against Boko Haram," he told reporters during an African Union summit being held in..

January 30, 2015 9:35 pm

Prayut seeks time to make Kingdom stronger, rejects outside..

During his weekly TV programme aired Friday night, Prayut said the country had cooperated with the global community in hundreds of international peacekeeping missions over the past several decades,..

January 30, 2015 8:22 pm

Asia-Pacific commit to ending AIDS by 2030

The commitment was announced at the three-day meeting in Bangkok to review progress toward implementing transformative reforms on HIV prevention, treatment, care and support agreed to by national..

January 30, 2015 5:50 pm

Nattawut reports to First Army Region

Nattawut surrendered himself to the military at 1st Army Region headquarters in Bangkok at 9am Friday. He was released after about an hour and returned home. The former deputy commerce minister..

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January 30, 2015 5:25 pm

Udomdej to summon more critics

"If they still offer opinions or act in a way to create chaos, or don't understand [what we are doing], we need to invite them," he said. Udomdej insisted that the summons were simply..

January 30, 2015 5:21 pm

PM vows legal action against those threatening violence to..

The premier referred to politicians who said they would stage rallies and violence against the government to stop reconciliation, and would create violence like that experienced in the..

January 30, 2015 4:17 pm

New Hotels.com campaign for Thailand

Named after the traditional Thai welcome gesture, the "Wai Thailand" campaign invites Thais of all ages and occupations - as well as past and potential future visitors - to submit their own "wai"..

January 30, 2015 4:00 pm

TV celebrity Sorrayuth charged in court

Sorrayuth and his firm executive, Montha Thiradet, were charged in the Criminal Court at 1 pm. The two were released on bail after posting assets worth Bt1 million each as a guarantee. They were..