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November 27, 2015 9:22 am

 LG Display plans multi-billion OLED plant

Total investment in the plant, to be built in Paju near the border with North Korea, is expected to top 10 trillion won ($8.7 billion), the company said. Expenditure in the first stage has been..

November 27, 2015 7:33 am

Putin, Hollande agree to coordinate on IS fight but..

Putin indicated France and Russia would swap data to help identify IS targets in Syria, as opposed to other groups opposed to the country’s leader, Bashar al-Assad. The two countries agreed..

November 27, 2015 7:29 am

MH17 victims to get Dutch memorial at Schiphol

The national monument will comprise 298 trees, one for each of the victims of the ill-fated flight, the MH17 Disaster Foundation said in a statement. "The next-of-kin have expressed the..

November 27, 2015 7:26 am

Two men arrested in Berlin suspected of preparing 'serious..

The two individuals, aged 28 and 46, had been "in contact with the Islamist movement," police spokeswoman Patricia Braemer said. The police gave no further details, other than to say no arms or..

November 27, 2015 7:23 am

Man jumps White House fence, triggering lockdown

He was quickly stopped by Secret Service agents after breaching a barricade and jumping over the fence on the North Lawn that was recently refitted with seven-inch (18-centimeter) spikes to make it..

November 27, 2015 7:21 am

Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000: UNICEF

AIDS is the number one cause of death among adolescents aged 10 to 19 in Africa and the second leading cause of death among adolescents globally, the United Nations children’s agency said in its..

November 26, 2015 6:41 pm

NLA debates drafts to regulate begging

Assembly member Monthian Boontan, who proposed the new law, said the existing 75-year-old regulation for beggars was not adequate to cover changing circumstances and had become outdated. The..

November 26, 2015 6:39 pm

NHA governor sacked 'for benefit of agency'

After the board meeting, board president Pichit Akrathit told reporters that Krissada Raksakul's termination was decided for the benefit of the organisation and to prevent any impact on the NHA..

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Bang Luang Market

In 1903, Chinese immigrants set up this market on the western bank of Tha Chin River in Nakhon Pat

Nang Lerng Market

Officially launched on March 29, 1900 in Bangkok, this market has a long history and many time-tes

November 26, 2015 6:27 pm

Hunt for seven others 'involved in plot'

Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda confirmed that a movement plotting to create unrest really existed and that police were investigating to determine its possible links with other people. "Anyone..

November 26, 2015 5:45 pm

Amlo starts freezing assets of lesemajeste suspects

The case involves fortuneteller Suriyan "Mor Yong" Sujaritpolwong and Major Prakrom Warunprapa, both of whom died while in custody, as well as Jirawong Wattanathewasilp, Suriyan's secretary,..

November 26, 2015 5:36 pm

Thai summit to spotlight Myanmar, Bangladesh over migrant..

Tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled western Myanmar in recent years, joined increasingly by Bangladeshis escaping poverty, on dangerous and often fatal sea journeys through the Bay of..

November 26, 2015 5:31 pm

Thailand, Iran target bilateral trade of $1.2 bn within 3..

After meeting with key economic ministries - Trade, Petroleum, Roads and Urban Development, and Industry - in Tehran, Deputy Commerce Minister Suvit Maesincee said the two countries had great..