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August 3, 2015 9:32 pm

UN adopts resolution to fight wildlife poaching

The General Assembly resolution was the first of its kind but not legally binding. Still, it reflects worldwide opposition to illegal hunting. The assembly expressed concern over what it called a..

August 3, 2015 6:49 pm

Princess to be presented with award for her creativity

The WIPO Award for Creative Excellence will be presented by Francis Gurry, director general of WIPO, who will be granted an audience with the Princess on August 27, said Commerce Minister Chatchai..

August 3, 2015 6:46 pm

Age of the Chinasaurs

China, which has become a treasure trove of dinosaur fossil findings, can claim global supremacy in the area of dinosaur discoveries. This is thanks to the widespread construction work that has..

August 3, 2015 6:43 pm

Court rejects Wattana's petition over travel bans

Sophon Boonkul, deputy chief of the court, said Monday that all NCPO announcements are constitutional and legally binding, citing Article 47 of the provisional constitution. Wattana's attorney,..

August 3, 2015 6:38 pm

Wissanu says no to 'reform before election'

"People can voice their opinion. The government has the obligation to stick to its road map commitment. If there is any situation that causes us to deviate from the obligations, it would be..

August 3, 2015 5:39 pm

Society opposes Communal Forest bill

PMove protesters, led by Northern Region Farmer Union president Direk Khongnguen, gathered outside Government House Monday. The bill is being considered in the second reading by the National..

August 3, 2015 5:22 pm

Over 100 dead in India floods

More than 4 million people in 10,000 villages were affected in the states of West Bengal, Orissa and Manipur after cyclone Komen struck the region on Thursday. Forty-eight people were killed in..

August 3, 2015 4:59 pm

Inflation target for 2015 to be lowered, due to impact of..

The ministry reported that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) continued weakening in July by 1.05 per cent year on year. Month-on-month inflation was down by 0.07 per cent, the first contraction in six..

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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

August 3, 2015 4:56 pm

Retail LPG price to drop by Bt1 per kilo, govt panel..

The cut, which will take effect Tuesday, was made possible by the committee's decision Monday to reduce the LPG contribution to the Oil Fund by 15 satang per kilogram to 92 satang, from Bt1.07 per..

August 3, 2015 4:20 pm

Bitcoin exchange CEO manipulated data dozens of times: media

The fresh allegation against France-born Karpeles, 30, follows his arrest Saturday by Tokyo police, more than a year after the once-dominant exchange collapsed in the wake of fraud..

August 3, 2015 3:55 pm

US seeks help for Myanmar flood victims

In a statement released today, it said that flooding continues to affect hundreds of thousands of people across Myanmar. "The US Embassy is coordinating with humanitarian partners to assess the..

August 3, 2015 3:16 pm

Greek shares fall by 23% on opening

The president of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission, Costas Botopoulos, told Skai television that he expected heavy losses on the first day of trading after such a long closure. "The stock..