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May 22, 2015 9:13 pm

Prayut and junta still want 'happiness for people'

However, he also called for the public's cooperation and moral support to the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), as his junta is called. "The hope is to proceed with all matters in a..

May 22, 2015 8:31 pm

Thailand to review open sky policy

Transport Minister ACM Prajin Juntong said Friday that air traffic required the management of flight frequency at airports and air traffic control. The airspace starts to get congested, he..

May 22, 2015 6:53 pm

No delay in licence fee payment: NBTC

The decision was approved by six of the 10 NBTC members, who agreed with the opinions of the Office of the Attorney-General and the Office of Auditor-General.

May 22, 2015 6:44 pm

US envoy urges Myanmar Rohingya 'citizenship' to end exodus

"They should have a path to citizenship," Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told reporters in Yangon a day after talks with Myanmar leaders on the ongoing crisis, adding "the uncertainty..

May 22, 2015 6:35 pm

Chavalit denies 'Kra Canal deal'

During a press conference at his Pinprapakom residence, Chavalit said it was untrue he had signed the deal in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou on May 15. "I have to clarify this matter..

May 22, 2015 6:26 pm

Inheritance tax bill passed in final reading

Ten NLA members abstained. The bill imposes the tax rate of five per cent for the persons who receive inheritance worth at least Bt100 million.

May 22, 2015 5:58 pm

Eiffel Tower shut as staff walk out over pickpockets

The closure of one of the busiest tourist attractions in the French capital ahead of a long weekend recalls a similar strike at the Louvre museum in 2013 as staff protested often violent..

May 22, 2015 5:47 pm

EC submits eight-point proposal to CDC

EC chairman Supachai Somcharoen

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Stir-Fried Chicken with Cashew Nuts ( Gai Phat Met Mamuang )

Gai phat met mamuang does not feature prominently in Thai cuisine, but is, nevertheless, a very po

Savoury Bites ( Miang Kham )

Miang kham is a very popular tasty snack, with origins in both northern Thailand and Laos and is u

May 22, 2015 5:39 pm

Seven students in Khon Kaen arrested for protesting

The student activists were taken to be detained at the Sri Phatcharin Army Camp in the province.

May 22, 2015 5:35 pm

31 foreign companies approved in may

Of those 31 firms, 11 are new companies, indicating that more newcomers are considering investing in Thailand, the department says.

May 22, 2015 4:59 pm

Bt2.95 bn subsidies for palm oil

Kanit Likhitvidhayavuth, deputy secretary general of the Office of the Agricultural Economics as the spokesman of the committee, said that the purchases will start when oil palm kernel price is..

May 22, 2015 4:02 pm

English teacher arrested for making false bomb threat

The woman was identified as Panarat Nopphakhun. She made the claim after she was not allowed to carry a drinking water to board the flight. Her statement caused the flight to be delayed from 8:40..