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May 28, 2015 4:45 pm

Prayut dismisses speculation Pridiyathorn would be removed..

He said Pridiyathorn was working effectively as the economic team leader.

May 28, 2015 4:38 pm

Prayut promises to shorten weekly TV programme

He said his staffs are considering a proper time slot for the address. Currently, his weekly TV programme is aired at 8:30 pm every Friday.

May 28, 2015 4:11 pm

Thailand seeks discussion with aviation regulators

He is scheduled to brief the chief of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) in Montreal on Thailand’s actions and progress in addressing airline safety regulations. Then, he..

May 28, 2015 3:58 pm

Share unloading necessary: Finance Minister

He said the ministry holds shares in a large number of companies but could not generate revenue from the holding. Proceeds from the shares would help reduce the public debt. He also insisted..

May 28, 2015 3:32 pm

BOT governor dismisses appointment rumour

There was a rumour that he would join the team, which is now headed by MR Pridiyathorn Devakula. The governor also extended his sympathy to all in the team, saying that they are shouldering..

May 28, 2015 3:27 pm

Bangladesh to set up courts to try people smugglers

Law and Justice Minister Anisul Huq said a court would be established in each of the country’s provinces following a recent spike in trafficking of Bangladeshis and Rohingya from neighbouring..

May 28, 2015 3:04 pm

158 people in Ubon Ratchathani under close watch for..

Officials said the 158 people have been given medicine against the bacterial disease and will be under close watch by the Ubon Ratchathani disease control office.

May 28, 2015 2:28 pm

Muslim community in Krabi protests against Bt20-million pig..

Their leader said nearly all of the residents of the village are Muslims so the fear that the 100-rai pig farm would affect them. They also voice concern that wasted water from the farm would..

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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

May 28, 2015 2:07 pm

Myanmar postpones telecom tax on top-up charges

The three telecom companies recently announced that under the new telecom tax law, mobile phone users would have to pay a 5 per cent tax on top-up cards from June 1. Their clients have voiced..

May 28, 2015 1:14 pm

Six former PAD leaders jailed two years for occupying..

The six included Chamlong Srimuang and Sondhi Limthongkul. They were initially given two-year jail term each but the term was commuted by one third. The six were released on bail after posting..

May 28, 2015 12:46 pm

Malaysia believes 139 bodies in migrant graves: minister

"Based on the size of the graves, and after the area was cleared... we have a clearer indication -- single grave, single person," Deputy Home Affairs Minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar told..