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March 6, 2015 6:25 pm

Tax amnesty planned for SMEs, says Sommai

He expects the amnesty will result in some 80 per cent of the country's 2.75 million SMEs entering the tax system. The Finance Ministry has already launched six measures to support SMEs and..

March 6, 2015 6:22 pm

UNESCO condemns IS destruction of ancient Iraq city as 'war..

"I condemn with the strongest force the destruction of the site at Nimrud," Irina Bokova said in a statement. She said she had already spoken with the heads of the UN Security Council and..

March 6, 2015 5:31 pm

Japanese man pleads for action in search for killer of his..

Yasuaki Kawashita, 66, met Friday with Cabinet secretarygeneral Wilas Aroonsri to demand that the culprit be brought to justice. His daughter, Tomoko, was found dead at Sukhothai Historical..

March 6, 2015 4:47 pm

Buddhism reform panel disbanded

The committee's chairman Paiboon Nititawan announced at a press conference that his committee had already completed its study on Buddhism-related problems and submitted it to NRC chairman Thienchay..

March 6, 2015 3:05 pm

Astronomers view four images of a supernova, in a first

Although multiple likenesses have been created by light-deflecting galaxies and active black holes before, so many versions of one supernova have never been produced by the optical effect. The..

March 6, 2015 2:33 pm

Nurse association cries foul over using of nurse uniform in..

The association alleged that the bar had its waitresses and receptionists dressed in nurse uniforms, and thus damaging reputation of the profession. The Nation

March 6, 2015 2:11 pm

Key junta member welcomes two-year ban

Referring to the earlier comment by junta leader and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, he said the junta had no intention to hold on to power. The junta-appointed Constitution Drafting..

March 6, 2015 2:04 pm

China's smog 'could be beaten in 10 years'

"Some experts said China might have to spend 30 years to fight the haze, like the lessons of London’s Great Smog in 1952, but joint efforts nationwide might cut the time to 10 years," said..

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March 6, 2015 1:36 pm

Borwornsak to update NRC of draft charter Tuesday

Borwornsak said he will use the NRC meeting Tuesday to also inform the public of the progress of the charter drafting. The Nation

March 6, 2015 12:53 pm

Mars ocean was bigger than the Arctic: NASA

The new research, providing estimates on the quantity of water on the Red Planet, is based upon detailed observations of two slightly different forms of water in Mars’ atmosphere, and was..

March 6, 2015 12:35 pm

Death-row Nigerian says last goodbye to Indonesian lover

Raheem Agbaje Salami, 42, was taken on Wednesday from a prison in East Java to a prison island off the southern coast of Java where he is due to be executed with up to nine other inmates this..

March 6, 2015 12:17 pm

Myanmar police charge 14 garment workers as protests gather..

The workers, eight men and six women, face jail if convicted. They were arrested on Wednesday after blocking roads to the commercial hub of Yangon in a protest over wages, the Global New Light of..