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Thai exports 'could be hit'
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Nopporn Thepsithar, chairman of the Thai National Shippers Council, said the terror attacks in France would slow the global recovery, as they would hit popular sentiment.full story...
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Free calls to France
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Thai mobile phone operators have offered assistance to customers who are in France following the deadly attacks in Paris.full story...
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THAI operates normal flights to and from Paris
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Prathana Pattanasiri, Thai Airways' vice president of aviation safety, security and standards, announced yesterday that due to the terror attacks in Paris, the French government has raised its safety alert to the top standard.full story...
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'We must stand up to those who want us to kneel'
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
FRENCH ambassador to Thailand Gilles Garachon, speaking at a mourning ceremony last night, urged his compatriots to stand up against terrorism.full story...
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Attacks tipped to hit global trade; BOT watching markets
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
BANK of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob has described the Paris terrorist attacks as a new risk that could be repeated at anytime.full story...
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Social media flooded with emotion, shows of support
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
ON Friday night, there were terror attacks across Paris. A concert hall, a restaurant and the national stadium were targeted.full story...
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Thai student in Paris hid in basement near attack
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
A THAI student living in Paris has recounted the horror of being just 200 metres from a restaurant when it was attacked by terrorists. He now feels unsafe and wants to come home.full story...
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'An act of war by IS'
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Islamic state claims responsibility, warning France will not live peacefully if it took part in coalition raids in Syriafull story...
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Seeking a better Asean
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 14:51:00 GMT
Dear readers, Thank you for joining this poll. Our region, better known as Asean or the Association of Southeast Asian nations, is set to reach a historical milestone on Dec 31, 2015, when the Asean Economic Community (AEC) comes into being. In the years to come, some experts believe, this will transform this region of 625 million people into the world's fourth largest economy. The Straits Times and its media partner the Asia News Network (ANN) would like to take this opportunity to find out your views on the 48-year-old regional grouping.full story...
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More than 120 people killed in Paris 'terror' attacks
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 00:54:00 GMT
PARIS, Nov 14, 2015 (AFP) - Gunmen killed more than 120 people in a wave of attacks across Paris on Friday, shouting "Allahu akbar" as they massacred scores of diners and concert-goers and launched suicide attacks outside the national stadium.full story...
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Major cleanup of Saen Saeb Canal approved
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
THE BANGKOK Metropolitan Administration will receive almost Bt7 billion under a two-year plan to clean up Saen Saeb Canal backed by the Cabinet.full story...
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14 arrested in major drug operation
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
POLICE HAVE seized more than 1 million amphetamine pills and arrested 14 alleged offenders in four drugs cases.full story...
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Blast kills 4 Pattani defence volunteers
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Bombing distresses 'strong' community in troubled southfull story...
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Harmonisation of three major healthcare schemes best bet for now, Suwit says
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
EFFORTS ARE ongoing to cut down on inequalities between the country's three key healthcare schemes and harmonise them as much as possible.full story...
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Army set to sue over Rajabhakti Park scandal
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
THE ARMY is planning to sue people involved in alleged irregularities in the Rajabhakti Park project, an informed source said yesterday.full story...
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Landless farmers' rally ends in fight with locals
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
ABOUT 100 landless farmers rallied outside Krabi Airport yesterday demanding that they be allowed to go back to the land they were living on, but they ended up clashing with locals working and living near the aviation facility.full story...
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PM asks Thai envoys to help explain political situations
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:12:00 GMT
Thailand places great importance on cooperation with foreign countries particularly Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, and will walk together with them, leaving no one behind, Prime Minister Prayut Chanocha said on Friday.full story...
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New app puts info on cultural attractions at fingertips
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
KEY INFORMATION about Thailand's cultural destinations will be at people's fingertips thanks to the just-launched "Thai Culture" mobile app.full story...
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Inventor and researcher win the awards
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
American Mower, Briton Marmot chosen for contributions to healthcarefull story...
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Bangkok bomb suspects, identified as Uighurs, set to be indicted
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
THE MILITARY Court's prosecutors are expected to next week indict two suspects accused of involvement in the two bomb explosions in Bangkok in August, the lawyer of one of the suspects said yesterday.full story...
 
Headline ImagePM voices condolences, tightens security
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
THAILAND yesterday conveyed its condolences and expressed shock and deep sadness over the deadly attacks in Paris on Friday night, which left at least 127 people dead.full story...
Headline ImageThai student in Paris hid in basement near attack
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
A THAI student living in Paris has recounted the horror of being just 200 metres from a restaurant when it was attacked by terrorists. He now feels unsafe and wants to come home.full story...
Headline ImageAttacks tipped to hit global trade; BOT watching markets
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
BANK of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob has described the Paris terrorist attacks as a new risk that could be repeated at anytime.full story...
Headline Image'We must stand up to those who want us to kneel'
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
FRENCH ambassador to Thailand Gilles Garachon, speaking at a mourning ceremony last night, urged his compatriots to stand up against terrorism.full story...
Headline ImageTHAI operates normal flights to and from Paris
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
Prathana Pattanasiri, Thai Airways' vice president of aviation safety, security and standards, announced yesterday that due to the terror attacks in Paris, the French government has raised its safety alert to the top standard.full story...
Headline ImageMalaysian student in Paris: Everyone is panicking, everyone is scared
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 04:48:00 GMT
PETALING JAYA: The environment in Paris is tense with the city in the grip of fear, said a Malaysian student studying in the French capital.full story...
Headline ImageSek says no Thai casualties in Paris attacks
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 04:36:00 GMT
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Sek Wannamethee said there was no Thais among casualties in attacks in Paris on Friday evening.full story...
Headline ImageParis attacks: Targets range from a pizzeria to the Stade de France
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 04:03:00 GMT
PARIS (AFP) - The string of coordinated attacks in and around Paris late Friday left more than 120 people dead, in the worst such violence in France's history.full story...
Headline ImageParis' Bataclan theatre: from music venue to killing ground
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 03:51:00 GMT
PARIS (AFP) - More than a hundred people were gunned down at the Bataclan theatre in Paris late Friday during a concert by the US band Eagles of Death Metal.full story...
Headline ImageFrench witness relates 'bloodbath' at packed concert venue
Sat, 14 Nov 2015 01:56:00 GMT
PARIS (AFP) - A French radio reporter who was inside the Bataclan theatre that came under attack Friday gave a harrowing account of the "10 horrific minutes" when black-clothed gunmen wielding AK-47s entered and fired calmly and randomly at hundreds of screaming concertgoers.full story...
Headline ImagePM asks Thai envoys to help explain political situations
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:12:00 GMT
Thailand places great importance on cooperation with foreign countries particularly Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, and will walk together with them, leaving no one behind, Prime Minister Prayut Chanocha said on Friday.full story...
Headline ImageFilm studio GTH to disband
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 09:06:00 GMT
Thailand's leading film production GMM Tai Hub (GTH) Co today announced that it would be disbanding effective December 31.full story...
Headline ImageWorld leaders laud Myanmar election as Suu Kyi secures majority
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:02:00 GMT
Yangon - The party of democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi has won a majority in Myanmar's parliament, the election commission said on Friday, giving it enough seats to elect its chosen candidate to the presidency when the new legislature convenes next year.full story...
Headline ImageFour killed, four others injured in Pattani bomb attack
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 06:13:00 GMT
Four village defence volunters were killed and four other injured when insurgents detonated a homemade bomb hidden under the volunteers' security booth.full story...
Headline ImageRed-shirt leader offers to work with govt
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 18:00:00 GMT
A RED-SHIRT leader in Ubon Ratchathani yesterday promised to work with the government in restoring peace in society and helping to develop the country.full story...
Headline Image4G licence auction nets Bt80 billion after 33 hours
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:46:00 GMT
AFTER MORE than 33 hours of marathon bidding spread over two days, Advanced Wireless Network (AWN) of Advanced Info Service (AIS) and True Move H Universal Communication of True Corp emerged as winners of 4G-1800MHz licences, with their combined bid amounting to Bt80.778 billion.full story...
Headline Image4G meeting resumes at 6.30pm
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 11:12:00 GMT
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission changed its decision not to adjourn the 4G auction tomorrow.full story...
Headline ImageBOT expects continued economic fluctuations, governor says
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 10:07:00 GMT
Bank of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob says the BOT will continue to monitor fluctuations in the economic system due to the increasing divergence of monetary policies in the major economies, while fluctuations in global money markets could be more violent next year.full story...
Headline ImageMyanmar military offer olive branch as Suu Kyi poll win nears
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 09:34:00 GMT
YANGON (AFP) - Myanmar's military establishment pledged Thursday to ensure a smooth transition of power as Aung San Suu Kyi's pro-democracy party stood on the verge of a crushing election win.full story...
Headline ImageCulture Ministry launches Thai Culture Mobile app
Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:33:00 GMT
The Culture Ministry on Thursday launched Thai Culture Mobile app to provide information on more than 70,000 cultural tourist destination sites.full story...
 
 
 
 
 
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