Former local leader slain in Pattani

Former local leader slain in Pattani

A former assistant village chief was shot dead in Pattani’s Mayo district early Thursday, police said.

Former local leader slain in Pattani

SET down 7.53 points at opening

SET down 7.53 points at opening

Thai stocks opened down 0.50% at the start of trade this morning.

SET down 7.53 points at opening

Thailand – Pacific Island Countries Forum

Thailand – Pacific Island Countries Forum

Thailand will host the first Thailand – Pacific Island Countries Forum at the Sukosol Hotel in Bangkok on 9-10 August 2014.

Thailand – Pacific Island Countries Forum

Heavy new penalties await overstayers in Thailand

Heavy new penalties await overstayers in Thailand

AUTHORITIES will bar visitors who overstay their visas from returning to Thailand for between one year and a whole decade. The longer the overstay period, the longer will be the re-entry ban. Starting from August 29, the ban will be imposed on any foreigner found to have overstayed his or her visa or visa-exemption period. The Immigration Bureau decided to mete out such tough punishment after …

Heavy new penalties await overstayers in Thailand

China talks over new rice deal

China talks over new rice deal

Thailand is in talks with China to sell 1 million tonnes of rice through a government-to-government (G-to-G) deal and vows to secure more sales through similar contracts with buyers including Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia and countries in Africa and the Middle East.

China talks over new rice deal

Travel insurance available to tourists

Travel insurance available to tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in conjunction with four local insurance companies will offer online travel insurance to encourage international tourism in Thailand.

Travel insurance available to tourists

Military officials to dominate National Legislative Assembly

Military officials to dominate National Legislative Assembly

Up to 140 of NLA’s 220 members to be from armed forces : source

Military officials to dominate National Legislative Assembly

NCPO slammed for terminating some funds

NCPO slammed for terminating some funds

A FORMER Pheu Thai MP yesterday criticised the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) for aborting several funds initiated by the Yingluck Shinawatra government, saying they were useful and even needed in case of emergency.

NCPO slammed for terminating some funds

Thai food chain in KL eyes Australia

Thai food chain in KL eyes Australia

A popular Thai restaurant chain in Malaysia is targeting Australia as its first overseas expansion project.

Thai food chain in KL eyes Australia

Reconciliation Process Cited as Successful in Reducing Conflict in Thai Society

Reconciliation Process Cited as Successful in Reducing Conflict in Thai Society

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has cited its reconciliation process as successful, as reflected in the significant decrease in conflicts over the past two months.

Reconciliation Process Cited as Successful in Reducing Conflict in Thai Society