Myanmar student tops cursive contest

Myanmar student tops cursive contest

A 12-year old-boy from Myanmar, who was born and raised in Thailand, won the Thai language handwriting competition for primary school level to mark National Thai Language Day yesterday.

Myanmar student tops cursive contest

Committee to Be Formed to Address Problems Concerning Human Rights

Committee to Be Formed to Address Problems Concerning Human Rights

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) is in the process of establishing a committee to address problems concerning human rights.

Committee to Be Formed to Address Problems Concerning Human Rights

Somkid meets Chinese leaders

Somkid meets Chinese leaders

General Prayuth Chan-ocha, chief of the ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), presented a personal message of friendship and cooperation to China’s President Xi Jinping through his adviser Somkid Jatusripitak.

Somkid meets Chinese leaders

Warring family makes peace

Warring family makes peace

Thammawattana family signs pact under watchful eye of the court

Warring family makes peace

Junta’s anti-graft moves welcome, but not all will be happy

Junta’s anti-graft moves welcome, but not all will be happy

The provisional Constitution, which went into effect on July 22, has made the country’s future slightly clearer, especially when it comes to the next elected government once a permanent charter is in place.

Junta’s anti-graft moves welcome, but not all will be happy

Samet tourist association sues PTTGC for Bt1 billion

Samet tourist association sues PTTGC for Bt1 billion

Also wants court to order firm to draw up plans to rehabilitate area

Samet tourist association sues PTTGC for Bt1 billion

Jobless rate continues to rise to 1.1%

Jobless rate continues to rise to 1.1%

Unemployment continued to increase to 1.1% in June, with university graduates making up the largest group, according to official statistics.

Jobless rate continues to rise to 1.1%

SET down 6.49 to 1,537.36 at noon

SET down 6.49 to 1,537.36 at noon

The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index closed down 6.49 points to 1,537.36 points at noon on Monday.

SET down 6.49 to 1,537.36 at noon

Abhisit, Suthep appear before court

Abhisit, Suthep appear before court

Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his former deputy Suthep Thaugsuban, who is currently in the monkhood, on Monday reported to the Criminal Court for verification of documents and evidence in a case filed against them by the prosecution in connection with the military crackdown on United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) protesters in 2010.

Abhisit, Suthep appear before court

SET up 1.61 to 1,545.46 points

SET up 1.61 to 1,545.46 points

Thai stocks opened up 0.10 at the start of trade this morning.

SET up 1.61 to 1,545.46 points