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July 29, 2014 10:21 am

SET index opens up 7.61 pts, 0.49 pct

Thai composite stocks index (SET) opened on Tuesday at 1,545.74, up 7.61 points, or 0.49 per cent in line with most regional shares. Blue chip SET-50 index was at 1,033.86, up 5.59 points, or..

July 29, 2014 10:15 am

Press council meets on allegations against Manager Weekend

The National Council for Peace and Order alleged in one of its latest announcements that the magazine's latest edition published several articles with false information to try to discredit the..

July 29, 2014 9:47 am

Film director Peter Jackson releases Hobbit trailer

Fans have been clamouring to see a trailer for the movie, which will hit the big screen in December. Jackson posted the video clip on his Facebook page, saying: "I think one or two of you asked..

July 29, 2014 9:42 am

'Special envoy' Dr Somkid delivers NCPO's message to Chinese..

"Special envoy" Dr Somkid met Vice President Li Yuanchao, also a member of the Chinese Communist Party's Politburo, at the Great Hall of the People on Monday to convey the top-level letter. He also..

July 28, 2014 8:17 pm

Hat Yai taxi motorcyclist returns lost cash and passport to..

Kosol Khlaikhlai, 48, said that he wanted to return the bag to Talia Ulaf Yufer, 44, because he felt bad for the tourist and wanted to show that Thais are kind, sincere and helpful to others. Yufer..

July 28, 2014 6:42 pm

MH17 investigators turn back after 'explosions': Dutch

"They have returned in the direction of Donetsk," justice ministry spokeswoman Sentina van der Meer told AFP. "Explosions were heard, and they were warned by the locals." The Ukrainian military..

July 28, 2014 6:09 pm

Business group forecasts 7% growth

The retail sector now could see full-year growth of between 6 and 7 per cent. However, the TRA urged the military's ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to stimulate the economy..

July 28, 2014 5:53 pm

Despite first-half dip, export growth could hit 3.5% target

The ministry yesterday officially reported that first-half exports were valued at US$112.7 billion, a slight drop from the first six months of 2013. But June posted export growth for the first time..

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July 28, 2014 5:48 pm

Impeachment of Yingluck likely to go ahead, anti-graft body..

Sansern Poljieak, the NACC secretary-general, said although there was no constitutional provision on impeachment in the current charter, the NACC Act is still in effect and the NLA is authorised to..

July 28, 2014 4:51 pm

Cross-border payment link established with Hong Kong

Through the system, Thai banks can utilise the link as an efficient and secure alternative to settle their US dollar and Thai baht (THB) foreign exchange transactions and as a reliable mechanism..

July 28, 2014 4:16 pm

Suthep gets 15 days to file legal defence for PDRC trespass..

The ministry has demanded compensation of Bt536,986 for damage caused after thenPDRC chief Suthep - who is currently known as Phra Suthep - led protesters when they entered several of its..

July 28, 2014 3:46 pm

Tea Banh to meet Prayuth Tuesday

Tea Banh is scheduled to meet Prayuth at the Army headquarters at 2 pm before returning to Cambodia at 3 pm. The Nation