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January 29, 2015 5:35 pm

THAI bans ivory cargo on all flights

"THAI has joined in the fight against the trade of ivory. We don’t support publicising ivory products through our communication channels," said Poonsak Chumchuay, THAI managing director, Cargo..

January 29, 2015 12:01 pm

Most Thais still support martial law enforcement: survey

The survey was carried out among 1,219 people nationwide on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Nation

January 29, 2015 11:50 am

50-year-old woman stopped from trying to block PM's..

Prayut did not stop his car but looked out at the woman, who was later identified as Pinan Phumwarin. Officials later accepted her letter of complaint after she threatened to set herself on fire...

January 29, 2015 11:27 am

Finance Ministry to allocate budget to pay Bt80-90bn debt..

Sommai said the accumulating debt of the BMTA must be tackled within the Prayut government's tenure before it leads into a financial crisis in the future. The Nation

January 29, 2015 11:20 am

PM chairs meeting of permanent secretaries at Agriculture..

Permanent Secretary for Agriculture Chawalit Chukhajorn said his ministry would seek cooperation from other ministries during the meeting to better help farmers and manage resources and..

January 29, 2015 10:15 am

Moderate earthquake rattles Northern California

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the earthquake caused light shaking. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The earthquake’s epicentre was under the Pacific..

January 28, 2015 6:44 pm

Apple shares surge after highest quarterly earnings in..

Apple posted a record 18 billion dollars in earnings for its first fiscal quarter ended December - a 38 per cent increase from the same period one year earlier, driven by "staggering" demand..

January 28, 2015 6:04 pm

No decision yet on telecom excise tax

Currently, the telecom business is subject to a ceiling of 50 per cent excise rate but the effective rate is zero. He added that the department has no plan to change the rate at the moment. The..

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January 28, 2015 5:31 pm

China regulator blasts Alibaba for illegal business on its..

The State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC), in a report published on its website on Wednesday, said many products sold on Alibaba’s e-commerce websites and services infringed upon..

January 28, 2015 5:25 pm

DNA tests confirm one man behind 10 rapes

The repeat offender, however, is still on the run even as police have launched a manhunt covering the provinces of Ratchaburi, Nakhon Pathom, Samut Sakhon and Samut Songkhram. The latest..

January 28, 2015 5:08 pm

New charter finds National Economic and Social Advisory..

Staffs of the office of the council would be transferred to other agencies after the enactment of the new charter. The Nation

January 28, 2015 4:20 pm

Swine flu kills over 100 people across India

A total of 104 people died and 1,168 cases of H1N1 influenza have been reported from across India since the beginning of the year, according to the Health Ministry. Authorities have ordered..