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September 1, 2014 5:14 pm

Record-high rice shipments

The Thai Rice Exporters Association revealed that rice exports in July reached 941,691 tonnes, the highest figure since the 1.01 million tonnes in August 2011. The association's president,..

September 1, 2014 4:35 pm

TrueVisions adds more HD channels to cheaper packages

The move is expected to attract 300,000 new subscribers in the remaining months of this year, of whom 80 per cent will come from the satellite-TV base and the rest from cable TV. Manat..

September 1, 2014 4:18 pm

Rohingya protest at Ubon immigration centre

After Border Patrol Police were sent to control the chaotic situation, office chief Pol Col Suthep Korpaibulkij negotiated with three representatives of the group and learned about their demand to..

September 1, 2014 3:32 pm

Malaysia refuses New Zealand activist entry

Natalie Lowrey arrived from Bali Sunday night to observe the court hearing scheduled for Tuesday of 15 Malaysians who were arrested along with her in June outside the plant of Australian miner..

September 1, 2014 3:22 pm

Singapore art collective defends 'kill stray cats' flyer

"This flyer was one of a series of flyers conveying intentionally distressing and morally questionable messages, such as killing stray cats, lying to your loved ones, and committing adultery,"..

September 1, 2014 2:37 pm

Car bombing attempt at Manila airport foiled

Radio reports said four still unnamed individuals were arrested by National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) personnel at the Parking B of terminal 3. This prompted airport authorities to..

September 1, 2014 2:28 pm

Japan says electronics OK during take-off and landing

From Monday, passengers were allowed to use a wide range of mobile electronic devices if they were switched to "flight mode" during the take-off and landing of newer planes, the transport ministry..

September 1, 2014 2:13 pm

Pink eye on the rise, health authorities warn

The warning has been issued in a bid to prevent disease from further spreading. A total of 115,255 cases of conjunctivitis have been reported during the first eight months of 2014. Most of the..

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September 1, 2014 2:10 pm

Military court agrees to allow Chaturon to postpone plea

Chaturon, who is facing charges of violating the junta's order, instigating unrest and violating the computer crime act, told the court that his lawyer was busy so he needed to postpone his..

September 1, 2014 1:44 pm

Rare Siamese crocodiles released as ambassadors for Lao..

The release is part of a programme to assist the recovery of the local Siamese crocodile population and restoration of associated wetlands, linked by socio-economic incentives that improve local..

September 1, 2014 1:30 pm

Thai AirAsia X launches Japan-Bangkok flights

The Thai affiliate of the Malaysia-based budget airline will link Don Mueang International Airport in the Thai capital with Narita International Airport, east of Tokyo, and Kansai International..

September 1, 2014 1:25 pm

Dolphin hunting season kicks off in Japan

The annual catch, in which people from the southwestern town corral hundreds of dolphins into a secluded bay and butcher them, was thrust into the global spotlight in 2010 when it became the..