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January 29, 2015 9:40 pm

German inflation turns negative for first time in five years

Annual consumer prices in Europe’s biggest economy slumped to alower-than-forecast minus 0.3 per cent this month after rising 0.2 per cent in December, the statistics office (Destatis) said in..

January 29, 2015 9:24 pm

Thai businessman buys Sheffield Wednesday Football Club

The football club, who plays in the Championship - the second tier of the English leagues, announced the agreement on its website. The agreement was signed with chairman Milan Mandaric on..

January 29, 2015 9:01 pm

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering..

Malaysian authorities and the airline had until now refrained from drawing firm conclusions about the fate of the plane and its 239 passengers and crew, as many desperate next-of-kin continue to..

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 4:56 pm

Junta orders German NGO to cancel press freedom briefing

The ban came as two former ministers from the ousted government of ex-premier Yingluck Shinawatra were summoned by the military, which is escalating its campaign to crush dissent since..

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

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PM chairs meeting of permanent secretaries at Agriculture..

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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..