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July 24, 2014 6:46 pm

Arrest warrant for Apiwan over lese majeste

Deputy National Police chief, Pol General Somyot Poompanmoung, said Thursday that the authorities had evidence in the form of an audio recording of Apiwan's speech on January 29, 2011, in..

July 24, 2014 6:43 pm

Thailand involved in development of more effective dengue..

The new vaccine is expected to protect against four dengue strains found in Thailand. Official registration of this particular vaccine is ongoing with the Food and Drugs..

July 24, 2014 6:32 pm

Missing Algerian plane crashes in Niger, TV station says

The airliner crashed after crossing the airspace of Niamey, Niger’s capital, the broadcaster says. DPA

July 24, 2014 6:29 pm

Junta eyeing street racers

At a police press conference Thursday, senior military legal officer Lt-Colonel Burin Thongprabhai said the Army was ready to assist police in relevant operations including setting up roadblocks..

July 24, 2014 6:25 pm

Long fight to prevent Route 304 expansion ends in loss

Expanding the road from two to four lanes will be done through overpasses at two locations inside the Khao Yai and Thaplan natonal parks, between kilometre markers 26 and 29 and 45 and 57..

July 24, 2014 6:22 pm

Pig carcasses ceased

The full carcasses were reportedly smuggled into Thailand from Vietnam through Mekong River border provinces Mukdahan, Nakhon Phanom and Amnat Charoen and were not properly declared or taxed...

July 24, 2014 4:05 pm

Low savings for retirement

The research on saving behaviour, presented at the Stock Exchange of Thailand’s today, also showed that most Thais underestimated the expenses during their retirement. The Nation

July 24, 2014 3:58 pm

RS reminds NBTC to honour word and pay remaining Bt308.89..

Surachai said the NBTC has yet to pay RS Bt308.89 million. He said the NBTC promised to pay a compensation of Bt427 million to RS in exchange for allowing the matches to be broadcast live on..

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July 24, 2014 3:20 pm

Polarisation hurts Thailand's competitiveness

Specifically, Moody’s views that the coup d’état of May 2014 has likely, for now, put a floor on deteriorating consumer and investor confidence. But progress in structural economic..

July 24, 2014 3:07 pm

NCPO chief reinstates Phatcharawat as police chief..

Prayuth reasoned in the order that the October 19 2009 dismissal order against Phatcharawat had to be repealed in accordance with the ruling of the Central Administrative Court. The court ruled..

July 24, 2014 1:39 pm

NBTC to give Bt690-coupon for buying digital TV set-top box,..

The coupons will be distributed in September. The coupon cannot be used to buy satellite TV set-top box as earlier speculated. The Nation

July 24, 2014 1:30 pm

More than 2.2 billion people 'poor or near-poor': UN report

While poverty is in decline worldwide, growing inequality and "structural vulnerabilities" remain a serious threat, said the report by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), released in..