BANGKOK, April 15 – Caretaker Deputy Prime Minister/Finance Minister Kittirat Na-Ranong has given assurances to the world community that Thailand’s economic fundamentals remain strong despite the current political turmoil.
BANGKOK, April 15 – The Revenue Department is proposing to the Finance Ministry to delay increasing the value added tax (VAT) for another year, its director general said.
BANGKOK, April 14 – The Commerce Ministry is embarking on an ambitious plan to upgrade Thailand’s native products through franchising and online shopping systems, a senior official said today.
BANGKOK, April 14 - There have been 161 deaths and 1,640 injuries so far during the three-day Songkran holiday, according to Thailand's Road Safety Directing Center.
BANGKOK, April 13 -- Road accidents have killed 102 people as the country is celebrating the annual Songkran festival, marking the start of a new year according to the traditional Thai calendar, according to the Road Safety Centre of the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation.
CHIANG RAI, April 12 -- Seven suspected drug dealers were killed in a clash with authorities in Chiang Rai while 700,000 methamphetamine pills were seized.
BANGKOK, April 15 – A group of respected older Thai citizens has called on Privy Council President Prem Tinsulanonda to take the leading role in seeking a royal command to resolve Thailand’s months-long political impasse.
BANGKOK, April 14 – The opposition Democrat Party today called on Thailand's ruling Pheu Thai Party to assign a fully-authorised member to attend a discussion on the upcoming general election, initiated by the Election Commission (EC).
CHINAG MAI, April 13 -- Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, accompanied by her son, gave alms offerings to 109 monks to mark the Thai traditional New Year of Songkran at Tha Phae Gate in the northern province of Chiang Mai.
Ms Yingluck then presided over the opening ceremony of the Chiang Mai Lanna New Year celebration 2014 in the famous northern resort province, one of the most popular destinations for tourists to celebrate Songkran.
Ms Yingluck wished for all Thais to have happiness on this occassion.
BANGKOK, April 10 - Thailand's Business Development Department is preparing a project to upgrade customer service standards to international level in housing developments, condominiums and apartments.