MCOT - Pattaya Mail - Pattaya News, Communities, Opinions and much more... Visit PattayaMail.com for updates of news and information on Travel & Tourism, Business, Entertainment, Sports, Dining, Kids, Books, Music and more... http://www.pattayamail.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:02:34 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Thai Industries Sentiment Index rises in June for 2nd month http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-industries-sentiment-index-rises-in-june-for-2nd-month-39857 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-industries-sentiment-index-rises-in-june-for-2nd-month-39857 Thai Industries Sentiment Index rises in June for 2nd month
BANGKOK, July 23 -- The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) reports an improved Thai Industries Sentiment Index (TISI), even as Thai business operators worry about the possible impact of the human trafficking image of Thailand.
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Business Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:19:01 +0000
Thai rice growers may receive pensions http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-rice-growers-may-receive-pensions-39856 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-rice-growers-may-receive-pensions-39856 Thai rice growers may receive pensions
BANGKOK, July 23 --  Thailand's Rice Department is gathering opinions on how to improve its rice and rice grower development fund bill that includes a plan to offer pensions to the farmers themselves.
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Business Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:16:04 +0000
Singapore defense chief understands Thai political situation http://www.pattayamail.com/news/singapore-defense-chief-understands-thai-political-situation-39848 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/singapore-defense-chief-understands-thai-political-situation-39848 Singapore defense chief understands Thai political situation
BANGKOK, July 23 --  Singapore's supreme commander understands the Thai political situation and expressed a readiness to boost bilateral ties with Thailand after talks with the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) chief today.
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Latest News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:45:24 +0000
NSDTA launching 'Thai-Fungi' phone app http://www.pattayamail.com/news/nsdta-launching-thai-fungi-phone-app-39847 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/nsdta-launching-thai-fungi-phone-app-39847 NSDTA launching 'Thai-Fungi' phone app
BANGKOK, July 23 -- Thailand's National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) next month will launch a smartphone application called "Thai-Fungi" next month, aiming to create a learning database on insect fungi and present knowledge about the diversity of Thai…
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Latest News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:42:53 +0000
Thailand explains domestic political situation at ASEAN-EU meeting http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-explains-domestic-political-situation-at-asean-eu-meeting-39846 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-explains-domestic-political-situation-at-asean-eu-meeting-39846 Thailand explains domestic political situation at ASEAN-EU meeting
BANGKOK, July 23 -- Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Permanent Secretary acting for the Minister of Foreign Affairs updated Thailand's political developments to the 20th ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministerial meeting in Brussels, Belgium yesterday and today. 
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Latest News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:39:00 +0000
Singapore Supreme Commander visits Thailand http://www.pattayamail.com/news/singapore-supreme-commander-visits-thailand-39845 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/singapore-supreme-commander-visits-thailand-39845 Singapore Supreme Commander visits Thailand
BANGKOK, July 23 -  Singapore's Supreme Commander Air Marshal Ng Chee Meng met with National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) chief Gen Prayuth Chan O-cha to boost bilateral military cooperation between the two countries.
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Latest News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:36:11 +0000
Security tightened in Thai South ahead of Hari Raya http://www.pattayamail.com/news/security-tightened-in-thai-south-ahead-of-hari-raya-39746 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/security-tightened-in-thai-south-ahead-of-hari-raya-39746 Security tightened in Thai South ahead of Hari Raya
SONGKHLA, July 23 -- Thailand’s southern province of Songkhla has tightened security measures in preparation for the Hari Raya celebration.
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Latest News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:01:16 +0000
Thailand faces flooding in many areas http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-faces-flooding-in-many-areas-39745 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-faces-flooding-in-many-areas-39745 Thailand faces flooding in many areas
SI SA KET, July 23 -  Various provinces in several Thai regions, especially here in the northeast, have been hit by natural disaster, with some underwater.
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Latest News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:58:49 +0000
2 red shirt leaders get 2-year suspended sentences http://www.pattayamail.com/news/2-red-shirt-leaders-get-2-year-suspended-sentences-39744 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/2-red-shirt-leaders-get-2-year-suspended-sentences-39744 2 red shirt leaders get 2-year suspended sentences
BANGKOK, July 22 -- Thailand's Criminal Court today sentenced red shirt leaders Jatuporn Prompan and Nattawut Saikuar to two-year jail terms in a case that found them guilty of illegal wire-tapping of phone conversations, but the punishment was suspended for…
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Latest News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:55:37 +0000
HM the King endorses Provisional Constitution http://www.pattayamail.com/news/hm-the-king-endorses-provisional-constitution-39743 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/hm-the-king-endorses-provisional-constitution-39743 HM the King endorses Provisional Constitution
BANGKOK, July 23 -- His Majesty the King bestowed the approved Interim Constitution on Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha, chief of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), at the Klai Kangwon Palace in Hua Hin district of Prachuap Khiri Khan…
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Latest News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:52:08 +0000
Thai waste-to-energy projects hindered by opposition http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-waste-to-energy-projects-hindered-by-opposition-39733 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-waste-to-energy-projects-hindered-by-opposition-39733 Thai waste-to-energy projects hindered by opposition
BANGKOK, July 21 -- Renewable energy initiatives including waste-to-energy and biomass power plants have not made much progress in Thailand due to opposition from local residents, 'influential people' and non-governmental organizations.
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Business Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:06:29 +0000
PTT expands lubricant business in Myanmar http://www.pattayamail.com/business/ptt-expands-lubricant-business-in-myanmar-39732 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/ptt-expands-lubricant-business-in-myanmar-39732 PTT expands lubricant business in Myanmar
BANGKOK, July 21 --  Thai petroleum industry leader PTT is expanding its lubricant oil business in Myanmar and has signed a contract appointing Tunn Star as its dealer in the country.
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Business Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:03:48 +0000
Thailand moves forward with organic agriculture http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thailand-moves-forward-with-organic-agriculture-39731 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thailand-moves-forward-with-organic-agriculture-39731 Thailand moves forward with organic agriculture
BANGKOK, July 22 -- Thailand's Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) has joined with the private and public sectors, as well as NGOs and academic sector to push forward with projects to promote more organic farming in the country.
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Business Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:59:30 +0000
Thai students bring home 5 Physics Olympiad medals http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thai-students-bring-home-5-physics-olympiad-medals-39720 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thai-students-bring-home-5-physics-olympiad-medals-39720 BANGKOK, July 22 -- Thai students have brought home four gold and one silver medal from the 45th International Physics Olympiad held in Kazakhstan. The five-student team representing Thailand which won gold and silver medals in the 2014 International Physics…]]> Latest News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:35:37 +0000 4 border patrol police wounded in Pattani bomb attack http://www.pattayamail.com/news/4-border-patrol-police-wounded-in-pattani-bomb-attack-39719 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/4-border-patrol-police-wounded-in-pattani-bomb-attack-39719 4 border patrol police wounded in Pattani bomb attack
PATTANI, July 22 -- A roadside bomb ambush in the southernmost province of Pattani this morning has wounded four border patrol police.
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Latest News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:33:33 +0000
NCPO: Southern unrest dropping http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ncpo-southern-unrest-dropping-39718 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ncpo-southern-unrest-dropping-39718 NCPO: Southern unrest dropping
BANGKOK, July 21 -- Thailand’s National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has stated that violent incidents in the deep South were decreasing, while peace talks with the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) insurgency movement will proceed.
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Latest News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:31:20 +0000
NCPO holds reconciliation activities http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ncpo-holds-reconciliation-activities-39717 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ncpo-holds-reconciliation-activities-39717 NCPO holds reconciliation activities
BANGKOK, July 22 -- The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has organized activities to promote national reconciliation and invited opposing political groups including red shirt leaders to participate.
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Latest News Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:25:32 +0000
Indian ambassador meets NCPO leader http://www.pattayamail.com/news/indian-ambassador-meets-ncpo-leader-39709 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/indian-ambassador-meets-ncpo-leader-39709 Indian ambassador meets NCPO leader
BANGKOK, July 21 -- Indian Ambassador to Thailand Harsh Vardhan Shringla has met Thai Army Commander-in-Chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha, Chief of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), for talks on cooperation in all aspects.
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Latest News Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:35:48 +0000
Poll shows majority satisfied with NCPO performance http://www.pattayamail.com/news/poll-shows-majority-satisfied-with-ncpo-performance-39708 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/poll-shows-majority-satisfied-with-ncpo-performance-39708 Poll shows majority satisfied with NCPO performance
BANGKOK, July 21 -- A survey conducted recently by Master Poll showed that majority of respondents are satisfied with the overall performance of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO).
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Latest News Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:33:17 +0000
ASEAN condemn downing of MAS flight MH17 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/asean-condemn-downing-of-mas-flight-mh17-39707 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/asean-condemn-downing-of-mas-flight-mh17-39707 ASEAN condemn downing of MAS flight MH17
BANGKOK, July 21 -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has condemned the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine that killed all 298 people on board.
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