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 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:35:26 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb 4,000 Thai workers to be moved out of Gaza Strip http://www.pattayamail.com/news/4-000-thai-workers-to-be-moved-out-of-gaza-strip-39911 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/4-000-thai-workers-to-be-moved-out-of-gaza-strip-39911 4,000 Thai workers to be moved out of Gaza Strip
BANGKOK, 25 July 2014 – The Thai Embassy in Israel is prepared to relocate over 4,000 Thai workers away from the Gaza Strip in order to ensure their safety. 
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Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:07:22 +0000
Bangkok hosts seminar on ASEAN Security Community http://www.pattayamail.com/news/bangkok-hosts-seminar-on-asean-security-community-39902 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/bangkok-hosts-seminar-on-asean-security-community-39902 Bangkok hosts seminar on ASEAN Security Community
BANGKOK, July 25 -- Thailand's Ministry of Defense is hosting an international seminar to prepare military personnel for the ASEAN Political-Security Community (APSC) today.
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Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:52:39 +0000
47th anniversary celebrations of ASEAN set for August 8 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/47th-anniversary-celebrations-of-asean-set-for-august-8-39901 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/47th-anniversary-celebrations-of-asean-set-for-august-8-39901 BANGKOK, July 25 -- Thai Foreign Ministry ASEAN Affairs Department director-general Arthayuth Srisamoot told the press that his department will hold an event to celebrate the 47th anniversary of the founding of the regional pact August 8.]]> Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:50:20 +0000 Thailand, Cambodia restore historic railway bridge http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-cambodia-restore-historic-railway-bridge-39900 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thailand-cambodia-restore-historic-railway-bridge-39900 Thailand, Cambodia restore historic railway bridge
SA KAEO, July 25 -- Thailand's Transport Ministry and Cambodia's Public Works and ir Transport Ministry will jointly lay  the foundation stone for the reconstruction of rail bridge linking Khlong Leuk and Poi Pet, with an aim to connect the…
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Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:48:09 +0000
Thai Muslims return to hometowns for Hari Raya celebrations http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thai-muslims-return-to-hometowns-for-hari-raya-celebrations-39899 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/thai-muslims-return-to-hometowns-for-hari-raya-celebrations-39899 Thai Muslims return to hometowns for Hari Raya celebrations
NARATHIWAT, July 25 -- Many Thai Muslim people working in neighbouring countries have arrived in Thailand for the upcoming Hari Raya celebrations.
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Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:45:42 +0000
Two killed, 40 injured in Yala car bomb attack http://www.pattayamail.com/news/two-killed-40-injured-in-yala-car-bomb-attack-39898 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/two-killed-40-injured-in-yala-car-bomb-attack-39898 Two killed, 40 injured in Yala car bomb attack
YALA, July 26 -- Two people were killed and at least 40 were injured in a car bomb attack at a hotel in Betong district of the southernmost province of Yala on Friday. This was the first such attack in…
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Latest News Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:42:48 +0000
Commerce Ministry, 8 agencies to develop, boost organic products exports http://www.pattayamail.com/business/commerce-ministry-8-agencies-to-develop-boost-organic-products-exports-39895 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/commerce-ministry-8-agencies-to-develop-boost-organic-products-exports-39895 Commerce Ministry, 8 agencies to develop, boost organic products exports
BANGKOK, July 25 - Thailand's Ministry of Commerce inked an agreement with eight other agencies to support and promote the development of markets for organic products, aiming to double their export volume.
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Business Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:36:13 +0000
Japanese bank says Asian economies confronting challenges http://www.pattayamail.com/business/japanese-bank-says-asian-economies-confronting-challenges-39894 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/japanese-bank-says-asian-economies-confronting-challenges-39894 Japanese bank says Asian economies confronting challenges
BANGKOK, July 25 -- Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda warns that although Asia's regional economy has changed in a positive way, the region's countries still confront three challenges.
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Business Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:33:49 +0000
Thai exports grow 7.2% in June http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-exports-grow-7-2-in-june-39893 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/thai-exports-grow-7-2-in-june-39893 Thai exports grow 7.2% in June
BANGKOK, July 25 -- Thailand’s earnings from exports in June totaled about US$20.47 billion, up 7.2 per cent year-on-year, according to Chutima Boonyaprapat, permanent secretary for Commerce.
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Business Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:31:45 +0000
Israel asks all Thai workers to leave Gaza Strip: Official http://www.pattayamail.com/news/israel-asks-all-thai-workers-to-leave-gaza-strip-official-39882 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/israel-asks-all-thai-workers-to-leave-gaza-strip-official-39882 Israel asks all Thai workers to leave Gaza Strip: Official
BANGKOK, July 24 - Israel has asked Thailand to inform all Thai workers in the Gaza Strip to leave the area for safer locations, even if some refused to do so, a Thai foreign ministry official said today.
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Latest News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:13:24 +0000
ASEAN and EU demand quick democratic restoration in Thailand http://www.pattayamail.com/news/asean-and-eu-demand-quick-democratic-restoration-in-thailand-39881 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/asean-and-eu-demand-quick-democratic-restoration-in-thailand-39881 ASEAN and EU demand quick democratic restoration in Thailand
BANGKOK, July 24 --  The ASEAN-EU Foreign Ministerial Meeting in Brussels issued a joint statement demanding that the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) quickly restore democracy in Thailand.
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Latest News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:11:27 +0000
Ex-Deputy House Speaker yet to surrender after arrest warrant issued http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ex-deputy-house-speaker-yet-to-surrender-after-arrest-warrant-issued-39880 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/ex-deputy-house-speaker-yet-to-surrender-after-arrest-warrant-issued-39880 Ex-Deputy House Speaker yet to surrender after arrest warrant issued
BANGKOK, July 24 -- Thailand's former Deputy House speaker Col Apiwan Wiriyachai has not surrendered in response to a warrant for his arrest for lese majeste.
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Latest News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:09:16 +0000
Suppression of illegal logging continues in many provinces http://www.pattayamail.com/news/suppression-of-illegal-logging-continues-in-many-provinces-39879 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/suppression-of-illegal-logging-continues-in-many-provinces-39879 Suppression of illegal logging continues in many provinces
ROI ET, July 24 -- Thai authorities attempting to suppress illegal logging found quantities of illegal logs and sawn planks at a Buddhist temple in the northeastern province of Roi Et.
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Latest News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:07:03 +0000
STEM Education introduced in Thai schools http://www.pattayamail.com/news/stem-education-introduced-in-thai-schools-39878 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/stem-education-introduced-in-thai-schools-39878 STEM Education introduced in Thai schools
BANGKOK, July 24 -- Thailand has implemented the STEM Education to improve Science and Mathematics teaching in schools across the country. The Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology (IPST) on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…
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Latest News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:02:35 +0000
Environmentalists ask department stores to ban parrotfish sales http://www.pattayamail.com/business/environmentalists-ask-department-stores-to-ban-parrotfish-sales-39873 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/environmentalists-ask-department-stores-to-ban-parrotfish-sales-39873 Environmentalists ask department stores to ban parrotfish sales
BANGKOK, July 24 -- Thai environmentalists are calling on popular supermarkets and department stores to stop the sale of parrotfish, with three malls already complying to the request.
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Business Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:47:00 +0000
Businesspeople more confident of situations in Thailand http://www.pattayamail.com/business/businesspeople-more-confident-of-situations-in-thailand-39872 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/businesspeople-more-confident-of-situations-in-thailand-39872 Businesspeople more confident of situations in Thailand
BANGKOK, July 24 --  The confidence of surveyed businesspeople in the second quarter of this year improved for the first time in four quarters as they now expect domestic economic recovery.
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Business Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:44:08 +0000
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
Women railway police to be assigned on children, ladies trains http://www.pattayamail.com/news/women-railway-police-to-be-assigned-on-children-ladies-trains-39849 http://www.pattayamail.com/news/women-railway-police-to-be-assigned-on-children-ladies-trains-39849 Women railway police to be assigned on children, ladies trains
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN, July 23 -- Female police officers will be deployed to ensure the safety of passengers on board the newly-introduced trains for children and women.
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Latest News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:58:21 +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