BANGKOK, Jan 22 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra today announced a package of national strategies to move the country forward for sustainable growth and readiness to be integrated into the Southeast Asian economic region.
UTTARADIT, Jan 21 - The cabinet resolved to continue the “One District One Scholarship” project initiated by ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra, elder brother of Prime Minister Yingluck, Government spokesman Tossaporn Serirak said today.
Rooted in the traditional bronze casting culture with a mixture of passion for art and owning a major bronze foundry, a Thai businessman has ventured into the non-traditional business of designing and manufacturing home decor, with a particular focus on water taps and home décor accessories.
BANGKOK, Jan 18 – The Bank of Thailand (BoT) has revised its growth forecast for this year upward by 0.3 per cent to 4.9 per cent, giving credit to rising exports, private consumption and investment, said Paiboon Kittisrikangwan, BoT Assistant Governor.
BANGKOK, Jan 20--- A protest by hundreds of Thai Airways employees at Suvarnabhumi Airport to demand increased salary and bonus payments ended after THAI board of director agreed to raise salary by the maximum level of 7.5 percent.
BANGKOK, Jan 19 -- Some 600 Thai Airways International (THAI) employees protested at Suvarnabhumi Airport today, demanding a 7.5 per cent pay rise and two months bonus.
LAMPHUN, Jan 20 – The northern province of Lamphun declared two districts disaster zone affected by drought.
SONGKHLA, Jan 21 – More arrest warrants will be issued for Myanmar suspects involved in the smuggling of over 800 Rohingya migrants into Thailand, according to police in this southern province.
TAK, Jan 20 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Sunday visited this Thai-Myanmar border province to see a business area in Mae Sot district, planned to be developed as a special economic zone, ahead of Monday's cabinet meeting in Uttaradit.
BANGKOK, Jan 21 – Metropolitan police are fully deployed for a two-pronged activity in the heart of the capital today, one involving the city gubernatorial election and the other the Phra Viharn (Preah Vihear) temple dispute.