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PM to attend AEC workshop on 24 Oct

Wednesday, 03 October 2012 By NNT
BANGKOK, 28 September 2012  - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will preside over the opening of a workshop on preparations for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), on 24 October 2012. The…
BANGKOK, 28 September 2012  – Most Bangkok residents are not confident in the government’s flood management measures, believing that flood devastation will reoccur this year; according to The University of…
NEW YORK, 28 September 2012 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has visited New York’s well-known Grand Central Station to observe its transportation system in order to apply it to the…
BANGKOK, 28 September 2012  -Thai citizens planning to travel to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj pilgrimage and those who return from the Hajj are urged to beware of a new…
BANGKOK, Sept 27 - Thailand's yellow shirt movement, the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD), on Thursday issued a statement condemning its rival red shirt following a recent clash of supporters…
BANGKOK, Sept 28 – Red Shirt activist Yossawaris Chuklom, better known for his professional name as a leading comedian, Jeng Dokjik, was released on bail by Criminal Court Friday after…

A royal treat for European audiences

Tuesday, 02 October 2012 By MCOT
BRUSSELS, Sept 28 – Belgian and Thai audiences voiced compliments on a concert of royal compositions by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej held at the Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles in…
BANGKOK, Sept 28 - Public Health Minister Witthaya Buranasiri said Friday that over 30,000 persons suffered from flood-related illnesses since floodwaters hit 14 provinces early this month.

PM concludes trip to US

Tuesday, 02 October 2012 By MCOT
BANGKOK, Sept 29 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has concluded 4-day trip to the United States and returned to Bangkok on Saturday.
BANGKOK, Sept 27 – The Criminal Court today sentenced former MP and Red Shirt activist Jatuporn Prompan to six months in jail, suspended to a two-year probation, on charges of…
BANGKOK, 29 September 2012 -Two small quakes were detected four hours apart in Chiang Mai in the North and Kanchanaburi in the West, with no initial reports of injuries and…
BANGKOK, 29 September 2012 - A monsoon trough is still prevalent in the lower central part, the upper South and the East of Thailand. Residents in disaster prone areas have…
BANGKOK, 27 September 2012  – The Customs Department is planning to request a share in the Finance Ministry’s planned borrowings of 2.2 trillion baht, and will spend it on building…
LOS ANGELES, 27 September 2012  – A delegation of the Bangkok Metropolitan Council (BMC) is on a visit to Los Angeles to observe the LA administrative system and strengthen both…
NEW YORK CITY, 27 September 2012 – The Prime Minister has assured the international community about the Thai government’s emphasis on the promotion of women’s and children’s health.