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BANGKOK, Oct 18 - Thailand's tourist police have been given six months to speak fluent English as the kingdom is widely opening its doors to foreign visitors as part of…
BANGKOK, Oct 18 - Southern authorities have been instructed to be on full alert for possible violence in light of the approaching eighth anniversary of the Tak Bai incident in…
BANGKOK, Oct 18 - Some of the Thai tourists stranded at South Korean's Incheon airport since Tuesday have returned to Bangkok, while those remaining could arrive later today.
BANGKOK, Oct 17 – Thailand’s Department of Special Investigation (DSI) has announced a Bt1 million reward for anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of instigators involving in seven…
YALA, Oct 17  -- A group of eight paramilitary rangers volunteers on foot patrol in Yala was hit by roadside bomb ambush in Kabang district, with one volunteer sustaining injuries.
KUWAIT CITY, Oct 17 – Thailand and Bahrain have agreed to expand bilateral cooperation on food, energy and financial activities, Thai government spokeswoman Sansanee Narkpong said today.
KUWAIT, Oct 17 - Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra called for increased connectivity among Asian countries by improving infrastructure and building the trans-Asian and trans-Siberian railways for the region's future…
BANGKOK, Oct 17 - The Cambodian embassy in Bangkok on Wednesday opened its premises for members of the public to sign a condolence book to express sadness for the death…
BANGKOK, Oct 16 – Salty foods have wreaked havoc on the health of Thai people who are increasingly at risk of chronic diseases including high blood pressure, heart and kidney…
SATUN, Oct 16 – A caravan of 29 luxury Porsche cars from Singapore crossed the Thai-Malaysian border in this southern province for a sightseeing tour along the scenic Andaman Sea…
BANGKOK, Oct 16 - A group of 67 senators on Tuesday petitioned the Senate speaker seeking a Constitution Court ruling as to whether the Thai government's rice sales under its…

3G auction sailed through smoothly

Wednesday, 17 October 2012 By MCOT
BANGKOK, Oct 16 – The auction of 3G licenses was completed today with an average bid of Bt4.5 billion while the highest bid was Bt4.95 billion.
BANGKOK, OCT 16 – The United States has reaffirmed its desire to maintain peace on the Korean peninsula and witness resolution of disputes in the South China Sea, according to…
YALA, Oct 16 -- Thailand's assistant national police chief Pol Lt-Gen Charamporn Suramanee led two senior officials from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) to observe forensic operations by the Thai…
BANGKOK, Oct 16 – For a devout Chinese Buddhist vegetarian, the 10-day vegetarian festival is more than abstaining from eating meat of all creatures and vegetables with a pungent smell.