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BANGKOK, July 9 - Thai army chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Monday that Thai officials are seeking to secure the release of 49 Thai nationals detained for encroaching into…
BANGKOK, July 9 - Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Gen Yuthasak Sasiprapa said on Monday that 49 Thais earlier detained by Myanmar authorities for encroaching on the neighbour's territory will likely…
BANGKOK, July 9 – Deputy Prime Minister Gen Yutthasak Sasiprapa and  Army Chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha are visiting Yala and Pattani provinces Monday to measure progress on policy implementation and…
BANGKOK, July 9 -- About one in every three Thai teenagers and university students say that they intend to use diet pills and to undergo cosmetic surgery in the hope…
NONTHABURI, July 9 - More than 36 million unused or outdated tablets, worth over Bt40 million, were returned to health officials nationwide under the ‘eggs-for-expired pills’ campaign which proved successful,…
BANGKOK, July 6 - A multi-national call centre gang was arrested on Friday in the Thai capital, according to Thai immigration police.
Construction of breakwaters and man-made land extension for industrial activities takes a toll in changing the features of coastal areas, sometimes causing coastal erosion problems in the eastern seaboard province…
MAEHONGSON, 8 July 2012  - Fourteen patients with dengue fever have been discovered in Maehongson province. Officials are advising the public to quickly destroy mosquito breeding grounds.
SURIN, 8 July 2012  - The province of Surin is inviting citizens to plant trees in honor of Her Majesty the Queen, on the auspicious occasion of the royal eightieth…
BANGKOK, 8 July 2012  - The operator of Suvarnabhumi Airport has confirmed that the recently-repaired west runway has been reopened for service.
BANGKOK, 8 July 2012  - HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej has officially opened 5 royally-initiated irrigation projects amidst cheering crowds.

FDA encourages use of generic drugs

Saturday, 07 July 2012 By NNT
BANGKOK, July 7, 2012 – Dr. Pipat Yingseri, secretary-general of the Thai Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says the government has a policy to encourage greater use of generic drugs.…
BANGKOK, 7 July 2012 – The five royally-initiated irrigation projects to be officially opened by His Majesty the King today are of great benefits to farmers, enabling the second rice…
RANONG, 6 July 2012 -Deputy Governor of Ranong province Sub- Lieutenant Pattawee Paratkajariya explained in his statement that 70 arrested Thai people, who are now in Myanmar, were lied to…
BANGKOK, 6 July 2012 -The Ministry of Public Health has reaffirmed that no outbreak of avian flu has been detected in Thailand, but to play it safe the ministry has…