BANGKOK, 23 August 2012 - The Opposition Democrat Party has urged the government to come up with measures to shore up the falling rubber price, which has dropped from 140 baht a kilogram to just 76 baht a kilogram.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2012 – Rajavithi hospital has received a United Nations award for its diabetes detecting technology. The hospital has also urged people who have diabetes to have an annual eye check-up.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2012 – The Department of Internal Trade (DIT) has told an instant noodle producer to submit a request for price adjustment to the department if it can no longer shoulder the high production costs.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2012 - The Zoological Park Organization of Thailand has revealed its success in reintroducing Sarus cranes into the wild after 20 of the endangered birds have survived since their release in March.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2012 - The Bank of Thailand (BoT) is confident this year’s GDP can expand by 5.5-6% while promising to monitor inflation after the government decided to end its commodity price control policy next month.
BANGKOK, 21 August 2012 - Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Kittiratt Na-Ranong has indicated positive signs in the Thai economy in the first half of the year while assuring that the 2012 GDP will grow by 7% as forecast.
BANGKOK, 22 August 2012 - The Excise Department revealed that the Cabinet has agreed to raise taxes on alcohol and tobacco. As a result, the Excise Department expected to see an increase in its revenue by 10 billion baht each year.