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In Hong Kong, political banners reveal gulf with mainland

Hong Kong (AP) — The banners and posters were quietly hung in universities across Hong Kong, often appearing overnight, with bold white lettering calling...

China’s Xi in Hong Kong for anniversary as protests planned

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping landed in Hong Kong Thursday to mark the 20th anniversary of Beijing taking control of the...

One Hong Kong, two sentiments after 20 years of Chinese rule

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is planning a big party as it marks 20 years under Chinese rule. But many people in the...

Ex-Hong Kong leader gets 20 months in jail for corruption

HONG KONG (AP) — A former leader of Hong Kong has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for corruption over a luxury apartment...

Hong Kong pro-democracy candidates retain veto in key vote

Hong Kong (AP) — A group of young Hong Kong pro-democracy activists pulled off a stunning election victory, gaining a foothold in the southern Chinese...

Voting gets underway in Hong Kong’s crucial election

Hong Kong (AP) — Hong Kongers headed to the polls Sunday for the specially administered Chinese city's most crucial election since the handover from...

ACT exams canceled in South Korea, Hong Kong over breach

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Operators of the ACT college entrance exam have canceled the tests for students in South Korea and Hong Kong...

150,000 tons of Thai rice sold to Hong Kong

BANGKOK - The Ministry of Commerce has announced success in selling as high as 150,000 tons of rice during a trip in which it...

Thai Leather Week Mid–Year Sale scheduled for June 21-30

BANGKOK, 7 June 2013 The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), in cooperation with the Thai Leathergoods Association, is hosting the Thai Leather...

Thailand Grabs the Best Five AsiaSpa Awards 2012

Hong Kong, November 30, 2012: Thailand won the Asian Spa Capital of the Year award at the 8th annual AsiaSpa Awards for 2012,...

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Pattaya asks Bangkok for help solving garbage crisis

Pattaya officials have called on their Bangkok counterparts to help them solve the city’s garbage crisis. A group of Pattaya city council members met Feb....

Bangkok Governor promises truth to be uncovered in unauthorized market matter

Bangkok, 22 February 2018 – Thailand's National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) has setup a fact finding committee to look into claims Prawet district officials neglected...

Community service programs held in various provinces

SI SA KET, 20 February 2018  - People in various provinces in Thailand have joined community service programs to improve the standard of living. In...

Thais continue to visit winter festival

Bangkok, 22nd February 2018  - More people dressed in traditional clothes are visiting the winter festival to enjoy the sight of beautiful flowers and...

Pattaya Night Run scheduled for March to boost tourism

Pattaya, 21 February 2018  – The beach resort town of Pattaya is set to host the Pattaya Night Run 2018 in March as part...

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