Thailand Bangkok Most Recent Sun, 12 Jul 2020 10:12:00 +0700Majority want to see cabinet reshuffle: Suan Dusit Poll
A majority of people think it is now time for a cabinet reshuffle, reasoning that the government has not been able to effectively solve the economic problems although they are satisfied with its handling of the Covid-19 situation, according an opinio...Sun, 12 Jul 2020 07:45:00 +0700New York's Met Opera to host virtual concert series
NEW YORK: Several of opera's biggest stars beamed in from around the world on Saturday to announce the Metropolitan Opera's latest virtual initiative amid the coronavirus outbreak.Sun, 12 Jul 2020 06:00:00 +0700Jumbo death spurs call to shun plastic bags
The latest loss of a wild elephant which died with plastic bags in its intestines and stomach showed the public campaign to reduce plastic bags was "falling on deaf ears", Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa say...Sun, 12 Jul 2020 05:33:00 +0700Democrats in the dark over likely reshuffle
The Democrat Party has not been told about a cabinet reshuffle which might decide its fate in the government, said the party leader Jurin Laksanawisit.Sun, 12 Jul 2020 05:00:00 +0700Former premier champions welfare state idea
Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has criticised the government for what he sees as lack of improvement in people's livelihoods despite public expectations to have a solid welfare system in the kingdom.
Thailand Bangkok Top Stories Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:33:00 +0700Traders let over border to pick up merchandise
SA KAEO: Checkpoints are being reopened to Cambodian traders for five hours a day as border markets on the Thai side slowly return to business, according to local authorities.Sat, 11 Jul 2020 19:20:00 +0700Key dissenters absent from Chana hearing
SONGKHLA: Vocal opponents of the planned Chana industrial estate have refused to take part in an “illegitimate” public hearing on the project after being blocked from attending it.Sat, 11 Jul 2020 15:56:00 +0700Foreigners take aim at dual pricing
An online movement is gathering momentum to publicise the widespread practice of charging foreigners as much as 10 times what Thais pay at local tourist attractions.Sat, 11 Jul 2020 12:45:00 +070014 new cases returnees from three countries
The government on Saturday reported 14 new coronavirus cases, all in quarantine, bringing the total to 3,216 cases since January.Sat, 11 Jul 2020 08:37:00 +0700Singapore ruling party's support slips in pandemic poll
SINGAPORE: Singapore's long-ruling party retained power Saturday but its support fell sharply, while the opposition made gains, in a general election held under the shadow of a coronavirus outbreak.