Thailand Bangkok Most Recent Fri, 02 Dec 2022 16:17:00 +0700Finance minister defends tax on share sales
The reimposition of a financial transaction tax on share sales in the local stock market will create fairness in tax collection and reduce inequality, and should not have a big impact on the market, Finance Minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith said on ...Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:39:00 +0700Kanye West kicked off Twitter for swastika post
LOS ANGELES: Elon Musk kicked Kanye West off Twitter on Friday “for incitement to violence”, after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a swastika interlaced with a Star of David.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 14:55:00 +0700China further relaxes Covid rules after protests
BEIJING: Cities across China further unwound Covid restrictions on Friday, loosening testing and quarantine rules in the wake of nationwide protests calling for an end to lockdowns and greater political freedoms.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 14:00:00 +0700New farming model to launch on Dec 5
The government will launch its Khok Nong Na model for community development in Ubon Ratchathani on World Soil Day next week, promoting sustainable development of rural areas.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 13:11:00 +0700Burning container truck blocks Thap Lan park tunnel
A trailer truck hauling a container loaded with car tyres caught fire in the tunnel between Khao Yai and Thap Lan national parks in Na Di district of Prachin Buri late on Thursday night, and the north-bound road was still closed to traffic on Friday.
Thailand Bangkok Top Stories Fri, 02 Dec 2022 06:44:00 +0700Tourism making gradual recovery
The recovery rate of Thai tourism was slower than in neighbouring countries because of a shortage of flights and the absence of key markets such as China, according to leading regional travel tech companies.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 06:33:00 +0700NBTC 'to issue payback ultimatum' on footy rights
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will demand the Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT) return funds of 600 million baht if it is unable to fulfil an agreement it made involving the World Cup 2022 broadcasting rights, a ...Fri, 02 Dec 2022 06:22:00 +0700Plugging the gap
Thailand has resumed importing legal migrant workers under memorandums of understanding signed with neighbouring countries after the Covid-19 pandemic eased.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 06:00:00 +0700CP chair offers upbeat outlook
Despite global challenges, business growth in Thailand will be positive next year, Dhanin Chearavanont, senior chairman of Charoen Pokphand (CP) Group, said on Thursday.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 18:42:00 +0700Driving licence point deductions to start Jan 9
A points deduction system for traffic violations will begin on Jan 9 next year, with the loss of all points resulting in a 90-day suspension of drivers’ licences, according to officials.