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Tue, 11 May 2021 15:20:00 +0700
9 Myanmar migrants caught in Surat Thani
SURAT THANI: Nine Myanmar nationals, including a child, were arrested at a resort in Phun Phin district on Monday night, according to a police report submitted to governor Wichawut Jinto.

Tue, 11 May 2021 15:09:00 +0700
Vietnam seeks mRNA tech transfer amid Covid vaccine supply issues
HANOI: Vietnam is seeking the transfer of mRNA technology to domestically manufacture Covid-19 vaccines, state media reported on Tuesday, as officials warned of supply issues until the end of the year.

Tue, 11 May 2021 15:06:00 +0700
PM wants disease controls eased in red zones
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Tuesday he wants businesses in Covid-19 red zones to reopen as soon as possible and has ordered provincial governors to give daily consideration to easing disease control restrictions.

Tue, 11 May 2021 13:49:00 +0700
SE Asian economies languish as virus challenges persist
The Philippine and Malaysian economies continued contracting in the first three months of the year, adding to signs that some of Southeast Asia’s biggest nations are struggling amid a resurgence in coronavirus cases.

Tue, 11 May 2021 13:45:00 +0700
Growing movement for 'fair share' climate commitments
PARIS: When US President Joe Biden pledged last month to cut his country's carbon emissions in half by 2030, Japan and Canada quickly followed suit. But many green groups and scientists say that this is still not good enough.

Tue, 11 May 2021 13:45:00 +0700
Japan's Osaka 'not sure' Olympics should happen as doubts grow
TOKYO: Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka admitted she was "not really sure" the coronavirus-hit Tokyo Olympics should go ahead as doubts grew about the Games just weeks before the opening ceremony.

Tue, 11 May 2021 12:53:00 +0700
Wanted insurgent killed, 2 arrested
NARATHIWAT: One insurgent was killed and two others arrested during a clash with a ranger patrol in Bacho district on Tuesday morning, police said.

Tue, 11 May 2021 12:08:00 +0700
Markets tumble in Asia as inflation fears haunt trading floors
Equity markets tumbled in Asian trade Tuesday following steep losses on Wall Street as investors grow increasingly worried about a surge in inflation that could force central banks to wind back their ultra-loose monetary policies earlier than forecas...

Tue, 11 May 2021 11:41:00 +0700
Philippines records first 2 cases of Indian Covid variant
MANILA: The Philippines has detected its first two cases of a coronavirus variant first identified in India, its health ministry said on Tuesday.

Tue, 11 May 2021 11:31:00 +0700
More border crossers caught
KANCHANABURI: An army patrol arrested 49 illegal Myanmar migrants and their three guides early on Tuesday morning near a border village in Muang district of this western province.