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  • B98m impounded from Lao money smugglers June 21, 2018
    The Anti-Money Laundering Office has impounded 98 million baht seized from two Lao brothers who tried to smuggle the cash out of the country, hidden in their vehicle, through Nong Khai province.
  • Gold prices fell B50 to B19,750 June 21, 2018
    Gold prices dropped 50 baht to 19,750.00 baht per baht-weight in Bangkok on Thursday.
  • May calls for 'free elections' in Thailand June 21, 2018
    LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May called for "free and open elections" in Thailand as she met with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha in London on Wednesday.
  • Call for more talks as fresh rally looms June 21, 2018
    The Chiang Mai provincial governor has been ordered to initiate new talks with parties involved in the conflict over the controversial housing project for judges and staff of the Administrative Office of Appeal Region 5 at the foot of Doi Suthep mountain.
  • 'Penguin' sets up Student Union coalition June 21, 2018
    Led by activist Parit "Penguin" Chiwarak, students from 10 universities have set up the Student Union of Thailand in a bid to tackle undemocratic politics, economic inequality and social injustice.
  • Thai beaten, dumped dead in Sydney ditch June 21, 2018
    The family of a Thai man whose body was found dumped on the side of a busy Sydney road this month is asking the Royal Thai Police (RTP) to send Australian police his fingerprints so they can receive the body for funeral rites.
  • THAI names new chairman, source says June 20, 2018
    The board of Thai Airways International Plc (THAI) Wednesday approved the appointment of Ekniti Nitithanprapas, director-general of the Revenue Department, as the carrier’s new chairman of the board of directors, says a source who was at the meeting.
  • Govt sets party talks for early next week June 20, 2018
    The pre-election talks with political parties are expected to take place early next week, Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon said Wednesday.
  • New tax to encourage B20 use June 20, 2018
    The Excise Department is imposing a tax on B20 biodiesel that is 82 satang lower than the B7 tax in a push to make the former’s retail price three baht per litre cheaper than the latter’s, says a senior official.
  • Spain beat Iran 1-0 on Costa's third goal June 20, 2018
    KAZAN, Russia: A scrappy second half goal by Diego Costa broke a Persian stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win over a courageous Iran in a nerve-jangling World Cup clash on Wednesday.