Daily Archives: September 17, 2020

Komet Announces Results From Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

MONTREAL, Sept. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V: KMT) is pleased to announce the results of its annual meeting of shareholders held on September 15, 2020. Mr. Robert Wares, Chairman and interim President of Komet, commented: “The Corporation obtained outstanding shareholder support for all tabled items, including name […]

COVID first’: Thai PM Warns Protesters Against Raising Virus Risks

BANGKOK – Thailand’s military-backed prime minister warned protesters on Thursday against heightening COVID-19 risks as they planned large anti-government demonstrations for the weekend. Demonstrators have held two months of near-daily rallies to demand former junta leader Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha’s removal and changes to a constitution they say were designed to extend military dominance after

Policemen To Be Deployed Inside Thailand’s Government House Ahead Of Student Protest

BANGKOK,  Three companies of policemen will be deployed from today, in the premises of Thailand’s Government House, as part of the government’s preparations for a student protest at the upcoming weekend, officials said yesterday. The policemen, from the Metropolitan Police headquarters, are staying on alert inside Government House, for stepped-up security reasons at least until

Senate Labour Committee Brainstorms in Seminar on Survival Alternatives in the Thai Labour Market after the Covid-19 Era

The Senate Labour Committee had a brainstorming session in a seminar on “Survival Alternatives in the Thai Labour Market after the COVID-19 Era”, exchanging knowledge and ideas from experience of attending the workshop and adjusting operations as a guideline for solving future labour problems. On September 16, 2020, President of the Senate Prof. Pornpetch Wichitcholchai,

Narumon Hosts Discussion with EEC Secretary-General on Creating a Quality Workforce for the EEC

The Deputy Labour Minister had a discussion with the EEC Secretary-General on creating quality workers for the workforce to support the 12 target industries to drive the overall national economy. On September 16, 2020, Deputy Labour Minister Prof. Narumon Pinyosinwat discussed with Secretary-General of the Eastern Economic Development Zone Policy Committee Dr. Kanit Sangsubhan and the committee

Deputy Labour Minister Reiterates a Quality Workforce is Core to a Sustainable Economy

The Deputy Labour Minister said that a quality skilled workforce is a key factor for sustainability in the economy towards national development. On September 16, 2020, Deputy Labour Minister Prof. Narumon Pinyosinwat joined the High-level Ministerial Conference on Human Resources Development for the Changing World of Work via video conference at Prasong Rananant Meeting Room, 5th floor, Ministry

Democrat party proposes meeting of all whips to settle charter changes differences

Thailand’s Democrat party has proposed that the Government, Opposition and Senate chief whips meet to discuss constitutional amendments, before the issue is debated in a joint session of Parliament.   Democrat party spokesman Mr. Ramet Rattanachaweng said today that party leader Jurin Laksanavisit wants representatives of the three groups to settle their differences on charter

PM appeals to protesters to obey the law during their protest this Saturday

Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has warned student activists not to break the law during their planned protest this Saturday, as he reassured that he has instructed the police to treat the protesters with leniency “because they are our children.”   As the day of the protest draws near, the Prime Minister reminded the protesters,

Thammasat U’s Tha Prachan campus to close this weekend for safety reasons

The Dean of the Faculty of Law at Thammasat University has announced the closure of the Tha Prachan campus and cancellation of classes on Saturday and Sunday for the safety of staff members, students and property.   The order to close the campus this weekend, which coincides with the planned protest by the Thammasat Alliance