Category Archives: Business

ALARM RALSED ON EMERGING DROUGHT CRISIS IN THAILAND

BANGKOK, Thailand The Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) of Thailand on Friday raised concerns on emerging drought crisis in the country’s northeast region. Nakhon Ratchasima provincial governor Wichian Chantharanothai…

ALARM RALSED ON EMERGING DROUGHT CRISIS IN THAILAND

BANGKOK, Thailand The Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) of Thailand on Friday raised concerns on emerging drought crisis in the country’s northeast region. Nakhon Ratchasima provincial governor Wichian Chantharanothai…

Thai Military Officers Convicted, Sentenced for Smuggling Rohingya

A Thai court on Thursday convicted two military officers and sentenced each to 27 years in prison for being involved in a transnational crime syndicate that smuggled Rohingya Muslims from…

Thai Military Officers Convicted, Sentenced for Smuggling Rohingya

A Thai court on Thursday convicted two military officers and sentenced each to 27 years in prison for being involved in a transnational crime syndicate that smuggled Rohingya Muslims from…

NARCOTICS OFFICERS SEIZE DRUGS HEADED FOR SOUTHERN THAILAND

BANGKOK, Thailand Three ethnic Hmong men, including one described by Thai narcotics officers as the “mastermind”, were arrested with a huge shipment of more than 12 million of “Yaba” (Syabu)…

MALAYSIA: PROTON X70 LIKELY TO ENTER THAI, INDONESIAN MARKETS

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia Oct 12 (NNN-Bernama) — National car manufacturer, Proton Holdings Bhd, is developing Thai and Indonesian voice commands for its first sport-utility vehicle (SUV), X70, hinting that these…

THAILAND: ONE-MONTH CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO CRACK DOWN ON OVERSTAYING FOREIGNERS

BANGKOK, Thailand The Ministry of Defense plans to crack down on any foreigners who might possibly stay in Thailand beyond the expiry of their visa under a one-month campaign. The…

Pope Defends China Deal on Bishops, Says He Will Have Final Say on Names

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE Pope Francis on Tuesday defended a landmark deal between the Vatican and China on the appointment of bishops, saying he, and not the Beijing government, will…