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13/12/2017 12:32 AM
Cabinet backs B9.5bn canal to take flood water
The cabinet approved yesterday a project to dig a canal to divert flood water from downtown Nakhon Si Thammarat worth 9.5 billion baht. The project, which was royally initiated, was proposed by the Royal Irrigation Department.

13/12/2017 12:06 AM
Natural gas buses plan will be sped up, PM says
The long-delayed project to procure 489 natural gas-powered buses for Bangkok will be expedited so a new fleet of buses will hit the roads in time for the new school semester in June, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has assured.

13/12/2017 12:03 AM
Laos pair held over cash stash
NONG KHAI: Two Lao nationals were arrested while they allegedly attempted to smuggle nearly 100 million baht in cash into Thailand through a border checkpoint in Muang district yesterday.

12/12/2017 11:49 PM
Technology, medical gear lead rising stars
Tech-related segments such as digital devices, medical equipment and e-commerce are tipped for gains next year, says a survey by the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC).

12/12/2017 11:38 PM
PM assures over political ban
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday insisted the regime would gradually ease its ban on political parties, and gave assurances it would be lifted in time to give politicians enough time to prepare for a general election.

12/12/2017 11:23 PM
Two nabbed on e-cigarette charges
PATHUM THANI: Two suspects were arrested for allegedly selling online electronic cigarettes via Facebook in Khlong Luang district yesterday.

12/12/2017 11:14 PM
Experts extol body and mind approach to being happy
Family can be a key factor to a person's happiness, but ultimately, happiness is an individual's choice, an exhibition aimed to promote happiness was told on Tuesday.

12/12/2017 11:14 PM
Govt has severed all trade with N Korea, Prayut says
Thailand has cut off all trade with North Korea to comply with a United Nations Security Council resolution over the rogue state's repeated missile tests, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says.

12/12/2017 10:58 PM
Zoo chiefs confirm Pathum Thani move
The Zoological Park Organisation (ZPO) board confirmed on Tuesday that Dusit Zoo will be relocated out of the city to a new site in Pathum Thani.

12/12/2017 10:18 PM
Tougher driving tests, medical check eyed in road safety push
The Department of Land Transport is set to adopt more stringent standards for driving tests to improve road safety.