Initial investigation into deadly Bangkok motorcycle taxi brawl

PHTOTO: Naew Na There were 127 people involved with 58 people leading the fighting. 19 people are in custody, many…

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Somkid blames sluggish formation of Thai government for GDP downgrading

Deputy PM Somkid Jatusripitak is saying the delay in forming Thailand's next government caused the downgrading of the country's GDP…

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Constitutional Court orders investigation of 32 MPs in media share row

The Thai Constitutional Court has agreed to accept a petition against 32 MPs from the military-aligned coalition over alleged media…

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Electricity mains upgraded in Pa Klok, Phuket

Phuket's Provincial Electricity Authority is warning residents that their electricity supply will be disrupted in parts of Pa Klok tomorrow…

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Lost and found: 5.4 million meth pills and ‘ice’ discovered in Chiang Mai cave

PHOTOS: Maesai news online 5.4 million methamphetamine pills and 185 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine have been found hidden in a…

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Military escort motorcycle rider smashes into Bangkok taxi – VIDEO

The shocking moment when a military officer on motorbike, escorting a high-ranking Army official travelling in a black Mercedes, collided…

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Trying to find a pulse in Thailand’s economic health

Thailand's economy is south-east Asia's wounded soldier as the newly elected Thai government tries to boost confidence and stimulate the…

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Thailand’s prostitution laws out of step with reality

Despite firm denials that prostitution is a 'thing' in Thailand and the high-level narrative that prostitution in the Land of…

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16,467 kilograms of drugs destroyed on International Day against Drug Abuse

PHOTOS: The Police Magazine Thailand 16,467 kilograms of drugs were destroyed on the annual International Day against Drug, valued around…

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Beach vendor nabbed after stealing from Pattaya tourist

PHOTOS: Pattya Message A Pattaya beach vendor has been caught by a local and foreign beach-goers after stealing from a…

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Thai car manufacturers upbeat about sales

PHOTO: Chevrolet's proposed SUV 'Blazer' to replace the Captiva Car sales for the first five months of this year stood…

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Thai government announces hotel license amnesty

by Bill Barnett, c9hotelworks.com In a significant move by Thailand’s government, a hotel licensing amnesty program has been announced on…

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SURVEY – Do the Tourism Authority of Thailand invent their statistics?

The internet has spoken, well The Thaiger's Facebook page anyway, and there is a strong distrust in the statistics about…

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Phuket’s tourist evolution – Diversity is the best option Part 2

by Guest Writer Our guest writer has been managing resorts around Phuket for two decades and has represented his brand…

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Progress on Phang Nga’s new international airport

by Bill Barnett, c9hotelworks The AoT (Airports of Thailand) planned international airport in Phang Nga, set to be part of…

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75 tonnes of marijuana and Kratom destroyed in Nakhon Phanom

8.4 tonnes of marijuana and 67.3 tonnes of kratom leaves have been destroyed by Nakhon Phanom provincial administration officials in…

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Seven injured in Khon Kaen minivan and trailer crashed

PHOTOS: Chumphae Rescue Seven passengers have been rescued after a minivan collided with a trailer in Khon Kaen, northeast of…

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TAT chief blames high baht for drop in tourists to Thailand

Thailand's tourism numbers have been dropping over the past three months, against projections and when compared to year-on-year figures. And…

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New Malaysian political sex video appears on Pornhub

PHOTO: Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz, sacked and A new video clip showing Malaysia's former deputy minister’s aide, Haziq Abdullah Abdul…

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Surachate scores appointment to Police committee, as a civilian

Promoted, sacked, possibly re-instated, ditched and now appointed - the topsy turvy career of former policeman Surachate Hakparn. Thailand's Deputy…

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