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Sethaput to be next Bank of Thailand governor

Multiple sources confirmed on Wednesday that Sethaput Suthiwart-Narueput will be the next Bank of Thailand governor, replacing current governor Veerathai Santiprabhob who...

[Update-1] Government screw up saved by vigilant condominium staff; Rayong tests come out negative

Yet another government foul-up was saved by vigilant condominium staff after an EU diplomat was allowed by Thai authorities to avoid state-quarantine....

Experts say that new economic team has unenviable task as the global and local economy will take time to recover

Thailand’s economic team led by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana resigned from their posts on Thursday, forced...

Developing: Cabinet economics team officially resigns paving way for cabinet reshuffle

Thailand’s economic team led by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana resigned from their posts on Thursday paving...

Millions sign up for domestic travel programs but tourism industry says government aid still needed

More than 1.7 million people registered online for the government’s domestic tourism on Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Finance, but unless...

Sources: Sethaput front-runner to be Bank of Thailand governor

With the current central bank governor Veerathai Santiprabhob due to retire at the end of September, the government has for months been...

Government reassigns the governor of Rayong after covid foul-up; opposition MP says he is a scapegoat

The government, on Tuesday, reassigned the governor of Rayong Province Surasak Jeerasirichot to another province after a high profile foul-up which exposed...

Government and administrative foul-ups has public health officials on high alert for COVID-19 cases

Several administrative mistakes by the Thai government has public health officials on the lookout for possible signs of coronavirus in the general...

Former Palang Pracharat party leader and three other cabinet ministers resign from ruling party

The former party leader of Thailand's ruling party and three other senior officials resigned from the party on Thursday signalling a possible...

Head of CIMB Thai resigns; says now is time to hand reins to a new generation of leaders

The head of CIMB Thailand, Adisorn Sermchaiwong, resigned from the Bank on Friday and will leave the company by September, the bank...

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