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Thai artist faces harrasment from security officials over anti-government cartoons

A Thai graffiti artist says he is now facing harassment from security officials over anti-government cartoons he has been drawing to draw attention to the missing dissident Wanchalearm Satsakit.The artist, known by...

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 public despite there being no COVID cases outside of state quarantine in the previous two...

Six candidates vie for Bank of Thailand governorship

The deadline to apply for the Bank of Thailand (BOT)’s governor position passed on Friday and six candidates are in contention for the position.Veerathai Santiprabhob, the current governor of the central bank,...

Thailand discovers 3 new cases in state quarantine

Thailand's government said on Monday that it had discovered three new cases in state quarantine as the country approaches two months with no cases in the general population.Of the three new cases,...

Coronavirus causing sharp drops in FDI, Industrial Estate investment

As Thailand reels from the coronavirus-induced economic slowdown, analyst warn that a slowdown in Foreign Direct Investment could hamper the economy even further.The country is set to see a double-digit decline in...

Somkid could retain his post despite the resignation of close allies and struggling economy

Deputy Prime Minister and economic tsar Somkid Jatusripitak could his retain his post after an upcoming cabinet reshuffle despite the resignation of his close allies from the ruling Palang Pracharath Party, sources said on Monday.

Opinion: Inconvenient truths about US debt explosion

The resurgence of COVID-19 in the United States is paving the way to a debt record, even relative to government debt at the end of World War II. The collateral damage in global recovery will be significant.

CARE Group says international travel is possible with right precaution and necessary for businesses to keep the light on

International tourism is possible with proper management system while travel bubbles for foreign tourists is a must, experts from the medical and tourism sector said at CARE Group’s tourism forum on Saturday.The Thai...

Thailand discovers 14 new cases of coronavirus in state quarantine on Saturday

Thailand’s government said on Thursday that it had discovered 14 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, all in state quarantine. The patients were Thais returning from the US (1), Bahrain (1)...

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Opinion: The people should not have to suffer for the government’s incompetence

When I heard the news about two imported coronavirus cases from overseas, I thought of people who sacrificed everything by cooperating with...

Analysis: Market euphoria could burn some investors as economic turnaround is not around the corner

The momentum of trading on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) seems to have returned as daily trading values have seen a...

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...

Opinion: Thailand’s LGBTQ friendly image is just veneer, deep down more work needs to be done

The cabinet announced the endorsement of a same-sex civil unions bill last week with Thailand now set on becoming only the second...