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OPINION: Is democracy a cancer? Or is smoking good for your health

Tobacco consumption has been part of human society for three thousand years. Smokers have long talked about how great smoking is, and in the mid-1900s there used to even be advertising featuring doctors extolling the virtues of smoking. Nicotine is...

Phu Kradueng wildfire update: Authorities now have fire “under control”

A wildfire that broke out along the Mesa Cliff in Phu Kradueng National Park has been extinguished after more than 18 hours of trying to extinguish the fire, park officials said on Monday morning.

One more confirmed coronavirus case in Thailand as quarantine numbers drop

Thailand's Ministry of Public Health on Monday said that it had discovered one more case of coronavirus bringing the country's total tally to 35 confirmed cases.The new case was a Chinese tourist...

General Motors to divest from Thailand, cut 1,500 jobs

General Motors (GM) said on Monday that it plans to cut around 1,500 jobs from its Thailand operations and that it will begin to divest from its businesses in the country.The divestment...

GDP lowest in 21 quarters

Thailand's GDP growth in the fourth quarter of 2019 was the lowest in 21 quarters, according to the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC). They have also lowered their projection for 2020 down to the range of 1.5-2.5...

Market Watch: 5G auction and GDP

Did Advanced Info Service (ADVANC) and True Corporation (TRUE) make a good buy or did Total Access Communication (DTAC) miss out in the 5G auction on Sunday? We will know what investors think when the market opens today.

Japan’s GDP falls most since 2014 setting off market fears around the region

Japan's economy contracted by the most in five years according to figures released Monday as a sluggish global economy and the introduction of a sales tax hampered the world's third-largest economy.Japan's GDP...

OPINION: Korn’s new party will have to take on the status quo to live up to its name

Former Finance Minister Korn Chatikavanij revealed the name of his party on Friday. The party will be called the Klaa Party or translated literally as the "Brave Party."The reveal sparked a lot...

Infected total tops 70,000 as analyst say the world must act to prevent pandemic

The total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus rose above 70,000 over the weekend as global health experts warn that the world teetered on the brink of a 'global pandemic.'Chinese State media...

Somkid preparing new economic measures

Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak is preparing new stimulus measures to boost the economy after a budget bill was approved by the Senate on Friday.“The stimulus package is focused on the tourism...

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Thailand discovers five new cases of coronavirus in state quarantine on Wednesday

Thailand’s government said on Wednesday that it had discovered five cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours in state quarantine.

Student leaders say they are unconcerned with politicians urging caution

Student leaders told Thai Enquirer on Wednesday that they were unconcerned with political parties urging caution after a controversial rally on Monday...

Right-wing Thai media takes aim at student protesters arguing Monday’s rally had crossed the line

Following a large student rally at Thammasat University on Monday, right-wing conservative media over the last 48 hours have taken aim at...

7.5 per cent surge on MAKRO shares due to strong second-quarter results

Siam Makro PCL (MAKRO) shares rose up by 7.45 per cent to 43.25 baht per share on Tuesday morning trade (11:00 a.m.),...

Forums to communicate with protestors will be set up around the country within a week, Prayut said

Forums will be set up around the country by mid-August to listen to the student protestors’ grievances and demands, Prime Minister Prayut...