Thailand extends Emergency Decree for thirteenth time until at least the end of September

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The following is a press release from the Tourism Authority of Thailand.Bangkok, 24 July 2021 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to provide the latest update that the Thai Cabinet agreed...

18-year-old Thai rapper fined 2,000 baht at Bangkok police station for allegedly publicly insulting...

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Bangkok - Young Thai rapper Danupha Kanateerakul, better known as 'Milli', was fined 2,000 baht at a Bangkok police station this morning, July 22nd, after being charged for allegedly defaming Prime Minister Prayut Cha-O'Cha following...

Royal Thai Gazette officially classifies tampons as cosmetics, subject to government quality control

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Thailand- The Royal Thai Gazette, responsible for announcing laws and regulations in Thailand, announced this afternoon, July 22nd, 2021, that tampons are officially now classified as cosmetics in the Kingdom of Thailand. This change means...

Bangkok temporarily closes 10 additional businesses to curb with Covid-19 spread, effective this Friday

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Bangkok - The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) this evening, July 21st, has released an announcement on the temporary closure of 10 additional businesses and places to prevent and curb the spread of Covid-19 infections, effective...

Thai court of appeal upholds death penalty for Lopburi gold shop shooter, finding his...

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Bangkok - Thailand's Court of Appeal today, July 20th, has upheld the death penalty for a former school director, Prasittichai "Golf" Khaokaew, for shooting dead three people, including two adults and a two-year-old child, and...

New screening measures announced for domestic travel to/from Phuket

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The following is a press release from the Thai Tourism Authority. Their statements and opinions are entirely their own.Bangkok, 20 July 2021 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to provide an update...

Foodpanda delivery man arrested on lese majeste charges last night after allegedly burning portrait...

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Bangkok - A Foodpanda delivery man who had attended a pro-democracy protest on Saturday was captured by a group of undercover police late last night yesterday, July 19th, over a lese majeste charge, or Section...

Phuket to strengthen Covid-19 measurements including limiting alcohol sales and drinks in restaurants

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Phuket – Phuket officials last night (July 18th) announced another measurement and temporary closure of places to "prevent the spread of Covid-19". The order was issued by Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew which takes effect tomorrow...

Chonburi, Chachoengsao, and Ayutthaya added to maximum control provinces, effective this Tuesday, Royal Gazette...

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National - Thailand's Royal Gazette today, July 18th, has added Chachoengsao, Chonburi (Home of Pattaya), and Ayutthaya to the list of 13 maximum control dark-red zone provinces, effective this Tuesday, July 20th. Similar to the first...

Royal Thai Navy moves forward with proposal to purchase more submarines, dismisses criticism

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Thailand-   The Royal Thai Navy has stated today, July 17th, 2021, through a spokesperson, that they are moving forward with a controversial plan to purchases two submarines from China. The Navy has officially submitted a...