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Three foiled bomb attacks in Bangkok: Suspect arrested

Three explosive devices have been found, one in a pile of garbage in front of a Bangkok Bank branch in Sukhumvit Soi 77 or Onnuj, another at Ladkrabang Soi 13 and one more around the Motorway. The bomb squad has successfully defused the explosives. The bombs were said to be rigged to a remote control […]Read More

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12 of Thailand’s largest companies kick off post-flood rehab project

BANGKOK, Nov 15 – Twelve leading Thai corporations on Tuesday jointly launched a special fundraising project for the country’s post-flood relief and rehabilitation. Named “The Power of Thai”, the project was set up by 12 of Thailand’s leading private companies, including Thai Beverage (ThaiBev), Central Group of Companies, True Corporation, Bangkok Bank, GMM Grammy, Thai […]Read More

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Help the flood victims in Thailand

People are invited to help southern flood victims by donating commodities (drinking water, basic medicines, instant noodles etc) to the Nation Channel, Nation Tower’s 12A floor on Bangnatrat Road. Call for details at 023383000 press 3 or 023383600. The Finance Ministry is also mobilising donations around the base of the King Rama V Statue, starting […]Read More

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Thai Airways borrows $550 million to upgrade fleet

Thai Airways International Pcl’s board approved a plan for the national carrier to borrow about $550 million to pay for new airplanes as tourists return to Thailand, President Piyasvasti Amranand said. The airline will borrow 17.5 billion baht ($548 million) from four Thai banks, with 12 billion baht of that coming from Bangkok Bank Pcl, […]Read More

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2010 protests: Fiery rage hits Bangkok

Arsonists, rioters and shooters wreaked havoc in many areas of Bangkok on Wednesday after red shirt leaders announced an end of their 45-day protests at the Rajprasong shopping area. The government’s Centre for the Resolution of the Emergency Situation (CRES) imposed curfew between 8 am and 6 am in Bangkok and other provinces where the […]Read More

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Thai security forces say will block Red Shirt march on

A proposed opposition Red Shirt march to occupy Silom Road or other Bangkok thoroughfares will be blocked CRES spokesman Sansern Kaewkamnerd said. He said the panel has instructed security units to strengthen their forces to block United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) demonstrators from moving to other areas. The Bangkok Post said that the […]Read More

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Government rules out using emergency decree despite bombings

BANGKOK, March 25 (TNA) – Thai Deputy Prime Minister Suthep Thaugsuban on Thursday expressed concerned about a series of bombings which continued to rattle some official buildings in the capital and adjacent areas, but said the situation did not warrant putting an emergency decree into force. The deputy prime minister commented in his capacity as […]Read More

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PM: Police arrest suspected motorcycle driver in Bangkok Bank grenade

BANGKOK, March 7 (TNA) — Thai police have apprehended a man suspected of involvement in a hand grenade attack at a Bangkok Bank branch in the capital last weekend, Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva said Sunday. Mr Abhisit told journalists after his weekly TV and radio broadcast that police are questioning the suspect, who was believed […]Read More