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Bangkok to gain more free WIFI spots

BANGKOK, May 4 – A Bt950 million fund will be allocated to set up an additional 150,000 free public WIFI service spots in Bangkok, according to the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC). In cooperation with the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, free WIFI service at a speed of 2 Mbps will give Internet […]Read More

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Free wifi spots to be expanded almost nationwide

BANGKOK, Dec 15 – The governments free wifi service will cover 80 per cent of Thailand by May next year, according to the Information and Communications Technology Ministry (ICT). ICT Minister Anudith Nakornthap said the ministry was allocated a new budget of Bt831 million to expand the free wifi coverage which is currently available at […]Read More

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250,000 free Wi-Fi spots for Thailand next year

BANGKOK, Oct 4 – Free Wi-Fi service will be accessible at 250,000 sites throughout Thailand next year, with a jump to 400,000 spots in 2015, according to ICT minister Anudit Nakornthap. He said True Corporation became the latest private company to offer free Wi-Fi service for Internet users at 50,000 locations, in addition to 50,000 […]Read More

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Free Wifi in tourist spots around Thailand launched

BANGKOK, 20 September 2012 (NNT) – Local and foreign tourists will soon be able to stay connected to the internet free of charge wherever they are as more than 1,600 free WiFi routers will be installed around the country under a campaign called ‘ICT Free WiFi For Tourism’. The installation of hi-speed internet is a […]Read More

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Free WiFi service to be available at tourist destinations

BANGKOK, 23 August 2012 (NNT) – Free wireless internet access is expected to be made available at tourist destinations throughout Thailand, starting from the beginning of next month. The Ministry of Tourism and Sports is preparing to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology to provide free WiFi access […]Read More

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20,000 Wi-Fi hotspots to be launched in Thailand

The Information and Communications Technology Ministry of Thailand will launch up to 20,000 hotspots providing free Wi-Fi access nationwide before the end of this year. ICT Minister Gp Captain Anudith Nakornthap said recently that this was the first phase of the government’s plan to expand the ICT network across the nation and boost the Kingdom’s […]Read More

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Steve Jobs denies iPhone ‘location-gate’

Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs announced on Wednesday that iPhone technology is not being used to monitor the location of its customers. The scandal arose from concern that data collected by Apple would make it possible for anyone with access to a person’s private computer to retrieve information about their movements. Jobs acknowledged that while […]Read More

Bangkok

Thai Police raids on entertainment venues in Bangkok to keep

BANGKOK, 20 April 2011 (NNT – The Spokesperson of the Police Operations Command Centre Pol Maj Gen Prawut Thawornsiri said police raids on entertainment venues had been carried out in a bid to prevent them allowing underage patrons on the premises. According to Pol Maj Gen Prawut, police officers who fail in their duty in […]Read More