New Thai PM Srettha Thavisin to Visit Laos to Strengthen Bilateral Ties

Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin during a meeting.
Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin during a meeting. Photo: เศรษฐา ทวีสิน - Srettha Thavisin / Facebook.

BANGKOK (NNT) – Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin is set to visit Laos to enhance relations between the two countries. The decision follows a friendly call [Read More…]

510 tonnes of aniline destined for Laos seized at Laem Chabang port

Container truck at Laem Chabang Port, Chonburi
Container truck at Laem Chabang Port, Chonburi province. Photo: Cpl. Wesley Timm / United States Marines Corps.

Thai anti-narcotics and customs officials seized 510.7 tonnes of aniline, contained in 22 tanks and destined for Laos, at the warehouse for dangerous chemicals in [Read More…]

47 smuggled monkeys intercepted in Nakhon Ratchasima on their way to China via Lao

Road in Amphoe Non-Sung, Korat
Road in Amphoe Non-Sung, Nakhon Ratchasima Province. Photo: Talkrabb. CC BY-SA 3.0.

Thai wildlife officials and police intercepted a shipment of 47 macaque monkeys on a pickup truck this morning (Monday), at a checkpoint on Friendship highway [Read More…]