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Road closures on Oct 23-26 in preparation for Royal cremation ceremony - Phuket News
Road closures on Oct 23-26 in preparation for Royal cremation ceremony27 minutes ago
Forty-two roads around Sanam Luang will be closed to all vehicles except official cars and cars used in the Royal cremation ceremony as of 10pm of Oct 23, said the Royal Thai Police. The roads to be affected include all the roads around the Rattanakosin i
Mark Zuckerberg to visit Thailand end of October - Phuket News
Mark Zuckerberg to visit Thailand end of October 1 hour ago
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will visit Thailand at the end of this month and is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Oct 30, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak told the media on Monday. He said that Zuckerberg’s v
GLO may sell lottery tickets in sets to consumers - Phuket News
GLO may sell lottery tickets in sets to consumers 1 hour ago
Government Lottery Office (GLO) may sell lottery tickets in sets to resolve overpricing of lottery tickets by dealers and retailers, said  Thanawat Pholvichai, spokesman of the GLO board, on Tuesday (Oct 17). He said that the board was in the process of a
PM urges public to watch out for opportunists exploiting Royal cremation ceremony - Phuket News
PM urges public to watch out for opportunists exploiting Royal cremation ceremony 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday (Oct 17) urged members of the public to watch out for inappropriate conduct by opportunists, politicians in particular who exploit the Royal cremation ceremony for their vested interests. He said the government
Prayut orders army to be prepared for flooding Oct 17-19 - Phuket News
Prayut orders army to be prepared for flooding Oct 17-19 4 hours ago
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, in his capacity as chairman of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), has instructed army chief Gen Chalermchai Sitthisad to order all regional army commanders to closely monitor the situation and get ready to h
Two Nigerians arrested in Nong Khai with fake passports - Phuket News
Two Nigerians arrested in Nong Khai with fake passports 6 hours ago
Two Nigerian men were arrested on Tuesday morning (Oct 17) at the immigration checkpoint in Nong Khai province after being found to be carrying fake passports of South Africa. Pol Col Pallop Suriyakul na Ayutthaya, the Nong Khai immigration police chief,
Cambodia’s National Assembly clears the way for redistribution of the opposition’s election seats - Phuket News
Cambodia’s National Assembly clears the way for redistribution of the opposition’s election seats 7 hours ago
Cambodia’s National Assembly endorsed amendments to four election laws which will pave the way for all the opposition CNRP’s MP seats to smaller parties and seats in the commune and district councils to the ruling CPP, according to The Phnom Penh Post Onl
508kg of “ice” seized in Nakhon Ratchasima - Phuket News
508kg of “ice” seized in Nakhon Ratchasima 7 hours ago
Police on Monday (Oct 16) seized 508 kilogrammes of crystal methamphetamine or “ice”, with a street value of over 1 billion baht, and arrested one of the two suspected couriers in Bua Yai district of Nakhon Ratchasima province. Speaking at a p
A rescued hostage’s tip gives away the hideout of Hapilon and Omar and their killings - Phuket News
A rescued hostage’s tip gives away the hideout of Hapilon and Omar and their killings 8 hours ago
A tip from one of the rescued hostages at about 2 am on Monday gave away the location of Isnilon Hapilon and Omarkhayam “Omar” Maute and an eventual raid by government troops, resulting to the death of the two top Islamic terrorists of the Marawi siege, a
Ministry says 30 dignitaries confirm attendance of Royal Cremation on December 26 - Phuket News
Ministry says 30 dignitaries confirm attendance of Royal Cremation on December 26 9 hours ago
The Foreign Ministry says 30 dignitaries have confirmed to attend the Royal Cremation Ceremony of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on December 26. Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Tuesday (Oct 17) that the list of dignitaries attending the Royal C
PM tests E-ticket on new city bus - Phuket News
PM tests E-ticket on new city bus 9 hours ago
Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha today ( Oct 17) tested the use of the electronic ticket on a new city bus which the Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) is introducing for use in its new buses this month. BMTA plans to introduce the electronic ticke
US pork import not yet allowed - Phuket News
US pork import not yet allowed 10 hours ago
The Ministry of Commerce says it needs to amend ministerial regulation before pork imports are allowed. The need was stressed by the Commerce Minister Mrs Aphiradee Tantraporn regarding the US porks, according to National News Bureau of Thailand. Commerce
Sudarat defends her Sunday’s car parade with teary eyes - Phuket News
Sudarat defends her Sunday’s car parade with teary eyes 11 hours ago
Former deputy leader of the dissolved Thai Rak Thai party and now a key member of the Pheu Thai party Sudara Keyuraphan yesterday (Oct 16) defended in teary eyes against widespread media criticism that she exploited the country’s current condolence
Overflowing Chee river causes havoc to many northeastern provinces - Phuket News
Overflowing Chee river causes havoc to many northeastern provinces 11 hours ago
Heavy rain continues to cause havoc to many northeastern provinces along the Chee river after it overflows and submerges farmlands and houses. A 200-metre section of the soil embankment built to prevent the river from overflowing banks also collapsed yest
DSI asked to probe engine performance enhancement fluid - Phuket News
DSI asked to probe engine performance enhancement fluid 1 day ago
The Department of Special Investigation was asked by a group of customers of a brand of engine performance enhancement fluid to investigate the product importers for allegedly selling substandard product on Monday (Oct 16). Led by Associate Professor Veer
Press centre opened for reporters covering royal cremation - Phuket News
Press centre opened for reporters covering royal cremation 1 day ago
A press centre has been opened at the main auditorium of Thammasat University for about 1,500 Thai and foreign reporters covering the royal cremation of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Prime Minister’s Office Minister Ormsin Chivapruck said on Mon
All 7-Eleven stores to close on Oct 26 from 3 pm to midnight - Phuket News
All 7-Eleven stores to close on Oct 26 from 3 pm to midnight 1 day ago
All 7-Eleven convenience stores throughout the country will be closed on October 26 from 3 pm until midnight to allow their employees to join the nation in the Royal cremation ceremony. Mr Supachai Chearavanont, chief executive officer of Charoen Pokphand
PM calls urgent meeting to combat flooding - Phuket News
PM calls urgent meeting to combat flooding 1 day ago
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday (Oct 16) called an urgent meeting to monitor the flooding situation while the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration has stepped up preparations for another round of deluge after Bangkok was told to brace for more r
Chairit faces serious disciplinary investigation for helping Yingluck escape - Phuket News
Chairit faces serious disciplinary investigation for helping Yingluck escape 1 day ago
Pol Col Chairit Anuchit, deputy commander of Metropolitan Police Division 5, was found by a fact-finding committee to have committed a serious breach of discipline for helping former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra escape on Aug 23, deputy commissioner
Four state enterprises join hands to provide transport services during royal cremation ceremonies - Phuket News
Four state enterprises join hands to provide transport services during royal cremation ceremonies 1 day ago
The Petroleum Authority of Thailand Plc, the State Railway of Thailand, the Bangkok Mass Transit Authority and the Transport Company have joined hands to provide transport services, for free or with a discount, for people to travel to join the royal crema
Volunteer team formed to help mourners who may suffer mental breakdown during Royal Cremation period - Phuket News
Volunteer team formed to help mourners who may suffer mental breakdown during Royal Cremation period 1 day ago
The Department of Mental Health has formed a 400-member team of volunteers to help mourners who may suffer from mental breakdown during the Royal Cremation period and preparatory period. The department chief Dr Boonruang Trairuangvorawat said Monday that,