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    • Despite floods, rice output forecasts unchanged

      Aug 21, 2017 | 20:55 pm

      Around 1 million rai of rice plantation in the Northeast was destroyed by the recent flood, but it is unlikely to have any severe effect on Thai rice production and export, with shippers and industry officials keeping rice export forecasts unchanged at 10 million tonnes.

    • TrueMoney to offer loans next June

      Aug 21, 2017 | 20:13 pm

      TrueMoney, a subsidiary of Ascend group, plans to officially launch nano-financing and personal loan services for Thais by next June.

    • Thai Lion Air broadens range with new aircraft

      Aug 21, 2017 | 19:30 pm

      Thai Lion Air (TLA) is roaring to a lofty altitude with the introduction of medium- and long-haul routes using a new generation of jetliners.

    • Cops urged to up efforts over missing official

      Aug 21, 2017 | 19:00 pm

      Si Sa Ket: National police chief Chakthip Chaijinda has been asked to speed up an investigation into the disappearance of a senior education official in Si Sa Ket after two new findings: suspicious activity on the woman's Facebook account and a report that a female corpse has been found near the Thai-Lao border.

    • Facebook lands Watana in contempt

      Aug 21, 2017 | 18:00 pm

      The Criminal Court on Monday sentenced Watana Muangsook, a key Pheu Thai Party figure and former commerce minister, to one month in prison, suspended for one year, and fined him 500 baht for contempt of court after broadcasting via Facebook Live at the court.

    • Ministry molestation investigation put off

      Aug 21, 2017 | 17:48 pm

      The release of an inquiry into a high-profile sexual harassment case at the Public Health Ministry has been postponed until later this week as a civic group has demanded a deeper probe, the ministry said Monday.