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Thailand sets election day time frame between February 24 and May 5, 2019

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Elections will be held on February 24 at the earliest and by May 5 at the latest, Thailand's Election Commission (EC) chairman Ittiporn Boonprakong...
Ahead of crucial referendum, Thai junta promises elections in 2017

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Thailand could expect a general election in 2017, Thailand's junta chief Prayuth Chan-o-cha said, no matter what the outcome of the crucial national referendum...
Thai junta approves $23-billion high-speed rail projects

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Thailand's ruling junta has approved a $23-billion transport project that will see two high-speed railways link up directly with China by 2021, in a...
Thailand to help launch investment bank for Asia

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Thailand has been invited by China to become one of the founding fathers of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which is supported by...
Measures attempted to boost Thailand’s growth to 2% in 2014

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Attempts are being made through several policies to boost Thailand’s GDP to grow by 2 per cent in 2014, said National Council for Peace...
Thailand delays Suvarnabhumi Airport expansion

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Airports of Thailand Public Company Limited (AOT) has postponed its expansion plan of the country's main Suvarnabhumi Airport, as suggested by the army-led National...
Thailand offers tourists free packages to stimulate arrival numbers

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Free packages including transport and accommodation will be offered to foreign and local tourists to help revive the flagging domestic tourism sector. Gen Pawarit...
Thailand’s inflation hits 14-month high

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Thailand's consumer-price index continued an upward trend in May to reach its highest level in 14 months. Inflation rose 2.62 per cent in May,...
Thai junta to ‘clean up’ boards of state-owned companies

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A purge of several state enterprise boards is expected to be the next step the coup-makers take following massive transfers of senior state officials...
Thai junta promises to clear rice farmers’ outstanding bills

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The army-led National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) in Thailand has instructed the Finance Ministry and Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives to...