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  • Anti-Prayut protesters launch campaign demanding PM’s ouster
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 10:22 am

    Anti-Prayut protesters, led by Sombat Boonngarm-anong, launched a campaign today (Sunday) demanding the ouster of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, by pasting stickers which read “Out Prayut” on a wall surrounding… The post Anti-Prayut protesters launch campaign demanding PM’s ouster first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Extensive flooding in Thailand’s northern and north-eastern provinces
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 7:29 am

    Workers using tractors were working hard this morning (Sunday) to clear mudslides and fallen trees blocking Highway 11 to the northern region in Na Yang sub-district of Phichai district of… The post Extensive flooding in Thailand’s northern and north-eastern provinces first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Japanese tourist missing in rough seas off Phang-nga as his wife is rescued
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 4:22 am

    A search and rescue operation has resumed today (Sunday) for a Japanese tourist who was washed away by stormy seas in Takua Pa district of the southern Thai province of… The post Japanese tourist missing in rough seas off Phang-nga as his wife is rescued first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai women’s volleyball team advances to 2nd round of FIVB World Championship 2022
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 4:17 am

    Thailand beat the Dominican Republic 3-2 to advance to the second round of the FIVB Women’s World Championship 2022 in the final match of the first round for Group B,… The post Thai women’s volleyball team advances to 2nd round of FIVB World Championship 2022 first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • How to tell when a celebrity influencer is actually an online fraudster
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on October 2, 2022 at 2:54 am

    The boom in social media has given birth to a multitude of influencers and idols, though some are cashing in on their fame the wrong way. The advice is to… The post How to tell when a celebrity influencer is actually an online fraudster first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • US, Australia and Japan vow to work together against China
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 2:51 am

    (AFP) – The defense ministers of the United States, Australia and Japan agreed Saturday to boost military cooperation in the face of China’s growing ambitions. “We are deeply concerned by… The post US, Australia and Japan vow to work together against China first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Florida takes stock of Hurricane Ian devastation as death toll rises
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 2:38 am

    (AFP) – Shocked Florida communities on Saturday faced the full scale of the devastation brought by Hurricane Ian, as the death toll from one of the most powerful storms ever… The post Florida takes stock of Hurricane Ian devastation as death toll rises first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • At least 127 dead after riot at Indonesia football match
    by Nad Bunnag on October 2, 2022 at 2:33 am

    (AFP) – At least 127 people died at a football stadium in Indonesia when fans invaded the pitch and police responded with tear gas, triggering a stampede, authorities said Sunday…. The post At least 127 dead after riot at Indonesia football match first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Anti-Prayut protesters rally at Bangkok’s Victory Monument
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 12:11 pm

    Protesters staged a rally at the Victory Monument in Bangkok at about 4pm today (Saturday), to oppose Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha remaining in office after the Constitutional Court ruled yesterday… The post Anti-Prayut protesters rally at Bangkok’s Victory Monument first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Sam Khok district of Pathum Thani declared a flood disaster zone
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 11:53 am

    The Pathum Thani provincial administration has declared Sam Khok district a flood disaster zone, because the entire district is under water from spilling the overflowing Chao Phraya River. More than… The post Sam Khok district of Pathum Thani declared a flood disaster zone first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Across Thailand police crackdown nets 145 guns, thousands of gun parts and ammunition
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 10:37 am

    Thai police have seized more than 145 guns, thousands of gun parts, machine tools for making guns and ammunition in recent nation-wide raids. Pol Gen Damrongsak Kittipraphat, the newly-appointed national… The post Across Thailand police crackdown nets 145 guns, thousands of gun parts and ammunition first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Heavy flooding leads to closure of Chiang Mai-Hod road
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 9:14 am

    Motorists planning to use the Chiang Mai-Hod road have been advised to take an alternative route, via the San Pa Tong-Hang Dong road along the irrigation canal in Hang Dong… The post Heavy flooding leads to closure of Chiang Mai-Hod road first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Three wooden houses in Bangkok’s Thung Khru district razed this morning
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 5:28 am

    Three houses in a crowded community in Bangkok’s Thung Khru district burned down early this morning. Firemen said that the narrow lane made it difficult for them to reach the… The post Three wooden houses in Bangkok’s Thung Khru district razed this morning first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in Thailand
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 5:07 am

    Two more monkeypox cases have been reported in Thailand, bringing total confirmed infections to 10, according to Dr. Opart Karnkawinpong, director-general of the Disease Control Department. Both cases were found… The post Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in Thailand first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Super Poll: Majority wants country to switch to APEC mode
    by Tulsathit on October 1, 2022 at 4:46 am

    October 2, 2022: More than 85% of 1,159 Thais surveyed after Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha got off the eight-year tenure hook says Thailand must now concentrate on being a good… The post Super Poll: Majority wants country to switch to APEC mode first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Inflation hits record 10% in 19 EU countries using euro
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 4:36 am

    Inflation in the European countries using the euro currency has broken into double digits as prices for electricity and natural gas soar, signaling a looming winter recession for one of… The post Inflation hits record 10% in 19 EU countries using euro first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Amid rising seas, island nations push for legal protection
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 4:07 am

    When and if an island nation fully submerges due to rising seas, what happens to the nationalities of its citizens? This and other related questions are being considered by island… The post Amid rising seas, island nations push for legal protection first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • North Korea fires 4th round of missile tests in 1 week
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 3:25 am

    North Korea on Saturday fired two short-range ballistic missiles toward its eastern waters, South Korean and Japanese officials said, making it the North’s fourth round of weapons launches this week… The post North Korea fires 4th round of missile tests in 1 week first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Flood woes continue in Ubon Ratchathani and Nakhon Ratchasima
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on October 1, 2022 at 2:44 am

    The Royal Irrigation Department has installed about 200 water pumps to accelerate the discharge of water from the Mun River, in Khong Chiam district in of Ubon Ratchathani, into the… The post Flood woes continue in Ubon Ratchathani and Nakhon Ratchasima first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Prayut survives, so what’s next? – Thai PBS World Special (September 30th 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on October 1, 2022 at 2:16 am

    The Constitutional Court has ruled that Prayut Chan-o-cha can stay on as prime minister until his current term of office ends. However, the court determined that his premiership commenced in 2017 – the… The post Prayut survives, so what’s next? – Thai PBS World Special (September 30th 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Garbage in canals remain culprits to city flooding – This Week with Thai PBS World (September 30th 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on October 1, 2022 at 2:10 am

    For the past few weeks, heavy rainfall in Thailand has, again, led to widespread flooding, including in Bangkok. While we might blame the amount of rain or how effective, or ineffective,… The post Garbage in canals remain culprits to city flooding – This Week with Thai PBS World (September 30th 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • The greening of a city
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on October 1, 2022 at 2:05 am

    Experts recently agreed that Bangkok is getting closer to becoming a green metropolis, though only if every stakeholder lends a hand. At the “Bangkok Green Link”, part of the Sustainability… The post The greening of a city first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Quote of the week
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 1:59 pm
  • And the fight continues …
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 30, 2022 at 10:26 am

    One chapter has just been closed. Prayut Chan-o-cha’s nail-biting survival act is in the middle of the book at most, with Thailand’s political turmoil only entering a new phase, where… The post And the fight continues … first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Stand well clear, buffaloes on the run!
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 30, 2022 at 10:09 am

    Farmers in Chon Buri, an hour’s drive east of Bangkok, hold an annual buffalo racing festival in early October around the end of the Buddhist Lent to have some fun… The post Stand well clear, buffaloes on the run! first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Prayut vows to push ahead with mega-projects
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 9:40 am

    In his first reaction to the ruling by the Constitutional Court which reaffirms his premiership, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha pledged to forge ahead with mega-projects initiated by his government. In… The post Prayut vows to push ahead with mega-projects first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Prayut given political lifeline — but what’s next?
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 9:05 am

    The Constitutional Court has given Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha a political lifeline with a ruling that allows him to at least complete his current term of office. The big question,… The post Prayut given political lifeline — but what’s next? first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Constitutional Court rules that PM Prayut’s 8-year term in office has not expired
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 8:35 am

    Thailand’s Constitutional Court has ruled by a majority that, in accordance with the 2017 Constitution, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha’s 8-year term in office did not expire on August 24th. The… The post Constitutional Court rules that PM Prayut’s 8-year term in office has not expired first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Biden’s APEC no-show seen as a blow to Thai government’s credibility
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 30, 2022 at 4:07 am

    US President Joe Biden’s decision to skip the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Thailand in November is a reflection of the Thai government’s weak international image and the… The post Biden’s APEC no-show seen as a blow to Thai government’s credibility first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Noru weakens into low pressure cell, more rain for Bangkok and 23 other provinces Friday
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 2:23 am

    Tropical depression Noru has weakened to a low-pressure cell, with its center located in the Muang district of Thailand’snorth-eastern province of Chaiyaphum, according to the Thai Meteorological Department. In its… The post Noru weakens into low pressure cell, more rain for Bangkok and 23 other provinces Friday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Security tight at Constitutional Court ahead of Prayut’s premiership term ruling today Friday
    by Nad Bunnag on September 30, 2022 at 12:50 am

    Thailand’s Constitutional Court and its offices have been declared restricted areas from 7pm Thursday night until 6am on Monday, ahead of the court’s ruling on the 8-year term in office… The post Security tight at Constitutional Court ahead of Prayut’s premiership term ruling today Friday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • France’s President Macron invited to APEC meeting in November
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 12:24 pm

    Thailand has invited French President Emmanuel Macron to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Leader’s Meeting (APECLM) in November, Thai PBS World has learned. The invitation is special, because France… The post France’s President Macron invited to APEC meeting in November first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (29th September 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on September 29, 2022 at 11:38 am

    Thai PBS World Daily is here to provide you with a daily news roundup of the top stories in Thailand. Here’s what you need to know for today. Noru weakens… The post Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (29th September 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Former Kaeng Krachan Park chief Chaiwat reinstated by Phetchaburi Court
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 9:46 am

    The Phetchaburi Administrative Court revoked orders today (Thursday), issued by the Public Sector Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, dismissing Chaiwat Limlikhitaksorn, former chief of… The post Former Kaeng Krachan Park chief Chaiwat reinstated by Phetchaburi Court first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Bangkok increases canal drainage ahead of greater influx from north and rain
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 8:49 am

    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has been accelerating efforts to drain water from the city’s canals into the Chao Phraya River, ahead of the arrival of more water runoff from… The post Bangkok increases canal drainage ahead of greater influx from north and rain first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • One killed and two injured as tree crushes truck during heavy rain in Si Sa Ket
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 7:43 am

    One person died and two others were injured when a falling tree crushed their pick-up truck, during heavy rain in Huai Thap Than district of Thailand’s north-eastern province of Si… The post One killed and two injured as tree crushes truck during heavy rain in Si Sa Ket first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • 64 Thai alleged scam call centre workers deported from Cambodia
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 7:32 am

    64 Thai nationals, who allegedly worked for Chinese-funded call centre scam operators in Cambodia, were deported back to Thailand yesterday (Wednesday) by Cambodian authorities. The 39 men and 26 women… The post 64 Thai alleged scam call centre workers deported from Cambodia first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Election Commission asked to ease restrictions on MPs helping flood victims
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 5:54 am

    Thailand’s Election Commission (EC) has been asked to consider easing restrictions on the distribution of relief materials by political parties during the current widespread flooding. Pheu Thai MP for Ubon… The post Election Commission asked to ease restrictions on MPs helping flood victims first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Noru weakens to tropical depression as it heads west across Thailand
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 4:15 am

    Tropical storm Noru was located over the Kham Khoen Kaeo district of Thailand’s north-eastern province of Yasothon at 4am this morning (Thursday) and has already weakened to a tropical depression,… The post Noru weakens to tropical depression as it heads west across Thailand first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Hurricane Ian batters Florida’s Gulf Coast with catastrophic fury
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 3:40 am

    Hurricane Ian plowed into Florida’s Gulf Coast with catastrophic force on Wednesday, unleashing howling winds, torrential rains and a treacherous surge of ocean surf that made it one of the most powerful… The post Hurricane Ian batters Florida’s Gulf Coast with catastrophic fury first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • How real are Putin’s nuclear threats in Ukraine?
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 29, 2022 at 3:10 am

    Russian President Vladimir Putin warns that he won’t hesitate to use nuclear weapons to ward off Ukraine’s attempt to reclaim control of Moscow-occupied areas that the Kremlin is about to… The post How real are Putin’s nuclear threats in Ukraine? first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • US VP Harris lands in S. Korea after North’s missile tests
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 3:10 am

    US Vice President Kamala Harris arrived in South Korea Thursday to strengthen Washington’s alliance with Seoul, a day after nuclear-armed North Korea tested more ballistic missiles. Harris, who landed at Osan airbase after a trip to Tokyo to attend… The post US VP Harris lands in S. Korea after North’s missile tests first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Good Samaritan helps 10-year-old Chinese-American girl trudging on lonely road
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 29, 2022 at 2:42 am

    Police helped a 10-year-old Chinese-American girl found walking alone on a roadside in Chonburi province on Wednesday night on her way to Bangkok reunite with her father. The girl said… The post Good Samaritan helps 10-year-old Chinese-American girl trudging on lonely road first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Will Prayut return as PM? Ball in Constitutional Court
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 29, 2022 at 1:53 am

    All eyes across Thailand will be on the Constitutional Court on Friday (September 30), when it is scheduled to rule on whether General Prayut Chan-o-cha has completed eight years as… The post Will Prayut return as PM? Ball in Constitutional Court first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Outspoken Myanmar beauty queen lands in Canada, granted asylum
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 29, 2022 at 1:42 am

    A Myanmar beauty queen who spoke out against the military coup in her homeland landed Wednesday in Canada, where she has been granted asylum after being stranded at an airport… The post Outspoken Myanmar beauty queen lands in Canada, granted asylum first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (28th September 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on September 28, 2022 at 11:57 am

    Thai PBS World Daily is here to provide you with a daily news roundup of the top stories in Thailand. Here’s what you need to know for today. Tropical storm… The post Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (28th September 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thailand’s currency weakens to 38 baht per US dollar
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 10:40 am

    The Thai baht continues to weaken against the US dollar, falling to 38/$US, mainly due to the strengthening of the greenback, as a result of the recent increase in the… The post Thailand’s currency weakens to 38 baht per US dollar first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Central bank increases key interest rate to 1.00 percent effective Wednesday
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 10:34 am

    The Bank of Thailand’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has unanimously voted to increase the key interest rate by 0.25%, to 1.00%, with immediate effect. The central bank said, in a… The post Central bank increases key interest rate to 1.00 percent effective Wednesday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Three flights bound for Ubon Ratchathani turned back to BKK due to poor weather
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 8:52 am

    Three domestic flights from Bangkok to the north-eastern province of Ubon Ratchathani this morning (Wednesday) were forced to turn back, after the pilots were unable to land due to poor… The post Three flights bound for Ubon Ratchathani turned back to BKK due to poor weather first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thailand beats Iraq in Group A opener of AFC Futsal Asian Cup 2022
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 8:28 am

    Thailand came from two goals behindn to defeat Iraq 3-2 in the Group A opener of the AFC Futsal Asian Cup 2022 in Kuwait last night. Thailand enjoyed early dominance… The post Thailand beats Iraq in Group A opener of AFC Futsal Asian Cup 2022 first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • People living along Mun River in Ubon Ratchathani advised to prepare for evacuation
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 8:09 am

    The rising level of the Mun River, in Thailand’s north-eastern province of Ubon Ratchathani following heavy rain last night, has forced provincial officials to replace their preventive plans with those… The post People living along Mun River in Ubon Ratchathani advised to prepare for evacuation first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • EU vows retaliation if energy network attacked
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 7:53 am

    BRUSSELS – The European Union suspects that damage to two underwater natural gas pipelines was sabotage and is warning of retaliation for any attack on Europe’s energy networks, EU foreign… The post EU vows retaliation if energy network attacked first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Tropical storm Noru to hit north-eastern region at 10pm Wednesday
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 6:36 am

    Tropical storm Noru is expected to arrive over Thailand’s north-eastern provinces of Ubon Ratchathani and Amnat Charoen at about 10pm tonight (Wednesday), bringing heavy rain to 14 provinces, according to… The post Tropical storm Noru to hit north-eastern region at 10pm Wednesday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Somkid Jatusripitak: From economic wizard to Thailand’s next PM?  
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 28, 2022 at 2:48 am

    The economic czar for several previous administrations, Somkid Jatusripitak is back in the spotlight and bidding to take the helm of the next government. The renowned economist recently announced his… The post Somkid Jatusripitak: From economic wizard to Thailand’s next PM?   first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Electricity and water bill discounts for welfare card holders extended to April
    by jeerapas@thaipbs.or.th on September 28, 2022 at 2:37 am

    The Thai cabinet agreed to extend discounts on electricity of not more than 50 units and tap water not exceeding 315 baht per month for holders of welfare cards until… The post Electricity and water bill discounts for welfare card holders extended to April first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • COVID-19 preventive measures in schools to be lifted from October 1st
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 28, 2022 at 2:10 am

    For the first time since 2019, and effective from October 1st, Thailand’s Ministry of Education is to rescind measures currently applied in all schools to prevent and control the spread… The post COVID-19 preventive measures in schools to be lifted from October 1st first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Innovative technology can help protect coral reefs and you can too  
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 28, 2022 at 2:08 am

    The brightly colored coral reefs teeming with marine life are far more than just a magnificent sight. The natural undersea attractions that beckon snorkelers and divers also create recreational and… The post Innovative technology can help protect coral reefs and you can too   first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Typhoon Noru makes landfall in Vietnam
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 28, 2022 at 2:03 am

    Typhoon Noru barrelled into Vietnam’s central coast early Wednesday, the national forecaster said, bringing powerful winds and heavy rain as hundreds of thousands of people took refuge in shelters. In… The post Typhoon Noru makes landfall in Vietnam first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • 24 tonnes of pork smuggled from Brazil destroyed to prevent spread of swine flu in Thailand
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 27, 2022 at 4:46 pm

    The Livestock Development Department buried about 24 tonnes of frozen pork, which originated in Brazil and was smuggled into Thailand from a neighboring country, at a landfill in Phayuha Khiri… The post 24 tonnes of pork smuggled from Brazil destroyed to prevent spread of swine flu in Thailand first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Philippines to deport 40,000 Chinese workers in online gaming crackdown
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 2:56 pm

    The Philippines will deport 40,000 Chinese workers in a crackdown on unlicensed online gaming businesses, an official said Tuesday, after reports of kidnapping, prostitution and murder in the gambling industry.  So-called Philippine offshore gaming operators, or POGOs, have boomed since 2016 as former president… The post Philippines to deport 40,000 Chinese workers in online gaming crackdown first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Singapore dressed up to party like it’s 2019 for F1 return
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 27, 2022 at 1:04 pm

    With tickets selling fast and party suites costing up to $70,000 a night, Singapore is putting the pedal to the metal when it hosts Asia’s first Formula One race this… The post Singapore dressed up to party like it’s 2019 for F1 return first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Free COVID vaccinations at Institute of Dermatology throughout October
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 12:26 pm

    After the closure of the COVID-19 vaccination centre at Bang Sue Grand Station at the end of this month, members of the public can still get free vaccinations at the… The post Free COVID vaccinations at Institute of Dermatology throughout October first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Anti-COVID nasal spray to be available from October 1st
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 11:51 am

    An anti-COVID nasal spray, an innovation jointly developed by Health Systems Research Institute (HSRI), the Faculty of Medicine at Chulalongkorn University, the Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) and Hibiocy Company, will… The post Anti-COVID nasal spray to be available from October 1st first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (27th September 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on September 27, 2022 at 11:36 am

    Thai PBS World Daily is here to provide you with a daily news roundup of the top stories in Thailand. Here’s what you need to know for today. Storm Noru… The post Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (27th September 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Rare protest in China tech hub over Covid lockdown
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 11:16 am

    Dozens of people have taken part in a rare protest in the southern Chinese tech hub of Shenzhen, social media footage shows, after officials announced a snap lockdown over a handful of Covid cases. The megacity of more than 18 million… The post Rare protest in China tech hub over Covid lockdown first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Same-sex marriage and surrogacy: where is it legal?
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 11:07 am

    Cubans have voted overwhelmingly to legalise same-sex marriage, making the country the 33rd to stop defining marriage as being exclusively between a man and a woman. Cuba’s landmark new family code also allows “altruistic” surrogacy,… The post Same-sex marriage and surrogacy: where is it legal? first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Vietnam orders mass evacuations ahead of Super Typhoon Noru
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 10:55 am

    Vietnam ordered hundreds of thousands of people to evacuate their homes Tuesday as Super Typhoon Noru barrelled towards the busy city of Danang, with forecasters predicting the storm would be one of the biggest to… The post Vietnam orders mass evacuations ahead of Super Typhoon Noru first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Will the gentle approach rid Thailand of its drug problem?
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 27, 2022 at 9:55 am

    Drug addicts sometimes commit shocking crimes in their quest for a fix, even attacking their own family members. In some cases, parents push for the arrest of their drug-crazed children… The post Will the gentle approach rid Thailand of its drug problem? first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • EC announces dos and don’ts for parties, candidates and ministers in next 180 days
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 8:36 am

    Thailand’s Election Commission announced a set of strict rules today (Tuesday) defining what political parties, potential election candidates and holders of political offices can and cannot do during the 180-days… The post EC announces dos and don’ts for parties, candidates and ministers in next 180 days first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Abortion legal in Thailand up to 20th week of pregnancy from October 26th
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 8:00 am

    A woman in Thailand who is no more than 20-weeks into her pregnancy will be able to seek a legal abortion, with prior consultation from a medical practitioner, to be… The post Abortion legal in Thailand up to 20th week of pregnancy from October 26th first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Chi and Mun river basins will be worst affected by tropical storm Noru
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 5:55 am

    Chi and Mun river basins in the north-east of Thailand will suffer the worst effects of tropical storm Noru, which is expected to hit the region this Thursday, although the… The post Chi and Mun river basins will be worst affected by tropical storm Noru first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Japan prepares to bid farewell to slain Abe with controversial state funeral
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 3:37 am

    Japan will honour on Tuesday its assassinated former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a polarising figure who dominated modern-day politics as its longest-serving leader, with a rare state funeral that has become… The post Japan prepares to bid farewell to slain Abe with controversial state funeral first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Myanmar beauty queen granted asylum in Canada
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 27, 2022 at 3:27 am

    Myanmar’s former beauty queen and an anti-junta activist, Thaw Nandar Aung, aka “Han Lay”, who has been stranded in Thailand due to immigration difficulties, has finally been granted asylum in… The post Myanmar beauty queen granted asylum in Canada first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • ‘A new era’: NASA strikes asteroid in key test of planetary defense
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 27, 2022 at 2:33 am

    Bullseye: A NASA spaceship on Monday struck an asteroid seven million miles away in order to deflect its orbit, succeeding in a historic test of humanity’s ability to prevent a… The post ‘A new era’: NASA strikes asteroid in key test of planetary defense first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thailand’s Chart Pattana renamed Chart Pattana Kla party
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 12:03 pm

    The Chart Pattana party was officially renamed Chart Pattana Kla party at its extraordinary general meeting in the north-eastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima today (Monday). Former Kla party leader Korn… The post Thailand’s Chart Pattana renamed Chart Pattana Kla party first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (26th September 2022)
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 11:49 am

    Thai PBS World Daily is here to provide you with a daily news roundup of the top stories in Thailand. Here’s what you need to know for today. Tropical storm… The post Thai PBS World Daily – Your news roundup of the day (26th September 2022) first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Historian claims collapsed Chang Phuak Gate and wall in Chiang Mai were rebuilt 80 years ago
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 9:39 am

    A retired fine arts lecturer at Chiang Mai University has claimed that the ancient Chiang Mai city wall and Chang Phuak Gate, which partially collapsed due to heavy rain last… The post Historian claims collapsed Chang Phuak Gate and wall in Chiang Mai were rebuilt 80 years ago first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Bangkok takes precautions ahead of arrival of tropical storm Noru this Thursday
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 8:29 am

    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has taken steps, including draining water out of canals in and around the city and procuring 2.5 million sandbags to reinforce flood walls, to brace… The post Bangkok takes precautions ahead of arrival of tropical storm Noru this Thursday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Farmland and residential areas flooded after dike partially collapses in Si Sa Ket
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 8:24 am

    About 960 hectares of farmland and residential areas in two districts of Thailand’s north-eastern province of Si Sa Ket are flooded, after an earthen dike partially collapsed yesterday (Sunday), due… The post Farmland and residential areas flooded after dike partially collapses in Si Sa Ket first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Krachiao Suphan confirmed as the world’s first Krachiao plant species of its kind
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 8:21 am

    Thailand’s Botanical Garden Organisation (BGO) has recently given the scientific name to a new species of Krachiao plant, or Siam tulip (Curcuma Suphanensis P), in the Zingiberaceae family, which was… The post Krachiao Suphan confirmed as the world’s first Krachiao plant species of its kind first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Lure of high yields, lax regulators behind Ponzi scams
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 26, 2022 at 8:05 am

    More than 13,000 victims are estimated to have suffered losses of several billion baht as a result of the latest alleged Ponzi scheme, under the name Forex 3D, supposedly engaged… The post Lure of high yields, lax regulators behind Ponzi scams first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Tropical storm Noru to hit Thailand’s north-east this Thursday
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 6:27 am

    Tropical storm Noru is expected to hit Thailand’s north-eastern provinces of Mukdahan and Amnat Charoen this Thursday, after it swept through Vietnam and Laos. The storm is forecast to bring… The post Tropical storm Noru to hit Thailand’s north-east this Thursday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Ceremony and controversy await Harris during visit to Asia
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 26, 2022 at 2:44 am

    Attending funerals on behalf of the United States is normally a straightforward assignment for a vice president, but Kamala Harris will confront controversy at nearly every turn as she visits… The post Ceremony and controversy await Harris during visit to Asia first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thai teen Atthaya edges Kang for LPGA NW Arkansas trophy
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 26, 2022 at 2:21 am

    Thailand’s golfer Atthaya Thitikul rolled in a birdie putt at the second playoff hole on Sunday to edge Danielle Kang and capture her second LPGA title at the NW Arkansas… The post Thai teen Atthaya edges Kang for LPGA NW Arkansas trophy first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Philippines’ Marcos orders aid for typhoon-struck areas, five reported dead
    by Nad Bunnag on September 26, 2022 at 2:14 am

    BULACAN, Philippines, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Philippine authorities rushed on Monday to distribute aid to thousands of evacuees after typhoon Noru made landfall in the capital and northern provinces, leaving… The post Philippines’ Marcos orders aid for typhoon-struck areas, five reported dead first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Mental Health Department wants psychiatric meds to be added to essential drug list
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 12:54 pm

    Thailand’s Mental Health Department will coordinate with the National Health Security Office to push for the inclusion of psychiatric medication in the National List of Essential Medicines, to cope with… The post Mental Health Department wants psychiatric meds to be added to essential drug list first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Hat Yai prepares for start of the vegetarian festival on Monday
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 10:44 am

    With no vegetarian festival for three years in Thailand, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, residents and businesses in Hat Yai, the commercial hub of the country’s southern border provinces, have… The post Hat Yai prepares for start of the vegetarian festival on Monday first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Suspected insurgent killed in clash with security forces in Narathiwat
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 8:09 am

    A suspected insurgent, against whom three arrest warrants have been issued, was shot dead by security forces at a house in Muang district of Narathiwat province yesterday (Saturday). Security forces… The post Suspected insurgent killed in clash with security forces in Narathiwat first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • How will life in Thailand change when the COVID state of emergency ends this month?
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 25, 2022 at 6:59 am

    Thailand will officially lift its COVID-19 emergency decree at the end of this month, paving the way for millions of people to return to normal life. Let’s check out all… The post How will life in Thailand change when the COVID state of emergency ends this month? first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • US and Thailand seeking a way for Biden to attend APEC meeting
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 6:52 am

    US President Joe Biden understands the importance of APEC, and both Thailand and the US are coordinating to find a way for the President to attend the leader’s meeting in… The post US and Thailand seeking a way for Biden to attend APEC meeting first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Near-extinct crab species found in Wang Pong-Chon Daen reserve area
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 4:56 am

    Thailand’s Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation has announced the discovery of a second near-extinct species of freshwater crab, officially named “Indochinamon Bhumibol” in the Wang Pong-Chon Daen… The post Near-extinct crab species found in Wang Pong-Chon Daen reserve area first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Ancient city wall in Chiang Mai partially collapses after heavy rain
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 4:25 am

    Chiang Mai’s ancient city wall, near the Chang Phuak Gate, partially collapsed due to heavy rain last night, prompting officials from the Fine Arts Department and Chiang Mai municipality to… The post Ancient city wall in Chiang Mai partially collapses after heavy rain first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Thailand beats Turkey in 1st round of Women’s World Volleyball Championship
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 3:58 am

    The Thai women’s volleyball team overcame Turkey, ranked 6th in the world, in a five-set thriller on Saturday in Pool B at the Women’s World Volleyball Championship at the Gelre… The post Thailand beats Turkey in 1st round of Women’s World Volleyball Championship first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Storm Fiona slams eastern Canada, knocking out power and ripping off roofs
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 3:42 am

    (AFP) – Powerful storm Fiona lashed into eastern Canada on Saturday, cutting power to thousands and washing houses into the sea as it pummeled the area with fierce winds and… The post Storm Fiona slams eastern Canada, knocking out power and ripping off roofs first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • North Korea fires ballistic missile, Seoul says
    by Nad Bunnag on September 25, 2022 at 3:38 am

    (AFP) – North Korea fired a ballistic missile Sunday, Seoul’s military said, just days after a US aircraft carrier arrived for joint drills with the South in a show of… The post North Korea fires ballistic missile, Seoul says first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Fed on eggs and beer, Vietnam’s oxen race in muddy festival
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 25, 2022 at 3:26 am

    Their stomachs full of eggs, beer, and coconut water, Nguyen Van Liet’s prized white oxen streak ahead of their rivals to the cheer of tens of thousands of spectators in Vietnam’s… The post Fed on eggs and beer, Vietnam’s oxen race in muddy festival first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Rakesh Saxena and the Thai banking scandal that triggered Asia’s financial crisis
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 25, 2022 at 3:05 am

    Once known as a “financial wizard”, Indian-born Rakesh Saxena now faces decades in jail for a Thai banking scandal that triggered the 1997 Asian financial crisis. Following a legal battle… The post Rakesh Saxena and the Thai banking scandal that triggered Asia’s financial crisis first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Government to lose ฿6bn revenue per year if student loans are interest free
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 24, 2022 at 12:16 pm

    The government will lose about 6 billion baht in revenue per year if students with loans from the student loan program are exempted from paying interest and fines, in case… The post Government to lose ฿6bn revenue per year if student loans are interest free first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Ceramic creations go on show
    by Tulip Naksompop Blauw on September 24, 2022 at 11:17 am

    From a sixteenth-century blue-green glaze jarlet from Sukhothai to an Arita figurine created around the same period in Japan, the peerless ceramic exhibition at the Bangkok National Museum will appeal… The post Ceramic creations go on show first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.

  • Phuket ready for first major vegetarian festival in two years
    by Kitipat Chuensukjit on September 24, 2022 at 11:08 am

    The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) on Phuket has predicted that more than 200,000 Thai and foreign tourists will visit the resort island during the 9-day vegetarian festival next week…. The post Phuket ready for first major vegetarian festival in two years first appeared on Thai PBS World : The latest Thai news in English, News Headlines, World News and News Broadcasts in both Thai and English. We bring Thailand to the world.