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9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Exports up, outlook promising

Exports rose 3.9% in June year-on-year, with a total value of US$19.842 billion, and the Commerce Ministry is predicting even better results in the second half of 2014.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bangkok Post

Cambodians rounded up in Sa Kaew

Soldiers from Rangers Company 1205 of the Burapa Force rounded up 106 Cambodian illegal migrant workers at a sugarcane plantation near the border in Sa Kaeo's Aranyaprathet district on Sunday morning.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bangkok Post

June export data gives hope

This year's export outlook suddenly looks rosy after shipments increased by 7.33% year-on-year last month to surpass US$20 billion.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bangkok Post

Yacht seized from Dutch drug suspect

Somboon Sarasith, the DSI's Special Criminal Case division chief, said authorities decided to seize the yacht in the resort city after evidence showed it was owned by Johannes Petrus Maria van Vanarhoven before he sold the three-bedroom vessel to a Chinese businessman.

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Related Topix: Drugs, World News, Thailand

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bangkok Post

A big bust

Authorities raided four places in Chon Buri on Wednesday and arrested a Dutchman on the wanted list in the Netherlands and his Thai wife.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangkok Post

A day in photos

Sunnanipa "Namphet" Krissanasuwan, third-place getter in the Miss Universe Thailand competition, has been sacked by the organising committee after "inappropriate photos" emerged.

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Bangkok Post

Diesel seller busted off Chon Buri

Customs Department officers arrested two men and seized a boat containing around 20,000 litres of illegal diesel fuel near Koh Jueng, off Chon Buri province, the department said Monday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bangkok Post

Rayong oil spill fishermen sue PTT

Fishermen from Rayong are to file a civil lawsuit seeking compensation from PTT Global Chemical Plc after an oil spill from one of the company's offshore pipelines polluted the sea in the area last year.

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The Nation

Eco-car project among 15 investments approved by BOI

The Board of Investment has given the green light to 15 projects, including one for eco-cars, totalling Bt51.53 billion.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Nation

Ship leaking chemical ordered away from port

IN A BID to control a chemical leak, officials have ordered a cargo ship to leave Laem Chabang Port immediately.

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Bangkok Post

Hazardous gas leak at Laem Chabang

More than 20 people were rushed to hospitals in Si Racha district of Chon Buri province on Thursday after falling ill when they inhaled gas from a leak at Laem Chabang port.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bangkok Post

NCPO okays five plans to spur economy

National Council for Peace and Order chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha yesterday chaired a meeting of the Joint Public-Private Consultative Committee to consider proposals by the private sector to stimulate the economy.

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Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

Crown Equipment Improves Environmental Footprint with New Thailand Location

Crown Equipment Corp., New Bremen, Ohio, relocated to a larger and more strategically-placed premise in the eastern seaport area of Bangkok, Thailand.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bangkok Post

Reveal all on US spying

From the moment of the first revelations of America's intrusive worldwide spy network last year, it seemed inevitable that Thailand would appear in the reports.

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Bangkok Post

Traffic crackdown starts July 17

Ninety of the intersections are located in Bangkok and have generated the most complaints.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Bangkok Post

US may not move war games

The United States may be backtracking on threats to move Southeast Asia's largest joint military exercise from Thailand in response to the military's takeover in May. American soldiers, Thai officers and troops from five other countries participate in February's Cobra Gold joint military exercise in Chanthaburi.

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Bangkok Post

US may not move war games

The United States may be backtracking on threats to move Southeast Asia's largest joint military exercise from Thailand in response to the military's takeover in May. American soldiers, Thai officers and troops from five other countries participate in February's Cobra Gold joint military exercise in Chanthaburi.

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Related Topix: Thailand, US Military, US Air Force

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Defence Industry Daily

Thailand Nixes Second-Hand U206 Submarine Deal - But Stands up a Sub Squadron

July 7/14: Sub squadron. Thailand officially inaugurates a submarine squadron at Sattahip naval base in Chon Buri province.

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Bangkok Post

Get serious in stopping rape-murders

The spine-chilling rape-murder of a 13-year-old girl who was travelling on Bangkok-bound overnight train has triggered a public outcry.

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The Nation

Bring back our girls - in Thailand also

Nong Kaem was 13 when she was raped and killed on a train from Surat Thani to Bangkok.

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