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News Thailand » Government: Thai junta charges 50 anti-government activists

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/16/thai-junta-charges-50-anti-government-activists.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

BANGKOK – Thailand's military government has filed criminal charges against 50 activists over a recent protest in which they demanded the army give up power and restore civilian rule through elections. The Lawyers Association of Thailand said Friday that ...

News Thailand » Government: Proposed Kra Canal not current government priority, says Thailand

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/proposed-kra-canal-not-current-government-priority-says-thailand
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

BANGKOK (BERNAMA) The Thai Government has made it clear that the proposed Kra Canal project is neither a priority currently nor does it have a policy on the proposed man-made waterway which will link the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.

News Thailand » Government: Senior Rebels bikie stuck in legal limbo in Thailand as government cancels his visa despite having lived in Australia since the 1960s as young family hope for his return

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5402449/Senior-WA-bikie-figure-stranded-Thailand-visa-limbo.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

A senior Western Australian bikie member doesn't know when he'll return to home to his young family after Federal authorities cancelled his residency visa while he was holidaying in Thailand. Rebels member Kevin Michael Lawrence, 56, came to Australia from ...

News Thailand » Government: Thai government advises farmers not to raise rice production

News channel or source: https://en.vietnamplus.vn/thai-government-advises-farmers-not-to-raise-rice-production/126701.vnp
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Bangkok (VNA) – The Thai government has recommended farmers not to increase rice production despite rising prices. Data from the Thai Ministry of Commerce show that prices of Thai rice have risen significantly, especially Hom Mali rice which is now sold ...

News Thailand » Government: Boris Johnson discusses Rohingya, elections in Thailand

News channel or source: https://federalnewsradio.com/government-news/2018/02/boris-johnson-discusses-rohingya-elections-in-thailand/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai, one of the officials who met with Johnson, told reporters that the British government is especially concerned about the plight of the Rohingya. About 700,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled to Bangladesh to ...

News Thailand » Government: Thailand’s Government Eyes Pollution Tax for Motorcycles

News channel or source: https://www.chiangraitimes.com/thailands-government-eyes-pollution-tax-for-motorcycles.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

BANGKOK – Thailand’s Excise Department is now studying a possibility to introduce vehicle pollution tax on motorcycles in a new effort to improve air quality. The department’s director-general Mr Krisada Chinavicharana said excise officials are now ...

News Thailand » Government: Government defends its corruption-fighting record

News channel or source: https://news.thaivisa.com/article/16667/government-defends-its-corruption-fighting-record
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Amnesty International urges Thailand to revoke repressive laws The Thai government had declared human rights a national agenda, but what had happened in reality were on the contrary as human rights violations continue unabated, said Amnesty ...

News Thailand » Government: Proposed Kra Canal not current government priority: Thailand

News channel or source: http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2018/02/11/proposed-kra-canal-not-current-government-priority-thailand
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

BANGKOK: The Thai Government has made it clear that the proposed "Kra Canal" project is neither a priority currently nor does it have a policy on the proposed man-made waterway which will link the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. A government spokesman ...

News Thailand » Government: Thai junta charges 50 anti-government activists

News channel or source: http://mynorthwest.com/902450/thai-junta-charges-50-anti-government-activists/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s military government has filed criminal charges against 50 activists over a recent protest in which they demanded the army give up power and restore civilian rule through elections, a lawyers’ group said Friday. The Lawyers ...