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ACD meeting kicks off with promises of action | The Jakarta Post

ACD meeting kicks off with promises of action | The Jakarta Post | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
As Europe and the US are bleeding from the ongoing global financial crisis, it is time for Asia to consolidate itself and enhance concrete ...
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PM checks Don Mueang Airport : TTR Weekly

PM checks Don Mueang Airport : TTR Weekly | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
BANGKOK, 15 October 2012: Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra paid a visit to Don Mueang International Airport last Friday and reconfirmed plans to use the...
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PM visits Ayutthaya for flood recovery work

PM visits Ayutthaya for flood recovery work | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it

Floodwater in Sukhothai gradually receded, thanks to the maintenance work along the Yom River according to reports last night and ...

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Govt to report on its achievements - The Nation

Govt to report on its achievements - The Nation | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Govt to report on its achievements The Nation Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's yearold government will report on its achievements to the media this weekend.
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Yingluck Newsroom: One Tablet PC per Child: Education for All

Yingluck Newsroom: One Tablet PC per Child: Education for All | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it

One Tablet PC per Child: Education for All : Thailand Continues to Distribute Tablet PC Nationwide Hoping to Reduce Social Gap of Education Inequality and Increase Literacy by Analyzing Students’ Performance Data Recorded in the Tablet.

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Key Findings on Thailand: East Asia and Pacific Economic Update, May 2012

In 2012, Thailand’s real GDP will grow by 4.5%.
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Rice Hoard Offers World Respite as Food Costs Surge

Rice Hoard Offers World Respite as Food Costs Surge | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
At a time when droughts are driving
corn and soybeans to all-time highs, farmers are set to reap a
record rice crop and Thailand is building the biggest stockpile
in at least five decades, helping avoid a global food crisis.
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Water-retention plan compensation details to be released soon - The Nation

Water-retention plan compensation details to be released soon - The Nation | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Water-retention plan compensation details to be released soon The Nation The government will soon be able to announce the exact amount of compensation to be paid to people whose land is within designated waterretention...
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Burma, Thailand Agree to Link Economic Zones « VOA Breaking News

Burma and Thailand have signed a memorandum of understanding on the development of a special economic zone.

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Mubadala, Tap Oil to start developing Manora field | Reuters

Mubadala, Tap Oil to start developing Manora field | Reuters | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
DUBAI, July 23 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Petroleumand its partners will start developing the Manora concession inthe Gulf of Thailand and aim to start production in early 2014,Mubadala said in...
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Thailand, Myanmar agree to support Dawei economic zone

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai and Myanmar leaders on Monday offered a much-needed lift to the multi-billion dollar Dawei port and industrial zone in southern Myanmar that has been struggling to find private...
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Thai Court Averts Clash Over Constitution | ThePromoter News ...

Mixed Thai court ruling defuses potential crisis · Arizona News World (Today) - BANGKOK (AP) -- Thailand's Constitutional Court defused a potential political crisis Friday by dismissing a... Thai Court Averts Clash Over ...
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Thai Politicians Weigh Options Following Constitution Verdict | NTN ...

Thai Politicians Weigh Options Following Constitution Verdict | NTN ... | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
BANGKOK — Thailand's political parties are weighing Friday's key court decision on proposals to amend the country's 2007 constitution. Some political factions are pressing the ruling party to defy the constitutional court, ...
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Yingluck Hits Back At Charges Of Bankruptcy Resulting From Rice Scheme - Thailand News

Yingluck Hits Back At Charges Of Bankruptcy Resulting From Rice Scheme - Thailand News | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Yingluck Hits Back At Charges Of Bankruptcy Resulting From Rice Scheme - posted in Thailand News: PM hits back at charges of bankruptcy resulting from rice scheme BANGKOK, Oct 16 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra reasserted today that her...
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Yingluck Newsroom: A Year flew, It is show time for Yingluck by Nausica

Yingluck Newsroom: A Year flew, It is show time for Yingluck by Nausica | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra hopped on helicopter to see flooded areas by her own eyes. She flew over to see Ayutthaya, Nakorn Sawan and Sukhothai provinces where the government has planned parts of these provinces to be flood receiving areas in order to protect economic and public areas.

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Alcohol, tobacco taxes up | Bangkok Post: breakingnews

Alcohol, tobacco taxes up | Bangkok Post: breakingnews | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
The cabinet on Tuesday approved the Finance Ministry's proposal to raise the excise tax on liquor and tobacco, meaning an immediate increase in the retail price of liquor and cigarettes, but not beer or wine.
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PM Yingluck orders probe as raging fires ravage forests | Bangkok Post: news

PM Yingluck orders probe as raging fires ravage forests | Bangkok Post: news | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has ordered a probe into alleged involvement of politicians in widespread bushfires in peat swamp forests in Nakhon Si Thammarat and other provinces.
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Eight Thais arrested to Myanmar to appear in court - The Nation

Eight Thais arrested to Myanmar to appear in court - The Nation | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Eight Thais arrested to Myanmar to appear in court The Nation Eight Thais arrested in Myanmar in July were taken to court on Wednesday to face charge of possessing war weapons, a crime with a maximum penalty of...
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Journalism: Bangkok Post “Censors” Bangkok Pundit on Drug War report

Journalism: Bangkok Post “Censors” Bangkok Pundit on Drug War report | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
By Tammy, Thai Intel’s humanity journalist Recently, Abhisit’s Democrat Party attacked Thaksin on his Drug War killings, in response to the Red Shirts taking Abhisit’s murdering c...
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BERNAMA - Thailand To Open Three More Rail Routes In Next Five Years

นายจุฬา สุขมานพ ผู้อำนวยการสำนักงานนโยบายและแผนการขนส่งและจราจร (สนข.) กล่าวถึงความคืบหน้าในการพัฒนาระบบขนส่งทางรางในเขตกรุงเทพฯ และปริมณฑล เปิดเผยว่าในอีก 5 ปีข้างหน้าเชื่อว่าคนกรุงเทพฯ จะมีระบบรถไฟฟ้าอีก 3 เส้นทางใช้บริการเพิ่มเติม ได้แก่ โครงการรถไฟฟ้าสายสีม่วง บางใหญ่-บางซื่อ เส้นทางส่วนต่อขยายสายสีน้ำเงิน หัวลำโพง-บางและโครงการก่อสร้างรถไฟฟ้าสายสีเขียวช่วงแบริ่ง-สมุทรปราการ

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PM chairs cabinet meeting in Surin - The Nation

PM chairs cabinet meeting in Surin The Nation Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Monday chaired a Cabinet meeting in the northeastern province of Surin to consider the development projects for...
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287 firms bid for flood projects - The Nation

287  firms bid for flood projects - The Nation | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
287 firms bid for flood projects The Nation Nearly 300 local and foreign companies have tendered for Bt300-billion worth of flood and water management projects.
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Myanmar’s president agrees to link up seaboard industrial zones with neighboring Thailand

Myanmar’s president agrees to link up seaboard industrial zones with neighboring Thailand | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
BANGKOK — Myanmar’s president has agreed to boost economic cooperation with Thailand and connect a planned industrial zone to his neighbor on his first visit to Thailand since assuming power.
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Thailand Seeks ‘Concrete Progress’ on Dawei Port, Yingluck Says

Thailand Seeks ‘Concrete Progress’ on Dawei Port, Yingluck Says | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said her government was committed to seeing “concrete progress” in the development of the $8.6 billion Dawei port and industrial zone in neighboring Myanmar.
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VietNamNet - Hand, foot and mouth disease in Thailand under control: Thai authority | Hand, foot and mouth disease in Thailand under control: Thai authority

VietNamNet - Hand, foot and mouth disease in Thailand under control: Thai authority | Hand, foot and mouth disease in Thailand under control: Thai authority | Thailand's Focus | Scoop.it
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