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Nongprue village cleans up

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Residents of Nongprue’s Eakmongkol 4/1 Village cleaned up their neighborhood with an eye toward creating a public park within its boundaries.

 

PATTAYA:--Residents of Nongprue’s Eakmongkol 4/1 Village cleaned up their neighborhood with an eye toward creating a public park within its boundaries.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113081-nongprue-village-cleans-up/

 

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Seven opposition parties to push for amendment of 2017 charter

By Silapakorn Sangsinchai
The Nation

 

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Leaders and representatives of seven opposition parties organised a seminar on Sunday (July 21) on “Solutions to Thailand’s National Crisis” to discuss the problems within the government and the inadequacies of the newly formed Cabinet.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113179-seven-opposition-parties-to-push-for-amendment-of-2017-charter/

 

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Bangkok street food gets a taste as govt unveils 12 progressive policies

By Wichit Chaitrong
The Nation

 

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The government has listed improving people’s living standards among 12 priorities in a formal policy statement.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113180-bangkok-street-food-gets-a-taste-as-govt-unveils-12-progressive-policies/

 

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Strong baht hits foreign investment fund returns, TMB say

By The Nation

 

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The strong baht has cut the value of the foreign investment fund (FIF) under fund management, falling by Bt27 billion from Bt1.2 trillion at the start of the year, TMB Bank said.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113181-strong-baht-hits-foreign-investment-fund-returns-tmb-say/

 

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Bad loans relating to farm products rise 12% in first quarter

By The Nation

 

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Non-performing loans (NPLs) relating to agricultural products reached 12 per cent in the first quarter of this year, sitting at Bt25 billion, TMB Analysis reports.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113182-bad-loans-relating-to-farm-products-rise-12-in-first-quarter/

 

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Anutin-led ministry to fully promote medical cannabis

By Pratch Rujivanarom
The Nation

 

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The newly formed government has promised a bright future for medical cannabis in Thailand, after pledging to move forward with the medical cannabis policy to ensure access to cannabinoid medicines and also give people the right to grow cannabis legally at home.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113184-anutin-led-ministry-to-fully-promote-medical-cannabis/

 

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Eight Chinese dams block 40 billion cubic meters of water from Mekong River

 

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(Photo) International Rivers

 

The eight dams in China, which were built on the Mekong River, or Lancang as it is called in China, have been blamed as the chief culprit in the sharp fall in water levels downstream and the resulting hardships caused to people in lower riparian countries, according to the Mekong Freedom Network, a civic group that studies the impacts of dams constructed along the Mekong river.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113185-eight-chinese-dams-block-40-billion-cubic-meters-of-water-from-mekong-river/

 

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Health Ministry ponders reinstatement of about 3,000 traditional medicine practitioners

 

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Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health will hold a meeting with officials to consider amendments to a new regulation which has led to the disqualification of about 3,000 traditional medicine practitioners, including Mr. Decha Siripat, president of the Kwan Khao Foundation.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113186-health-ministry-ponders-reinstatement-of-about-3000-traditional-medicine-practitioners/

 

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Man caught for killing horses and selling horse meat

 

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(Photo) Watchdog Thailand Facebook page

 

A man has been held by police for questioning after he was accused of killing horses and selling their meat in Thailand’s eastern province of Chonburi.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113187-man-caught-for-killing-horses-and-selling-horse-meat/

 

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Booming regional meth industry – Thailand, Myanmar, China and Laos

 

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By The Thaiger

 

A UN Office of Drugs and Crime report released last week states that the methamphetamine trade is now worth between US$30-61 billion per year in East and South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and Bangladesh.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1113189-booming-regional-meth-industry-–-thailand-myanmar-china-and-laos/

 

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