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PM Prayut to visit Nakhon Si Thammarat, Surat Thani

 

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BANGKOK, 12 September 2019(NNT) - The Prime Minister and Defense Minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, is to visit the flood-hit provinces of Nakhon Si Thammarat and Surat Thani to follow up on the government’s relief efforts.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123085-pm-prayut-to-visit-nakhon-si-thammarat-surat-thani/

 

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Schoolgirl’s mum ‘relieved’ as Army kicks out officer accused of rape

By The Nation

 

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The mother of a 14-year-old girl who was molested and raped on multiple occasions since March has expressed relief that the Army lieutenant in Songkhla accused of the crime has been discharged without pension for serious disciplinary violations and gross misconduct.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123089-schoolgirl’s-mum-‘relieved’-as-army-kicks-out-officer-accused-of-rape/

 

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Buddha-Ultraman painting sold for Bt600,000

By The Nation

 

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One of four paintings depicting Buddha as an Ultraman superhero by a fourth-year university student secured a winning bid of Bt600,000, after the paintings were displayed at a Nakhon Ratchasima shopping mall.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123092-buddha-ultraman-painting-sold-for-bt600000/

 

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Madonna's daughter Lourdes is the spitting image of her mum at New York Fashion Week

By Will Twigger

 

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Lourdes hit up NYFW looking just like her mum

 

New York Fashion Week draws a lot of big names - and now 22-year-old Lourdes Leon, daughter of pop legend Madonna , is showing her face.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123112-madonnas-daughter-lourdes-is-the-spitting-image-of-her-mum-at-new-york-fashion-week/

 

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Marie Claire to stop producing UK print magazine after November

By Ian Westbrook

 

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PA MEDIA

 

Marie Claire is to stop producing its UK print edition after November to become a digital-only offering.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123114-marie-claire-to-stop-producing-uk-print-magazine-after-november/

 

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Freddie Flintoff 'absolutely fine' after Top Gear mishap

 

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Freddie Flintoff pictured on the trike involved in Tuesday's incident

 

Top Gear presenter Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff has said he is "absolutely fine" after an incident involving a three-wheeled motorcycle.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123115-freddie-flintoff-absolutely-fine-after-top-gear-mishap/

 

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No wages in three months: Kan’buri factory in hot water

By Suphot Kaewkasi
The Nation

 

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Three hundred Thai and Myanmar workers on Thursday filed human-trafficking complaints against a company in Kanchanaburi that processes vegetables and fruit for export, saying they hadn’t been paid for three months, costing them a combined Bt100 million.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123117-no-wages-in-three-months-kan’buri-factory-in-hot-water/

 

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U.S. man in same-sex marriage sues Japan government for long-term visa

By Elaine Lies

 

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TOKYO (Reuters) - A U.S. man whose marriage to his Japanese husband is legally recognized in his country sued the Japanese government on Wednesday for the same right to stay that a heterosexual couple would get, saying he was being denied a family life.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123118-us-man-in-same-sex-marriage-sues-japan-government-for-long-term-visa/

 

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Malaysian PM to write to Indonesia's leader as row over haze flares

 

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A view of the city skyline shrouded by haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng

 

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is writing to Indonesia’s leader to raise his concern about cross-border haze, Malaysia’s environment minister said on Thursday, as a row over smoke from forest fires simmers.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123119-malaysian-pm-to-write-to-indonesias-leader-as-row-over-haze-flares/

 

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Widow of illegal worker killed overseas offered job back home

By Prasit Tangprasert
The Nation

 

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The widow of one of three Thais who died while working illegally in South Korea on Tuesday (September 10) has been offered help getting a job back home by the Nakhon Ratchasima Employment Office.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123128-widow-of-illegal-worker-killed-overseas-offered-job-back-home/

 

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Leading Thai economist blames inequality for Thailand’s ills

By Sirivish Toomgum
The Nation
Fukuoka, Jpan

 

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Pasuk Phongpaichit, second left, and Chris Baker, right, on stage at the Fukuoka Prize Symposium.

 

Thailand needs new thinking on its economy, moving away from the emphasis on growth and consumption to the quality of life rather than the quantity of things, said Pasuk Phongpaichit, Emeritus Professor in Political Economy, Chulalongkorn University.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123133-leading-thai-economist-blames-inequality-for-thailand’s-ills/

 

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PM Johnson denies lying to Queen Elizabeth over the suspension of parliament

 

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks with year four and year six pupils during a visit to Pimlico Primary school in London, Britain, September 10, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville/Pool

 

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has denied lying to Queen Elizabeth over the reasons for suspending parliament for five weeks after a court ruled his decision to do so was unlawful.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123134-pm-johnson-denies-lying-to-queen-elizabeth-over-the-suspension-of-parliament/

 

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Phuket Town road to close for Moon Cake Festival

By The Phuket News

 

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Image: Phuket City Municipality

 

PHUKET:-- Phuket City Municipality today (Sept 12) announced that Thalang Rd in Phuket Town will be closed tomorrow (Sept 13) due to the Phuket Moon Cake Festival, also known elsewhere as the traditional Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123144-phuket-town-road-to-close-for-moon-cake-festival/

 

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Phuket health office exonerates tourist store of overloaded preservatives in curry paste

By The Phuket News

 

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The press conference to exonerate the Khun Mae Ju store of selling curry paste with excessive amounts of sorbic acid was held yesterday (Sept 11). Photo: PR Dept
 

PHUKET:-- Dr Thanit Sermkaew of the Phuket Provincial Public Health Office has publicly assured that curry pastes at sold at the tourist-popular Khun Mae Ju stores are not overloaded with preservatives.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1123146-phuket-health-office-exonerates-tourist-store-of-overloaded-preservatives-in-curry-paste/

 

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