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Industry ministry warns of one-sided info on factory closures




Krichanont Iyapunya


In response to recent news of factory closures and consequent terminations of employment, the Ministry of Industry’s deputy spokesman, Krichanont Iyapunya today made the point that the Ministry had received more requests for new factories than notifications of closures, saying that between January 1 to November 12 of 2019, there were 1,391 requests to close factories and 2,889 requests to open new ones.


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133917-industry-ministry-warns-of-one-sided-info-on-factory-closures/


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A dynamic new concept for radio in English language in Thailand has just been launched in Chiang Mai. It is a collaboration between Creative Chili Co,. Ltd. and Saucy Media Asia Co,. Ltd Thailand.


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133926-new-english-language-radio-station-to-launch-in-chiang-mai/


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Thailand road carnage: Horror accident leaves three dead in Ratchaburi



Picture: 77kaoded


Horrific pictures on the site of 77kaoded showed the aftermath of an accident on the Petchkasem highway near the "Meuan Fan" U-turn in Pak Thor district of Ratchaburi. 


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133928-thailand-road-carnage-horror-accident-leaves-three-dead-in-ratchaburi/


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Thai road carnage continues: 73 perish in one day but there may be more
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Swedish businessman sues Future Forward MP over BMW fraud

By The Nation




Swedish businessman Casper Bartholdi, 34, on Wednesday filed a complaint with the Crime Suppression Division against Jaruk Srion, a Future Forward party MP, Jaruk’s brother and Thai Thanayontakarn Co for fraud.


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133932-swedish-businessman-sues-future-forward-mp-over-bmw-fraud/


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Cars in movies: Which ones do you remember best?

Research shows the DeLorean is the most memorable; the Alfa in The Graduate didn't do so well

 David Buckley  




Some movie extras – the car a character drives for instance – are so significant that they come to be synonymous with the film.


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133944-cars-in-movies-which-ones-do-you-remember-best/


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Popular Thai Beaches Pricier Than European Resorts: It’s Not Just About the Higher Baht

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It’s easy to blame the baht as the butt of the problem for a decline in European arrivals to Thailand. The issues are wider and deeper than just currency appreciation.

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Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133951-popular-thai-beaches-pricier-than-european-resorts-it’s-not-just-about-the-higher-baht/


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Thailand Says It’s Seeking to Freely Allow Medical Marijuana

By Anuchit Nguyen



Photographer: Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg


Thailand is speeding up legal changes to liberalize its nascent medical marijuana industry, according to the country’s health minister.


Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133958-thailand-says-it’s-seeking-to-freely-allow-medical-marijuana/


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Info: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133964-10-essential-twitter-accounts-to-follow/


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Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1133973-korat-ample-water-assured-on-southern-wildlife-reserve/


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Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134004-uk-shoppers-unexpectedly-rein-in-spending-adding-to-slowdown-signs-in-economy/


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FILE PHOTO: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a general election campaign event in Sedgefield, Britain, November 11, 2019. REUTERS/Scott Heppell


LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on Thursday dismissed demands to stand down candidates fighting the Labour Party, saying his main aim was to win seats in parliament to hold Prime Minister Boris Johnson to account over Brexit.


Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134005-brexit-partys-farage-dismisses-calls-to-stand-down-in-labour-seats/


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