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Bangkok named most favourite leisure city by Business Traveller China magazine

By THE NATION

 

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Bangkok has been named the most favourite leisure city in the world in 2019 over Tokyo and Sanya by Business Traveller China magazine, Governor Assawin Kwanmuang posted on his official Facebook page on Monday (November 18).

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134784-bangkok-named-most-favourite-leisure-city-by-business-traveller-china-magazine/

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Daughter, bank employees sued for Bt250m embezzlement

By The Nation

 

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Huay Sriwirat

 

Huay Sriwirat, aged 76, accompanied by her lawyer Ananchai Chaidet, today (November 19) filed a lawsuit at Phra Khanong Civil Court against KasikornBank, four bank employees and her own daughter for allegedly withdrawing more than Bt250 million from her bank account by using fake documents.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134790-daughter-bank-employees-sued-for-bt250m-embezzlement/

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Sweden drops Assange rape investigation after nearly 10 years

 

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FILE PHOTO: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court after being sentenced in London, Britain, May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/

 

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A Swedish prosecutor said on Tuesday she would not proceed with an investigation into an allegation of rape against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after a review of the evidence.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134805-sweden-drops-assange-rape-investigation-after-nearly-10-years/

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Thailand ranks a strong 6th for health security

By THE NATION

 

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Thailand has been ranked sixth among 195 countries providing the strongest health security, according to research by John Hopkins University, Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul said.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134831-thailand-ranks-a-strong-6th-for-health-security/

 

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Centre to improve flavour launched

By THE NATION

 

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Akkharawit Kanjana-Opas

 

The National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) has collaborated with Innopolis and World Tech Enterprise to open the Musc-WTE-Gerstel: Food Innopolis Learning Centre of Flavour and Aroma at Mahidol University’s faculty of science in response to the needs of private entrepreneurs and to improve the food flavour industry in Thailand, Akkharawit Kanjana-Opas, NSTDA’s assistant director and Food Innopolis’ chief executive officer, revealed at a joint press conference this week.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134832-centre-to-improve-flavour-launched/

 

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CPN spends Bt400 million for grand, not-to-be-missed festive season celebrations

By The Nation

 

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Central Pattana (CPN) and its partners announced on Tuesday (November 19) that they have spent Bt400 million to create “The Kingdom of Happiness 2020 … Where Life Celebrates” at 34 Central branches nationwide. The grand campaign is set to run from November 22 to January 6.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134833-cpn-spends-bt400-million-for-grand-not-to-be-missed-festive-season-celebrations/

 

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Council told to ease plight of grassroot people

By THE NATION

 

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Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha

 

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha urged the Council of Economic Ministers to prioritise solving the problems of grassroot people, government spokeswoman Narumon Pinyosinwat said yesterday (November 19).

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134834-council-told-to-ease-plight-of-grassroot-people/

 

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MoU on collaboration with Korean agency in EEC approved

The Nation

 

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Deputy spokeswoman Ratchada Thanadirek

 

The Cabinet yesterday (November 19) approved the draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) on collaboration between the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) Office.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134835-mou-on-collaboration-with-korean-agency-in-eec-approved/

 

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Tammy, China's Zheng confirm participation in WTA Thailand Open 2020

By THE NATION

 

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Tamarine Tanasugarn, middle, and Zheng Saisai, right, during the press conference

 

Thailand’s sports fans will once again have the opportunity to witness world class tennis stars in the flesh after it was announced that the WTA Thailand Open 2020 will return to the True Arena Hua Hin from February 8-16, 2020.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134836-tammy-chinas-zheng-confirm-participation-in-wta-thailand-open-2020/

 

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Forest Dept. chief misled into approving the felling of healthy trees on road in Phang-nga

 

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The Royal Forest Department has ordered a fact-finding investigation into how 11 healthy, decades-old Yang Na trees, along a road in Takua Thung district of the southern province of Phang-nga, were said to be dying and were cut down by officials from the Forest Industry Organization, with approval of the department’s chief.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134838-forest-dept-chief-misled-into-approving-the-felling-of-healthy-trees-on-road-in-phang-nga/

 

 

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Three policemen injured by blast in Thailand’s Narathiwat province

 

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Three traffic police officers were injured this evening (Tuesday), one of them seriously, in the roadside detonation of a device, believed to have been planted by southern insurgents, in the Ruesoh district of Thailand’s southern border province of Narathiwat.

 

Source: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134840-three-policemen-injured-by-blast-in-thailand’s-narathiwat-province/

 

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Region’s first antimicrobial resistance surveillance center

 

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BANGKOK (NNT) - To address antibiotic resistant genes in bacterial flora, which can cause gastrointestinal tract diseases in humans and animals, the European Union (EU) has encouraged relevant agencies to conduct surveillance activities focusing on the occurrence of antibiotic resistance in the bacterial flora.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134842-region’s-first-antimicrobial-resistance-surveillance-center/

 

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House Hitler was born in will become a police station, Austria says

 

VIENNA (Reuters) - The house where Adolf Hitler was born will be turned into a police station, Austria's interior minister said on Tuesday, after years of debate over how best to prevent it becoming a pilgrimage site for neo-Nazis.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1134843-house-hitler-was-born-in-will-become-a-police-station-austria-says/

 

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