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Phuket Immigration confirms 24-hour reporting lifted for more foreigners, 90-day reports remain unchanged

By The Phuket News

 

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An officer explains immigration requirements to a foreign woman at the Phuket Immigration office in Phuket Town today (Feb 21). Photo: Tanyaluk Sakoot

 

PHUKET:-- Phuket Immigration today confirmed that the categories of foreigners who are no longer required to complete 24-hour reporting requirements has been expanded.

 

Full Story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149519-phuket-immigration-confirms-24-hour-reporting-lifted-for-more-foreigners-90-day-reports-remain-unchanged/

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Agencies told to hasten drought-relief projects

By The Nation

 

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Secretary-General of the Office of the National Water Resources (ONWR), Somkiat Prajamwong

 

The National Directorate of Water Affairs has instructed related agencies which have received budget disbursements from the government to speed up their drought-relief projects.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149548-agencies-told-to-hasten-drought-relief-projects/

 

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Telco giants make payments for 5G spectrum licences

By THE NATION

 

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AIS chief executive officer Somchai Lertsutiwong, third right, pays the first instalment for the

 

Advanced Info Service (AIS) and Total Access Communication (dtac) on Friday (February 21) made payments for the licences they acquired in the auction last Sunday.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149549-telco-giants-make-payments-for-5g-spectrum-licences/

 

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EEC most profitable economic zone, data shows

By The Nation

 

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The Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) covering three provinces -- Chachoengsao, Chonburi and Rayong -- is the most profitable economic zone, according to the balance sheets of the businesses in 2018.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149550-eec-most-profitable-economic-zone-data-shows/

 

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Guidelines set for where you can charge your car

By THE NATION

 

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The Energy Policy Administration Committee on Friday (February 21) approved guidelines for promoting locations for electric-vehicle charging stations, Energy Minister Sontirat Sontijirawong said after the meeting.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149551-guidelines-set-for-where-you-can-charge-your-car/

 

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Shopping mall gold shop robbery suspect pleads guilty to all nine charges

 

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The school director, who shot dead three people, including a 2-year old boy, during a gold shop robbery at the Robinson shopping mall in Lop Buri province on January 9th, has pleaded guilty to all charges filed against him by the public prosecutors.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149555-shopping-mall-gold-shop-robbery-suspect-pleads-guilty-to-all-nine-charges/

 

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Health minister attempts to allay fears over planned COVID-19 dangerous infectious disease designation

 

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Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul has asked members of the public to stay calm over the ministry’s proposal to designate COVID-19 as Thailand’s 14th dangerous infectious disease.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149556-health-minister-attempts-to-allay-fears-over-planned-covid-19-dangerous-infectious-disease-designation/

 

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No chopper crash, but forest fires on a mountain in Rayong

 

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The search and rescue operation for a reported helicopter crash on a mountain in Muang district of Thailand’s eastern province of Rayong was called off late Thursday night, after no traces of a downed aircraft were found, but forest fires were spotted over a vast area.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149557-no-chopper-crash-but-forest-fires-on-a-mountain-in-rayong/

 

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Here's how Thailand would respond to a 'worst case' coronavirus scenario

 

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It has claimed the lives of thousands and infected many tens of thousands more. There are infections in 30 countries and 50 million people are in quarantine in China alone.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149558-heres-how-thailand-would-respond-to-a-worst-case-coronavirus-scenario/

 

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U.S., Taliban plan to sign accord after planned week-long 'reduction in violence'

By Abdul Qadir Sediqi and Jibran Ahmad

 

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FILE PHOTO: A general view of green zone in Kabul, Afghanistan March 13, 2019. Picture taken March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

 

KABUL/WASHINGTON/PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - The United States and the Taliban will sign an agreement on Feb. 29 at the end of a planned week-long "reduction in violence" in Afghanistan, U.S. officials and the Taliban said on Friday, stirring fresh hopes for an end to the protracted conflict.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149560-us-taliban-plan-to-sign-accord-after-planned-week-long-reduction-in-violence/

 

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World must act fast to contain coronavirus: WHO's Tedros

By Stephanie Nebehay and Kate Kelland

 

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FILE PHOTO: Director-General of the WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, attends a news conference on the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Geneva, Switzerland February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

 

GENEVA/LONDON (Reuters) - The window of opportunity to contain wider international spread of the epidemic of the new coronavirus disease is closing, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Friday, after cases were reported in Iran and Lebanon.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149562-world-must-act-fast-to-contain-coronavirus-whos-tedros/

 

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Weinstein jury deadlocked on most serious sexual assault charges

By Brendan Pierson

 

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Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at New York Criminal Court for his sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

 

(Reuters) - The jury in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial in New York said on Friday they were deadlocked on the most serious criminal charges and suggested they were unanimous on the others levelled against the former Hollywood mogul.

 

Full story: https://forum.thaivisa.com/topic/1149564-weinstein-jury-deadlocked-on-most-serious-sexual-assault-charges/

 

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