Thailand’s central bank is expected to keep its benchmark policy rate steady on Wednesday for a fourth straight meeting, a Reuters poll showed, despite slowing growth and the way many Asian central banks have shifted toward easing policy.
Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has revoked royal decorations that had been awarded to ousted former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a document published on Saturday in the royal gazette showed.
A Thai court on Tuesday said it would extend a hearing into accusations of graft against Airports of Thailand PCL. (AOT) and duty-free retailer King Power, delaying a decision on whether to take up the case.
Authorities in Thailand have vowed to take a “no risk” approach to freeing 12 boys and their soccer coach who have been stuck in a flooded cave for at least 10 days, while soldiers hold an evacuation drill to be prepared for the rescue mission.
A US Defense Department spokesman said that Myanmar, which is widely censured for conducting ethnic cleansing against its Rohingya Muslim minority, has been invited to observe major US-Thai war games, dubbed Cobra Gold, along with other Asian militaries.
Thai exports value in September have roared to a new record in most product categories and major markets, with the full-year export expected to beat the previous forecast at eight percent, local media quoted the commerce minister as saying on Saturday.
Representatives of Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) discussed the outcome of studies conducted on three Iranian oilfields in a meeting with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) officials.
Thailand's junta on Tuesday warned democracy activists against protesting over the removal of a plaque marking the abolition of the country's absolute monarchy, fuelling fears of official whitewashing of history.
Iran signed a preliminary agreement with Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) to study Changuleh oilfield which appears to be one of the country's emerging top oil project prizes.