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Headwinds before takeoff for new Thai Airways team

Sep 18 2018

BANGKOK Struggling national carrier Thai Airways International PCL is pinning hopes of a revival to its 1990s heyday on a new leadership team, jet purchases and improving its brand as tourism booms in the region.

'Good progress' at Bangkok climate talks on draft Paris accord rules: U.N. official

Sep 09 2018

BANGKOK A United Nations climate change meeting in Bangkok made good progress on drafting a 'rule book' for the implementation of the 2015 Paris accord before a summit in Poland this December, a top U.N. official said on Sunday, the last day of the talks.

UPDATE 2-Thai firms bid 25 bln baht for two licenses at 1800-mhz auction

Aug 19 2018

BANGKOK, Aug 19 Thailand's telecoms regulator closed bidding on Sunday at 25 billion baht ($753.9 million) for two licenses under a 1800 MHz spectrum for 3G and 4G service, and raised concerns about plans for next generation 5G in the country.

'Hooyah!' Tears flow, horns honk after Thai cave boys rescued

Jul 10 2018

BANGKOK Honking car horns and live "selfie" videos - this is how some Thais in the northern city of Chiang Rai and beyond celebrated on Tuesday after all 12 boys and their soccer coach had been safely rescued from a labyrinthine cave complex.

'Hooyah!' Tears flow, horns honk after Thai cave boys rescued

Jul 10 2018

BANGKOK Honking car horns and live "selfie" videos - this is how some Thais in the northern city of Chiang Rai and beyond celebrated on Tuesday after all 12 boys and their soccer coach had been safely rescued from a labyrinthine cave complex.

'Hooyah!' Tears flow, horns honk after all cave boys rescued

Jul 10 2018

BANGKOK Honking car horns and live "selfie" videos - this is how some Thais in the northern city of Chiang Rai and beyond celebrated on Tuesday after all 12 boys and their soccer coach had been safely rescued from a labyrinthine cave complex.

'Hooyah!' Tears flow, horns honk after all cave boys rescued

Jul 10 2018

BANGKOK, July 10 Honking car horns and live "selfie" videos - this is how some Thais in the northern city of Chiang Rai and beyond celebrated on Tuesday after all 12 boys and their soccer coach had been safely rescued from a labyrinthine cave complex.

Chinese relatives wait for news after Thai tourist boat sinking

Jul 08 2018

PHUKET/BANGKOK, Thailand Rescuers in Thailand on Sunday said they would work through the night to move the bodies of 41 people, including 13 children, who died after a boat carrying Chinese tourists sank off the coast of Phuket, from hospitals to a Buddhist temple.

Death toll from Thai tourist boat sinking climbs to 41

Jul 07 2018

PHUKET/BANGKOK The death toll from a tourist boat accident off the coast of Thailand's Phuket island climbed to 41 on Saturday with 15 people still missing, officials said.

Thais fear 'no chance' of more survivors from tourist boat, nearly 60 may be dead

Jul 06 2018

BANGKOK Thai rescuers deployed helicopters on Friday to search for 23 people missing after a boat carrying Chinese tourists sank, with one official saying he feared "no chance" of any more survivors, which would mean nearly 60 dead. | Video

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