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How Thailand Turned Into the Detroit of Asia - Vision Times

When it comes to automotive manufacturing, Thailand clearly stands out by having the largest automotive industry in the entire Southeast Asian region. In 2017, Thailand made about 818,000 cars and close to 1.2 million commercial vehicles. And within the first five months of 2018, car sales in the co

VISIONTIMES.COM - 2018-08-18 19:00:07

Volleyball squad 'determined' in prep ahead of Thailand match

"We all know how they play, and for us, it's their conditioning that's missing. But what's important is that we got to work out and we were able to do the necessary drills," he said. "Hopefully, we can recover and we can apply what we learned in Japan."

ESPN - 2018-08-18 07:14:06

The week that was in Thailand news: Catching up with the computer age: "How splendidly we progress"

At the back of my mind - alright, at the forefront - was preparation for when Facebook start screening English Premier league matches on their platform (as we computer experts call it....). They have already acquired the rights to La Liga in Spain in the Indian sub-continent, or so I read on the BBC

THAIVISA.COM - 2018-08-18 17:38:00

Increased fines, better training – changes to motorbike use in Thailand

In efforts to temper the world’s number one road toll, a specially-formed Thai committee are poised to recommend a series of new measures to curb, specifically, motorcycle deaths by up to 50% per year.

THETHAIGER.COM - 2018-08-18 16:09:44

Thailand's king now largest shareholder in Siam Cement Group

BANGKOK, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is now the largest shareholder in the country’s biggest industrial conglomerate, Siam Cement Group Pcl, data from the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), published on its website on Saturday showed.

REUTERS - 2018-08-18 11:00:21

Official warning message for tourists in Thailand by TAT | Travel News | eTurboNews

Visitors are also advised to keep up-to-date withdaily Thailand weather forecastsby the Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) on impending storms, heavy rains, rough weather, etc. The TMD also issues regular flood, flash flood, or mud slide alerts while regular surf forecasts help predict high waves

ETURBONEWS.COM - 2018-08-17 06:29:50

Why Markets Worry Turkey 2018 Could Become Thailand 1997

NEW YORK— Why are investors around the world so worried about Turkey’s economy, when it’s smaller than Florida’s? Because of the possibility that somebody bigger will be next.

KHAOSODENGLISH.COM - 2018-08-18 05:30:34

ASIAN GAMES: Pinays ready to battle powerhouse Thailand

It was only in 2005 when the Philippines made a dent of sorts by claiming bronze in the 2005 SEA Games the country hosted. That, however, was the last time a national women’s team was sent to the biennial regional games.

ABS-CBN.COM - 2018-08-18 18:10:00

Malaysian risks jail for fake robbery report in Thailand | The Malaysian Insight

A 20-year-old Malaysian man is facing jail time over a false police report in Chiang May, Thailand. – Pixabay pic, August 18, 2018.

THEMALAYSIANINSIGHT.COM - 2018-08-18 14:53:00

Why this Thailand dad dressed up like a woman!

Since 1976,Thailandhas been celebratingMother's Dayon August 12, honoring Her Majesty Queen Sirikit's birthday, the Mother of all Thai people.On that day, children express their gratitude to their mothers.But for these two kids, it turned out to be extra special, as despite not having a mother, they

NEWSBYTESAPP.COM - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

One of Nashville’s Best Thai Restaurants is Moving

Thai Esane, one of Nashville’s standout Thai restaurants, announced Thursday they will be moving to a new location in 2019. OwnerNina Sayasackposted on her personal Instagram account that the restaurant will abandon the current digs for a new spot on the bottom floor of the Element Music Row apartme

EATER - 2018-08-17 17:46:25

Three-Year-Old Dies in Southern Thailand after Being Left in School Van

“The girl’s body was pale, no wounds, with a little blood stain at her nose,” Montri Kongwatmai, commander of the Sai Buri district police, told AFP.

CHIANGRAITIMES.COM - 2018-08-18 08:58:00

Thailand's Banpu looks to buy more coal mines in region

BANGKOK -- Thailand's Banpu, Asia's biggest coal miner, has ambitions to become an integrated energy company, but says the coal business will remain its core over the next few years as it buys more mines abroad to capitalize on strong demand, particularly in Asia Pacific.President and Chief Executiv

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW - 2018-08-18 00:28:00

GOT7’s BamBam Describes His Amazing Popularity In Thailand

BamBam joined g.o.d’sPark Joon Hyung, NCT’s Lucas, and (G)I-DLE’s Yuqi as a guest on the August 18 episode of the variety show, where the four guests talked about the fact that they all came from overseas to become singers in Korea.

SOOMPI - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Thailand Live Saturday 18 Aug 2018

PUBLISHED ON SAT, AUG 18, 2018 5:08 AMStudents ask Prayut to cancel student conduct regulationsBy The NationPhoto credit FB : Sa-nguan KhumrungrojTheStudent Union of Thailand has called on junta leader PM General Prayut Chan-o-cha to cancel the controversial regulations controlling student conduct.F

THAIVISA.COM - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

NASA finds Tropical Storm Bebinca moving over Laos_ Thailand

NASA's Aqua satellite found strong storms circling the center of Tropical Storm Bebinca as it moved over northern Laos and into Thailand on Aug. 17. ...

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Thailand Is Slowly Warming Up to Crypto, Gives Green Light to Seven Exchanges

Thailand is slowly but steadily making progress towards legally recognizing digital assets by approving seven crypto-oriented companies. According to the Thai SEC officialstatement, no restrictions will be applied to seven cryptocurrency exchanges while they are still under review. This decision sig

CRYPTOCOMES.COM - 2018-08-17 23:19:00

Elon Musk says he is having the most "painful year of my career"

Elon Musk is one of the most famous people in the business world and serves as the CEO of two multibillion dollar companies at the same time. And that adds up to a lot of stress, as Musk made clear in an interview with The New York Times. "This past year has been the most difficult and painful year

ARS TECHNICA - 2018-08-17 15:11:00

Thailand bans the import of e-waste

Over the next six months,Thailandwill ban the import of 432 types of scrap electronics, ore-waste. E-waste includes any device with an electric cord or battery, and recyclers often mine these trash deposits for valuable metals. But the devices can also contain hazardous and polluting chemicals, such

INHABITAT.COM - 2018-08-17 21:13:44

Esso Thailand Public Co Ltd. ADR 2018 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

The following slide deck was published by Esso Thailand Public Co Ltd. ADR in conjunction with their 2018 Q2 earnings call.

SEEKINGALPHA.COM - 2018-08-17 18:29:05