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Important News From Vientiane Royal Thai Embassy

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Important News From Vientiane Royal Thai Embassy

Starting Feb 1st, you wont be able to do a walk in anymore. You need to book an appointment online first via their website http://vientiane.thaiembassy.org        

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Thailand On Alert For Virus-Laden Chinese Pork

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Thailand On Alert For Virus-Laden Chinese Pork

  Thailand on alert for virus-laden Chinese pork Thai authorities are carefully screening pork products being carried in by travellers from China and Mongolia after the World Organisation for Animal Health warned last week of outbreaks of African swine fever in those countries. Sorawit Thanito, director general of the Livestock Development Department, said on Tuesday…

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Article 44 May Be Used For Poll Postponement

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Article 44 May Be Used For Poll Postponement

  Article 44 may be used for poll postponement Pundits say further delays would create a political black hole, leading to unpredictability. Political scientists warned yesterday that the elections may be postponed beyond March 24, and there is a high chance that it will be held after the coronation of the King if the Royal…

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Cruise Passengers On £4,800 Holiday Shocked To Find Crew Member Having Sex With A Woman In Their Cabin

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Cruise Passengers On £4,800 Holiday Shocked To Find Crew Member Having Sex With A Woman In Their Cabin

  Cruise passengers on £4,800 holiday shocked to find crew member having sex with a woman in their cabin Two cruise passengers were left stunned after finding a member of staff having sex in their cabin. Bobby, 64, and Mary Jackson, 62, were travelling with Norwegian Cruise Line from Singapore to Thailand on their dream…

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Thai Immigration To Show Leniency To Foreigners Applying For Retirement & Marriage Extensions

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Thai Immigration To Show Leniency To Foreigners Applying For Retirement & Marriage Extensions

Thai immigration to show leniency to foreigners applying for retirement & marriage extensions Thai immigration has confirmed it will show some leniency to foreigners with regards to proving income when applying for retirement and marriage extensions. In an order dated 22nd December, Immigration chief Police Lieutenant General Surachet Hakpal, acknowledges that some applicants may have…

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German Man Arrested For Stealing Passenger’s Luggage At Airport

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German Man Arrested For Stealing Passenger’s Luggage At Airport

  German man arrested for stealing passenger’s luggage at airport   A 39-year-old German man, who is wanted in connection with the theft of a British tourist’s luggage from Suvarnabhumi Airport on December 13, has been arrested while trying to leave Thailand via a border checkpoint in Trat province. The German suspect, Michael Joerg, was identified…

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TAT Shows Foreign Visitors By Numbers Arriving

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TAT Shows Foreign Visitors By Numbers Arriving

  TAT shows foreign visitors by numbers arriving. The Tourism Authority of Thailand published a breakdown of 2018 visitors by nationality on the Facebook page of its Intelligence Centre on Saturday night, with Chinese leading the tally, to no one’s surprise. Of the 38 million foreign visitors to Thailand last year, 10.6 million came from…

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Two Arrested In Crackdown On Transnational Drug Ring

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Two Arrested In Crackdown On Transnational Drug Ring

Two arrested in crackdown on transnational drug ring A Canadian man and his Thai male accomplice have been arrested in a joint operation to crack down on a transnational drug trafficking ring that tried to smuggle heroin hidden in automobile shock absorbers into Australia, Niyom Termsrisuk secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB),…

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Nine Hurt As Pickup Rams 10 Vehicles In Buri Ram

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Nine Hurt As Pickup Rams 10 Vehicles In Buri Ram

Nine hurt as pickup rams 10 vehicles in Buri Ram Nine people were hurt, two seriously, when a speeding pickup truck crashed into 10 vehicles early Saturday. Police gave chase but have so far failed to catch the driver. The frightening incident occurred at around 1.30am when the speeding Mitsubishi Triton rammed into several motorcycles…

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Thailand Pledges To Soften Harsh Refugee Policies

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Thailand Pledges To Soften Harsh Refugee Policies

Thailand pledges to soften harsh refugee policies Thailand’s immigration chief is pledging an upgrade of the country’s draconian treatment of refugees following the intense international media coverage of the young Saudi woman’s attempt to seek asylum. Rahaf Mohammed became the biggest international story across the world for a week after being intercepted during a transit…

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