Thailand

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  • 13 hours ago

WASHINGTON: More than 150 million people are gaining access to electricity every year, reducing the ranks of those who live without power, but this is not enough to meet global development goals, according to a report released Wednesday.

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  • 13 hours ago

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: A villager guarding a rubber plantation near Kui Buri national park was badly hurt when he was attacked by a wild elephant foraging for food late on Tuesday night.

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  • 14 hours ago

JAKARTA: Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday, burning vehicles and throwing rocks at police using tear gas and rubber bullets.

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  • 14 hours ago

Thailand will boost anti-dumping, safeguard and anti-circumvention measures to curb an anticipated influx of import goods affected by the deepening trade war between the US and China.

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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka: Sri Lankan social networks saw a surge in fake news after the Easter suicide bombings a month ago despite an official social media blackout, highlighting the inability of governments to contain disinformation, experts said.

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SHANGHAI: China Eastern Airlines has filed a claim seeking compensation from Boeing over the grounding and delayed delivery of 737 Max aircraft following two deadly crashes, an airline spokesman confirmed Wednesday.

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A 34-year-old man was arrested in Lop Buri province on Tuesday for allegedly stealing everything he could from hotels and guesthouses that did not demand copies of guests' ID cards.

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  • 15 hours ago

Thailand and Asean can benefit from the US-China trade war in the mid to long term, say academics and tech analysts who believe Thailand presents an attractive site for factory relocation from China.