Rainy season expected to arrive prematurely in early May

Thailand’s irrigation officials have been told to brace for possible flooding, as the rainy season is expected to arrive sooner than normal this year, possibly in early May, and more rain than the 30-year average is predicted, according to Thaweesak Thanadechopol, deputy director-general of the Royal Irrigation Department, based on Met Office forecasts. He said […]

SET News :SET hosts 32nd ASEAN Exchanges CEOs Meeting to step up efforts to develop regional sustainable capital market

regional sustainable capital market   BANGKOK, April 1, 2021 – The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) organized the 32nd ASEAN Exchanges CEOs virtual meeting on March 30, 2021. CEOs of seven ASEAN Exchanges from six countries namely Bursa Malaysia, Hanoi Stock Exchange, Hochiminh Stock Exchange, Indonesia Stock Exchange, Philippine Stock Exchange, SET and Singapore Exchange […]

Plan to Establish National Pension Fund to Promote Savings

The Cabinet on 30 March 2021 approved two draft bills, paving the way for the establishment of a national pension fund, as Thailand is becoming an ageing society.   The first draft bill seeks to set up the National Pension Fund Policy Committee, and the second concerns the National Pension Fund. They were proposed by […]

MOL Housewives Association Donates Child Development Equipment and Consumer Goods to the Sirindhorn Rajavidyalaya Campus Child Center Under Royal Patronage in Nakhon Pathom

 The Deputy Permanent Secretary of Labour as the President of the Ministry of Labour’s Housewives Association, the Housewives Association’s Committee and representatives from agencies under the Ministry of Labour to visit and give words of encouragement, donating child development equipment and consumer goods to the Sirindhorn Rajavidyalaya Campus Child Center Under Royal Patronage, Nakhon Pathom. […]

MOL Commences Project to Enhance IT Skills Among Personnel of the Office of the Permanent Secretary of Labour in the Central and Provincial Areas on the Personal Data Protection Act B.E. 2564

On March 31, 2021, at 13.15 hours, Permanent Secretary of Labour Mr. Suthi Sukosol assigned the Ministry of Labour’s Inspector-General Ms. Bubpha Rueangsud, presided over the opening ceremony of the project to enhance information technology skills among personnel of the Office of the Permanent Secretary of Labour in the central and provincial areas, on the Personal Data Protection […]

Military-affiliated malls burned down in Yangon, suspected to be inside-job

Two department stores in Yangon burned down during the early hours of the morning of April 1st.  One was the Ruby Mart, located on Bogyoke Road in Kyauktadar Township, and another was The Gandamar Wholesale Center, at the intersection of Waizayandar and Gandamar roads in Mayangone Township. Both are known for their affiliation with the military, because […]