SET, MOF, Bangchak Group, SCG and OR jointly promote carbon neutrality via “Care the Bear” initiative at APEC 2022

BANGKOK, The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) teams up with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and capital market partners – Bangchak Group, SCG, and PTT Oil and Retail Business pcl (OR) – to promote “Care the Bear” project at APEC Economic Leaders’ Week Media Center, in their collaborative efforts to achieve low carbon society and […]

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) WHO Thailand Situation Report 251 – 09 November 2022

4,695,207 confirmed cases   32,995 total deaths   Daily average numbers reported from 30 October -05 November 2022   394* new confirmed cases per day   *(including hospital admissions only)   5 deaths per day   Main messages   Continue to reduce community transmission of COVID-19 across Thailand   RTG encourages COVID-free settings and booster […]

Australian PM Hopes for Meeting with China’s Xi at Summit

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA — Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Wednesday a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping would be a “positive thing” if one can be arranged on the sidelines of one of the leaders’ summits to be held in Southeast Asia this month.   Albanese’s shift from neutral language about the prospects of […]

Large drug haul discovered in condo in Huai Khwang district

Thai anti-narcotics police seized more than 200kgs of illegal drugs in a search of a condo in Bangkok’s Huai Khwang district yesterday (Tuesday).   The haul included about 200kgs of crystal meth, or “Ice”, over 200,000 methamphetamine tablets, 500 packets of powdered Ecstasy and 50 packets of “Happy Water”. The drugs were in several items […]

Thailand to seek extraditions of two suspects in Forex-3D investment scam

The Thai Department of Special Investigation (DSI) plans to seek the extraditions of a Hungarian and a Singaporean, who are among 16 suspects implicated in the Forex-3D foreign exchange investment scam.   The Criminal Court issued arrest warrants on Tuesday for the two fugitives, at the request of the DSI after it learned that they […]

Hitachi Energy to provide world’s first SF6-free 420 kV gas-insulated switchgear technology at TenneT’s grid connection in Germany

Contributing to TenneT’s carbon neutrality goals to build a sustainable and resilient grid in Germany Zurich, Switzerland, Nov. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hitachi Energy announced today it will provide the world’s first sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) free 420-kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) technology and a state-of-the-art modular prefabricated grid connection solution at a key node […]