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First suspect caught in B1.4bn co-op fraud

Police on Thursday arrested the first suspect in the 1.4-billion-baht fraud in connection with the Chulalongkorn University Savings Cooperative, charging her with concealing embezzled money and laundering it for the main suspect, an associate professor who remains at large.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 8:13 am

AoT attracts six more airlines

Airports of Thailand has declared a success its plan to attract airlines to make stops at its six facilities.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:44 am

DBS cuts executive pay in 2016 amid surging NPLs

DBS Group Holdings cut senior executive pay by 13% last year to hold managers accountable for weaknesses in three areas including surging nonperforming loans, Chief Executive Officer Piyush Gupta said.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:23 am

A day in photos

The summer equinox and the return of Maria Sharapova are featured events on April 27, 2017.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 6:07 am

Household debt at 8-year peak

Household debt has hit an eight-year peak at 131,479 baht per family, but with positive signs of people borrowing to buy durable goods, the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce reported on Thursday.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 5:35 am

Red Bull heir a no-show in deadly hit-and-run case

Red Bull heir Vorayuth Yoovidhya once again failed to report to prosecutors on Thursday over the hit-and-run accident in which a policeman was killed five years ago.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 4:30 am

'Fair trade' in coconut oil changes life on small Indonesian island

KOBE -- A "fair trade" offer by a Japanese woman to buy pure coconut oil from a small Indonesian island has changed the lives of the people there, who previously earned a living blast fishing reefs.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 3:33 am

Economic growth projected at 3.6% this year

The economy is expected to grow 3.6% this year, up from 3.2% last year, boosted by increased demand for Thai exports and government expenditure, the Finance Ministry said on Thursday.

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 1:08 am

Out to the sea

Sea turtles have been released to the Andaman at Mai Khao beach in Phuket in an attempt to save their population. — Jetjaras Na Ranong

Posted on 27 April 2017 | 12:41 am

Islanders vote to cancel 8th 'Samet In Love' concert

RAYONG -- A meeting of residents and businesses on Koh Samet on Wednesday voted to cancel the 8th Samet In Love concert planned for the resort island on June 3, according to media reports.

Posted on 26 April 2017 | 10:28 pm

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