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House Committee Assures No Vetting Delay for Cannabis Bill

By Paul Rujopakarn

 

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The chairman of the House committee vetting the cannabis and hemp bill has assured that the committee has no plans to delay the bill and should complete its work on the draft legislation by August.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264250-house-committee-assures-no-vetting-delay-for-cannabis-bill/

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Airfares from Bangkok are already reaching crazy levels

ANALYSIS | by Michael Bridge

 

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With the government’s announcement canceling the requirement for the Thailand Pass, hotel quarantine and pre-travel Covid-19 tests, Thailand is expecting a surge in air traffic.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264321-airfares-from-bangkok-are-already-reaching-crazy-levels/

 

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Six minors in Thailand suffer undesirable symptoms after consuming cannabis

 

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A 3-year-old girl was among six minors who developed undesirable effects between June 21st and 26th after knowingly or unknowingly consuming cannabis or food containing cannabis, according to the Royal College of Paediatricians of Thailand and the Paediatrics Society of Thailand.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264322-six-minors-in-thailand-suffer-undesirable-symptoms-after-consuming-cannabis/

 

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Thai people rushing to travel again

by Gregers Møller

 

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There is a drastic increase in consumer intention to travel. Overall, 69% of Thais intend to travel from June to September, which represents a 25 points increase compared to 2021 and even higher levels than in 2019.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264323-thai-people-rushing-to-travel-again/

 

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Pattaya mayor affirms vendor-free Na Jomtien Beach will not affect tourism

By Tanakorn Panyadee

 

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Pattaya — The Pattaya mayor Poramese Ngampichese personally inspected the beach encroachment prevention project on Na Jomtien Beach yesterday, June 28th, after being told by some concerned tourists that it would ruin tourism. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264331-pattaya-mayor-affirms-vendor-free-na-jomtien-beach-will-not-affect-tourism/

 

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Shooter surrenders after violence in Lat Krabang - pub ordered shut - incident was over a woman

 

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Deputy chief of the metropolitan police and spokesman Pol Maj-Gen Jirasan Kaewsaeng-ek gave details following a shooting incident in and around a pub in the Chalong Krung police jurisdiction in Lat Krabang at the weekend.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264338-shooter-surrenders-after-violence-in-lat-krabang-pub-ordered-shut-incident-was-over-a-woman/

 

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Leading Phuket doctor advises the public to still wear face masks especially indoors despite mask mandate removal

By  Goongnang Suksawat

 

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Phuket – A leading Phuket doctor advises the public to still wear face masks in areas with lots of people and indoor locations despite the mask mandate being dropped nationally in Thailand.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264341-leading-phuket-doctor-advises-the-public-to-still-wear-face-masks-especially-indoors-despite-mask-mandate-removal/

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Drunk and "stoned" taxi driver arrested after fleeing police patrol - Soju and bong found in his cab

 

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Pol Capt Weerapong Aphaiwong of the Bang Plee police in Samut Prakan was called for back-up after an off duty airport police patrolman had trouble with a drunk taxi driver. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264344-drunk-and-stoned-taxi-driver-arrested-after-fleeing-police-patrol-soju-and-bong-found-in-his-cab/

 

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Tragedy in north as granddad reverses pick-up killing beloved granddaughter aged 1

 

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Daily News Thai Caption: Reversed over grandchild

 

Tragedy struck in the north of Thailand yesterday when a paternal grandfather reversed his pick-up over his one year old granddaughter in the drive of a house in Nakhon Thai district of Phitsanulok.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264353-tragedy-in-north-as-granddad-reverses-pick-up-killing-beloved-granddaughter-aged-1/

 

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Thai man jailed for 11 years after sexual assault in London massage parlour

by Yann Tear

 

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A Thai massage therapist who worked and lived in Kensington has been jailed for 11 years after sexually assaulting two women. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264354-thai-man-jailed-for-11-years-after-sexual-assault-in-london-massage-parlour/

 

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Taxi brings back most of burglars' haul - but some valuable items are still missing

 

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Siam Rath reported on an ongoing case of burglary in Samut Prakan. In a latest twist a large amount of Buddhist statues and amulets have been returned - in a taxi!

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264355-taxi-brings-back-most-of-burglars-haul-but-some-valuable-items-are-still-missing/

 

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Female factory worker finds her car windshield smashed by lump of concrete thrown by bare-chested man

 

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77kaoded reported that a female factory worker parked her car on Suksawat Road in Phrapadaeng, Samut Prakan, before a man was caught on CCTV crossing the road and smashing the windshield with what looked like a lump of the kerb.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264364-female-factory-worker-finds-her-car-windshield-smashed-by-lump-of-concrete-thrown-by-bare-chested-man/

 

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UPDATE: Phuket law enforcement officers inspect visa company that allegedly defrauded many foreigners, owners not present

By Goongnang Suksawat

 

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Phuket police and immigration officers inspected a visa company in Koh Kaew and Wichit, Mueang Phuket that was accused by multiple foreigners of alleged fraud.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264366-update-phuket-law-enforcement-officers-inspect-visa-company-that-allegedly-defrauded-many-foreigners-owners-not-present/

 

 

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Relatives go to Kalasin police after axe attack - inheritance dispute over land and funeral expenses

 

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Thai Rath reported that a woman called Yuwanda, 35, and a man called Bunpheng, 59 were taken to Samchai police in Kalasin after they were attacked by an axe wielding relative.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264367-relatives-go-to-kalasin-police-after-axe-attack-inheritance-dispute-over-land-and-funeral-expenses/

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Khao Yai: Tourists get great pictures of a herd of elephants

 

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Daily News Thai Caption: Dazzling Khao Yai picture

 

Daily News reported from Thailand's oldest national park, Khao Yai in Nakhon Ratchasima, where a herd of elephants delighted tourists yesterday.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264368-khao-yai-tourists-get-great-pictures-of-a-herd-of-elephants/

 

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Land appraisal prices in Thailand to be raised in 2023

 

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After a 12-month delay, the Thai Treasury Department will put into force a new national land appraisal price list for 2023-2026 on January 1st 2023. It will see the appraisal price for land in Bangkok rise by about 3% and in other provinces by an average of 8%.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264374-land-appraisal-prices-in-thailand-to-be-raised-in-2023/

 

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Government Establishes Center to Deal with Corruption in Cooperatives

by Paul Rujopakarn

 

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives has established a center for dealing with corruption issues and combating scandals within its cooperatives.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264376-government-establishes-center-to-deal-with-corruption-in-cooperatives/

 

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Cabinet Endorses Car Seat Tax Waiver

by Paul Rujopakarn

 

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BANGKOK (NNT) - The Cabinet has endorsed waiving import taxes and customs duties on child car seats until the end of next year, in order to promote safety and reduce family expenses.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1264377-cabinet-endorses-car-seat-tax-waiver/

 

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