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Gunman who massacres 35 people in Nong Bua Lam Phu kills himself

 

A former policeman who massacred at least 35 people, mostly children in a nursery, in the northeastern province of Nong Bua Lam Phu, has killed himself, police reported as of 3.40pm.

 

Full Story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273913-at-least-20-people-killed-in-mass-shooting-in-thailand-police/?do=findComment&comment=17648758

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Intoxicated American tourist causing a public nuisance after drinking for two straight days

 

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PHOTO: Nakhonjunction

 

An intoxicated American tourist in Nakhon Si Thammarat was reportedly drinking Thai whisky (Lao Kao) continuously for at least two days before causing a public nuisance.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273941-intoxicated-american-tourist-causing-a-public-nuisance-after-drinking-for-two-straight-days/

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German national crashes his sedan into three motorcycles and a stationary car

 

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PHOTO: TMN Cable TV Pattaya

 

A German man reportedly collided his sedan with three motorcycles and a stationary vehicle in Pattaya.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273940-german-national-crashes-his-sedan-into-three-motorcycles-and-a-stationary-car/

 

 
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Mass murder in Nong Bua Lamphu killed more than 30, many were children

By Erich Parpart

 

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Mass murder in Thailand’s Nong Bua Lamphu province killed more than 30 people, many were children, the Thai police confirmed.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273913-at-least-20-people-killed-in-mass-shooting-in-thailand-police/?do=findComment&comment=17649482

 

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24 Out Of 36 Killed In Shooting Spree Were Children
TNR Staff 

 

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An ambulance taking the injured to the hospital with an image of Pol. Lt. Col. Panya Khamrab inset. Photo: Matichon


THE MASSACRE at a child care centre at Na Klang district, Nong Bua Lamphu province, this afternoon (Oct. 6) left 36 people dead of whom 24 were small children and 12 others injured, Matichon newspaper said at 4 p.m.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273913-at-least-20-people-killed-in-mass-shooting-in-thailand-police/?do=findComment&comment=17649485

 

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Chalong Pier scheduled for significant renovation including an AI system
By Goongnang Suksawat

 

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Chalong – The Phuket Provincial Administration Organization (OrBorJor) is planning to renovate Chalong Pier, south of Phuket, including adding an AI (Artificial Intelligence) system and adding 120 more CCTV cameras.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273952-chalong-pier-scheduled-for-significant-renovation-including-an-ai-system/

 

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Pattaya authorities give update on road expansion project on Beach Road
By Tanakorn Panyadee

 

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Pattaya — The road expansion project on Pattaya Beach Road will ease traffic congestion and allow 200 more vehicles to park alongside the beach, Pattaya Deputy Mayor Manoch Nongyai said.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273954-pattaya-authorities-give-update-on-road-expansion-project-on-beach-road/

 

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World Ranking Points for LIV Golf players starting in Bangkok

 

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US stars (right to left) Patrick Reed, Pat Perez, Talor Gooch and Dustin Johnson

 

Bangkok, Thailand, and Dubai (October 6, 2022): The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) Tour has announced a strategic alliance which will result in LIV Golf Invitational events becoming part of and sanctioned by the MENA Tour, a Dubai-based golf tour which has been recognized by the Official World Golf Rankings (OWGR) since 2016. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273955-world-ranking-points-for-liv-golf-players-starting-in-bangkok/

 

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Warning to central bank to preserve Thai foreign exchange reserves for a 2023 economic storm 
by Joseph O' Connor

 

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Dr Kobsak Pootrakool Senior Vice President of Bangkok Bank and formerly Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office 


Many analysts believe that there is a strong geopolitical impetus in the current policy being pursued by the Federal Reserve in Washington DC which may mean further tough medicine being dished out which is negatively impacting emerging economies.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273956-warning-to-central-bank-to-preserve-thai-foreign-exchange-reserves-for-a-2023-economic-storm/

 

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Questions can come later, it is time for Thailand to heal

Opinion | by Cod Satrusayang

 

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Like millions of Thais across the country on Thursday, I watched in horror as the events at Nong Bua Lamphu unfolded on my social media timeline. Headlines usually reserved for faraway places, quiet towns in America’s heartland, were happening right here at home.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273966-questions-can-come-later-it-is-time-for-thailand-to-heal/

 

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RTP chief calls for review of procedures after mass shooting in NE Thailand

 

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The commander of the Royal Thai Police Pol Gen Damrongsak Kittipraphat has said there will be a full review of police procedures after the devastating shooting and stabbing incident at a pre-school in Nong Bua Lamphu, NE Thailand yesterday. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273969-rtp-chief-calls-for-review-of-procedures-after-mass-shooting-in-ne-thailand/

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Lawyer files petition with Norwegian embassy to try to warn on perils of ongoing merger between TRUE & DTAC

By Thai Enquirer

 

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The opposition to the planned merger of 2 of Thailand’s leading mobile phone operators – True Corporation Plc (TRUE) and Total Access Communications Plc (DTAC), continues to see opposition from various segments of the society and yesterday yet another petition was sent to the Norwegian embassy in Bangkok opposing the planned merger of the 2 telco firms.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273971-lawyer-files-petition-with-norwegian-embassy-to-try-to-warn-on-perils-of-ongoing-merger-between-true-dtac/

 

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UNICEF condemns mass shooting in Thailand’s Nong Bua Lam Phu province

 

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has released a statement, condemning the mass shooting in Thailand’s Nong Bua Lam Phu province earlier today (Thursday), in which 37 people, mostly young children, were killed.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273972-unicef-condemns-mass-shooting-in-thailand’s-nong-bua-lam-phu-province/

 

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NE massacre: Shooter was a former Bangkok cop who possessed drugs three years before

 

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Picture: Thai Rath

 

The chief of the Royal Thai Police has revealed further details about the police sergeant who killed 38 people including 24 children at a pre-school center in Uthai Sawan, Nong Bua Lamphu, NE Thailand yesterday.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273975-ne-massacre-shooter-was-a-former-bangkok-cop-who-possessed-drugs-three-years-before/

 

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Police chief confirms assailant had history of drug use

 

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The ex-policeman who killed at least 38 people, mostly young children, in a shooting spree in the northeastern province of Nong Bua Lam Phu on Thursday had a history of drug use, according to the national police chief.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273975-ne-massacre-shooter-was-a-former-bangkok-cop-who-possessed-drugs-three-years-before/?do=findComment&comment=17649966

 

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Brit CEO in alleged 40 million baht swindle arrested at Bangkok airport after arriving from Singapore

 

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Police from Thailand's Economic Crime Division arrested a 57 year old British CEO at Suvarnabhumi Airport yesterday.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273977-brit-ceo-in-alleged-40-million-baht-swindle-arrested-at-bangkok-airport-after-arriving-from-singapore/

 

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Netizens call for active shooter training in all Thai schools following NE massacre

 

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Daily News Thai Caption: There should be a course

 

Daily News reported that the hashtag that translates as #NongBuaLamphushooting was trending on Twitter. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273990-netizens-call-for-active-shooter-training-in-all-thai-schools-following-ne-massacre/

 

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Foreign investors had net purchase of 146 billion baht in Thai stocks in 2022’s first 9 months
by Namo Vananupong

 

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BANGKOK (NNT) - Investments in Thailand’s stock market remain strong and volatility remains subdued despite recent volatilities in the global economy. In spite of accelerated inflation in many economies and exchange rate volatility, almost 150 billion baht of foreign investment has flowed into the Thai stock market. Good export sector performance and a gradually recovering tourism scene are cited as having made this possible.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273991-foreign-investors-had-net-purchase-of-146-billion-baht-in-thai-stocks-in-2022’s-first-9-months/

 

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BMW driver "racing another vehicle" loses control at bend in Trat - two dead and young child severely injured

 

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Laem Ngop police in the eastern seaboard province of Trat and rescue services were called after a BMW failed to negotiate a bend in a community area and plowed into people by the side of the road.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273992-bmw-driver-racing-another-vehicle-loses-control-at-bend-in-trat-two-dead-and-young-child-severely-injured/

 

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Power poles brought down as 18 wheel truck carrying NGV fails to negotiate bend in soi

 

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Daily News Thai Caption: Power pole hit at bend

 

Phrapradaeng police and rescue services were called after an 18 wheel truck carrying 2.5 tons of NGV (natural gas) at 3,200 PSI overturned in Suksawat Soi 70.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1273996-power-poles-brought-down-as-18-wheel-truck-carrying-ngv-fails-to-negotiate-bend-in-soi/

 

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Police shooter in NE massacre was addicted to drugs since high school - got drugs from another ex-cop 

 

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INN reported on the history of Pol Sgt Panya Khamrab who yesterday killed 38 people including himself in the NE of Thailand. 

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1274000-police-shooter-in-ne-massacre-was-addicted-to-drugs-since-high-school-got-drugs-from-another-ex-cop/

 

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Thaksin tweets his sorrow at NE massacre - calls for urgent government action against drugs

 

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Sanook Thai Caption: Urgent action required on drugs

 

Former Thai prime minister and fugitive Thaksin Shinawatra tweeted his sorrow concerning yesterday's shooting and stabbing incident in the NE of Thailand when two dozen young children were killed among 38 people.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1274002-thaksin-tweets-his-sorrow-at-ne-massacre-calls-for-urgent-government-action-against-drugs/

 

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Police spokesman calls for the public to stop sharing images of NE massacre

 

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Sanook Thai Caption: Stop sharing images of NE shooting

 

RTP spokesman Pol Maj-Gen Achayon Kraithong said yesterday's massacre was something no one expected or wanted to happen.

 

Full story: https://aseannow.com/topic/1274003-police-spokesman-calls-for-the-public-to-stop-sharing-images-of-ne-massacre/

 

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