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LIFE

Soft power struggles

Life, Apinan Poshyananda, Published on 05/06/2024

» Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin's 10 months in office have proven to be full of optimism, entertainment and drama. His non-stop whirlwind trips to lure investors including Microsoft, Tesla, Formula One, Tomorrowland and Art Basel to Thailand earned him the image of the salesman on a Time magazine cover. With the government's 10-month report card out and future plans in discussion, there has been both applause and confusion.

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GENERAL

Revised power plan promotes clean alternatives

Business, Yuthana Praiwan, Published on 10/05/2024

» Nuclear energy and hydrogen fuel will be included in the revised version of Thailand's power development plan (PDP), which emphasises more use of clean energy, says the Energy Policy and Planning Office (Eppo).

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THAILAND

Promises and perils of handout

News, Published on 04/05/2024

» Much anticipated as it is controversial, the digital wallet scheme has seen its veil of uncertainty finally lifted.

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WORLD

Volcano to permanently displace 10,000 people

Published on 03/05/2024

» JAKARTA - The Indonesian government will permanently relocate almost 10,000 residents after a series of explosive eruptions of the Ruang volcano has raised concerns about the dangers of residing on the island in future, a minister said on Friday.

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WORLD

Thousands evacuated after latest Indonesian eruption

Published on 02/05/2024

» TAGULANDANG, Indonesia - Antelmus Paulus, 67, is in despair after the eruption on Tuesday of Mount Ruang rendered his home on Tagulandang island uninhabitable and prompted authorities to evacuate more than 12,000 people.

OPINION

Navigating Thailand's energy transition

Oped, Published on 25/04/2024

» In Thailand’s National Energy Plan (NEP) — a blueprint outlining the country’s energy strategy from 2023 to 2037 — a small portion of nuclear energy is included as one form of alternative energy.

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WORLD

Indonesian volcano eruption forces evacuations, airport closure

Reuters, Published on 18/04/2024

» JAKARTA - Indonesia shut a provincial airport and evacuated hundreds of people from the vicinity of the Ruang volcano after it belched explosive plumes of lava, rocks and ash for days, officials said on Thursday, declaring the highest alert on the situation.

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WORLD

Time running out for many Maldives islands

Published on 06/04/2024

» MALÉ, Maldives — To live in the Maldives is to live in one of two worlds. Either you belong to the capital — Malé, a micro-Manhattan in the Indian Ocean — or you are out in “the islands,” among the quietest and most remote villages this side of the Arctic tundra.

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GENERAL

Thai tourists still headed to Taiwan

Business, Narumon Kasemsuk, Published on 05/04/2024

» Thai tourists appear to be unfazed by Taiwan's biggest earthquake in 25 years and a string of quakes in Japan, as they intend to take planned trips during the Songkran holiday.

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WORLD

Taiwan proves that disaster preparedness pays off

Published on 04/04/2024

» HUALIEN, Taiwan - When a 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan’s scenic and largely rural east coast county of Hualien on Wednesday, local official Chang Tung-yao knew exactly what to do, having experienced a similar temblor six years before.