Customs department to tighten up tax evasion and tax collection
The Customs Department will tighten up examination of imports to stem tax evasion and to increase tax revenue after customs tax collection for the first six months of the 2015 fiscal year has fallen short of target by 2.5 billion baht.
122-year-old Vietnamese named worldâs oldest woman
A 122-year-old Vietnamese has become the world’s oldest woman, which means she will be eligible for a US$1 million sum offered by a Moldovan multi-millionaire if she remains alive next year, TuoiTreNews reported
Temple Tiger row ends with all tigers allowed to stay but with conditions
Row over the evacuation of tigers at the Tiger Temple was temporarily resolved after the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNA) agreed with conditions to allow the temple to keep the tigers.
Yala EOD chief and colleague injured in roadside bomb explosion
The explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) chief of Yala province and one of his colleagues were injured when a roadside bomb was detonated while the team was on the way to inspect a bomb explosion on Highway 410 on Saturday afternoon which  injured five police officers in Thanto district.