Finance to issue bonds to settle 720 billion baht in debts from populist policies
The Finance Ministry has been working on a plan to issue bonds and to sell off its shares in listed companies to raise fund to replenish 720 billion baht loss from the implementation of populist policies by previous governments, including the loss-ridden rice pledging scheme, said Deputy Prime Minister Pridiyathorn Devakula on Thursday.
Vietnam ups airport security amid complaints of baggage theft
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has ordered enhanced surveillance of staff at airports following many recent complaints about luggage theft, according to Thanh Nien News.
Thailand hopes meeting to come up with practical solution to Rohingya migrants
Thailand hopes to see cooperative effort and concrete policies that will provide practical solution when it hosts the  Special Meeting for Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean tomorrow.
Man killed and his wife injured in gun attack in Pattani
A motorcycle mechanic was shot dead and his wife seriously wounded in a broad daylight gun attack in Pattani’s Nong Chik district Thursday morning.