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    • Meet the press

      Jul 18, 2018 | 10:33 am

      Twelve rescued members of the Moo Paa (Wild Boar) soccer team and their coach, Ekapol Chantawong, greet the media at the Chiang Rai Provincial Administrative Organisation in Chiang Rai province on Wednesday. — EPA/EFE

    • Autonomous taxi test to start in Tokyo next month

      Jul 18, 2018 | 10:10 am

      TOKYO: Tests on public roads of an autonomous taxi carrying passengers will be held in central Tokyo for nearly two weeks from late August with the aim of launching the service in 2020, a venture firm and a major taxi company said on Wednesday.

    • Japan confirms cooperation towards Thailand's entry into CPTPP

      Jul 18, 2018 | 09:56 am

      TOKYO: Japan and Thailand agreed on Wednesday to work together towards the Southeast Asian country's entry into the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), as the two nations boost economic cooperation aimed at promoting free trade.

    • Cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

      Jul 18, 2018 | 08:26 am

      Twelve boys and their football coach who survived a highly dangerous and dramatic rescue from a flooded Thai cave spoke publicly of their incredible ordeal for the first time on Wednesday at a press conference that was beamed around the world.

    • Tourist entries jump 12%, Chinese visitors leading the pack

      Jul 18, 2018 | 07:29 am

      Almost 19.5 million foreign tourists visited Thailand in the first half of this year, a 12% increase from the same period of last year, the Tourism and Sports Ministry said on Wednesday.

    • Death toll confusion over helicopter crash in Khon Kaen

      Jul 18, 2018 | 07:01 am

      KHON KAEN: There was confusion over the number of people killed when a helicopter crashed in Khon Kaen on Wednesday morning, with four people listed on the flight manifest, but only three bodies found at the scene.