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Thursday, July 29, 2021

Friends of Chao Phraya Explain Why They Hate ‘Highway on the River’

BANGKOK — Professionals, business owners, activists and others who consider themselves friends of the Chao Phraya River united Wednesday to call for the military...

Overnight Deluge Unleashes Morning Toil, Trouble

BANGKOK — After a long stormy night, Bangkok woke Tuesday morning to find rush hour turned to slush hour on crippled roads. Traffic was reportedly...

German Court: Kuwait Airways Can Refuse Israeli Passengers

BERLIN — A German court ruled Thursday that Kuwait's national airline didn't have to transport an Israeli citizen because the carrier would face legal repercussions at home if it did.

Brush Fire Sends Smoke Over Bangkok

BANGKOK — A brush fire near Rama IX Road sent smoke billowing over Bangkok on Monday afternoon.

Central Embassy Adds Bookshop, Gallery, Lifestyle Space on Saturday

BANGKOK — A high-end shopping mall in the heart of the city will open a multi-purpose lifestyle space on Saturday.

Immigration Joins Weibo to Regain Chinese Tourists

BANGKOK — Immigration police took another step Wednesday to reach out to the country’s largest tourist group.

Fire at Central Embassy Shopping Mall in Bangkok

BANGKOK — A fire broke out late Thursday night in a five-star hotel above one of Bangkok's luxury malls.

In Reversal, City Won’t Spare Khaosan, Chinatown Vendors

BANGKOK — Vendors in the famed Khaosan Road area will have to follow new regulations next month meant to return sidewalks to pedestrians, City Hall said Tuesday.

See Bangkok’s Blooms at Flora Festival in Parks Through 2021

BANGKOK — Frolic among tropical blooms throughout December and deep into 2021 at Bangkok’s public parks.
Homes along the Khlong Ong Ang in Bangkok's Samphanthawong District.

Bangkok Wants Canal Colorized, Homeowners Balk

BANGKOK — Another day and another City Hall project, this one to beautify the capital, is met with controversy.



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