30 cents: keeping poor Thai children in school for 10 baht (HD video)

30 cents: keeping poor Thai children in school for 10 baht (HD video)

Thirty cents. There’s not much you can buy for $0.30 these days, but in Thailand the meagre amount multiplied by many willing people is allowing 230 children from desperately poor households to attend school. Initiated last year in the northern Thailand city of Chiang Mai, the Bt10 Chiang Mai Fund asked local residents who were able […]

Thailand English-language News for May 11 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for May 11, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 01:04 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday told the Ministry of Digital Economy and Society (MDES) and the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) to complete draft laws on cyber security and data protection in a timely manner so as to […]

Thailand English-language News for May 4 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for May 4, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:51 | Thailand’s Ambassador to Belgium and Head of Mission of Thailand to the European Union, Manasvi Srisodapol, has led a Thai delegation to the 2018 Seafood Expo Global in Brussels, Belgium where outlined the steps Thailand has taken to reign in Illegal, […]

Thailand English-language News for April 30 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 30, 2018, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:44 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday said that the government is continuing its efforts to stamp out illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing problems after the recent visit of EU fishing inspectors more than two years after Thailand was issued with […]

Thailand English-language News for April 27 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 27, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:54 | The National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Thursday approved a new draft emergency decree on the management of foreign workers. The NLA also approved a new version of the Immigration Emergency Decree. Both amendments are said to improve the implementation of the […]

Thailand English-language News for April 25 (HD Video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 25, 2018, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:46 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday dismissed claims that China’s Alibaba plans to monopolise trade in Thailand, saying that the government’s recent agreement to collaborate with the Chinese multinational e-commerce conglomerate is aimed at promoting e-commerce business in Thailand. Meanwhile, Minister […]

Thailand English-language News for April 20 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 20, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:46 | The committee tasked with the national reform strategy yesterday resolved to follow up developmental projects for the southern border region and examined reports and suggestions on the implementation of education development before submitting them to the Cabinet for […]

Thailand English-language News for April 11 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 11, 2018, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanarit tells us about: 00:47 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday that has not yet decided about his political future. He said that he had been told that deputy prime minister Somkid Jatusripitak plans to form a new political party, but as yet he has […]

Thailand English-language News for April 4 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 4, 2018, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Naruala tells us about: 00:42 | Deputy prime minister, General Chatchai Sarikulya, has visited the Command Center to Combat Illegal Fishing (CCCIF) to ensure its preparedness ahead of the arrival of European Union (EU) officials who will be inspecting Thailand’s progress on the elimination of Illegal, unreported […]

Thailand English-language News for April 3 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for April 3, 2018, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanarit tells us about: 00:47 | Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn yesterday made merit to mark her 63rd birthday by releasing 590,000 fish into the Chao Phraya River 01:42 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha called for those criticising the delay in the general election and restricted political […]

Thailand English-language News for April 2 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for Mach 30, 2018, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 01:08 | Thailand Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday denied that the Thai Niyom Yang Yuen (‘Sustainable Thai Idealism’), is a political campaign, or meant to gain public support for his administration, or the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO). General Chan-o-cha […]

Thailand English-language News for March 30 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for Mach 30, 2018, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanarit tells us about: 00:45 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged the rice policy and management committee to adhere to the government’s rice stockpile management policy and to ensure that the sale of its stockpiled rice is in line with true market […]

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