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    Early House dismissal ‘unlikely’

    EC needs 45 days to redraw election map Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam speaks to reporters at Government House on Monday. (Photo: Wassana Nanuam) The House of Representatives is unlikely to be dissolved before the Election Commission (EC) finishes redrawing electoral boundaries for the 400 constituency MPs nationwide, according to Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam.Speculation

    China to hold annual memorial for Nanjing Massacre victims

    BEIJING - China will hold an annual memorial for the victims of the Nanjing Massacre, in the eastern city of Nanjing Wednesday. Leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the central government will attend the ceremony at a square in front of the Memorial Hall for the Victims of the Nanjing

    Emojis frown on corruption

    An emojis package highlighting the eight-point austerity rules has become a hit on the internet. It was launched by China's top discipline watchdog to promote the spirit of austerity in an innovative way. The package has 16 emojis, each promoting a specific idea, for example, opposing formalism, bureaucracy, hedonism and extravagance, opposing privileges, forbidding improper

    Carabao diversifying into beer

    Energy drink maker commits B4 billion to local brewing operation with sales to start in Q4 published : 25 Jan 2023 at 18:14 Carabao Group chairman Sathien Setthasit is recruiting a German brewmaster to help get production started at the company's Chai Nat facility. (Photo from the group) SET-listed Carabao Group (CBG), the maker of

    Dangerous stunts get thumbs-down from video platforms

    Multiple social media and video streaming platforms will limit who can view videos that depict dangerous stunts - and may even prohibit such material - in an effort to discourage imitators. In November, daredevil stunt climber Wu Yongning fell to his death while scaling a skyscraper in Changsha, Hunan province. Wu, 26, had more than

    Honor mobile phone leading in AI speed

    Fiercely competitive smartphone market shifts focus from hardware features to virtual brainpower Zhao Ming, president of Huawei's Honor Brand, delivers a speech at the launch ceremony for their AI phone Honor V10. [PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY] Many commentators have deemed 2017 to be year one for the artificial intelligence smartphone as iPhone X and

    Major fire in Seoul’s Gangnam neighbourhood destroys 60 homes

    Village has been struck by at least 16 blazes since 2009 published : 20 Jan 2023 at 12:56 Firefighters work at the scene of a fire at Guryong village, the last slum in the glitzy Gangnam district, as apartment complexes which are currently under construction are seen in the background, in Seoul, South Korea, on