Daily Archive: January 4, 2023

Myanmar’s junta pardons more than 7,000 prisoners

Myanmar’s military rulers ordered the release of 7,012 inmates, including some political prisoners, in an Independence Day amnesty Wednesday.   Detainees held in prisons and police stations across the country had their sentences reduced in accordance with Section 401 of the Penal Code, according to junta news...

Property sector hopes for a turnaround in 2023

Thailand’s real estate sector did not fully recover in 2022 due mainly to the economic decline and the impacts of the Russia-Ukraine war as well as higher inflation and interest rates. But while the expected recovery did not happen, the overall outlook gives new hope for 2023....

Shanghai hospitals filled to the brim in COVID outbreak

Hospitals in Shanghai were overwhelmed by visitors on Wednesday (January 5) as international health experts predict at least one million deaths in China this year, but Beijing has reported five or fewer deaths a day since the policy u-turn.   At least seven hearses were seen in...

PM expects to join United Thai Nation Party formally on Jan 9th

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is expected to apply formally for membership of the United Thai Nation Party (Ruam Thai Sang Chart) on Monday January 9th at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre.   Informed party sources said today (Wednesday) that the prime minister had chosen January 9th...

Phuket residents to rally against interior permanent secretary

Interior Permanent Secretary Suttipong Juljarern appears to be in hot water again, as people in Phuket plan to rally at the new provincial hall on Thursday to protest over his alleged insults aimed at the provincial administration’s garbage disposal and environment management.   Suttipong was also accused...

OKX Announces Comprehensive API Key Security Protection Features, Further Enhances User Protection Against External Threats

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Jan. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  OKX, the world-leading cryptocurrency platform, today announced comprehensive API key security protection features, further enhancing user protection against external threats. The features are: Auto expiry after 14 days of inactive API keys with trade and withdraw permissions that aren’t bound to IP addresses; A third-party whitelist that […]