Category: General

Pressure Mounts on ASEAN Chair Indonesia to Act on Myanmar

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA — As Indonesia assumes the rotating chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for 2023, pressure is mounting on Jakarta to formalize an appropriate response to member Myanmar’s military – the Tatmadaw – which seized power…

Woman dies, three injured in machine shop fire in Samut Prakan

A woman burned to death and three others were injured in a fire at a machine shop in Phra Samut Chedi district of Samut Prakan province early Saturday morning.Police said that four people, including the owner, his wife, a 70-year woman and a municipal …

Police and medics inspect cannabis outlets in Bangkok

A store selling cannabis and the plant extracts in Bangkok was found to have broken the law, by allowing customers to smoke cannabis on the premises, during an inspection by officials from the Department of Traditional and Complementary Medicine (DTCM)…