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First ASEAN sport festival held in Netherlands

ASEAN

First ASEAN sport festival held in Netherlands

The first sport festival of the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the Netherlands opened in the capital city of Amsterdam on July 1, drawing hundreds of students from ASEAN member countries.

Thailand postpones enforcing new labour law

ASEAN

Thailand postpones enforcing new labour law

Thailand's Government announced on July 1 that it will delay the enforcement of a new labour law after thousands of migrant workers fled to neighbouring countries, including Myanmar and Cambodia, this week.

Thailand’s economic recovery still uneven

World

Thailand’s economic recovery still uneven

The latest data of the Bank of Thailand (BoT) shows the country’s economic recovery is still uneven as private consumption and exports rose in May while investment fell compared to the previous month.

Deputy FM co-chairs 15th East Asia Forum

Politics

Deputy FM co-chairs 15th East Asia Forum

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) ASEAN Vietnam, has co-chaired the 15th East Asia Forum in the Chinese province of Hunan from June 29 – July 1.

Malaysia investigates attack on Thai tanker

ASEAN

Malaysia investigates attack on Thai tanker

The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has formed a group to probe the pirate attack on a tanker carrying 3.8 million litres of diesel owned by a Thai company in waters off Kuantan, Malaysia on June 23.