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Bright prospects predicted for Thai economy

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Bright prospects predicted for Thai economy

The University of Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) has raised its forecast of Thailand’s economic growth this year to 4.6 percent from an earlier estimate of 4.5 percent after improved export, tourism and crop prices.

Thai PM congratulates Cambodia on successful election

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Thai PM congratulates Cambodia on successful election

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha on August 8 sent a congratulatory message to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen for gaining overwhelming support in the general election on July 29, according to Thailand’s freshnewsasia e-newspaper.

New Malaysian PM unveils core ministries of government

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New Malaysian PM unveils core ministries of government

Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on May 11 announced 10 core ministries of the new government, the first move of Mahathir and his Pakatan Harapan (Alliance of Hope) to set up the cabinet after their victory in the general elections two days ago.

Vietnamese, Cambodian radios boost cooperation

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Vietnamese, Cambodian radios boost cooperation

Cambodian Minister of Information Khieu Kanharith held a working session with leaders of national radio broadcaster The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) in Hanoi on December 21 and signed a bilateral cooperation agreement for 2017-2020.