Thailand to raise minimum wage next year World

Thailand to raise minimum wage next year

The national wage committee of Thailand on December 6 agreed to increase the minimum daily wage from 308-330 baht (10.16-10.88 USD) to 313-336 baht (10.32-11.08 USD).
Lao PM concludes official visit to Vietnam Politics

Lao PM concludes official visit to Vietnam

Lao PM Thongloun Sisoulith, his spouse and a high-ranking delegation of the Lao Government on October 3 wrapped up their official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Vietnamese PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Thailand eyes to boost border trade with Malaysia World

Thailand eyes to boost border trade with Malaysia

The government of Thailand is making efforts to remove hurdles to cross-border trade with Malaysia as the Thai Commerce Ministry will host a business matching event for enterprises of the two countries next month to boost bilateral trade, local media reported.
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Thai centre opens new office in Malaysia

Thailand ’s Southern Border Provinces Administrative Centre (SBPAC) has opened a new office in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia , to assist Thai restaurant owners and workers there.
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Malaysia, Thailand boost wide-ranging cooperation

Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Tan Sri Dato Muhyiddin bin Haji Mohamad Yassin Dato on August 24 paid a courtesy visit to Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra during his visit to attend the first Thailand-Malaysia Business Council Meeting.
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Thailand sets up new security body

Thailand 's new security body replacing the Centre for the Resolution of the Emergency Situation (CRES) held its first meeting on Dec. 22 to define its objectives and scope of operation.