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News Thailand: Pope's Visit to Thailand Will Also Be a Family Reunion

News source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2019/09/13/world/asia/ap-as-thailand-popes-cousin.html
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

UDON THANI, Thailand — Catholics in Thailand are celebrating the official announcement of the first papal visit in 35 years, but one 77-year-old nun in a far-flung corner of the country has a ...

News Thailand: Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan in November

News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-09-13/pope-francis-thailand-japan-visit
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Pope Francis will travel to Thailand and Japan in November for a visit expected to highlight his call for complete nuclear disarmament and to honor the small Catholic communities in each country. The ...

News Thailand: Thailand's northeast inundated after tropical storm

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/thailands-northeast-inundated-after-tropical-storm/ar-AAHhre2
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Floods in northeastern Thailand have submerged homes, roads and bridges, leaving more than 23,000 people in evacuation shelters as anger grows over the government's "slow" emergency response.

News Thailand: Thailand's strong baht affecting exports: finance minister

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-economy-baht/thailands-strong-baht-affecting-exports-finance-minister-idUSKCN1VX0YS
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's strong baht THB=TH is affecting exports and the central bank is closely monitoring it, the finance minister said on Thursday, as the currency hit its highest level in ...

News Thailand: Roman Catholic official in Thailand says Pope Francis will visit the kingdom on Nov. 20-23; visit also planned to Japan

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/roman-catholic-official-in-thailand-says-pope-francis-will-visit-the-kingdom-on-nov-20-23-visit-also-planned-to-japan/2019/09/13/1db75bd2-d5f5-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

BANGKOK — Roman Catholic official in Thailand says Pope Francis will visit the kingdom on Nov. 20-23; visit also planned to Japan. Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This ...

News Thailand: Thailand freak accident death Briton 'lived life to full'

News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-49689933
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

A British man who died after falling through glass doors in Thailand "lived life to the full", his family has said. Luke Goodere, 33, was staying with friends on Phi Phi island, when he tripped into ...

News Thailand: Thailand agrees to buy amphibious landing ship from China

News source: https://www.upi.com/Defense-News/2019/09/13/Thailand-agrees-to-buy-amphibious-landing-ship-from-China/3171568392240/
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Sept. 13 (UPI) --Thailand agreed to purchase a Chinese-made amphibious transport dock ship from a Chinese shipbuilder. A purchase price of about $200 million was announced this week, and Adm. Leuchai ...

News Thailand: Thailand orders garment factories to compensate workers after illegal wages expose

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-workers-wages/thailand-orders-garment-factories-to-compensate-workers-after-illegal-wages-expose-idUSKCN1VX1FW
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Garment factories in Thailand that supply to global brands such as coffee giant Starbucks and sports gear maker Bauer Hockey were raided by police on Thursday ...

News Thailand: China-Thailand Military Ties in the Headlines With New Shipbuilding Pact

News source: https://thediplomat.com/2019/09/china-thailand-military-ties-in-the-headlines-with-new-shipbuilding-pact/
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Last week, China and Thailand signed a new shipbuilding pact. The agreement put the focus on ongoing efforts by the two countries to further boost the defense aspect of their wider bilateral ...

News Thailand: Pope’s Thailand visit will also be a family reunion

News source: https://www.usatoday.com/media/cinematic/video/2308918001/popes-thailand-visit-will-also-be-a-family-reunion/
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

The first papal visit to Thailand in 35 years is a particularly special occasion for the Pope's second cousin, Sister Ana Rosa Sivori. (Sept. 13) AP, AP ...

News Thailand: "Ultraman Buddha" art in Thailand prompts police complaint

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/world/ultraman-buddha-art-in-thailand-prompts-police-complaint/ar-AAHd6YN
Publicated on: hursday 12 September 2019

Reuters/STRINGER Paintings of Japanese superhero "Ultraman" with Thai-style Buddha's head are seen in Bangkok A group of Buddhist hardliners in Thailand filed a police complaint against a young female ...

News Thailand: Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan

News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2019/09/13/Pope-Francis-to-visit-Thailand-Japan/7571568392728/
Publicated on: Friday 13 September 2019

Sept. 13 (UPI) --Pope Francis will visit Thailand and Japan in November, the Vatican announced Friday, marking his first visit to Asia since 2017. In his first visit to Thailand, Francis will ...