The Executive Talk by ShareInvestor: Srinanaporn PCL (SET: SNNP)

BANGKOK, May 30, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – Srinanaporn Marketing PCL (SET: SNNP) Senior Executive Vice President Business Division I, Mr. Wiroj Wachiradechkul gave an impressive interview about his marketing strategy and company vision which have been the key factor driving SNNP a fast-growing FMCG company in Thailand and soon the region. Mr. Wiroj...

Govt urged to lower threshold for jobless relief

The Federation of Trade Unions (FTU) on Thursday urged the government to relax the criteria for an unemployment subsidy set up for workers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Among other requirements, applicants must have been out of job for 30 straight days. But the federation said those who work odd...

Hospital apologises for body mix-up

Tuen Mun Hospital on Thursday apologised for mixing up two corpses, with one of them already cremated before the hospital learnt of the blunder. A spokesman said one of the corpses was due to be sent to a funeral parlour on Wednesday while another was to be cremated after a...

Govt urged to relax criteria for jobless subsidy

A community group on Wednesday urged the government to relax the application criteria for its temporary unemployment relief scheme, so more grassroots families affected by the Covid pandemic can benefit. Grassroots Wishes interviewed 311 people and found that half of them had been jobless in the past three months. For...

Three people injured in riots in Sweden

Riot police watch a city bus burn on a street in Malmo, Sweden, April 16, 2022.  (JOHA NILSSON / TT VIA AP) STOCKHOLM - Three people in the Swedish city of Norrkoping needed medical attention after being hit by police bullets during clashes between police and protesters following Quran burnings...

Article 23 proposal delayed by pandemic: Chris Tang

Security Secretary Chris Tang on Thursday said the current coronavirus outbreak has delayed plans to introduce national security legislation under Article 23 of the Basic Law. Many civil servants have spent the past few months working from home and Tang told legislators during a virtual meeting that the government's Article...

Ex-district councillor jailed for contempt of court

Former district councillor Lester Shum was on Thursday jailed for six months for contempt of court over a social media post linking the police to the death of university student Chow Tsz-lok in 2019. Shum earlier pleaded guilty to violating a court injunction that banned the incitement or threat of...

Experts call for fourth Covid jab for the over 60s

Expert committees under the Centre for Health Protection are recommending that the government allow people aged 60 and above to get a fourth dose of Covid vaccine. The committees, whose members include professors Lau Yu-lung, David Hui and Benjamin Cowling, said on Thursday that local data shows three doses are...

Stranded residents return after flight bans lifted

Hong Kong residents stranded for months in nine overseas places began arriving home on Friday, after the lifting of flight bans imposed by the SAR government. More than 2,000 people were expected to arrive from cities including London, Sydney and Kathmandu. Several flights were coming in from Manila. Giselle, a...