Thailand protests heat up as economy worsens amid pandemic

Protesters in Thailand say the arrest of two leaders will not stop their campaign to force the government out. The pair were charged with sedition and breaking coronavirus rules in connection with recent protests, before being released on bail. And, as Al Jazeera’s Wayne Hay reports, the demonstrations are likely to grow into an even … Read more Thailand protests heat up as economy worsens amid pandemic

Anti-Government Protests In Thailand

Hundreds of anti-government protesters gathered in Bangkok calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha. This comes as Thailand suffers from a struggling economy and corruption scandals Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our … Read more Anti-Government Protests In Thailand

Donald Trump mispronounces Thailand as “thighland”

US President Donald Trump mispronounced Thailand as Thighland during a speech at a Whirlpool factory in Clyde, Ohio. The President was saying in his speech that the Obama-Biden administration were responsible for the outsourcing of American jobs in Ohio to Asian countries like Thailand and Vietnam. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are … Read more Donald Trump mispronounces Thailand as “thighland”

COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 76: Have students adapted to online courses?

The studies of more than one billion students around the world have been affected by COVID-19 pandemic. CGTN invited students from the UK, France, the U.S., Thailand and China to share their experience of studying and living amid the coronavirus and how they are coping with changes and adjusting their lifestyles. Subscribe to us on … Read more COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 76: Have students adapted to online courses?

Trump Mispronounces Thailand, Backs NRA | The Tonight Show

Jimmy addresses Trump’s response to New York’s attorney general filing a lawsuit to dissolve the NRA. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Stream now on Peacock: https://bit.ly/3gZJaNy Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: https://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show … Read more Trump Mispronounces Thailand, Backs NRA | The Tonight Show

Live: How are students around the world studying and living amid a pandemic?

The studies of more than one billion students around the world have been affected by the #COVID19 pandemic. Both local and international students have encountered problems such as not being able to travel, uncertainty over pursuing their studies abroad, finding a job and, in severe cases, grappling with mental illness. But at the same time, … Read more Live: How are students around the world studying and living amid a pandemic?

Thai PM asks student protesters ‘not to create chaos’

Thailand’s prime minister is warning protesters “not to create chaos” after some called for reforming the constitutional monarchy. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing … Read more Thai PM asks student protesters ‘not to create chaos’

Thailand gun violence: Concerns mount as number of weapons rises

Thailand has a strong gun culture that has been compared to that of the United States. But the mass shooting deaths of 29 people earlier this year prompted new questions about the need for reform. According to surveys, Thailand tops the list for gun ownership in all of Asia with 15 out of every 100 … Read more Thailand gun violence: Concerns mount as number of weapons rises

Rare footage gives hope for endangered tiger species

Wildlife conservationist groups unveiled rare videos and photos of three new male Indochinese tigers taken in Thailand’s western forest region, rekindling hopes of recovery for the endangered species just ahead of Wednesday’s (July 29) Global Tiger Day. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more Rare footage gives hope for endangered tiger species

Thai students hold anti-government rallies nationwide

Thailand’s student movement has reignited, as young people across the country defy a state of emergency decree enforced to contain the coronavirus pandemic. Over the past week, youths have staged protests against the government, raising political tensions in a country that has already seen years of crises and coups. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA … Read more Thai students hold anti-government rallies nationwide

Thailand plastic waste: Turning old fishing nets into mask

The fishing industry is a significant part of Thailand’s economy, but it is also one of the main contributors to marine pollution, in particular plastic. Now, a charity organisation has combined with private enterprise to recycle fishermen’s damaged nets. In turn, these are being made into products used to fight the spread of the coronavirus. … Read more Thailand plastic waste: Turning old fishing nets into mask

Thailand’s military under scrutiny over treatment of conscripts

The treatment of military cadets in Thailand is under scrutiny, as thousands take part in an annual recruitment drive. The armed forces have been accused of allowing abusive initiation rituals. And some families of dead cadets are speaking out. Al Jazeera’s Scott Heidler reports from Bangkok, Thailand. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow … Read more Thailand’s military under scrutiny over treatment of conscripts

COVID-19 spreads in Vietnam after outbreak at tourist spot

A COVID-19 outbreak at a Vietnamese domestic tourist spot last weekend has now spread to the country’s two largest cities. The government is now bracing for another wave of the disease. This came as Hong Kong implemented tougher measures as it too has seen a recent rise in cases. Thailand is also looking nervously at … Read more COVID-19 spreads in Vietnam after outbreak at tourist spot

Thai Police probe why Red Bull heir hit-and-run case dropped

Thai police have launched an internal investigation over their handling of a high profile hit-and-run case. There has been public outcry over a perceived culture of impunity for the rich after charges were dropped against the grandson of the creator of the Red Bull energy drink. Eight years ago, he fled Thailand after a fatal … Read more Thai Police probe why Red Bull heir hit-and-run case dropped