What Media Are Saying – July 30th

Coconuts bring us the story that has angered ex-pats – A French ex-pat has been praised and vilified after he made a viral video slamming a Bangkok restaurant rejecting non-Thai customers this week.

French expat calls out Bangkok restaurant refusing foreigners (Video)

A French expat has been praised and vilified after he made a viral video slamming a Bangkok restaurant rejecting non-Thai customers this week A resident since 2003, Yan Marchal said today that had he not already known the Fullmoon Terrace and…

Apple bring us a brand new store, the 2nd in Bangkok and Thailand – The iOS faithful will have a new temple of worship starting Friday, when Apple’s second and largest store in Thailand opens next to a downtown shopping mall.

Thailand’s largest Apple store opens Friday at CentralWorld

The iOS faithful will have a new temple of worship starting Friday, when Apple’s second and largest store in Thailand opens next to a downtown shopping mall Apple announced this morning that its Apple Central World, located next to downtown…

BANGKOK (Xinhua) — The Thai Ministry of Commerce said the high demand from China for durians had actually saved Thai durian farmers from suffering the sluggish economy due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Chinese Demands for Thai Durians Soar in Pandemic

BANGKOK (Xinhua) – The Thai Ministry of Commerce said the high demand from China for durians had actually saved Thai durian farmers from suffering the sluggish economy due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Chinese appetite for Thai durians remains strong despite the pandemic and weak global demand for goods, said the ministry.

BANGKOK — PM Prayut Chan-o-cha and his deputy Prawit Wongsuwan on Wednesday denied allegations that the executive branch conspired with the prosecutors to drop charges against a billionaire accused of a fatal hit-and-run in 2012.

Gov’t Denies Helping ‘Boss Red Bull’ Escape Murder Charges

BANGKOK – PM Prayut Chan-o-cha and his deputy Prawit Wongsuwan on Wednesday denied allegations that the executive branch conspired with the prosecutors to drop charges against a billionaire accused of a fatal hit-and-run in 2012.

The big comeback for Big Joke?

The big comeback for Big Joke? | The Thaiger

Former police poster boy and Thai immigration Chief, Surachat Hakparn, aka. “Big Joke” says he wants to return to police duties and “come back in from the cold”.. He participated in 2 hours of prayers at the Wat Bueng Kradan in Phitsanulok city in Central Thailand, praying for a return to his roles in the Thai police force.