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Foreign missionaries in Thailand find ways to be effective in mission

Bishop Francis Xavier Vira Arpondratana of Chiang Mai said he is “always impressed by the foreign missionaries' work”

Leading Thai Catholic philanthropist dies at age 88

Peter Piti Sithi-amnuai was a strong supporter of the Catholic Church in Thailand including LiCAS News since its inception

Fast and furious no more? Bangkok’s infamous No.8 bus

Infamous in the Thai capital, the No.8 route has spawned parody songs, viral TikToks, and horrified YouTube videos

Thailand’s Catholic Church remains steadfast in opposing abortion

As early as 2021, Thailand’s Catholic bishops urged the faithful to make known their opposition to abortion

Thailand to legalize abortion up to 20 weeks

Terminations remained illegal in the kingdom — except under incidents of rape or threat to the mother's life — until February last year

‘You cannot survive’: Inflation bites as Thai election looms

In a bid to ease the pain for struggling Thais, the government has approved a proposal to raise the daily minimum wage

Catholic nuns launch feeding program for poor in Bangkok

The initiative aims to help the poor people in the Buddhist Klong Toei area and to foster inter-religious dialogue

Catholic school in Thailand launches environmental awareness program

The Malasawan Pitthaya School in central Thailand has organized a training session for teachers and staff on the pope's encyclical

Court suspends Thai PM Prayut from office

The court agreed unanimously to hear a case brought by opposition parties who argue Prayut has reached the end of his term limit

Term-limit row leaves Thai PM facing calls to quit

A legal showdown reaches the country's constitutional court, threatening fresh political turmoil for the kingdom

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