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World News: Thailand
Thailand | 26 October 2015
Flies, smell from chicken farms plague unhappy village

Residents of a village in Phra Yuen district say their homes and lives have become plagued by disease carrying flies and foul smells since a giant agri-business came to town and set up dozens of chick...


Thailand | 13 October 2015
Nasty ghosts exonerated in poultry deaths inquiry

Mass chicken deaths at villages in Nakhon Luang district were caused by dog bites, not frightful ghosts, phi krasue or phi pop, as residents feared, intrepid investigators have confirmed. Boonsueb Tul...


Thailand | 5 October 2015
Chinese counterfeit eggs made of plastic may be popping up in Thailand

In America, an unprecedented outbreak of avian flu may have caused egg prices to rise amid mass shortages, but the people of Thailand are reckoning with an entirely different, egg-related problem: Som...


Thailand | 6 August 2015
Church's Texas Chicken inks 70-unit expansion for Thailand

Texas Chicken, the international branch of Church's Chicken, struck a deal to bring its restaurants to malls, inline locations and stand-alone stores throughout Thailand, marking its single largest in...


Thailand | 28 July 2015
Charoen Pokphand Foods buys Russian poultry group

Thailand's Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has entered into a deal to acquire the integrated Russian poultry business of Agro Invest Brinky. The acquisition will be completed in two phases: CPF will a...


Thailand | 24 July 2015
Thailand’s CP Foods to acquire Russian poultry business for $680m

Thailand’s largest meat and animal feed producer, Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF),Friday said it would buy Russian poultry business from Dutch firm Agro-Invest Brinky B.V. for $680 million in cash. ...


Thailand | 21 July 2015
Spotting a bad egg

When rumours spread that fake eggs were circulating in markets last month, consumers were sure to panic. From the pictures and stories that went viral online, the eggs in question were reportedly roug...


Thailand | 13 July 2015
Public urged to consume more eggs in the EGG E EGG EGG 2015 Event

Residents have flocked to buy discounted eggs, in a campaign promoting egg consumption among the public, EGG E EGG EGG 2015, held at Central Plaza Rattanathibet on Sunday. The 2nd annual event, org...


Thailand | 2 July 2015
Follow the yellow egg road

A truck filled with fresh eggs flipped over on its way from Sisaket to Ubon Ratchathani yesterday, resulting in these cool photos of a very eggy road. Driver Udon Jaisamer, 23, who was injured and...


Thailand | 26 February 2015
Thailand to export more poultry

Thailand is set to see significant growth in its export of chicken products. South Korea has resumed imports of frozen and fresh chicken from Thailand after an 11-year ban on Thai poultry, the nati...