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Thai PM says new DNA tests can be done in British murder probe

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on Wednesday challenged critics of a police investigation into the murder of two British tourists saying new DNA tests can be done as [...]
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Thailand rises two spots in ease of doing business survey

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Thailand-business-news | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s 2015 ranking in the ease of doing business index by the World Bank has gone up from 28 to 26, thanks to an easing of restrictions by the government. [...]
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India & Thailand must battle terrorism and trafficking together: Harsh Vardhan Shringla, India’s ambassador to Thailand

31-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Economictimes | 6:00 AM

Harsh Vardhan Shringla is India’s ambassador to Thailand. As Vietnam’s prime minister recently desired India’s support to peacefully resolve East Sea [...]
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Thai prosecutors indict 2 in anti-monarchy case

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Prosecutors in Thailand have charged two people with defaming the country’s monarchy in a stage performance at a university last year, moving on a complaint filed by a [...]
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British rights activist to face defamation verdict

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A British activist faces a verdict Wednesday in a defamation trial linked to a report he co-authored alleging severe labour abuses in Thailand’s food industry, a key [...]
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‘World’s Future Richest Man’ arrested in Thailand?

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Rakyat Post | 6:00 AM

The “world’s future richest man”, Zhang Jian, was apparently arrested in Thailand, according to the Thai media. According to The Nation and Khaosod English, [...]
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Thailand May See Export Growth for 2014

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s exports grew in September, raising hopes that 2014 could see a full-year expansion after unfavourable local and global economic conditions that has kept [...]
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Thailand’s True Corp group to lease telecoms towers to TAC

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

True Corp group, Thailand’s No.3 mobile provider, will lease telecoms towers to No. 2 carrier Total Access Communication PCL (TAC) in the country’s first telecoms [...]
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Thailand’s sliding reputation is costing much more than just tourism dollars

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

In the last few months, international media have been flooded with adverse stories about Thailand. We first attracted the global spotlight with a coup d’etat, though [...]
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Thailand crucial for India’s strategic ties with Asean: Indian Ambassador Shringla

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

A country in transition, Thailand continues to be at the heart of India’s Look East Policy and also a popular tourist destination for Indians. India’s ambassador [...]
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Thai court dismisses case against British rights activist

Thai court dismisses case against British rights activist

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Thai court dismissed a defamation charge against a British activist on Wednesday in a case linked to a report he co-authored alleging severe labour abuses in [...]
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Thai court throws out defamation case against British rights activist

Thai court throws out defamation case against British rights activist

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Thai court on Wednesday dismissed on a technicality a defamation case brought against a British human rights activist by a Thai fruit company. The case is the first of a [...]
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Party is over on Thai islands though Full Moon bash avoids ban

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have banned beach parties on some holiday islands to stop gatherings that can get out of control and lead to violence after the murder of two British [...]
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Thailand Approves Kunming-Singapore Rail Line

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Rail lines running north from Bangkok to Chiang Mai have become so decrepit that derailments occur regularly. But plans to upgrade are also sidetracked with high frequency. [...]
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Thailand Beach Party Ban After Briton Murders

29-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Sky | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have banned beach parties on some holiday islands following the murder two British tourists last month. Surat Thani governor Chatpong Chatputhi, whose [...]
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