Click for Bangkok, Thailand Forecast

Category: ThailandSubscribe via RSS Feed

Thailand in a race to find new sources of oil and gas

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Bakken | 6:00 AM

After nearly a decade hiatus, Thailand is getting back on the horse this week and offering new licenses for oil and gas exploration. Due to declines in petroleum supplies [...]
» More

Cash for Thailand farmers ‘a short-term fix’

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

THE taps are flowing once more for Thailand’s rice farmers, who started receiving 40 billion baht (S$1.6 billion) in handouts this week from a military-dominated [...]
» More

As insurgency burns, revival of Thai south script points way to peace

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

A high-pitched chorus pours out from a Muslim nursery school in Thailand’s insurgency-battered south, as girls in crisp, white hijabs read aloud the curls and [...]
» More

Thailand back in business, welcomes foreign investors : Apec told

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Nation Multi Media | 6:00 AM

Thailand has returned to normal and is ready for renewed visits of foreign tourists and investors, Finance minister Sommai Phasee told the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation [...]
» More

PHILIPPINES PRESS-Toyota may transfer part of Thai operations to Philippines – Malaya

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Daily Mail | 6:00 AM

Toyota Motor Corp is considering shifting some of its vehicle production from Thailand to the Philippines to spread its risk, Malaya Business Insight quoted the head of the [...]
» More

Lawyers: Suspects retract claims they killed Brits

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

Two Myanmar migrant workers have retracted their confessions to killing two British travellers on a southern Thai resort island and now claim to have neither raped the female [...]
» More

Thailand Plans February Auction Of Petroleum Concessions At 29 Blocks

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

Thailand plans to kick off a new auction round next February for petroleum concessions on 29 onshore and offshore blocks in its effort to secure energy supplies, a senior [...]
» More

Takashimaya to open in Iconsiam, Thailand

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Thailand will gain another glittering jewel in its shopping-paradise crown when Japan’s ultra-high-end department store Takashimaya opens its new global flagship [...]
» More

Thailand Offers New Concessions for Oil and Gas Exploration

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

Thailand’s military-backed government said Wednesday that it is offering new concessions to explore for oil and gas for the first time in seven years, in a bid to [...]
» More

Thailand’s economic tsar has one year to deliver

24-Oct-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s economic tsar has a vision of a country at the heart of southeast Asian trade, digital business and vast public-private sector infrastructure projects. His [...]
» More

Thailand to Hand Cash to Rubber Farmers

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

Thailand’s military-appointed government approved measures to help rubber farmers who have been hit hard by sharp declines in export prices. The decision enables the [...]
» More

Thailand loses bid to join UN rights body

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Junta-ruled Thailand lost its controversial bid to join the top United Nations body in charge of promoting and protecting human rights. Thailand was among 5 Asian countries [...]
» More

Thailand officials find bodies of 2 Koreans killed in tourist boat-fishing boat crash

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

The bodies of two South Korean tourists were found in waters near Thailand’s southern resort city of Phuket on Tuesday, two days after the tourist boat they were in [...]
» More

Saddled with weak economy, Thailand lags Asian rivals in wealth building

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

While Thailand’s millionaires increased their wealth by more than 11 percent last year, they’re being blown away by Southeast Asian neighbours who are riding [...]
» More

Why Is the Obama Administration Planning Cobra Gold 2015 with Thailand?

23-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CFR | 6:00 AM

Despite the fact that Thai junta leader – turned prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha recently let slip that the current Thai regime might not hold elections until 2016 or [...]
» More