Click for Bangkok, Thailand Forecast

Category: ThailandSubscribe via RSS Feed

Isle of Man tourist found dead on beach in Phuket, Thailand

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

A tourist from the Isle of Man has been found dead on a beach in Thailand, according to local media. The Phuket News said Scott Robert Townsend, from Douglas, was pulled from [...]
» More

Thailand approves $393-mln purchase of Chinese submarines

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s cabinet has approved the first of three planned submarine purchases from China worth $393 million, a government spokesman said on Monday. The plan to buy the [...]
» More

Thai junta defends ‘cheap’ $393 mn Chinese sub purchase

26-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Thai junta on Tuesday defended $393 million earmarked for a Chinese submarine, batting back criticism of the secrecy of the deal, its cost and the questionable utility of [...]
» More

Stolen plaque in Thailand a sign of antidemocratic sentiment

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

It’s a whodunit worthy of a Dan Brown novel: a small bronze plaque commemorating Thailand’s 1932 revolution is ripped out from a very public place by parties [...]
» More

Thailand expects to host 12 lakh tourists from India in 2017

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Thailand, the South Asian country mainly known for its tropical beaches and cuisine, is eyeing 12 lakh travellers from India this year. “We hosted 11.8 lakh tourists [...]
» More

Bangkok remains top destination for street food

25-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Pattaya Today | 6:00 AM

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) would like to assure all international tourists and travellers that Bangkok remains a top destination for street food. This is in [...]
» More

Thailand ‘well suited’ to host global tourism conference

24-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

Yuthasak Supasorn, governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, talks with The Nation on Thailand’s readiness to host the World Travel Tourism Council (WTTC) Global [...]
» More

Spaniard sentenced to death in Thailand for grisly murder

24-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Spanish national Artur Segarra has been convicted of kidnapping and killing 40-year-old compatriot David Bernat in an effort to steal tens of millions of baht from the [...]
» More

Ford Thailand sales jump 50pct in first quarter

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

Ford Thailand on Thursday said its first-quarter sales jumped 50 per cent year over year to 12,938 vehicles, driven by continued strength in demand for the Ranger pickup and [...]
» More

Thailand: Top 20 ranking for FDI attractiveness

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Thailand foreign investment actually fell last year, but applications rose & Thailand is attractive as ever for big corporate investment, but is this enough? FOREIGN [...]
» More

This snake tried to bite a motorcyclist in Thailand, and the footage is terrifying

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Hello Giggles | 6:00 AM

We have no idea what’s up with the world’s reptiles lately, but yet another slithering, scaled creature has made unwanted contact with a human in the most random [...]
» More

Bangkok ‘unique’ despite street stall edict: Thai tourism boss

22-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bangkok’s street food culture will survive a crackdown on vendors, Thailand’s tourism chief vowed Thursday, assuring travellers that a city renowned for its [...]
» More

Bomb, gun attacks kill two in Thailand

21-Apr-2017 Intellasia | News.com.au | 6:00 AM

A string of bomb and gun attacks have killed two people in southern Thailand and wounded three others, a senior military spokesman says. The attacks took place in 11 [...]
» More

Thailand Attracts Fintech Interest

21-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Finews.asia | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s growing influence as an Asean fintech hub has seen another software start-up establish a development centre in Bangkok. Scale360, a UK-based fintech start-up [...]
» More

Why Thailand’s military is trying to erase me from the Internet

21-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

The military government in Thailand has a well-established gift for Orwellian absurdity. Not long after seizing power in a 2014 coup, junta leader Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha [...]
» More