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Wife of anti-monarchist British journalist detained in Thailand

Wife of anti-monarchist British journalist detained in Thailand

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

The Thai wife of a British journalist has been detained by police after her husband, an anti-monarchist, shared unflattering pictures of the country’s crown prince on [...]
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Thai cops quiz UK journalist’s wife over unflattering royal photos

Thai cops quiz UK journalist’s wife over unflattering royal photos

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Thai police on Friday questioned the wife of a British journalist over his social media links to unflattering photos allegedly of the kingdom’s crown prince, in a [...]
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Fitch Reviews Thailand’s Ratings, Applies Criteria Changes

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Thailand’s Long-Term Local Currency (LTLC) IDR to ‘BBB+’ from ‘A-’ and affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency [...]
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Thailand Won’t Get Next Issue of ‘The Economist’

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Khaosodenglish | 6:00 AM

English-language weekly The Economist won’t distribute its next issue in Thailand, according to a note sent Friday to subscribers. The periodical, which over the years [...]
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Thailand considers fintech regulation

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Finextra | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s central bank has called for more regulation of the country’s growing fintech sector in order to prevent systemic risk and protect consumers. “The [...]
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Thailand’s minister of Tourism and Sports visit to Australia and New Zealand

25-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Eturbonews | 6:00 AM

Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Thailand’s minister of Tourism and Sports, visited Sydney, Australia, from July 16-18, 2016, and Auckland, New Zealand, from July 18-19, 2016. [...]
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Thai junta shuts critical TV channel as poll looms

Thai junta shuts critical TV channel as poll looms

23-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have ordered an anti-junta television channel to stop broadcasting as the kingdom’s military rulers tighten the screw on dissent ahead of a [...]
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Internet advertising in Thailand has second highest growth in Asean

23-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

INTERNET ADVERTISING revenue in Thailand is forecast to grow by 22.5 per cent in each of the next five years to hit $89 million (Bt3.1 billion) by 2020 thanks to further [...]
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BMW plans electric car battery factory in Thailand: industry minister

23-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

German carmaker BMW Group is considering building a new plug-in hybrid vehicle battery factory in Thailand, the country’s industry minister said on Friday. Construction [...]
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Thai cops question UK journalist’s wife over ‘royal insult’

23-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thai police on Friday questioned the wife of a British journalist over his social media links to unflattering photos alleged to be of the kingdom’s crown prince, in a [...]
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Rowdy passengers force Thailand-bound Jetstar flight to divert to Bali

22-Jul-2016 Intellasia | CAB | 6:00 AM

A Jetstar flight from Sydney to Phuket had to be diverted to Bali overnight because of a group of rowdy passengers, the airline says. Jetstar said six passengers travelling [...]
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Sydney flight to Thailand diverted due to 6 rowdy passengers

22-Jul-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

An airline says a flight from Sydney to Thailand has been diverted to Indonesia to offload six rowdy passengers. Jetstar sad in a statement on Thursday that Flight JQ27 was [...]
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Thailand takes steps to boost FDI

22-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Oxford Business Group | 6:00 AM

Tax exemptions and other incentives are set to spearhead Thailand’s efforts to boost foreign direct investment (FDI) in targeted areas of the economy. The initiatives [...]
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23000 blacklisted in Thailand’s major crackdown

22-Jul-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Nearly 23,000 companies were blacklisted by the Business Development Department (BDD) in the first half of the year for a range of “default behaviours”?, from [...]
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Activist Twins Apply for Asylum in Thailand

22-Jul-2016 Intellasia | Cambodia Daily | 6:00 AM

Two activist brothers who left Cambodia last week in apparent fear for their safety after they met with slain political analyst Kem Ley shortly before his murder said on [...]
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