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Thai Exports Climb First Time in Five Months on Boost From Cars

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Thailand exports rose for the first time in five months in August following a surge in vehicle shipments, according to data from the Ministry of Commerce. Key Points Exports [...]
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Ousted Thai Leader Fires Back at Junta After $1 Billion Fine

Ousted Thai Leader Fires Back at Junta After $1 Billion Fine

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra called for fairness and said Thailand’s military junta should treat her the same way the generals treat their allies accused [...]
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Thailand: British man held after chopped up body found in freezer

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Standard | 6:00 AM

A British man is being held by Thai police after a chopped-up body was found in a freezer in Thailand. The corpse has yet to be identified after being found during a raid on [...]
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Thailand seeks FBI help to identify dismembered body in Bangkok freezer

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

he Thai government has asked the FBI to help identify a body found chopped into pieces in a freezer of a suspected forgery gang in Bangkok. Police raided an apartment in [...]
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Another Country Is Considering a Tax Crackdown on Tech Firms

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Fortune | 6:00 AM

The plan would focus on tax collection for companies such as Google, said an official. Thailand is studying plans to toughen tax collection rules for internet and technology [...]
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Thailand may toughen tax rules for ICTs

28-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Telecomasia | 6:00 AM

The Thai government is considering toughening tax rules for international internet and technology companies, including mobile and internet commerce companies. The head of [...]
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Probe your own brother, ousted Thai PM tells junta chief

Probe your own brother, ousted Thai PM tells junta chief

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s first female prime minister on Sunday told the man who ousted her government two years ago to investigate his own brother over corruption allegations, in an [...]
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Bangkok congestion costs business for Thailand

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Worldhigh Ways | 6:00 AM

A new study from Bangkok’s Kasikorn Research Centre reveals the extent to which the notorious traffic congestion of Thailand’s capital city costs the [...]
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Exclusive: Thailand considering tougher tax collection rules for internet, tech firms

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand is studying plans to toughen tax collection rules for internet and technology firms like Alphabet Inc’s Google, the head of the Revenue Department told [...]
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Thailand Seeks the FBI’s Help to Identify a Dismembered Body Found in a Freezer

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Three foreign nationals have been arrested, including two men holding US passports Police in Thailand have reportedly asked the FBI for assistance as they struggle to [...]
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Foreign passport forgers charged with hiding body in Bangkok: police

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Three foreign men belonging to a suspected passport forgery ring were charged Saturday after police found them with drugs, guns and a dismembered body stashed in the freezer [...]
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Ex-Thai PM Yingluck Should Pay $1 Billion Fine, Committee Says

Ex-Thai PM Yingluck Should Pay $1 Billion Fine, Committee Says

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Former Thailand prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, whose government was ousted in a military coup in 2014, should be fined about 35 billion baht ($1 billion) for overseeing [...]
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Thai PM under fire over graft allegations against brother

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thai prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has come under fire after corruption allegations surfaced this month against his brother Preecha Chan-o-cha, who is also a senior army [...]
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ICG: No Traction in Southern Thailand’s Peace Dialogue

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Daily Maverick | 6:00 AM

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), which seized power in the 2014 coup, professes to support dialogue to end the insurgency but avoids commitment, and the prime [...]
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Thailand’s ’90s crisis holds lessons for recovering Vietnam

27-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s economy has rebounded handsomely from a recent crisis thanks to brisk South Korean investment, echoing a similar fall and rise by Thailand decades ago. [...]
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