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Thailand expects 12-pct investment growth in 2018

23-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s investment body announced the investment target of 720 billion baht (22.5 billion US dollars) for 2018 after closing the year of 2017 with an investment [...]
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Thailand, Burma launch joint border patrol

23-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

TAK: Thailand and Myanmar have launched a joint border patrol along the Moei River for the prevention and suppression of smuggling of drugs, labour-trafficking, [...]
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Thailand election could be delayed to 2019

23-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The election is likely to be postponed until next year after a majority of the law vetting committee voted to write that the MP election bill should be enforced 90 days after [...]
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Bombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18

Bombing at market in southern Thailand kills 3, injures 18

23-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

Police say three people have been killed and 18 injured by a bomb that exploded in a market in southern Thailand. Police Lt. Eakapong Rattanachai said an attacker parked a [...]
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Motorcycle bomb in southern Thailand market kills 3, more than 20 wounded

Motorcycle bomb in southern Thailand market kills 3, more than 20 wounded

22-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 1:24 PM

A motorcycle bomb killed three civilians and wounded 22 others on Monday (Jan 22) morning at a market in Thailand’s insurgency-hit south, officials said, the first such [...]
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‘IS-linked’ Pakistani passport forger caught by police in Thailand

22-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Sky | 6:00 AM

A Pakistani passport forger, who allegedly supplied fakes to Islamic State, has been arrested in Thailand. Police confirmed 52-year-old Mohammad Iqbal was detained on 14 [...]
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Thailand’s D-NEXT provides free acceleration for zero equity in your startup

20-Jan-2018 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

It is notable because it is the brought to the ecosystem by a Thailand state-owned Oil & Gas giant A new accelerator programme launched in Thailand today provides yet [...]
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Thailand’s heartland is surprisingly keen on the military junta

20-Jan-2018 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

“WE vote for policies, not for a party,” declares Jutamas Kamsomsri, a housewife in a farming family in the village of Nakam. “We aren’t stupid, we [...]
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Clock ticks on Thai general as online sleuths count his Rolexes

19-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s junta number two has been snapped with 25 different luxury watches worth $1.2 million since a 2014 coup, social media sleuths said Wednesday, a day after the [...]
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Japan firms in Thailand plan to raise wages by 4.4pct on average this year

19-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

Japanese companies operating in Thailand are considering raising wages by an average 4.4 percent this year, according to an annual survey by NNA. Of 403 Japanese companies [...]
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Burma sex workers in Thailand trafficked: report

19-Jan-2018 Intellasia | MM Times | 6:00 AM

The Myanmar anti-human trafficking police force requested information from the Thai police about 96 Myanmar women detained at a sex den in Bangkok following a police raid on [...]
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Thailand Boosts National Minimum Wage First Time Since 2013

19-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Thailand said it will raise its minimum wage nationwide for the first time in five years, as the country’s military government tries to tackle lingering income [...]
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Thailand recommends daily minimum wage hikes up to 7pct

19-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Central Wage Committee has recommended that the daily minimum wage be increased by 7 percent to 330 baht ($10.33) in its two most industrialised provinces, [...]
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Failing to Register Your Drone in Thailand Could Result in 5 Years in Prison

18-Jan-2018 Intellasia | The Drive | 6:00 AM

Last October, the Thai government imposed certain drone regulations not too dissimilar from those we’ve seen before. It included some altitude and distance [...]
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Thailand plans for even more tourists as numbers top 35 million

18-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand on Tuesday forecast a rise of 6 percent in tourist numbers this year, after a jump of 9 percent to 35 million in 2017, with little sign the strong baht is slowing [...]
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