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Thailand’s Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn Proclaimed King. What Now?

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Can the newly proclaimed King Rama X live up to the revered legacy of his father, King Bhumibol? Thai Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn was proclaimed king on December 1, [...]
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Thailand’s New King Faces Challenges National and Personal

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s new King Rama X is the tenth in a dynasty that dates back to 1782, but he will be judged by how he measures up to his revered father, who steadily steered [...]
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Thailand Has New King, Marking New Era

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s crown prince, Maha Vajiralongkorn, has ascended to the throne as the country’s new king, marking a new era in Thai history after the 70-year reign of [...]
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Thailand’s royal succession is finally complete

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Economist | 6:00 AM

FOR two centuries a hoary prophecy held that Thailand’s Chakri dynasty would produce no more than nine kings. That curse was lifted in Bangkok on December 1st, when [...]
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Vajiralongkorn becomes Thailand’s new king

Vajiralongkorn becomes Thailand’s new king

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 9:21 AM

Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn became the king of Thailand late Thursday, opening a new chapter for the powerful monarchy in a country still mourning the death of his [...]
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New era for Thai monarchy as prince set to be proclaimed king

New era for Thai monarchy as prince set to be proclaimed king

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn will be proclaimed the new king of Thailand later Thursday, his office said, opening a new chapter for the powerful monarchy in a country [...]
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Thailand plans more than RM12.5bil in bonds to boost economy

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand plans to issue bonds worth more than 100 billion baht (RM12.5bil) next year to boost activity in the provinces, the finance minister said on Wednesday, as the [...]
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Thailand’s Inflation Picks Up Speed in November

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s consumer prices rose in November at the fastest pace this year, gaining for the eighth straight month on the back of higher oil prices, government data [...]
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Thailand gears up to embrace King Rama X

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Thais are preparing for the historic moment of the accession of King Rama X to the Throne with suppliers stocking up on portraits, T-shirts, flags and other symbolic [...]
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Thailand’s Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn returns home to ascend throne

02-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn has returned to Bangkok to ascend the throne as King Rama X. Two days ago, the country’s parliament said it had [...]
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Hidden explosive kills soldier in restive southern Thailand

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | News Observer | 6:00 AM

Police say a soldier has been killed by an explosive device near an army checkpoint in southern Thailand. They say the blast on Wednesday left three other soldiers injured. [...]
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Thailand’s Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to Be Named King

Thailand’s Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to Be Named King

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Bloomberg via Getty Images Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn of Thailand attends a ceremony in Bangkok on May 9, 2016 Few Thais have known another monarch besides the [...]
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Thailand: Time is ‘appropriate’ for Crown Prince to become king

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s parliament says now is an appropriate time for Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to assume the throne. “The late King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away. [...]
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Thailand third most unequal country in world

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Thailand third most unequal country in world Russia is the world’s most unequal country, with 74.5 per cent of the country’s wealth controlled by 1 per cent of [...]
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Thailand may have new king within days

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Barossa Herald | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Crown Prince is set to become king within days after the country’s military-dominated parliament formally invited him accede to the throne on Tuesday. [...]
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