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Thailand’s plan to remake economy a lofty goal amid airport, cultural woes

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Today | 6:00 AM

Thailand is prone to policy faddism. Several years ago, the Asean Economic Community (AEC) was all the rage until it officially came into being with a whimper at the end of [...]
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Russia Plans to Supply Thailand With 4 Mi-17V5 Helicopters – Rostec Official

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Sputnik News | 6:00 AM

Russia plans to deliver four military transport Mi-17V5 helicopters to Thailand, Rostec state corporation’s international cooperation head Viktor Kladov told Sputnik on [...]
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Scuffles at Thai temple as police hunt for monk

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Monks and police scuffled on Monday at a Buddhist temple in Thailand where security forces are trying to arrest an influential former abbot on money-laundering charges. The [...]
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Thailand’s Growth Weakens to One-Year Low as Consumption Eases

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bomberg | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s economy grew at the slowest pace in a year last quarter as private consumption moderated. Key Points Gross domestic product expanded 3 percent from a year [...]
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Ministerial delegation visits Thailand for bilateral discussions on developing Sri Lanka’s fisheries industry

21-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Clombopage | 6:00 AM

A ministerial delegation comprising minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Mahinda Amaraweera, minister of Agriculture Duminda Dissanayake and minister of [...]
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Thailand, Sri Lanka prepare trade pact

20-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Thailand and Sri Lanka are set to sign a free trade agreement (FTA) later this year, aiming to triple bilateral trade to UScopy.5 billion (52.5 billion baht) over the next [...]
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Thai government panel approves coal plant in popular tourist area

20-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A government committee has approved construction of an 800-megawatt coal power plant near pristine beaches on the Andaman Sea, Thailand’s prime minister said Friday. [...]
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Thailand government Plans to Build a Coal Plant Near Popular Tourist Beaches

20-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Skift | 6:00 AM

A government committee has approved construction of an 800-megawatt coal power plant near pristine beaches on the Andaman Sea, Thailand’s prime minister said Friday. [...]
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Dire airport, culture hub belie ‘Thailand 4.0′

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Thailand is prone to policy faddism. Several years ago, the AEC (Asean Economic Community) was all the rage until it officially came into being with a whimper at the end of [...]
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Thailand to India: speed up decision on free trade pact

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Hindu Business Line | 6:00 AM

Thailand wants India to fast-track its decision on the proposed full-fledged free trade agreement (FTA) with the country to increase trade and investment flows. With economic [...]
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Thailand keen to work with India on FTA

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | India Times | 6:00 AM

Thailand wants to work with India for conclusion of negotiations for the comprehensive free trade agreement which aims to promote economic cooperation between the two [...]
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How Thailand’s monks became proxy warriors

18-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Atimes | 6:00 AM

Buddhism in Thailand is becoming increasingly politicised, as a rivalry between the military and the powerful Shinawatra family is mirrored in ecclesiastical matters, with [...]
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BoT chief warns of risks from technological change

17-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Rapid technological advancements could increase volatility and inequality and keep inflation at a low level, while countries that fail to adapt to the changes could [...]
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How Thailand Eliminated Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission

17-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Asian Scientist | 6:00 AM

Early and concerted efforts from the whole society have helped eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Thailand. Thailand has become the first Asian country to [...]
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Thailand tackles ocean trash

17-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Ttrweekly | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities are trying to clean up a massive, one-kilometre long tangle of trash, officials said Friday, calling it the largest garbage heap to float through the [...]
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