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Fewer Russians to visit Thailand in face of falling ruble, direct-flight shutdown

22-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

No more than 1.2 million Russians are expected to visit Thailand throughout this year, marking a substantial decline from last year. The number of Russian travellers to [...]
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Thailand deliberates new constitution to end turmoil

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 8:25 AM

Deliberations began on Monday on a new Thai constitution, which includes clauses to stop parties winning a majority and allows unelected officials to govern, in a bid by the [...]
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Draft Thai constitution complete, but strife seen ahead

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:24 AM

The generals who seized power in last year’s coup inThailandwould be granted immunity from prosecution and unelected individuals allowed to become prime minister under [...]
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Thailand’s top cop: graft-buster or junta hatchet man?

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 8:24 AM

Thailand’s top cop says his task is to revive trust in a graft-tainted force, but observers believe his real brief is to be a hatchet man for a junta trying to tame the [...]
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Northern Territory delegation aims to secure live export trade with Philippines Thailand and Vietnam

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 8:23 AM

TheNorthern Territoryminister for Primary Industry and Fisheries, Willem Westra van Ho lthe, will become the first state minster to visitThailand, sinceAustraliaagreed to [...]
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Thailand junta’s backward, anti-democratic draft constitution

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Links | 8:23 AM

Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal -Thailand’s military junta’s new draft constitution is a pathetic, backward, anti-democratic and infantile [...]
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Thailand parks chief asks temple to allow transfer of tigers

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 8:23 AM

Department of National Parks Wildlife and Plant Concervation has asked Wat Pa Luang Ta Bua Foundation – the body overseeing the “Tiger Temple” in [...]
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Reformers, drafters ready for review of new Thailand charter

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 8:22 AM

The National Reform Council is prepared to start a week-long debate on the draft charter today, with 80 of its 208 members signing up for a speaking slot. Alongkorn Polabutr, [...]
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Is Thailand’s police chief Somyot Poompan-moung a graft-buster or hatchet man?

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 8:22 AM

Thailand’s top cop says his task is to revive trust in a graft-tainted force, but observers believe his real brief is to be a hatchet man for a junta trying to tame the [...]
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Thailand’s top cop: graft-buster or junta hatchet man?

Thailand’s top cop: graft-buster or junta hatchet man?

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 7:29 AM

Thailand’s top cop says his task is to revive trust in a graft-tainted force, but observers believe his real brief is to be a hatchet man for a junta trying to tame the [...]
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Thailand deliberates new constitution to end turmoil

Thailand deliberates new constitution to end turmoil

21-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 7:21 AM

Deliberations began on Monday on a new Thai constitution, which includes clauses to stop parties winning a majority and allows unelected officials to govern, in a bid by the [...]
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Draft Thai constitution complete, but strife seen ahead

20-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The generals who seized power in last year’s coup in Thailand would be granted immunity from prosecution and unelected individuals allowed to become prime minister [...]
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Thai police open fire on car which hits 13 vehicles driving down wrong side of road

20-Apr-2015 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

THAI police have opened fire on a woman’s car after she hit 13 other vehicles while driving down the wrong side of the road. Officers were eventually forced to shoot [...]
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Thai charter, weakening political parties, ready for review

Thai charter, weakening political parties, ready for review

20-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The military abolished an earlier constitution after the May 22 coup, and the government operates under a temporary charter. The junta later picked the drafters and a [...]
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Thailand: Drop Charges, Says Rights Group

Thailand: Drop Charges, Says Rights Group

20-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Phuketwan | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities should drop criminal proceedings against two journalists for reporting on trafficking of ethnic Rohingya ”boat people,” Human Rights Watch said [...]
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