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2 British tourists found dead on beach in Thailand

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Two British tourists were found battered to death Monday on a beach on a scenic island in southern Thailand that is one of the country’s most popular diving [...]
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Thai king leaves Bangkok hospital for coastal palace

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s revered but ageing King Bhumibol Adulyadej left a Bangkok hospital on Monday after a stay of almost six weeks for a check-up. The Royal Household Bureau said [...]
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Koh Tao, Thailand: David Miller from Jersey and Hannah Witheridge named as Backpacker Murder Victims [FIRST PICTURES]

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The man found dead on a beach on the Thai island of Koh Tao has been named as 24-year-old David Miller. His companion was Hannah Witheridge, 23, from Great Yarmouth, [...]
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Thai police question 3 Burma men over murder of British pair

17-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thai police Tuesday questioned three Myanmar men over the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao, as their bodies were due to arrive in [...]
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Thai army dragnet douses peace hopes in rebel-hit south

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A bomb suspect held for two weeks without charge in Thailand’s insurgency-battered south says an army dragnet following the coup is calcifying hostility towards the [...]
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Central Banks Watch: FOMC, Yellen in Focus While Norway, Switzerland, Malaysia, Thailand, South Africa and Nigeria to Set Rates

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The week to 19 September will be marked by a big Fed event on Wednesday: the FOMC rate decision followed by a press conference by the central bank chief. Most people expect [...]
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Over 20 big foreign criminal gangs in Thailand

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

More than 20 major transnational gangs are plaguing Thailand – including Russian and Romanian credit card skimming gangs and Latin American thieves and bank robbers, a [...]
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Thailand defeated by Korea

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s women’s football team were yesterday thrashed 5-0 by hosts South Korea in the opening match of the Asian Games in Incheon. Coach Nuengruethai [...]
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PHL says Thailand submits best bid for rice supply deal

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The National Food Authority (NFA) said on Monday Thailand offered the lowest price to supply 300,000 tonnes rice under a government-to-government deal. Thailand offered to [...]
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Honda readies HR-V for Thailand

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Small SUV will be next B-segment member following last week’s launch of the Mobilio mini MPV. That name is familiar… The HR-V badge was last used in the 90s for a [...]
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Thailand’s TUF plans to buy stake in Norway’s King Oscar

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai Union Frozen Products Pcl, the world’s largest producer of canned tuna, said on Monday it planned to buy a 100 percent stake in Norwegian food producer King Oscar. [...]
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General arrested in Thailand

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Phnompenh Post | 6:00 AM

A senior military official wanted over the alleged double murder of his mistress and their daughter was charged by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday after being [...]
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Cambodian general charged with murder

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Jacarandafm | 6:00 AM

A Cambodian general was charged with the murder of his wife and young daughter after being arrested in Thailand and deported at the weekend, a report said Monday. Major [...]
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US Policy Options Toward Thailand

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

In my previous post on the rule of Prayuth Chan-ocha, I noted that, in this “hard coup,” army rule could last a considerably long time – two years, and [...]
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Thailand’s PTT considers PH ‘significant market’

16-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s PTT Public Company Limited is aiming to become a “regional top brand,” with the Philippines foremost in its business agenda. PTT International [...]
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