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Embarrassing Cracks Emerge in Thailand’s Post-Coup Establishment

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Some embarrassing cracks are beginning to emerge among the main players in Thailand’s military coup after a pro-army protest leader said he had been conspiring with the [...]
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Woman facing deportation to Thailand over theft can remain in US after last-minute reversal

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Missouri woman who faced deportation to her native Thailand after losing her green card over a felony theft conviction will remain in the US following a last-minute [...]
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Thai tycoon plans Singapore REIT listing

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A trust housing Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi’s hotels and hospitality assets plans to raise nearly $300mil in a Singapore listing cementing the [...]
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THG inks Burma deal

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Thonburi Hospital Group (THG), owned and chaired by property tycoon Boon Vanasin, plans to expand its presence aggressively in Myanmar by investing 5 billion baht over five [...]
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EU Scales Back Ties With Thailand

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

The European Union will scale back political ties with Thailand following the recent coup, putting on hold the signing of a political pact and suspending official visits, the [...]
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Editorial Taking Thailand to task for high-seas slavery

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

Sometimes it can be hard to see the connections between human rights violations in far-off places and how we live our daily lives. But if you go to your freezer and find [...]
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Cambodian workers face uncertainty after fleeing Thailand

Cambodian workers face uncertainty after fleeing Thailand

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

After embarking on perilous journey and spending their last financial reserves to flee instability in Thailand, hundreds of thousands of repatriated Cambodians don’t [...]
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EU raps Thailand on coup, cuts official contacts

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

European Union foreign ministers on Monday condemned the military takeover in Thailand and agreed punitive measures to back up calls for an urgent return to democratic rule. [...]
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Thailand coup: Ex-lawmakers launch first official opposition group

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The former president of the toppled Thai ruling party on Tuesday launched the first official opposition group to the nation’s coup-making junta, bidding to draw [...]
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OFW deployment to Thailand resumes

25-Jun-2014 Intellasia | ABS | 6:00 AM

European Union foreign ministers on Monday condemned the military takeover in Thailand and agreed punitive measures to back up calls for an urgent return to democratic rule. [...]
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Thais hit Cambodia casinos to sidestep junta betting blitz

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Desperate for a flutter during a junta crackdown on gambling at home, Thais are making a beeline for casinos in a seedy Cambodian border town – which has already been [...]
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US says Thailand, Malaysia, Venezuela among worst human trafficking centers

US says Thailand, Malaysia, Venezuela among worst human trafficking centers

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States downgraded Thailand, Malaysia and Venezuela to its list of the world’s worst centers of human trafficking on Friday, opening up the countries to [...]
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Thailand dismayed by US trafficking blacklist

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand said Saturday it was disappointed with a decision by the US State Department to blacklist it for its failure to do enough to fight human trafficking but vowed it [...]
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Thai telcos ‘on hold’: interventionist junta’s first economic casualty

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s telecoms sector is fast emerging as the first economic casualty of an interventionist junta in a country that has swung between democratic and military rule [...]
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Thailand in a strange state, as countdown to AEC looms

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Nationmulti Media | 6:00 AM

Thailand is, arguably, the country with with best geographic location in the Asean Economic Community that will be set up in the not-too-distant future. In addition, the [...]
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