Click for Bangkok, Thailand Forecast

Category: ThailandSubscribe via RSS Feed

Thailand may extend state of emergency despite scaled-back protest

Thailand may extend state of emergency despite scaled-back protest

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A state of emergency in Bangkok could be extended until anti-government protests end completely, Thailand’s foreign minister said on Tuesday, adding that he feared more [...]
» More

Thailand now has free wi-fi available at 6 main airports

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Techinasia | 6:00 AM

Last December, the group called Airports of Thailand (AOT) promised that the six airports it operates would get free wi-fi this year. The day has come. Today, AOT is [...]
» More

In Thailand the cost of overfishing is trafficked human beings

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | QZ | 6:00 AM

Thailand has a long-standing problem with human trafficking. Migrants from Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos are conscripted into its seafood industry. A report out today from the [...]
» More

Chinese Car Maker Faces Roadblocks in Thailand

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

When SAIC Motor Corp. 600104.SH -0.84 percent announced plans to make cars in Thailand by 2014, it was seen as a significant move by the Chinese auto industry to secure a [...]
» More

Thailand’s PTT sees 2014 revenue up 4pct

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s largest energy firm, PTT Pcl, said on Wednesday it expects its 2014 revenue to rise 4 percent to 2.97 trillion baht ($91.41 billion) due to higher oil and [...]
» More

Thai Unrest Spurs Japan Inc. to Turn Focus to Indonesia: Economy

06-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia plans to woo companies from Japan to Europe as political turmoil in Thailand and rising wages in Malaysia boost the attractiveness of Southeast Asia’s biggest [...]
» More

Businesses resume after Thai protests scaled back

Businesses resume after Thai protests scaled back

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s political crisis is far from resolved, but Bangkok had at least one reason to breathe a temporary sigh of relief Monday: Major intersections barricaded by [...]
» More

Thailand’s Tisco aims for slower loan growth due to unrest

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Tisco Financial Group Pcl said on Tuesday it is aiming for 2014 loan growth of 10 percent, slower than the 17.7 percent it recorded in 2013, as prolonged [...]
» More

GM names execs for Southeast Asia, Thailand

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Detroitnews | 6:00 AM

General Motors Co. has named a new president for its Southeast Asia region and has appointed a new managing director for GM Thailand, both effective March 1. The Detroit [...]
» More

Thailand’s medical tourism campaign, Uber in Bangkok and Chennai

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Tnooz | 6:00 AM

This is a roundup of product news and announcements for travel MARKETING in tourism and hospitality for March 2014. Tuesday 4 March 2014: Uber in Bangkok, Chennai Uber has [...]
» More

Asiasoft announces lower earnings in fiscal year 2013 in Thailand

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Publisher’s plans to improve situation include publishing e-sports titles like Strife and acquiring Philippines company Level Up! Image credit: S2 Games The news on [...]
» More

After vacating Bangkok’s streets, Thai protesters look to courts

After vacating Bangkok’s streets, Thai protesters look to courts

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Anti-government protesters in Thailand have retreated to a central Bangkok park, freeing up traffic after blocking big intersections for more than a month, but [...]
» More

Iran Foreign Ministry issues travel warning for Thailand

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Presstv | 6:00 AM

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has issued a travel advisory for Thailand, warning Iranians to avoid unnecessary trips to the crisis-hit country. In a Monday statement, the [...]
» More

Thailand’s CP All to refinance debt used for Siam Makro takeover

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s largest convenience store chain CP All Pcl is raising 160 billion baht ($4.9 billion) through a bond issue and long-term syndicated loans to refinance debt [...]
» More

Australian man Nathan Hansford missing in Thailand

05-Mar-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Australian businessperson Nathan Hansford is the second long-time expatriate resident of Thailand to be declared missing amid concern they may have been targeted by [...]
» More