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Inokom rolls out Hyundai Elantras for Thailand market

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Sun Daily | 6:00 AM

INOKOM Corporation Sdn Bhd recently rolled out the second batch of 100 Hyundai Elantra ordered by Hyundai Motor Thailandto be sent over for the Thai market. These 100 units [...]
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Thailand’s junta resurrects plan to build Andaman port

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

It is quiet in Pak Bara. Fishermen returning from the Andaman Sea dock their vessels at its pier in the south-western corner of Thailand. Travellers hop onto boats that cut [...]
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Thailand eyes India, Southeast Asia to boost tourism market

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Thailand is set to step up efforts in India and Southeast Asia to aggressively market itself as a tourist destination to boost its tourism sector after arrivals plunged 20-40 [...]
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Thailand 2014 Q2 & H1 GDP – Southeast Asia’s second largest economy on life support

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Establishment Post | 6:00 AM

The damage caused by eight months of anti-government political protests have taken their toll on Thailand’s economy. The Thailand military junta and its recently [...]
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Heavy rains cause flooding in Thailand

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Hindu | 6:00 AM

Heavy monsoon rains caused flooding in northern Thailand, reports said on Sunday. The Thai Meteorological Department warned the country that storms were likely to continue as [...]
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Lankans Among Refugees In Thailand

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Sunday Leader | 6:00 AM

Sri Lankans are among thousands of refugees in detention centres in Thailand, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released last week which details how Thailand’s [...]
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Thailand exports more rice than India, Vietnam

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | NNT | 6:00 AM

The Association of Thai Rice Exporters has reported Thailand now exports more rice than India and Vietnam with the high possibility to reclaim the position of the [...]
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Labour-rights activist Andy Hall on trial in Thailand: ‘I’ve done nothing wrong’

Labour-rights activist Andy Hall on trial in Thailand: ‘I’ve done nothing wrong’

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

British labour-rights activist Andy Hall is facing eight years in prison and a $13m (GBP 8m) fine for defamation after writing a report alleging labour abuses in the Natural [...]
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Kidnapping-murder suspect of Taichung billionaire repatriated from Thailand

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

The prime suspect in the kidnap-murder of a Taichung billionaire was repatriated from Thailand yesterday, police officials said. Hsieh Yuan-hsin flew back to the central city [...]
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Thailand among top 10 destinations in terms of arrivals, earnings: UNWTO

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Travel Biz Monitor | 6:00 AM

Thailand has entered the list of the world’s top ten tourism destinations in terms of both visitor numbers and visitor expenditure, thanks to the record-breaking [...]
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Thailand prepares for Chinese dam run-off

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Herald Sun | 6:00 AM

THAI authorities have warned citizens in high-risk areas along the Mekong River to prepare for possible flooding as a Chinese dam is due to release large amounts of water. [...]
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Thailand launches tourist safety app for smartphone

09-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Eturbo News | 6:00 AM

Tourist police in Thailand have launched a new safety app. The mobile technology is aimed at improving safety of tourists. The app known as Tourist Buddy Application works [...]
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Thailand: 2 Pakistanis arrested for fake passports

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

Two Pakistanis arrested in a sting in Thailand have been accused of forging passports that could have been used by transnational crime networks. Officials from [...]
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Thailand’s Junta Tries to Attract Chinese Tourists With Free Visas1

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

Thailand has offered free visas to Chinese visitors in a bid to boost tourism in the wake of May’s army coup. Bangkok remains under the control of a military junta [...]
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Thailand and Japan to back each other’s bids to join UN rights body

08-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:00 AM

Thailand and Japan have agreed to support each other in their respective bids to become members of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Foreign Ministry permanent [...]
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