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Thailand Disputes Its Human-Trafficking Designation – WSJ

Thailand Disputes Its Human-Trafficking Designation – WSJ

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 7:20 AM

Thailand expressed frustration at being left among the world’s worst countries in a US report on how nations are doing in battling human trafficking, even as Malaysia [...]
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Thailand Disputes Its Human-Trafficking Designation – WSJ

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 4:00 AM

Thailand expressed frustration at being left among the world’s worst countries in a US report on how nations are doing in battling human trafficking, even as Malaysia [...]
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Thailand aims for upgrade from US trafficking blacklist next year – PM

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

Thailand is working flat out to combat human trafficking, prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday, adding he hoped Thailand would be lifted from a US list of worst [...]
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Thailand, Burma sign visa-free agreement

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 4:00 AM

Thailand and Myanmar signed an agreement on Tuesday to allow citizens with ordinary passports to make visa-free visits of up to 14 days. The agreement was signed by Foreign [...]
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Thailand to Beef Up Battle Against Human Trafficking

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 4:00 AM

Thailand is working flat out to combat human trafficking, prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Tuesday, adding he hoped Thailand would be lifted from a US list of worst [...]
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Thailand less attractive to Japanese firms

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 4:00 AM

Only 35 per cent of Japanese enterprises operating in Thailand plan to increase their investment in the Kingdom, according to a survey by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce, [...]
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Same-sex couple vows to remain in Thailand until surrogate mother signs papers for baby to come home to US

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | ABC | 4:00 AM

Florida couple Gordon “Bud” Lake and Manuel Santos have spent the past six months in Thailand, stuck in what in what they call a “nightmare” [...]
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Taiwan, Thailand Join Deal to End Tariffs on Tech Products

30-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

The World Trade Organisation says Taiwan and Thailand have joined an agreement reached last week to abolish duties on more than 200 technology products. The Geneva-based [...]
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US report highlights suspected Thai official role in human trafficking

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

The US government’s decision to keep Thailand on its list of worst human-trafficking centres for an unprecedented two straight years highlights the suspected role of [...]
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Gay couple won’t leave Thailand without surrogate baby

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | News24 | 4:00 AM

A foreign same-sex couple on Monday vowed not to leave Thailand without their daughter after a local surrogate mother rescinded permission for them to take the baby she gave [...]
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Shuffling the pack won’t improve Thailand’s hand

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Nation Multimedia | 4:00 AM

Prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is set to make cosmetic changes to his Cabinet, but these will not solve any of the deep and growing political, economic and social problems [...]
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Thailand condemns US trafficking ranking

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 4:00 AM

Thailand hit out at its longtime ally the United States late Monday after a scathing report by Washington accused the kingdom of failing to take sufficient action against [...]
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THAILAND PRESS-Thai banks keen on ringgit bond issues – The Nation

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:00 AM

Thai banks and companies plan to issue ringgit-denominated bonds in Malaysia to diversify funding sources and lower funding costs after seeing strong interest in such a bond [...]
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Thailand remains blacklisted by US for human trafficking

Thailand remains blacklisted by US for human trafficking

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | AP | 4:00 AM

Thai authorities are upset about being blacklisted by the US for the second year in a row for failing to do enough to combat modern-day slavery. The State Department said [...]
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Thailand braces for lower growth in 2015

29-Jul-2015 Intellasia | Market Watch | 4:00 AM

Thailand’s finance ministry cut its 2015 growth estimate for the third time this year, citing continued pressure from the global economic slowdown. According to the [...]
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