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Thailand in sight of $37bn Internet market

30-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

THAILAND ‘S fast-growing Internet market is on track to reach $37 billion (Bt1.33 trillion) within a decade, making it rich in digital opportunities, according to [...]
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Thai capital outflow muted amid ringgit rout

30-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

A large foreign reserve buffer, sound economic fundamentals, low exposure to foreign debt and limited foreign holdings of local bonds and equities will help Thailand avoid [...]
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Thailand memo to Kingsgate: don’t bother suing us over Chatree

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Watoday | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s prime minister has warned Australian miner Kingsgate it would be a waste of time suing his military government over his order to shutdown the company’s [...]
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Facebook safety check helped spread false reports of Thailand explosion

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Company claimed one-man protest involving ‘giant firecrackers’ led to activation, but it also promoted a link to a false report of a major ‘explosion’ [...]
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Thailand Expanding Relations with China Amid Pivot to Other Nations

Thailand Expanding Relations with China Amid Pivot to Other Nations

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s bilateral relationship with China is advancing, evident by growing economic ties and military cooperation. Analysts, however, say Bangkok wants to set a more [...]
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Minor quakes hit northern Thailand

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Minor quakes have jolted the northern part of the country, especially Chiang Mai, but they are ordinary occurrences and not dangerous, Adisorn Foongkachorn, director of the [...]
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SET rises 4.24 to 1,521.32 at midday

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 4.24 points or 0.28 percent to close at 1,521.32 points at the end of trading session this morning. The trade value was [...]
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Thai Police Call off Raid on Scandal-hit Buddhist Temple

Thai Police Call off Raid on Scandal-hit Buddhist Temple

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Irrawaddy | 6:00 AM

Thai police on Tuesday called off a raid to arrest a prominent Buddhist monk wanted for suspected money laundering after devotees barricaded entrances to his sprawling temple [...]
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Facebook’s Safety Check in Bangkok misled users with news from 2015

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:00 AM

Facebook got fooled by its own algorithm. Today, the social network activated its Safety Check feature but falsely suggested that there was an explosion in Bangkok, Thailand. [...]
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Facebook Safety Check Feature Triggered By Fake News Citing Thailand Explosion

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Facebook’s algorithm mistakenly activated its Safety Check feature after a series of fake news reports said there was an explosion in Bangkok, Thailand, on Monday, the [...]
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Thailand Charges Suspected Hacker, Hunts for More

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Benar News | 6:00 AM

Officers are hunting for more suspected hackers who breached some 30 government websites as a show of dissent against Thailand’s newly amended Computer Crime Act, [...]
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Man impaled on spike after two-storey fall in Thailand

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

A Thai man was trying to hang his towel after a shower when he slipped and fell two storeys from his balcony onto a metal spike below which impaled his groin. The spike [...]
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Police delay raid on Thailand’s largest temple after stand-off with monks

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities have delayed a planned raid on Thailand’s largest Buddhist temple to arrest its charismatic 72-year-old leader Phra Dhammachayo until after New Year [...]
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Microsoft help to educate students in Thailand to fight human trafficking

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Mspoweruser | 6:00 AM

Microsoft is taking part in a project in Thailand to help fight human trafficking in the region. Chaired by Phuket vice Governor Teera Anantaseriwidhya, at Prince of Songkla [...]
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Thailand introduces unique Thai local experiences in Hua Hin and Phetchaburi

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Travel Daily News | 6:00 AM

As part of the strategy to offer unique Thai local experiences and to introduce visitors to the ‘Sufficiency Economy’ philosophy of the late King Bhumibol [...]
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