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Thailand Parliamentary Elections May Be Delayed – deputy prime minister

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Sputniknews | 6:00 AM

Parliamentary elections in Thailand scheduled for the end of 2017 may be delayed, Thailand deputy prime minister Prawit Wongsuwan said Friday. “The road map remains [...]
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Thailand: Two suspected insurgents killed in south

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

Thai security forces said Friday that two suspected insurgents were killed and two powerful bombs defused in the country’s insurgency-plagued south. The [...]
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Thai Computer Crime Law Raises Rights Concerns

28-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Infosecurity-magazine | 6:00 AM

Amendments to Thailand’s controversial Computer Crime Act were debated in parliament this week, with rights groups expressing concerns that the law will bolster [...]
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Critics concerned over privacy as Thailand pushes to tighten cybersecurity

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military government is pushing ahead with several bills to tighten cyber security, but many critics say the move could result in increased online [...]
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Overcoming statelessness in Thailand one case at a time

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Unhcr | 6:00 AM

More than 23,000 stateless people have been granted Thai nationality in the last four years as the Southeast Asian nation seeks to end statelessness by 2024. When Sawitree* [...]
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Authorities Play Down Fears of ISIS in Thailand

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Khaosodenglish | 6:00 AM

Police played down Wednesday the implications of an Australian intelligence report suggesting some Thais were involved with the Islamic State. A day after announcing that [...]
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No evidence of Thais backing IS: Police

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

There is no evidence of any Thais backing the so-called Islamic State (IS), despite reports of multiple visits to the terror group’s Facebook pages by Thai nationals, [...]
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Thailand: 2017 election, maybe no new government

Thailand: 2017 election, maybe no new government

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

The next general election in Thailand will definitely take place next year, but a new government may not be formed by the end of the year, deputy prime minister Wissanu [...]
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Thailand Election Roadmap on Course, Says deputy PM

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military government has no plans to push back a return to democratic rule, deputy prime minister Prawit Wongsuwan said on Thursday, in comments that came [...]
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34 Taiwanese deported after serving time for fraud in Thailand

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

A total of 34 Taiwanese citizens have been deported from Thailand, after serving two years in jail for their involvement in telecoms fraud in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand, [...]
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Thailand’s New 10-Year Visas Meet Mixed Reactions

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Khaosodenglish | 6:00 AM

Expats have expressed enthusiasm about the approval of a plan to issue 10-year visas but worry they may be of benefit to few as more details about how they would work have [...]
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BSP in talks with Indonesia, Thailand to put up intra-regional banks

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is eyeing bilateral deals with Indonesia and Thailand for the establishment of qualified Asean banks (QABs), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando [...]
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Thailand: Election to take place next year, new government may have to wait

26-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Asian Correspondent | 6:00 AM

THAILAND’S junta government insists that the next election will definitely take place next year but the people may have to wait until 2018 before a new government is [...]
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Thailand critical to Tesco

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

British retailer Tesco plans to increase its investment in Thailand over the next several years, including initiatives to help local farmers and small businesses. Dave Lewis, [...]
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Aust report prompts Thailand IS probe

25-Nov-2016 Intellasia | SBS | 6:00 AM

Thai police have launched an investigation into Islamic State links to southern Thailand after an Australian report raised an alarm. Thai police have launched probes into [...]
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