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Japanese man fathers 16th baby via surrogate in Thailand

11-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo | 6:00 AM

The surrogate employed by Mitsutoki Shigeta has given birth in Chiang Rai, north of Bangkok. Thai police have revealed the man also fathered a child via a surrogate mother in [...]
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US Policy Options Toward Thailand

11-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CFR | 6:00 AM

In my previous post on the rule of Prayuth Chan-ocha, I noted that, in this “hard coup,” army rule could last a considerably long time – two years, and [...]
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Plastic surgery and medical procedures in Thailand: Why more of us are doing it

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | News | 6:00 AM

IF you knew a medical procedure you needed could be done at the same quality but half the price internationally, would you jump on a plane to have it done? It is estimated [...]
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New Thai PM uses holy water, feng shui to ward off occult

New Thai PM uses holy water, feng shui to ward off occult

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

As he prepares to move in to Bangkok’s government House this week, Thai prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha is going to great lengths to sweep away any occult challenge. [...]
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Thailand human rights groups denounce martial law, renew call for its end

Thailand human rights groups denounce martial law, renew call for its end

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Rights activists on Monday renewed calls for an end to martial law imposed since Thailand’s coup, accusing the military of overseeing a judicial “twilight [...]
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Thailand falls short of target

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Ttrweekly | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports estimates international tourists arrivals to Thailand will fall short of the 2014 target, closing the year with 25.5 million [...]
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Thailand prepares for Chinese dam run-off

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | News | 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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Hawaii’s Teddy’s Bigger Burgers expanding to Thailand

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Biz Journals | 6:00 AM

Hawaii-based burger chain Teddy’s Bigger Burgers has signed a franchise agreement to open two stores in Bangkok, Thailand, co-founder Rich Stula said Monday. [...]
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Thailand expects to keep lowest ranking

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Despite efforts by the junta and companies to deal with child labour and slavery allegations, it is highly likely Thailand will remain at the lowest level in the US human [...]
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Udomdej Sitabutr new Thailand Army Chief

Udomdej Sitabutr new Thailand Army Chief

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

Thailand’s military released the names of the incoming heads of various branches of the armed forces late Monday, including a new Army Chief. General Udomdej Sitabutr [...]
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Free Wi-Fi To Be Available Soon On Some City Buses in Thailand!

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s main public operator of public transit buses within the Greater Bangkok area, Mass Rapid Transport Authority (MRTA), announced that free Wi-Fi will be made [...]
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Thailand braces for worsening floods

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Thailand is in the grip of flood season, with nearly 30 provinces in northern parts of the country swamped by heavy rains and swollen rivers. Ten people have been killed, and [...]
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Thailand rights activists call for end to martial law

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Jurist | 6:00 AM

A group of Thailand human rights activists denounced the country’s state of martial law on Monday, accusing the ruling military junta [MThai report, in Thai] of [...]
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Korea’s SolStudio is coming to Thailand

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Nation Multi Media | 6:00 AM

SolStudio, a South Korean Internet service provider, is aggressively expanding into Thailand. SolStudio, with its globally recognised inventions, SolMail and SolCalendar, is [...]
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Thailand Woos Chinese With Free Visas

10-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Daily Beast | 6:00 AM

Still struggling under the weight of martial law imposed in May by generals who subsequently overthrew the elected government, Thailand is trying to attract its biggest [...]
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