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Thailand holds rate to shield growth as trade risks mount

11-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Business Mirror | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s central bank held its key interest rate near a record low to shield the nation’s economic recovery, as the threat of trade protectionism mounts. The [...]
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Thais probe ties between Malaysian and ‘Asean drug lord’

11-Feb-2017 Intellasia | FMT | 6:00 AM

Police believe the Malaysian suspect’s network smuggled drugs across the border into Malaysia for distribution. Thailand’s Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) will [...]
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Family of Thailand jet-ski crash victim do not want boyfriend charged

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo | 6:00 AM

The boyfriend of a Victorian woman killed in a jet ski crash in Thailand is expected to be charged Thursday against her family’s wishes. Police in Phuket have said [...]
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Thailand’s next election in exactly one year: deputy PM

Thailand’s next election in exactly one year: deputy PM

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An election to restore democracy in military-ruled Thailand will take place a year from now, the government said on Wednesday, affirming for the first time widespread [...]
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‘No one at fault,’ say parents of Thailand jet-ski crash victim Emily Collie

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

The parents of a Victorian woman who died in a jet-ski crash in Thailand say they place no blame on her boyfriend, who is expected to be charged over her death. Ian and Sally [...]
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Thailand Holds Rate to Shield Growth as Trade Risks Mount

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s central bank held its key interest rate near a record low to shield the nation’s economic recovery as the threat of trade protectionism mounts. The [...]
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Thailand warned about neutrality as superpowers compete in Asia

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

THAILAND’S STRATEGY to stay neutral in world politics might prove more difficult as competition between global powers grows stronger, international relations expert [...]
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Unilever Thailand names Robert Candelino as chair

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

Unilever Thailand yesterday announced that chairwoman Supattra Paopiamsap would become a non-executive board member of the company from April 1. Robert Candelino, vice [...]
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Thailand: Civil society under attack as authorities criminalise dissent

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Amnesty | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities are waging a campaign to criminalise and punish dissent by targeting civil society and political activists who peacefully exercise their rights to freedom of [...]
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MoUs inked to step up Thailand-Burma cross-border trade

10-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Mmtimes | 6:00 AM

Business communities and the governments of Thailand and Myanmar have agreed on bolstering cross-border trade by improving existing channels and developing new routes, and [...]
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Thai junta chief says king has chosen new Buddhist leader

Thai junta chief says king has chosen new Buddhist leader

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s new king has chosen who will be the country’s top monk, the leader of the ruling junta said Tuesday, ending a lengthy power struggle over the venerated [...]
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Thailand: Civil society under attack as authorities criminalise dissent

Thailand: Civil society under attack as authorities criminalise dissent

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Amnesty | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities are waging a campaign to criminalise and punish dissent by targeting civil society and political activists who peacefully exercise their rights to freedom of [...]
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Australian gets death penalty over Hells Angels murder in Thailand

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

Australian man Antonio Bagnato has been found guilty and sentenced to death by a Thai court for his role in the 2015 abduction and murder of Hells Angels gang member Wayne [...]
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UN expert urges Thailand to stop banning insults to monarchy

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

An outside expert for the UN human rights office is urging Thailand’s government to halt the use of laws that make it illegal to criticise the monarchy, calling them [...]
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Thailand wants extradition of man with militant links

09-Feb-2017 Intellasia | FMT | 6:00 AM

Thailand has asked Malaysia to extradite one of the six men detained last month in Kelantan for alleged links with a southern Thai militant group. Thai army chief Gen [...]
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