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Gunfire by night becomes new norm in downtown Bangkok

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Shots fired by unknown gunmen on Wednesday rattled parts of the Thai capital where anti-government protesters have set up camp for weeks, with small but occasionally deadly [...]
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Get Ready for a Bloody End Game in Thailand

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Clashes in Thailand between anti-government protestors and security forces have intensified. Over the past weekend, unidentified gunmen sprayed bullets at anti-government [...]
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Too young to die: Child victims of Thailand’s violent unrest

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

It’s a life experience nobody would want to endure – attending your child’s funeral. But that’s what some parents have had to do in Thailand in recent [...]
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Australian actor Sullivan Stapleton suffers serious injury in Thailand

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Melbourne-born actor Sullivan Stapleton, 36, has been injured in Thailand. According to US media reports Stapleton, who was in Thailand filming his US television series [...]
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Thailand’s rice mountain offers grain of hope to neighbours

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

“The store of rice in your attic is your enemy,” goes the Thai proverb. “It makes them who have none very jealous.” The first half rings true for [...]
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Thailand delegation eyes Goan investors

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

A delegation of the Thailand board of investment (BOI) is in Goa to encourage Goan industrialists to invest in Thailand. The confederation of Indian industry (CII), Goa [...]
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Thai trade slumps alongside tourism as protest violence takes toll

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand announced a slump in trade figures on Tuesday with the biggest drop in imports in more than four years in January, as months of anti-government protests extended [...]
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Protests cost Thailand over $15b loss in business

Protests cost Thailand over $15b loss in business

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

Political protests in Thailand have cost loss of business worth over 490 billion baht (US$15.07 billion), Thai News Agency (TNA) reported. Losses could reach a trillion baht [...]
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Etihad Airways flies daily Abu Dhabi – Phuket, Thailand

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Eturbonews | 6:00 AM

Good news for the travel and tourism industry on Thailand’s vacation island Phuket. Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will expand its [...]
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Neros fiddle while Thailand’s slow burn threatens to flare

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Theconversation | 6:00 AM

I walk from my apartment of a morning along a small street, on which local police supposedly provide protection but are not to be seen. The street enters a main road leading [...]
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Gunfire by night becomes new norm in downtown Bangkok

Gunfire by night becomes new norm in downtown Bangkok

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Shots fired by unknown gunmen on Wednesday rattled parts of the Thai capital where anti-government protesters have set up camp for weeks, with small but occasionally deadly [...]
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What the government isn’t telling you about Bangkok

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

I write this after a night of gun battles across the Thai capital. The Australian government’s smartraveller.gov.au advisory for travellers doesn’t say it. But [...]
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Thailand’s rice mountain offers grain of hope to neighbours

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

“The store of rice in your attic is your enemy,” goes the Thai proverb. “It makes them who have none very jealous.” The first half rings true for [...]
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‘Cambodian’ workers die in Thailand

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Phnompenhpost | 6:00 AM

Two Cambodian nationals are among those reported dead following the collapse of a beam at a construction site yesterday on the outskirts of Bangkok. The death toll stood at [...]
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Divided Thailand faces warnings of civil war

Divided Thailand faces warnings of civil war

27-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand risks sliding into civil war after a wave of political violence in which 22 people have been killed, officials warned Tuesday, as the unrest claimed the life of a [...]
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