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DuPont aims to triple Thailand sales revenue

18-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

DuPont, the US-based chemical company, plans to increase its annual sales revenue from Thailand to $1 billion over the next decade from $300 million last year under a [...]
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Thailand explores ways of maintaining market share after Vietnam devalues currency

14-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Thai News Agency MCOT | 6:26 PM

In an attempt to maintain market share in the global market after Vietnam devalued it currency dong, Thai Commerce Minister Pornthiva Nakasai has come up with three measures [...]
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Thai constitution amendments smooth way to polls

Thai constitution amendments smooth way to polls

14-Feb-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Thailand’s parliament on Friday approved constitutional amendments that the prime minister had set as a condition for early elections, as protesters gathered in Bangkok [...]
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Prasarn says Dong devaluation to have little impact on Thailand

14-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Bank of Thailand Governor Prasarn Trairatvorakul comments on Vietnam’s decision to devalue the dong. He spoke to reporters in Bangkok today. “Vietnam’s [...]
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Thailand charter changes bring elections closer

Thailand charter changes bring elections closer

12-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Today Online | 3:25 PM

Thailand’s Parliament passed constitutional amendments including changes to electoral laws on Friday, bringing the divided country closer to elections as Prime Minister [...]
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Task force denies Thai troops used cluster bombs

11-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 5:37 PM

The Suranaree Task Force has strenuously denied an accusation that Thai troops used cluster bombs during the border clashes with Cambodia. Chinnakaj Rattanajitti, the task [...]
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Thai PM says plans election in first half if peace

11-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

Thailand could hold elections by June, prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva said on Wednesday, his first test of popular support in the turbulent country since his government [...]
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Thai AirAsia eyes Q3 listing

10-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 4:33 PM

The low-cost carrier Thai AirAsia plans to float its shares on the Stock Exchange of Thailand in the third quarter of this year to raise funds for business expansion and [...]
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Thai election to take place by June, government says

Thai election to take place by June, government says

10-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bloomberg | Business Week | 2:22 PM

Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva said he’ll call elections by the end of June as he moves to ease political turmoil marked by demonstrations that have resulted in [...]
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Thailand invokes special laws for political rallies

Thailand invokes special laws for political rallies

09-Feb-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 2:27 PM

Thailand said Tuesday it would invoke special security laws in Bangkok to cope with political rallies in the capital, the scene of violent anti-government protests last year. [...]
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Temasek’s investment in Thailand shaken

07-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

The Singaporean government’s investment arm, Temasek Holdings, is expected to fight any attempts by TOT Plc to seek billions of baht in compensation from Thai telecoms [...]
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Thai AIS rejects TOT bid for $2.4b compensation

05-Feb-2011 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:28 AM

Thailand’s top mobile phone operator, Advanced Info Service Pcl , on Thursday rejected a request by state-owned telecoms firm TOT for $2.4 billion compensation for [...]
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Thailand invites Obama to patch up

Thailand invites Obama to patch up

05-Feb-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:28 AM

As the United States steps up its focus on Southeast Asia, its oldest regional ally Thailand is inviting President Barack Obama to visit as it tries to shed images of last [...]
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US lawmakers push for Thai shrimp tariffs

04-Feb-2011 Intellasia | 04-FEB-2011 | AFP | 7:01 AM

US lawmakers from the Gulf Coast pushed Tuesday for an extension of tariffs on shrimp from Thailand and other nations, warning of a dire impact otherwise to a region hit by [...]
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Thaksin seeks probe of Thai street protests

01-Feb-2011 Intellasia | WSJ | 7:01 AM

Former Thai leader Thaksin Shinawatra’s lawyers Monday said they have filed a petition to the International Criminal Court in the Netherlands to investigate the way [...]
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