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Thailand demands Israel relocate Thai workers from near Gaza

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | J Post | 6:00 AM

The government in Thailand urged Israel on Thursday to relocate the 4,000 Thai nationals currently employed in southern Israel near the Gaza border, according to a report by [...]
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Thailand: Interim Constitution Provides Sweeping Powers

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

The Thai military junta should amend the interim constitution it unilaterally promulgated that gives it sweeping powers without accountability or safeguards against human [...]
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Thailand to re-launch women-only train carriages

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s railway authority said on Thursday it will re-launch women- and children-only carriages in main routes nationwide after a 13-year-old girl was raped and [...]
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Thailand’s ousted PM Yingluck heads to Europe

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

DRESSED in a striped jacket and accompanied by her school-going son Supasek Amornchat, deposed Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra arrived at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi [...]
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What Thailand’s deeply divided society can teach HK

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

I closely follow events in Thailand in the news and through updates from extended family in Bangkok. The two sources increasingly seem to disagree. It is as if the [...]
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TAT introduces ‘Thailand Travel Shield’ insurance

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is confident the “Thailand Travel Shield” insurance package will draw the attention of foreign tourists, with at least [...]
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Yingluck’s trip: Hugs in Paris, speculation in Thailand

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Grainy photos show former Thai prime ministers Thaksin and Yingluck Shinawatra in a warm embrace at a Paris airport after her arrival from Thailand. Please join us on our [...]
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Thailand’s exports up 7.2pct in June

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s exports in June rose 7.2 percent from a year earlier, the Commerce Ministry said on Friday, a surprisingly high figure that it attributed to improved global [...]
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Thailand’s Military Considering Long-Term Reforms for Economy

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

The Thai military government is pushing for information technology improvements and stronger economic ties across southeast Asia as part of a series of economic reforms. [...]
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New constitution gives Thai junta sweeping powers

New constitution gives Thai junta sweeping powers

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s new temporary constitution that gives the military government sweeping powers in the run-up to a planned October 2015 election also allows the leader of the [...]
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Thai junta defends strong powers under new charter

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A senior army official said Wednesday that the leader of Thailand’s ruling junta is allowed to serve as interim prime minister under a new temporary constitution that [...]
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Thailand: Revolution by Motorcycle?

Thailand: Revolution by Motorcycle?

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

In the spring of 2010, when as many as 300,000 political protesters from Thailand’s Red Shirt movement occupied Bangkok’s main commercial district, they were [...]
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Thailand’s Rice Scheme Post-Mortem

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A bomb hidden in a pickup truck exploded in Thailand’s violence-plagued south Wednesday, killing two women and wounding eight other civilians, police said. Suspected [...]
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Vehicle bomb kills 2, hurts 8 in Thailand’s south

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A bomb hidden in a pickup truck exploded in Thailand’s violence-plagued south Wednesday, killing two women and wounding eight other civilians, police said. Suspected [...]
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Thailand Stocks, ETF Flourish Under Military Rule

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | FTE | 6:00 AM

Despite political uncertainty after a military junta assumed control of the country, Thailand stocks and related exchange traded funds have surged, but some are concerned [...]
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