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Thailand to table more documents on royal jet

19-Jul-2011 Intellasia | The Nation | 7:01 AM

Thailand will table more documents in a German court to prove ownership of the impounded Boeing 737, to show it does not belong to the government, the Foreign Ministry said [...]
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Thai hopes high over temple row

19-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

Thailand will find out this afternoon whether it will be ordered to withdraw its troops from around Preah Vihear temple, as demanded by Cambodia in the International Court of [...]
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Careful Yingluck has yet to declare stand on gender issues

Careful Yingluck has yet to declare stand on gender issues

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

It is true that the prospective first female prime minister of Thailand was elected not because she campaigned on gender issues. For this reason, Yingluck Shinawatra has no [...]
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$12 minimum wage to cost $5.7b

18-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Asiaone | 7:01 AM

The implementation of a nationwide daily minimum wage of Bt300 will create an additional burden of Bt140 billion a year for private enterprises, according to the Thai Chamber [...]
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Singapore developer to break into Thai market

18-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Guru | 7:01 AM

Singapore-based property developer Dalvey Developments Ltd plans to invest $33 million (THB1 billion) to develop condominiums in Thailand over the next year. Over the past [...]
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New Thai inflation-linked bonds could spark copycats

18-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 7:01 AM

The successful sale of Thailand’s and Southeast Asia’s first inflation-linked bonds could prompt more Asian countries to launch similar deals. That’s [...]
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Thai prince plane affair in hands of German justice: Berlin

Thai prince plane affair in hands of German justice: Berlin

18-Jul-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Thailand’s foreign minister flew into Berlin Friday for talks on the impounding of an aircraft owned by the Thai crown, but the German government insisted that it was a [...]
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Female bodyguards for Thailand’s next prime minister

18-Jul-2011 Intellasia | The Nation | 7:01 AM

When Yingluck Shinawatra takes up her post as leader of the new government, Thailand won’t just have a female prime minister. Her bodyguards, too, are likely to be [...]
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Religious day a tourism boon for provinces

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

Tourism operators and provincial officials took the opportunity yesterday to promote their locales as sightseeing destinations for the Asalaha Bucha national holiday. Many [...]
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Greener plastic from sugar a first

16-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

PTT Plc and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) are teaming up to develop the world’s first factory to make biodegradable plastic from sugar. Thailand’s largest [...]
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Thai red shirts warn of backlash as EC delays Yingluck’s endorsement

Thai red shirts warn of backlash as EC delays Yingluck’s endorsement

16-Jul-2011 Intellasia | The Nation | 7:01 AM

The red-shirt leadership has warned Thailand’s election commission of an angry backlash from the movement over its decision not to endorse any of its leaders who won [...]
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Thailand slams Germany for holding prince’s plane

16-Jul-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Thailand’s foreign minister embarked on an urgent mission to Germany on Thursday, accusing authorities there of making a “huge mistake” in impounding an [...]
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Opposition radio keeps its volume up

15-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Csmonitor | 7:01 AM

Strains of Thai singing fill the air as volunteers put a finishing coat of paint on the broadcast room in their new community radio station. The song sounds like many played [...]
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Exports expected to decline

15-Jul-2011 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 7:01 AM

Thai exports in the second half will grow at a slower pace as rising oil prices and labour costs will increase production costs as the global economy slows. The latest survey [...]
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Thai PM-in-waiting confident she will be cleared

15-Jul-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Thai prime minister-in-waiting Yingluck Shinawatra said Wednesday that she was confident that alleged campaign irregularities which are holding up her appointment would be [...]
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