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Thai ex-PM Yingluck facing jail on top of impeachment threat

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s junta-stacked parliament voted on Friday to impeach former premier Yingluck Shinawatra, hours after prosecutors announced plans to indict her for corruption [...]
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Thai attorney general’s office to indict ex-PM Yingluck

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The office of Thailand’s attorney general on Friday announced plans to indict former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra for her role in overseeing a government rice [...]
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Thai assembly finds former PM guilty of negligence – Reuters vote tally

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military-appointed legislature found ousted former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra guilty of negligence on Friday, according to a Reuters tally of votes [...]
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Indonesia LNG Exports Seen Falling 25pct as Domestic Demand Climbs

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s liquefied natural gas exports may drop by a quarter this year as domestic demand rises and the country allows several contracts with overseas buyers to [...]
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Thailand’s Pruksa ups land-buying budget as property demand recovers

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s second-largest homebuilder, Pruksa Real Estate PCL, said on Friday it will spend 14 billion baht ($429 million) on land for a housing development this year, [...]
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Indonesia’s political crisis deepens with arrest of antigraft official

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The arrest comes at the height of renewed tensions between the National Police and the antigraft agency Indonesian police arrested Bambang Widjojanto, a deputy chair of the [...]
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Ousted Thai PM challenges rice subsidy impeachment case

Ousted Thai PM challenges rice subsidy impeachment case

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday stoutly defended her government’s money-losing rice subsidy programme, seeking to stave off a [...]
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Thai junta caught between rock and hard place over ex-PM impeachment

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army-stacked parliament will vote in an impeachment hearing against ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday, testing a fragile calm between the [...]
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Ousted Thai PM slams impeachment vote

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Ousted Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra Thursday attacked impeachment proceedings against her ahead of a crunch vote that could see her banned from politics for five years [...]
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Yingluck Shinawatra impeachment verdict due in Thailand

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

A military-appointed legislature in Thailand will decide on Friday whether to ban the former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra from politics over a botched rice subsidy [...]
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Thailand Needs to Fight a Different Battle

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Last May, the generals who grabbed power in Bangkok pulled off a PR coup as well: Their takeover cheered investors. While little good had come from 11 previous coups since [...]
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First major test for Thailand’s military government

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

To impeach or not to impeach: that is the question. “This seems to be what members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) and the people all around Thailand are [...]
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US reaffirms commitments to Thailand

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

The United States has reaffirmed its participation in and support for the region’s joint military exercise codenamed Cobra Gold 2015 to be held in Thailand in February, [...]
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Ousted Thai PM Yingluck faces criminal charge, political ban

24-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities dealt a double blow to ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra and her powerful family on Friday, banning her from politics for five years and proceeding [...]
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Impeachment verdict of ousted Thai PM could test fragile calm

Impeachment verdict of ousted Thai PM could test fragile calm

23-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army-stacked parliament will vote in an impeachment hearing against ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday, testing a fragile calm between the [...]
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