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In Thailand, blood sacrifice is out. Strawberry Fanta is in.

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Pri.org | 6:00 AM

There are no official guidelines for maintaining a serene Thai home. But if there were, they might include the following rules. No wearing shoes indoors. Never, ever talk [...]
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Thailand king signs constitution paving way for polls

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

The king of Thailand has signed a new constitution that paves the way for a return to democracy but still gives the army an influential role in politics. King Maha [...]
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Buying tanks won’t get us to Thailand 4.0

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Finally, the Thai army is to get 10 Chinese made VT-4 tanks worth over two billion baht. The purchase of the new tanks, which will replace the ageing US-made M-41 light [...]
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Thailand is best for online brand safety

08-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Warc.com | 6:00 AM

Thailand has the safest online advertising environment in Southeast Asia as well as offering the highest rate of viewable ads across both display and video, according to a [...]
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Thai Elections a Step Closer as King Set to Endorse New Charter

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn is set to ratify the military-backed constitution on Thursday, paving the way for an election in late 2018. The promulgation of Thailand’s [...]
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Thai king to sign junta’s new constitution

Thai king to sign junta’s new constitution

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s king will sign off on the country’s new constitution later Thursday, a document touted by the junta as a cure for political instability but dismissed [...]
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Emerging Market Bid Is So Hot Thailand Faces US Watchlist Risk

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Thailand is no stranger when it comes to hot money. This time around, officials have a new dynamic to worry about when it comes to cooling inflows from abroad: Donald Trump. [...]
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Trans women forced to go to army conscription in Thailand

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

Transgender women across Thailand, who are often known in the country as ‘ladyboys’, are being forced to attend conscription events for the nation’s army [...]
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China, Thailand agree to nuclear energy cooperation

07-Apr-2017 Intellasia | World-nuclear-news.org | 6:00 AM

China and Thailand have a signed an agreement to cooperate in the peaceful use of nuclear energy. The agreement was signed in Beijing on 29 March by Nur Bekri, director of [...]
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Thailand: Army Conscript Beaten to Death

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities should promptly and independently investigate the death of an army conscript from apparent torture while detained in a military jail, Human Rights Watch said [...]
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Thai PM says ‘don’t worry’ about US trade policy yet

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s prime minister said on Tuesday he had told officials to prepare for changes in US trade policy under President Donald Trump, but it was too soon for the big [...]
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Thailand and Cambodia strengthen ties with China

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s government yesterday agreed to buy 10 tanks from China for $58 million (S$81 million), while Cambodia told a United States Navy unit its services were no [...]
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Thailand Will Buy 10 More Tanks From China

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Cabinet approves the purchase of ten more in a sign of the deepening defense cooperation between the two sides. Thailand’s cabinet approved Tuesday the purchase of 10 [...]
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Thailand condemns subway blast in Russia

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Thailand has joined the international community in condemning a terror attack on a subway train in St Petersburg which killed at least 11 people. Thailand condemned [...]
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American Ally Moves To Replace US Tanks With New Chinese Models

06-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Daily Caller | 6:00 AM

Thailand is replacing outdated US tanks with newer models from China. The Thai cabinet approved Tuesday the Ministry of Defense’s plan to purchase ten Chinese VT-4 [...]
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