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The dark side of cosmetic surgery in Thailand

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | BBC News | 6:00 AM

When British woman Joy Williams went into the SP Clinic in Bangkok last October, she must have believed she was about to undergo a straightforward cosmetic operation, at a [...]
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Thailand may issue bond to fund rail project with China

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military government may issue an infrastructure bond to fund a 400 billion baht ($12.2 billion) rail project jointly with China, instead of taking out a [...]
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Thailand: Land Rights Activist Gunned Down

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities should immediately investigate the killing of a land rights activist in southern Thailand, Human Rights Watch said today. On February 11, 2015, at about 6:30 [...]
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HRW: Thailand government must reject pro-military detention amendments

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Jurist | 6:00 AM

Human Rights Watch (HRW) [advocacy website] on Friday urged [press release] Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly to reject a proposed amendment to the Military [...]
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Thailand approves $2.36 billion in investment for 23 projects

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s investment agency said on Thursday it had approved applications for 23 projects worth 77.23 billion baht ($2.36 billion), mainly in renewable energy and [...]
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The dark side of cosmetic surgery in Thailand

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

When British woman Joy Williams went into the SP Clinic in Bangkok last October, she must have believed she was about to undergo a straightforward cosmetic operation, at a [...]
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Thailand has no conflicts with US : Sansern

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

Thailand has no conflicts with the United States following the comment by a top US diplomat against Thailand’s political situation, said deputy government spokesman [...]
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Thailand: End Military Detention of Civilians

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s lawmakers should reject a proposed revision to the Military Court Act that would broadly empower the armed forces to detain civilians without charge for [...]
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Toppled Thai PM ‘can’t eat noodles’ without our say: junta chief

Toppled Thai PM ‘can’t eat noodles’ without our say: junta chief

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s junta chief Thursday said the military is keeping such a close eye on ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra that she would be unable to eat a bowl of [...]
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Thai coup putting the strain on US-Thailand relations

Thai coup putting the strain on US-Thailand relations

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Thailand is one of the oldest allies of the United States in Asia but relations have soured since a military coup last year. The Cobra Gold military exercise is supposed to [...]
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Thai Exporters Seek Relief From Strong Baht

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s main business group urged the central bank to tamp down the country’s currency, saying its strength is hurting exports as overseas shipments struggle [...]
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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Seagate to invest $470 million in Thailand over next 5 years

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hard-drive maker Seagate Technology Plc said on Tuesday it planned to invest 15.3 billion baht ($470 million) in Thailand over the next five years to expand capacity at its [...]
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Yingluck Shinawatra In Thailand: Rumours To Escape Criminal Charges Not True Says Lawyer

Yingluck Shinawatra In Thailand: Rumours To Escape Criminal Charges Not True Says Lawyer

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The ousted prime minister of Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra, has no intention of fleeing the country, according to Norawit Laleng, Yingluck’s lawyer. He claimed the [...]
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Key Thaksin ally to face Thai court over 2008 crackdown

Key Thaksin ally to face Thai court over 2008 crackdown

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s top court has ordered another key member of the embattled Shinawatra family to face trial, an official said Wednesday, as the wealthy but wildly divisive [...]
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Fitch Affirms Holcim Capital (Thailand)’s Bonds at ‘AA-(tha)’

13-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed Holcim Capital (Thailand) Ltd’s (HCT) THB1.22bn guaranteed debentures due 2015 at the National Long-Term Rating of [...]
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