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Thai protesters march as state of emergency begins

Thai protesters march as state of emergency begins

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

As a state of emergency came into effect Wednesday in the Thai capital, defiant protesters marched on government offices and defaced the wall outside of national police [...]
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Thai capital under emergency as pro-govt leader shot and wounded in northeast

Thai capital under emergency as pro-govt leader shot and wounded in northeast

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A leading pro-government activist was shot and wounded on Wednesday in Thailand’s northeast, a stronghold of prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, as a state of emergency [...]
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What Bangkok State Of Emergency Means For Thailand Tourists

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Ibtimes | 6:00 AM

Authorities in Thailand began imposing a state of emergency Wednesday in an attempt to regain control of Bangkok after more than a week of mass street demonstrations by [...]
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Thai court to decide on election complaint; protest march to test state of emergency

Thai court to decide on election complaint; protest march to test state of emergency

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s Constitutional Court said it would decide on Thursday whether to accept a case against holding February 2 election that would almost certainly extend the [...]
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Thai Protest Leader Defies State of Emergency

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Thai antigovernment protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban took to the streets Thursday, defying the declaration of a state of emergency and collecting more funds from thick lines [...]
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Thailand to allow foreign IPOs

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bangkokpost | 6:00 AM

Thailand will allow initial public offerings of foreign companies for the first time as Asia’s 11th-largest equity market seeks to compete with Hong Kong and Singapore [...]
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Have the protests hobbled the Bank of Thailand?

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The Bank of Thailand’s surprise move to keep interest rates steady rather than cutting could indicate the central bank has hit the limits of monetary policy amid [...]
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Speaking Out Against Vote’s Date, a Thai Citizen (and Election Panel Member)

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Like the protesters trying to overthrow the Thai government, Somchai Srisutthiyakorn says he is against holding elections next month and does not think they will help resolve [...]
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Thailand declares state of emergency for protests

Thailand declares state of emergency for protests

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s government on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding areas to cope with protests that have stirred up violent attacks, adding to [...]
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Protest-hit Thailand imposes emergency rule

Protest-hit Thailand imposes emergency rule

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand Tuesday declared a 60-day state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding areas to tackle mass protests aimed at overthrowing the government, but ruled out using force [...]
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Thailand Poised to Cut Rates

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s central bank is expected to cut interest rates at its meeting Wednesday as political unrest continues to engulf the exporter of automobiles and electronics. [...]
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State of emergency begins in Thailand

State of emergency begins in Thailand

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Gunmen shot and wounded a top leader of a major pro-government movement in northern Thailand on Wednesday, and demonstrators pushing to overthrow the prime minister defied [...]
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Leader of Pro-Government Faction Shot in Thailand

Leader of Pro-Government Faction Shot in Thailand

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Nytimes | 6:00 AM

A leader of a pro-government faction was shot and wounded outside his home in northeast Thailand Wednesday, one day after Thailand’s prime minister declared the [...]
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Thailand Challenges Singapore to HK With Foreign IPO Plan

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Thailand will allow initial public offerings of foreign companies for the first time as Asia’s 11th-largest equity market seeks to compete with Hong Kong and Singapore [...]
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Thai protesters lay siege to provincial offices

Thai protesters lay siege to provincial offices

22-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Anti-government protesters in Thailand besieged government offices in a dozen southern provinces on Monday as part of their campaign to force prime minister Yingluck [...]
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