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Day 2 of martial law in Thailand stirs confusion

Day 2 of martial law in Thailand stirs confusion

22-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand began its second day under martial law Wednesday with little visible military presence on the streets of Bangkok as residents tried to make sense of the dramatic [...]
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Thais to ponder election under martial law as way out of crisis

22-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army chief summoned leaders of rival political groups and parties, Election Commission members and senators to a meeting on Wednesday, a day after he [...]
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UPDATE 1-Thai army chief summons political rivals to seek end to crisis

UPDATE 1-Thai army chief summons political rivals to seek end to crisis

22-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army chief summoned leaders of rival political groups and parties, Election Commission members and senators to a meeting on Wednesday, a day after he [...]
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Thailand wakes to military rule: What it means

22-May-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

It was 3 a.m. in Thailand. Presumably barely anyone was watching. But the country’s military chief chose that hour to appear on army-run Channel 5 television Tuesday to [...]
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Thai stocks sink as martial law declared

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s stock market and currency fell Tuesday after the military declared martial law in what it called an attempt to stabilise the country’s precarious [...]
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Indonesia ‘deeply concerned’ over Thai martial law

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

“We have been deeply concerned… following the developments in Thailand,” Foreign minister Marty Natalegawa told AFP. “Indonesia has consistently [...]
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Thailand Open cancelled over political crisis

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

This year’s $1 million Thailand Open has been cancelled because of the deepening political crisis in the divided kingdom where martial law was declared on Tuesday, [...]
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No budget, no elevators: political crisis gums up Thai government

No budget, no elevators: political crisis gums up Thai government

21-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Bangkok’s government House, the seat of power in the heart of the Thai capital, has stood empty for six months, except for the troops guarding it from protesters who [...]
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Soldiers ‘surround’ Thai pro-government rally: protest leader

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Soldiers on Tuesday encircled a pro-government “Red Shirts” protest in Thailand’s capital, the rally leader said, after the military declared martial law to [...]
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Thailand’s army declares martial law, denies coup

Thailand’s army declares martial law, denies coup

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s powerful army declared martial law before dawn Tuesday, deploying troops into the heart of Bangkok in a dramatic move it said was aimed at stabilising the [...]
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Thai central bank may be supporting baht after martial law – dealers

21-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s baht fell against the dollar in early trade on Tuesday after the imposition of martial law by the army, but it steadied later and dealers suspected that was [...]
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Thailand: If It Looks Like a Coup, and Smells Like a Coup, It Is a Coup

Thailand: If It Looks Like a Coup, and Smells Like a Coup, It Is a Coup

21-May-2014 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

The Swiss bank Credit Suisse pleaded guilty Monday to helping US citizens commit tax evasion over the course of several decades, the Department of Justice announced. Credit [...]
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Thailand wakes to military rule: What it means

21-May-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

It was 3 a.m. in Thailand. Presumably barely anyone was watching. But the country’s military chief chose that hour to appear on army-run Channel 5 television Tuesday to [...]
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Thai army invokes martial law to quell unrest

Thai army invokes martial law to quell unrest

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army on Tuesday declared martial law across the crisis-gripped kingdom to restore order following months of anti-government protests that have left 28 people [...]
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Thai government not consulted about martial law: PM’s aide

Thai government not consulted about martial law: PM’s aide

21-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s embattled government was not consulted in advance by the military about the declaration of martial law but it is still in power, said the chief security [...]
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