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Chuvit won’t attend EC meeting

23-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bangkok Post | 6:00 AM

Chuvit Kamolvisit, the flamboyant leader of the small Rak Thailand party, will not attend the meeting of political parties on Tuesday called by the Election Commission (EC). [...]
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Phuket Gazette Thailand News: Reds to rally; Election slated for July; Farmers threatened over rice payments

23-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Phuket Gazette | 6:00 AM

The United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) will hold a mass rally of red shirts one day before the Constitutional Court delivers its verdict on whether [...]
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Thailand’s fractious parties to discuss new elections

Thailand’s fractious parties to discuss new elections

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

Thailand’s quarrelling political parties are to meet Tuesday to discuss a roadmap to fresh elections following months of deadly street protests aimed at toppling prime [...]
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Aussie fruit returns to Thailand

23-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Weekly Times Now | 6:00 AM

Federal minister for Agriculture Barnaby Joyce welcomed the resumption of the trade, which represents good news for Australian growers, with many looking forward to realising [...]
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Thailand: Prominent Activist Feared ‘Disappeared’

22-Apr-2014 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

The Thai authorities should urgently provide information about a prominent ethnic Karen activist who is believed to have been forcibly disappeared, Human Rights Watch said [...]
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Thai fresh milk to be exported to Taiwan

22-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Nationmulti Media | 6:00 AM

“Taiwan is an interesting and high-potential market for ready-to-drink milk. Besides Taiwanese consumers, more than 100,000 Thais are working in the country. We believe [...]
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Thai police: 2-year-old killed in southern attack

22-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The State | 6:00 AM

Suspected insurgents in southern Thailand shot dead three people in a drive-by shooting on Sunday, including a 2-year-old girl, police said. Two gunmen riding on a motorcycle [...]
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Thailand pursues energy independence by solar

22-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Thailand, known for its plentiful sunshine, has spent years developing its solar energy industry. Aside from the obvious environmental benefits, the motivation for using [...]
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‘Israeli embassy in Bangkok urges Thailand to beef up security in tourist hubs’

22-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Jerusalem Post | 6:00 AM

With authorities still in pursuit of nine suspected Hezbollah operatives involved in allegedly plotting terrorist attacks against Israeli tourists in Thailand, the Israeli [...]
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Group Concerned for Activist Missing in Thailand

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

An international human rights group is calling on Thai authorities to investigate the disappearance of a prominent environmental activist. Human Rights Watch says Por Cha Lee [...]
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Some Bitcoin enthusiasts want to hijack the symbol for Thailand’s currency

21-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

According to the Bitcoin community on Reddit, there are some Bitcoin enthusiasts who want to use ?, the symbol for Thailand’s currency the Baht, as the sign for [...]
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Report: Thailand thwarts Hezbollah plot to attack Israeli tourists

19-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Jpost | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities thwarted a plan by Hezbollah agents to attack Israeli tourists during this Passover season, a Thailand-based newspaper is reporting on Thursday. According to [...]
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Chinese tourists are causing chaos at Chiang Mai University in Thailand

19-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Travel News | 6:00 AM

Thousands have clambered aboard student buses at Chiang Mai University, made a mess in cafeterias and sneaked into classes to attend lectures. Someone even pitched a tent by [...]
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Thailand charges reporters over Pulitzer-winning article

19-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two journalists, including an Australian editor, were ordered Thursday to stand trial in Thailand on defamation charges linked to a Pulitzer Prize-winning article alleging [...]
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Journalists charged with defaming Thailand’s navy

Journalists charged with defaming Thailand’s navy

19-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thai authorities on Thursday charged two journalists with defaming Thailand’s navy in an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar, amid [...]
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