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Gold shop robbed in Suphan Buri

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

A lone gunman smashed glass showcases at a gold shop with stones and then grabbed a handful of necklaces and fled, at a superstore mall in Muang district early on Wednesday [...]
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Investigative Interviewing: An efficient approach to torture-free investigation

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

The Thailand Institute of Justice (TIJ) joined hands with the Department of Special Investigation (DSI), Association for the Prevention of Torture (API), and Norwegian Centre [...]
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US clears attack helicopters for Thailand, plane defenses for Qatar

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | DefenseNews | 6:02 AM

The US State Department on Tuesday cleared a pair of potential arms sales, one each to Thailand and Qatar. The two sales have a combined price tag of $486 million, according [...]
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Bank of Thailand holds interest rate, downgrades growth outlook

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

The Bank of Thailand (BoT) left its benchmark interest rate unchanged after last month’s surprise reduction, and said it may consider steps to rein in the [...]
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Inquiry into fatal crash of rainmaking plane

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

A full investigation is under way into the crash of a small plane owned by the Department of Royal Rainmaking and Agricultural Aviation while preparations are being made for [...]
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Truck’s tall load brings bridge crashing down onto pickup

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

A pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a pickup truck passing below, seriously injuring the driver, after a trailer truck with a high load crashed into the walkway in Muang [...]
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Wissanu: Nawat no longer MP after conviction for murder

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Pheu Thai Party MP for Khon Kaen Nawat Tohcharoensuk lost his seat immediately he was convicted and sentenced to death for murder, deputy prime minister Wissanu Krea-ngam [...]
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Bangkok art centre director ‘fired’

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre director Pawit Mahasarinand says the centre’s new board has terminated his employment from next Tuesday over his remark about City [...]
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Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Thailand Security Ties into Focus

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheDiplomat | 6:02 AM

Last week, Thailand and Vietnam held the latest iteration of their defense policy dialogue. Though this was just one of several interactions between the two fellow mainland [...]
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Airports of Thailand plans to auction duty-free pick-up counters

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | EuroNews | 6:02 AM

Airports of Thailand Pcl (AOT) on Monday said it would operate and auction off duty free pick-up counters to increase its airport and tourism revenue. The duty free and [...]
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Major Thai stores to stop giving out plastic bags by 2020minister

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Retailers and convenience stores in Thailand have pledged to stop giving plastic bags to customers from next year in a bid to reduce plastic waste, the country’s [...]
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Thailand considers moving capital to ease overcrowding in Bangkok

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Archinect | 6:02 AM

Citing overcrowded conditions in Bangkok, prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has said moving the capital is a possibility. [...] “There are two possible approaches to [...]
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China-Thailand Submarine Deal in the Headlines with Keel-Laying Ceremony

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheDiplomat | 6:02 AM

Earlier this month, a keel-laying ceremony was held in China for the first submarine ordered by Thailand in a landmark deal that initially made the headlines back in [...]
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August factory output falls 4.4pct y-o-y, worse than forecast

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Thailand’s manufacturing production index (MPI) in August dropped 4.4 percent from a year earlier, dragged down by lower production of cars, electronics and rubber [...]
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Rain-making training plane crashes in western Thailand

25-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:02 AM

The Thai Department of Royal Rainmaking and Agricultural Aviation have reported that a “Caravan” aircraft crashed in Kanchanaburi at 10.10am this morning during [...]
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