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Let’s take a look at how Thailand’s top retailers are going digital

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Techwireasia | 6:00 AM

THAILAND is an interesting market. It’s got about 69 million people, a GDP of $497.5 billion that grows at about 4.1 percent year-on-year. As a result, the [...]
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Thailand’s junta has another go at rigging elections

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Economist | 6:00 AM

Its efforts to steer voters came up short, so now it is trying to overturn the results He turned to the crowd outside the police station, lifted his eyes to the heavens and [...]
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Water battles with elephants kick off Thai New Year

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Elephants with hearts and flowers painted on their bodies sprayed water at revellers celebrating Thailand’s traditional new year Thursday, in an annual event which has [...]
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Feature: China-Thailand railway cooperation brings Thai youth closer to his ‘train driver’ dream

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:00 AM

Twenty-one year old Anupat Tiprat has been dreaming to become a train driver in his home country Thailand. Later this month, he will travel to northern Chinese city of [...]
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Fire at Bangkok mall complex kills 2, forces big evacuation

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A fire at one of Bangkok’s biggest mall complexes spread smoke over the city’s central commercial district, caused a large evacuation during the Wednesday evening [...]
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Thai mobile operators get more time for billion-dollar spectrum payment

13-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand on Thursday extended mobile network operators’ payment period for spectrum licenses in an attempt to boost participation in an upcoming 5G auction. Prime [...]
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US, Thailand navies conduct anti-submarine drills at exercise Guardian Sea 2019

12-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Stripes | 6:00 AM

The US Navy commenced Guardian Sea, its annual training exercise with the Royal Thai Navy, with a ceremony Sunday aboard the Thai frigate HTMS Bhumibol Adulyadej. A Los [...]
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Thailand and Armenia in talks to cooperate on high tech

12-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Opengovasia | 6:00 AM

The two countries have agreed to partner to create a working platform for future discussions and cooperation. According to a recent report, the minister of Transport, [...]
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Thai cave boy divers explore new tunnel in Vietnam

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Three divers who helped rescue a Thai football team last year have made a fresh discovery in Vietnam where they explored a tunnel that could expand the footprint of the [...]
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Burma and Thailand to utilise blockchain technology

11-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Mizzima | 6:00 AM

This week, the Myanmar and Thai central banks approved the Krungthai and Shwe remittance project developed by Everex. The endorsement was made official at a meeting in Chiang [...]
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Thailand to open opportunities for Filipino English teachers Bello

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:00 AM

Labour Secretary Silvestre Bello III has announced that a labour agreement is soon to be signed with the government of Thailand to hire hundreds of Filipino English teachers. [...]
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Thailand ramps up fight against forced labour with stricter law

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand will use a newly amended law to crack down on forced labour with hefty fines and prison time, a move analysts said could help curb exploitative practices against [...]
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Thai man accused of raping and killing German tourist

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thai police said a local man has been arrested on suspicion of raping and killing a German tourist on the island of Koh Si Chang in the Gulf of Thailand. Police said the [...]
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OPINION: Thailand needs to use more than a calculator to fix its democracy

10-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Abs-cbn | 6:00 AM

Chiang Mai is swathed in smog. It’s opaque, oppressive, and disconcerting. There’s no horizon. The air is yellowish and way, way above acceptable health levels: [...]
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Rituals begin for coronation of King of Thailand

Rituals begin for coronation of King of Thailand

09-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Royalcentral | 6:00 AM

Sacred rituals for the coronation of the King of Thailand began on Saturday with senior officials collecting water in different ceremonies from 100 various water sources [...]
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