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Muslim man left in coma after Thai army interrogation dies

27-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A Muslim man left in a coma after being interrogated at a notorious Thai detention centre died Sunday, as pressure mounts on the army to release further findings of a probe [...]
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Korean President to visit Thailand next week

27-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

The South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Madame Kim Jung-sook have accepted an invitation to visit Thailand for three days from September 1. During the visit, President [...]
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Thailand plans to become electricity-hub for region

27-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

“Thailand’s push for regional energy trading could be a step to increasing security of supply and system resiliency, particularly as falling costs and higher [...]
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British man stuck in Thailand, facing jail for defending himself

26-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Thaiger | 6:02 AM

A British man, beaten up by a gang of Thai “thugs”, is facing jail after throwing punches in self-defence. 38 year old Luke Thornton was kicked and punched in the [...]
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Thailand becomes world’s largest durian exporter

26-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:02 AM

The Trade Negotiations Department under the Thai Ministry of Commerce on Friday released latest figures in Bangkok, indicating that Thailand has now become the world’s [...]
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US warship sails through Taiwan Strait after Chinese officials canceled its HK port visit

26-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

The US Navy sailed a warship through the Taiwan Strait Friday, a move that comes amid heightened tensions with Beijing over trade. “USS Green Bay (LPD 20) conducted a [...]
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Thai-American US senator hails ‘messy’ democracy in Bangkok

26-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Thai-American US Senator Tammy Duckworth on Friday urged Thais to be patient with the “messy” nature of democracy, during her first official visit to her [...]
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Commentary: Divide disrupts Thailand’s shot for political integrity

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Thai PBSWorld | 6:02 AM

Two related incidents over the past few days can tell how far the country has come in its attempt to upgrade politics. A government MP has humiliated provincial police as he [...]
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Thai finance minister confident GDP will pick up next quarter

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

Deputy PM Somkid Jatusripitak says he is confident Thailand’s gross domestic product will pick up in the fourth quarter as a result of the launch of 316 billion baht [...]
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Time for Thailand to get smart about tourism, airport infrastructure

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TTG Asia | 6:02 AM

For Thailand to remain an attractive destination and reap greater revenue from the lucrative tourism industry in the next decade, it has to adopt and execute smart city [...]
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Kenyan who swallowed 68 cocaine packets arrested in Thailand

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

A Kenyan man was stopped at Bangkok’s airport for allegedly trying to smuggle more than 60 packets of cocaine in his stomach, Thai authorities said on Wednesday (August [...]
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‘No stimulus for property sector’ Thai finance minister

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

The Finance minister Uttama Savanayana told a seminar in Bangkok yesterday that the government’s stimulus packages were for the ‘grass roots economy’ and [...]
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Thailand billionaires to grow by 30pct

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | InternationalInvestment | 6:02 AM

The number of rich people in Thailand will continue to grow at a higher rate, boosting the private banking business, according to wealth managers. Lombard Odier is seeing a [...]
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Thai’s go west during rainy season study

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

Thailand’s rainy season might be bad for the country’s beach hot spots but is typically associated with travel to the western regions of the country, where nature [...]
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Thailand plans ‘relocation package’ to draw foreign investment amid trade war

24-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Finance | 6:02 AM

Thailand is planning a “relocation package” to attract foreign companies which are looking to move factories because of global trade tensions, officials said on [...]
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