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Courier arrested, 105kg of crystal meth seized

22-Jun-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

A drug courier has been arrested and 105kg of crystal methamphetamine seized from his pickup truck during a police search in Muang district of this northern province. [...]
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FFP boss seeks new share defence delay

22-Jun-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Future Forward Party (FFP) leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit has asked the Constitutional Court to extend the deadline to submit evidence to fight a media share-holding [...]
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Rohingya return to dominate Asean summit in Thailand

22-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AA | 6:02 AM

The repatriation of Rohingya refugees will dominate a two-day summit of South East Asian nations in Thailand as the US-China trade war and dispute in the South China Sea are [...]
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Thailand’s King Power wins duty-free retailer auction for major airports

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Airports of Thailand Pcl (AOT) on Wednesday approved King Power Group’s $494 million bids for duty-free retailing at its major airports over rival contenders, including [...]
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Thailand: Rights Group Questions Decision to Hold Southern Militiaman under Martial Law

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Human Rights Watch (HRW) urged Thailand’s military Wednesday to transfer to police custody a militiaman arrested in connection with a pair of killings in the [...]
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As world’s trash floods Thailand, activists call for waste import ban

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Khaosodenglish | 6:02 AM

Thailand and its Southeast Asian neighbours are becoming major dumping grounds for the world’s plastic garbage and electronic waste. Environmentalists now want to see a [...]
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2-Year-Old toddler dies after hitting ceiling fan

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | TheAsianparent | 6:02 AM

In a horrible tragedy, a 2 year-old girl died after hitting ceiling fan. Her uncle had been playing her and tossing her high in the air, when her head hit the rotating blades [...]
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Tesco looks to open 750 new convenience stores in Thailand

21-Jun-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

Tesco, the UK’s largest retailer, has announced that it could grow its business in Thailand by opening 750 new convenience-style stores. There are currently1,583 Tesco [...]
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Thailand’s visa scheme registers 60pct growth

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | International Investment | 6:02 AM

Thailand Elite Residence Programme has seen a 60 percent growth in interest from foreign investors in the first quarter of 2019 and brought in a profit of more than THB 280m [...]
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Pannika apologises in Parliament for ‘inappropriate’ picture

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Future Forward Party MP Pannika Wanich on Wednesday apologised in Parliament for posting an “inappropriate” photo that included a portrait of the late monarch. [...]
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PM cannot legally attend cabinet meetings or Asean Summit Future Forward

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Thaiger | 6:02 AM

…but we bet he will. Future Forward’s secretary-general says the PM Prayut Chan-o-cha has violated the Constitution by chairing cabinet meetings both last week [...]
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Tesco looks to open 750 new convenience stores in Thailand

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Tesco, the UK’s largest retailer, has announced that it could grow its business in Thailand by opening 750 new convenience-style stores. There are currently1,583 Tesco [...]
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Seven arrested over trafficking of Burmese migrants into Thailand

20-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:02 AM

Police have arrested seven Thai and Burmese suspects for allegedly luring at least nine Burmese nationals into forced labour in Thailand. The suspects ages ranged from 27 to [...]
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Thailand’s surge in IMD competitiveness list reflects dynamic economy, says BOI

19-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Prnewswire | 7:04 AM

Thailand’s 5-rank rise in the 2019 IMD World Competitiveness Rankings, released in late May, reflects the business friendly environment and the dynamism of the economy [...]
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Number of startups climbed in May

19-Jun-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 7:04 AM

The number of startups edged up 1 percent year-on-year in May, led by those in the construction and property sectors, as well as restaurants. According to Sorada [...]
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