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Finnish berry companies face worker shortage as Thailand limits visas

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | YLE | 6:02 AM

Berry firms are looking to Asian states beyond Thailand after it curbed picker visas following trafficking scandals. Finnish berry companies told Yle they are eager to [...]
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Primax to set up Thailand subsidiary

20-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TaipeiTimes | 6:02 AM

Audio and PC peripherals maker Primax Electronics Ltdis to set up a subsidiary in Thailand to diversify macroeconomic risks amid the US-China trade dispute. The new unit, [...]
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THAI execs asked to agree to pay cuts

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

The Thai Airways International president has asked senior executives to agree to a cut in their salaries and meeting allowances to help the airline survive a financial [...]
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Exclusive: Muslim insurgent group says it met with Thai government

Exclusive: Muslim insurgent group says it met with Thai government

19-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand’s largely Muslim south said it had held its first meeting with officials from the new Thai government and had set out [...]
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Thailand’s ‘sweetheart’ dugong dies with plastic in stomach

19-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

An orphaned dugong named Marium, who became an internet star after being rescued in Thailand in April, has died. Veterinarians caring for the dugong off the island of Koh [...]
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Thai man found dead at bus stop allegedly after eating durian with wine

19-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

A 48-year-old man in Thailand was found dead at a bus stop near Pattaya, allegedly after eating durian with wine. According to a report by China Press, next to the deceased [...]
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Thai anti-corruption official accused of hiding millions in assets

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

A top anti-corruption official in Thailand has been accused of concealing millions of dollars in assets including an upscale London apartment, according to the agency tasked [...]
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The sweet taste of Bangkok’s Chinatown

19-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

An orphaned dugong named Marium, who became an internet star after being rescued in Thailand in April, has died. Veterinarians caring for the dugong off the island of Koh [...]
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Council of State seeks public opinion on civil union bill

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Draft legislation on civil partnerships for same-sex couples will not be rushed through, and its fate depends on public feedback, Justice minister Somsak Thepsutin said on [...]
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Thailand court acquits red shirt protesters of all charges

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Jurist | 6:02 AM

A criminal court in Bangkok on Wednesday acquitted 24 leaders of the 2010 red shirt protests. The court dismissed all charges, including charges of terrorism, criminal [...]
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Four new suspects in city bombings are ‘real people’

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Police are tracking down four more suspects wanted on arrest warrants in connection with the Bangkok bombings early this month, with two suspects already in detention [...]
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Ranong Port to boost trade with India

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

The Port of Authority of Thailand (PAT) is pressing ahead with the development of Ranong Port as a logistics gateway between Thailand and India as both countries have agreed [...]
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Obeying Thailand’s strict immigration rules ‘not that hard,’ says Thai immigration

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts | 6:02 AM

Complying with Thailand’s strict enforcement of long-overlooked rules for resident foreigners is “not that hard,” top immigration officials said Thursday [...]
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Thailand to ban pig imports from Burma over African swine fever

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Thailand will ban the import of pigs from Myanmar for 90 days, the country’s livestock department told Reuters on Thursday, after the neighbouring country confirmed its [...]
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Government reiterates five measures against drought

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | ReliefWeb | 6:02 AM

While the prime minister and Defense minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, is scheduled to inspect the drought situation in Surin and Buri Ram provinces next Monday (August 19), [...]
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