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Drought reveals lost temple in Thailand submerged by dam

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

Thousands are flocking to see a Buddhist temple in central Thailand exposed after drought drove water levels to record lows in a dam reservoir where it had been submerged. As [...]
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Prawit: More arrests, bombs investigation making progress

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

The investigation into the Bangkok bombings is making progress and more suspects have been arrested, deputy prime minister Prawit Wongsuwon said on Tuesday, but remained [...]
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Thai industry minister urges central bank to intervene to curb baht

07-Aug-2019 Intellasia | TheedgeMarkets | 6:02 AM

Thailand’s new industry minister on Monday urged the central bank to intervene more in foreign exchange markets to help private companies suffering from the [...]
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Homemade bombs found near 7-Eleven shop in Thailand

06-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AsiaOne | 6:02 AM

Two homemade bombs were found in Pak Kret, northwest of Bangkok, on Sunday but police are linking them to vocational students. The two “ping-pong” bombs were [...]
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Footage shows Bangkok bombing in mall minutes from Asean summit

Footage shows Bangkok bombing in mall minutes from Asean summit

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

Footage emerged Saturday of the moment a bomb exploded in a Bangkok mall as the city hosted a major summit, the device apparently hidden inside a cuddly toy animal. There [...]
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Thai dissident band in Laos flee to France for political asylum

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

A Thai activist folk band who went into hiding in Laos have arrived in Paris to apply for asylum in France, a band member and activist said Saturday, after months living in [...]
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Thailand seeks more than 10 suspects for series of bombs in Bangkok

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

Thai security forces are hunting more than 10 suspects in connection with a series of bomb attacks in Bangkok last week, prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Monday. Six [...]
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Laos, Thailand launch freight train service

06-Aug-2019 Intellasia | XinhuaNet | 6:02 AM

Laos and Thailand have launched a freight train service across the Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge between Lao capital Vientiane and Nong Khai province to facilitate import and [...]
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Bombs rattle Bangkok during Asean summit; two suspects held

Bombs rattle Bangkok during Asean summit; two suspects held

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

Two men from Thailand’s insurgency-hit south have been arrested and linked to several small bombs which rattled Bangkok Friday as it hosted a regional summit attended [...]
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Thai king names mistress official concubine in ceremony alongside new wife of 3 months

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Fox News | 6:02 AM

The King of Thailand held an odd ceremony Sunday where he named one of his top generals and longtime girlfriend as his official mistress, a role that has not formally been [...]
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Thailand, Laos launch cross-border freight train

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

The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) on Thursday launched a freight train across the First Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge at Thailand’s Nong Khai railway station near the [...]
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PM holds urgent meetings with Thailand’s economic tsars today

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:02 AM

The PM has put himself in control of Thailand’s economic matters nominating himself as Chair of the Council of Economic Affairs. Today the PM Prayut Chan-o-cha holds [...]
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Bangkok explosions: two injured in three blasts reported in Asean host city

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

Several small explosions have been reported across Bangkok, injuring at least two people, as the city plays host to foreign ministers from the UK, the US, China and Russia. [...]
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Thailand plans larger budget deficit for fiscal 2020

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

Thailand is planning for larger budget deficit of 469 billion baht ($15.21 billion) for the fiscal year beginning on October 1, the head of the budget bureau said on [...]
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Thailand set to deliver first batch of medical marijuana

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

Thailand plans to distribute about 10,000 bottles of cannabis oil next week for hospital patients, a government official said on Thursday, the first official use of medical [...]
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