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Chinese premier’s visit set to bolster China-Thailand, regional ties

02-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

The upcoming visit by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will bring more development opportunities to Thailand while boosting ties between China and the Association of Southeast [...]
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Thai king creates boot camp-style ‘unity’ courses

02-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Thousands of civil servants, police and teachers are being sent to a military camp in Thailand for intensive training in community service and loyalty to the monarchy, [...]
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The race to eat Bangkok’s ‘biggest burger’, a 10,000-calorie challenge

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A Bangkok burger joint has become an internet sensation after YouTubers started challenging each other to eat its biggest meala near 6kg (13 pound) patty covered in fried [...]
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‘Matmo’ will bring floods to upper and central Thailand

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

Thundershowers will bring rain to northern, lower-central and eastern Thailand, including the capital and its suburbs over the next few days, according to the Meteorological [...]
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Thai entrepreneur pushing insects as the snack of the future

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

They are sold in bags like salted peanuts, or tubes like stacked potato chips, but these crunchy morsels on the shelves of Thai convenience stores and supermarkets stand [...]
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Thailand’s sugarcane oversupply sends prices south

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Oversupply, strength of Thai baht affects Thailand’s sugarcane industry leading to expected loss of $329m this season. Thailand’s sugarcane farmers are hurting as [...]
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Second bridge connecting Thailand and Burma opens

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

The second bridge connecting the Thai north-western province of Tak and Myanmar is now open. The bridge crosses the Moei river in the Mae Sot district of Tak and is expected [...]
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Trump snubs meeting with Asean leaders in Bangkok

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Analysts say US president’s absence will add to concerns about Washington’s reliability as a strategic regional partner. US President Donald Trump is skipping a [...]
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Body of Thai millionaire businesswoman found in her fridge, triggering manhunt

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

The body of a Thai millionaire businesswoman has been found entombed in concrete in her fridge. Wannee Jiracharoenying, 58, went missing in October after going to visit her [...]
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Feature: Cross-border e-commerce provides new platform for China-Thailand trade

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Cross-border e-commerce whets the appetite of millions of Chinese consumers for Thailand’s fresh durian fruits. “Monthong”, which literally means [...]
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Stronger baht has affected Malaysia’s trade, envoy to Thailand admits ahead of Asean summit

01-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s total trade with Thailand this year has dipped slightly as the baht continues to gain strength among South-east Asian currencies, Malaysia’s ambassador [...]
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US set to disappoint Asia with downgraded delegation for Bangkok summits

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The United States has downgraded its participation in back-to-back Asia-Pacific summits in Bangkok next week, a move bound to disappoint Asian partners worried by [...]
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Chiang Rai and Hat Yai airports NOT closing Thai transport minister

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | TheThaiger | 6:02 AM

Chiang Rai’s International Airport is not slated for closure, according to Thailand’s Transport minister. The comment came after Airports of Thailand’s [...]
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History of Bangkok’s ‘soi of sex’ at Patpong Museum now open in Bangkok’s famous red-light district

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The epicentre of Thailand’s go-go bar culture and Bangkok’s most famous red-light district in Patpong now has a museum which documents its colourful history. The [...]
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Thai King fires palace bedroom guards for ‘violent conduct’ and adultery

31-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Thailand’s King has fired four more palace officials, the latest in a series of high profile public dismissals that include his own royal consort. According to an [...]
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