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No single ‘gay gene,’ according to largest ever DNA analysis

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

Like size or intelligence, sexual attraction isn’t defined by one gene alone, but is instead the result of the complex interplay between multiple regions of the genome [...]
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Koh Tao killers face death, lawyers mull pardon

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

The defence team of the two Myanmar nationals given the death sentence by the Supreme Court over the September 2014 murder of two British backpackers on Koh Tao were [...]
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Bangkok rated 47th safest city, Tokyo tops

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

Bangkok is ranked 47th safest of 60 countries surveyed by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), which sees Tokyo as the safest city in the world and Singapore the safest in [...]
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Sexual harassment is rife in Thailand survey

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

“I’ve seen women in Thailand begin to collectively speak out, sharing their stories and pushing back on this victim-blaming which previously has gone completely [...]
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Thailand’s top court upholds Burma workers’ death penalty in British backpacker murders

Thailand’s top court upholds Burma workers’ death penalty in British backpacker murders

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

Thailand’s Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the death sentences of Myanmar migrant workers in the high-profile murder of two British backpackers on the popular tourist [...]
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Burma pair await final appeal ruling over Brit killings in Thailand

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

Two Myanmar migrant workers sentenced to death for the murder of two British backpackers on a Thai holiday island will learn their fate Thursday when the verdict on their [...]
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Thai court upholds death sentence for Burma men over Brit killings

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

Two Myanmar migrant workers sentenced to death for the brutal murder of a pair of British backpackers in Thailand lost their final appeal Thursday in a case tainted by claims [...]
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Managing Thailand’s soaring baht

29-Aug-2019 Intellasia | KhmerTimesKH | 6:02 AM

The Thai baht has been the best performing currency in emerging Asia since 2018. On a year-on-year basis, it has roared more than 8 per cent against the US dollar and this [...]
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Thailand To Launch Value-Added Tax In 2020

29-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Pymnts | 6:02 AM

Thailand hopes to annually collect 3 billion to 4 billion baht ($98 million to $131 million) by introducing a tax on tech businesses, Reuters reported on Monday (August 26). [...]
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Thai PM breached constitution by failing to vow to uphold it: ombudsman

Thai PM breached constitution by failing to vow to uphold it: ombudsman

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

Thailand’s prime minister and his cabinet breached the constitution by failing to recite the full oath of allegiance when they were sworn in before the king last month, [...]
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Message from His Majesty the King of Thailand to be read to cabinet today

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

In what is being seen by some as a correction of his oath-taking gaffe, PM Prayut Chan-o-cha and cabinet ministers will receive a written message from His Majesty the King [...]
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Thailand Ministry of Energy set to host 2019 Asean Energy Business Forum

29-Aug-2019 Intellasia | PR Newswire | 6:02 AM

On 3-5 September 2019, Thailand, as Asean Chair for 2019, and dmg events will host the Asean Energy Business Forum (AEBF) in conjunction with the 37th annual Asean ministers [...]
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Investors have set their eyes on Thailand as the trade war deepens, says CEO

29-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

* Investors are “seriously looking at Thailand” as the US-China trade war ramps up, according to the president and CEO of US-Asean Business Council, Alexander [...]
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SC confirms its revenue projection of 19 billion baht, up over 20pct.

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

With an expansion of every segment of detached home, SC plans to launch 10 projects worth 13.3 billion baht in the second half of 2019 and increase recurring income by [...]
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Camo and crop top: Thai palace publishes consort pictures

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

Thailand’s palace website crashed on Monday after it released unprecedented pictures of the king’s consort in a fighter jet, wearing a crop top and dressed in [...]
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