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‘Travellers are more at risk in Europe and US than Bangkok’ claims tourism boss

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Tourists are more at risk in Europe or America than in Bangkok, according to a tourism chief who is urging travellers not to boycott Thailand. In an open letter, William [...]
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Temple of Thai gastronomy named best restaurant in Asia

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Thai restaurant in Bangkok helmed by an Australian-born chef has been named the best restaurant in Asia for a “feisty” menu that elevates the punchy authentic [...]
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Thai war widows bear heavy burden of insurgency

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Widowed and blinded in one eye by vengeful rebels, Tungrudee Jaiin was left to raise four children alone in insurgency-ravaged southern Thailand, where women carry a heavy [...]
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Children become latest victims of Thai violence

Children become latest victims of Thai violence

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The father grimaced and wept as he struggled to contain his grief at the death of his two children in a grenade attack during a weekend trip to a mall in downtown Bangkok [...]
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Thai army chief cautions nation may ‘collapse’ as violence mounts

Thai army chief cautions nation may ‘collapse’ as violence mounts

26-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army chief warned Monday the country risks “collapse” unless it pulls back from escalating violence after attacks in recent days left three [...]
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Girl killed, dozens hurt in attack on Thai protest

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Gunmen in a pickup truck attacked an anti-government protest in Thailand’s east, killing at least one, an 8-year-old girl, and wounding dozens, as violence in the [...]
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Blood, sandals on street as bomb kills two, wounds 22 in Thai capital

Blood, sandals on street as bomb kills two, wounds 22 in Thai capital

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A bomb killed two people and wounded at least 22 in a busy shopping district of the Thai capital on Sunday, hours after supporters of Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra [...]
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3 dead in weekend attacks on Thailand protests

3 dead in weekend attacks on Thailand protests

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An apparent grenade attack against anti-government protesters occupying an upscale shopping area of Thailand’s capital killed at least two people Sunday, the latest [...]
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Greater China, Thailand connectivity opens up new opportunities

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Nationmultimedia | 6:00 AM

There was a major breakthrough in connectivity between Thailand and China in December when the 4th Mekong Friendship bridge opened, linking Thailand and Laos between Chong [...]
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Thai PM leaves Bangkok as bombs, gunfire punctuate unrest

Thai PM leaves Bangkok as bombs, gunfire punctuate unrest

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, the target of anti-government protesters who have blocked parts of Bangkok for weeks, has left the city and is staying 150 km (90 [...]
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Thailand Tourism Faces $2.7B Loss Amid Unrest

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Ibtimes | 6:00 AM

The turbulence in Thailand showed no signs of abating Sunday after clashes between Thai security forces and antigovernment protesters over the weekend resulted in three [...]
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MPIC eyes projects in Thailand, Indonesia

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 6:00 AM

Infrastructure holding firm Metro Pacific Investments Corp. is scouting for fresh overseas investment opportunities related to its core water utility and tollroad businesses [...]
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Japan data, Thai turmoil in focus for Asia

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

A slew of data from Japan this week is likely to be in focus amid concerns that momentum in the country’s economic recovery is waning. Political developments could also [...]
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Grenade kills two in Bangkok amid fears over political violence

Grenade kills two in Bangkok amid fears over political violence

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A woman and a child were killed in a grenade attack Sunday in a main Bangkok shopping district, drawing the Thai prime minister’s denunciation of “terrorist [...]
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Thai rice farmers call off airport protest

24-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of angry Thai rice farmers called off a threat to descend on Bangkok’s main airport Friday in a rare reprieve for the embattled government after months of [...]
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