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Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan

08-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

The suspect broke into political commentator’s home in Kyoto last month and sprayed unknown chemicals on the victim. Japanese police are investigating an incident [...]
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Thai health ministry receives cannabis oil for medical use

08-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Thailand’s health ministry received its first batch of legal medical marijuana Wednesday to be distributed in state-run hospitals. Public Health minister Anutin [...]
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Thailand is betting big on cannabis. Visit its first legal lab.

08-Aug-2019 Intellasia | PRI | 6:02 AM

The unraveling of harsh anti-pot laws across the world is finally coming to Asia. In East and Southeast Asia, democracies and dictatorships alike have long skewed toward [...]
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Potential for retirement properties in Thailand

08-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Thaiger | 6:02 AM

While a number of property offerings in Phuket, Hua Hin, Pattaya, Chiang Mai and more recently in Bangkok have promoted themselves as retirement-centric offerings, the jury [...]
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Canadians should ‘avoid all travel’ to parts of Thailand

08-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo Canada News | 6:02 AM

The Canadian government has issued a travel advisory for anyone currently in or planning to travel to Thailand. According to the government’s statement, Canadians [...]
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Unexploded firebomb discovered in Thai capital

Unexploded firebomb discovered in Thai capital

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

Thai authorities recovered an unexploded firebomb at a market in central Bangkok on Wednesday in what they said was a device left over from coordinated attacks last week that [...]
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Thai army destroys thousands of landmines in jungle

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

Pulling back to a safe distance atop a hill, Thai troops blew up thousands of anti-personnel landmines on Tuesday with controlled explosions that sent black plumes of smoke [...]
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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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Thailand to Bring Cryptocurrency Under Anti-Money Laundering Rules

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

Thailand’s anti-money laundering regulator is planning to amend the country’s laws to include cryptocurrency. Speaking to the Bangkok Post, Police Major general [...]
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Anutin rolls out cannabis prescriptions

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

Public Health minister Anutin Charnvirakul is set to enable hospitals to prescribe marijuana to patients in a move to make the alternative medicine more publicly available. [...]
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Thailand links Bangkok bombs to southern insurgents

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

Small bombs that rattled Bangkok as Thailand hosted world powers last week have been tied to insurgents from the conflict-hit south, the deputy prime minister said Tuesday, [...]
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Big spend coming, says Uttama

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

Expanding Thailand Future Fund (TFF) investment and tax reform are two priority policies that will boost development and help to reduce income inequality, Finance minister [...]
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Cops identify suspects for all bombs

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

Police are seeking arrest warrants over Friday’s bombing and arson spree in Bangkok after identifying suspects for all the attacks, according to Pol Lt Gen Suwat [...]
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