Prayut won’t quit over charter

Thai “red shirts” protest in 2010. Political protests are thing of the past in Thailand. Source: Wikimedia The Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha has said...

Thailand scrambles to reform seafood industry

Thailand is facing massive economic losses if it cannot export to the EU. Source: Wikimedia Bangkok has registered more than 70,000 undocumented foreign workers in...

Thailand blocks refugee rescue mission

Christopher Catrambone. Source: Wikimedia A privately funded boat that sailed to Thailand to save drowning migrants in the Andaman Sea has abandoned its mission after...

Shinawatras step up publicity drive

Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Source: Flickr  Ousted Thai prime ministers Thaksin Shinawatra and his sister Yingluck Shinawatra are distributing an increasing amount of...

Thai aviation reels from US safety downgrade

Thai Airways claims it will not be affected by the downgrade. Source: Wikimedia Thai officials have acknowledged weaknesses that caused the USA to downgrade the safety...

Japan unveils Mekong aid package

The bulk of vehicles on Thai roads are Japanese. Source: Wikimedia Japan wants to work with Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia to improve infrastructure and...

HRW dismisses Thai concession

The UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. Source: Wikimedia   Thailand's decision not to bring fresh military trials of civilians is a limited step that appears...

Thai police link bombs to one man

The Shinawatra-supporting red shirst are on the list of suspects. Source: Wikimedia A series of bombing and arson attacks in southern Thailand that killed four...

Myanmar ambassador calls for review of Koh Tao murder case

Members of the Burmese community in London protest outside the prime minister’s residence at 10 Downing Street in October last year, to call for...

India to test road to Thailand

Mandalay Palace. The highway will pass through the historic city of Mandalay in Upper Burma. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. The trial run for the India-Myanmar-Thailand (IMT)...

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