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Japanese journalist pulls a ‘Weiner’ in Thailand – Jakarta Post


Japanese journalist pulls a 'Weiner' in Thailand
Jakarta Post
Japanese broadcaster TV Asahi apologised Saturday after its Bangkok bureau chief posted an image of his genitals on a mobile forum set up by Thailand's foreign ministry, which warned of "consequences". A spokesman for the channel said the unnamed …

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Posted on 1 August 2015 | 11:19 am

Chevrolet facelifts Cruze in Thailand – Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Chevrolet facelifts Cruze in Thailand
Bangkok Post
Chevrolet Sales Thailand has facelifted the Cruze compact saloon, even though all-new replacements have already been revealed in China and the US. The five-year-old C-segment contender from the American nameplate struggling in Thailand gets restyled …

Posted on 1 August 2015 | 10:41 am

Thailand bans foreigners and gay couples from using surrogate mothers – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Thailand bans foreigners and gay couples from using surrogate mothers
Daily Mail
The new laws mark an end to a debate over commercial surrogacy triggered in 2014 after a Western Australian couple left a surrogate twin boy behind in Thailand when they were told he was suffering from Down's syndrome. They took home his healthy sister …
Gay couple fight to get surrogate baby out of ThailandInternational Business Times UK
Thailand declares itself closed for surrogacy as a gay couple struggles to get Fusion
Thailand's ban on gay and foreign surrogacy just came into effectGay Star News
News24 -Bangkok Post
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Posted on 1 August 2015 | 12:54 am

UPDATE 1-Ecuador signs $2.5 bln oil supply deal with Thailand – Reuters


The Malaysian Insider

UPDATE 1-Ecuador signs $2.5 bln oil supply deal with Thailand
Reuters
It is unclear whether the agreement with Thailand will also allow the country to offer the Ecuadorian crude to the highest bidder. Low oil prices have hit the economy of Ecuador, OPEC's smallest member, leading it to seek new funding sources in order
Ecuador signs US$2.5 billion oil supply deal with ThailandThe Malaysian Insider
Ecuador signs $2.5 bln oil supply deal with ThailandReuters Africa

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Posted on 1 August 2015 | 12:33 am

Interact celebrates new St. Paul home and collaborations in Thailand – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press


Interact celebrates new St. Paul home and collaborations in Thailand
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
"We'll do scenes from some of the shows we've done in Thailand in the past, some songs we've created with artists there. Kevin (Kling) will tell stories about his experience, probably some brand-new ones since we've had such a life-changing experience.".

Posted on 31 July 2015 | 9:07 pm

Snow Town theme park opens in tropical Thailand – Fox News


Fox News

Snow Town theme park opens in tropical Thailand
Fox News
eet4543656fgdfgfg.jpg. The sprawling indoor attraction features real snow. (Snow Town Bangkok). Excited residents in Thailand's capital flocked to experience the joys of snow for the first time at the grand opening of the country's first Snow Town
Tourists Enjoying Snow Town Indoor Theme Park in ThailandTravelPulse

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Posted on 31 July 2015 | 8:03 pm

A Chance Meeting on a Beach in Thailand Led to Love – Yahoo Travel


Yahoo Travel

A Chance Meeting on a Beach in Thailand Led to Love
Yahoo Travel
In 2004, I decided to move to Thailand and teach English in Bangkok. At the time, I was just focusing on my new journey and trying to learn Thai. I wanted to do a little sightseeing, so a new friend suggested that I visit Hua Hin. It was only about

Posted on 31 July 2015 | 7:35 am

Thailand: Bye Bye Baht If Bank Of Thailand Cut Rate Again – Barron’s (blog)


Thailand: Bye Bye Baht If Bank Of Thailand Cut Rate Again
Barron’s (blog)
The threat of a rate hike from the Federal Reserve Bank aside, the Bank of Thailand also seems to encourage the baht to weaken (to attract Chinese tourists?). The central bank cut its benchmark interest rate in April, and in recent days, the governor

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Posted on 31 July 2015 | 4:23 am

Foreigners Rush Out Of Indonesia, Malaysia And Thailand; Korea, Taiwan Next? – Barron’s (blog)


Foreigners Rush Out Of Indonesia, Malaysia And Thailand; Korea, Taiwan Next?
Barron’s (blog)
In the last two months, foreigners net sold close to $10 billion of their portfolios in emerging Asia ex-China, data provided by Credit Suisse shows. Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand have “capitulated” to foreign selling. This year, foreigners have net

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Posted on 31 July 2015 | 3:44 am

Thinking critically about democracy and education reform in Thailand – Washington Post (blog)


Thinking critically about democracy and education reform in Thailand
Washington Post (blog)
Critical thinking is seen, of course, as an essential skill for college and careers — but it is also essential in a healthy democracy. Here is a post about the Kingdom of Thailand, a country that straddles monarchy and democracy and where educators

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Posted on 30 July 2015 | 3:22 pm

Thailand news, all the latest and breaking Thai news

Thailand news, all the latest and breaking Thai news from telegraph.co.uk.

Slave boats tracked by satellite to Papua New Guinea fishing grounds

Fishing trawlers which fled an Indonesian slave island earlier this year loaded with trafficked workers have been located by an Associated Press investigation









Posted on 27 July 2015 | 2:55 pm

Thai general among 72 indicted over human trafficking

The move comes days before release of annual United States report ranking nations on anti-trafficking efforts which last relegated Thailand to the bottom rung









Posted on 24 July 2015 | 9:41 am

Thai police failed to check CCTV near where Britons were killed

Defence lawyer in the Koh Tao murder trial said police had not examined CCTV footage near where David Miller and Hannah Witheridge were killed in September









Posted on 23 July 2015 | 4:39 pm

British backpacker murder trial to resume in Thailand

Defence team to focus on DNA evidence in trial of men accused of killing Hannah Witheridge and David Miller









Posted on 22 July 2015 | 2:59 am

Farmers fight over water as Thailand suffers worst drought in 10 years

In pics: Farmers fight over water as Thailand suffers worst drought in 10 years









Posted on 14 July 2015 | 4:40 pm

Thai backpacker murder family leaves court in tears as relatives describe loss for first time

Family of David Miller speak about their ordeal for the first time on third day of the trial of two Burmese migrant workers accused of the killings









Posted on 10 July 2015 | 2:05 pm

British backpacker murder trial in Thailand descends into confusion over DNA evidence

A senior Thai police officer appeared confused about what DNA evidence his department has and told the defence lawyer he would need to check









Posted on 9 July 2015 | 8:31 am

‘Significant’ new evidence supplied by UK as British backpackers murder trial begins

The families of Hannah Witheridge and David Miller, who were killed on the island of Koh Tao last September, arrive in court for trial of two Burmese suspects









Posted on 8 July 2015 | 11:24 am

Thailand murders: victims’ families arrive for trial

Watch as relatives of the two British backpackers killed in Thailand arrive for the first day of the trial









Posted on 8 July 2015 | 7:21 am

Controversial trial of alleged killers of British backpackers to start in Thailand

Two Burmese men accused of killing Hannah Witheridge and David Miller on Koh Tao last September go on trial on Wednesday, amid controversy over their treatment by Thai police









Posted on 7 July 2015 | 4:51 pm