Thailand's first MERS case declared free of
Channel News AsiaThailand's first MERS case declared free of deadly virusChannel News AsiaBANGKOK: An Omani man who became Thailand's first case of Middle East Respiratory Sydnrome (MERS) has been declared free of the deadly virus, Thailand's health ministry said on Monday (Jun 29). The 75-year-old man, who had travelled to Bangkok ...Thailand's first and only Mers victim declared virus-freeBangkok Postall 172 news articles »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 8:32 pm
London gets a taste of Thailand - Bangkok
Bangkok PostLondon gets a taste of ThailandBangkok PostThe Thai silks were there, the celebrities were there, but the warm wraps indicated that this was not Thailand, but London on a cool June evening. It was as much a social occasion as a cultural presentation, when artists of the Fine Arts Department ...
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 7:39 pm
China's influence over Thailand and Asean to
AsiaOneChina's influence over Thailand and Asean to keep growing, experts sayAsiaOneThe Thailand-China relationship over the next decades will become closer in every way, including trade, investment, tourism and services based on mutual benefit, while China will also play a more significant role throughout the ASEAN region as a key ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 7:07 pm
Take a dip in Thailand's biggest hotel pool
Stuff.co.nzTake a dip in Thailand's biggest hotel poolStuff.co.nzSitting on the edge of the Andaman Sea in one of Thailand's most beautiful spots, the Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra is a self-contained resort some distance away from downtown Krabi, but with ease of access to the region's beautiful islands via longboat ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 6:15 pm
UN agency flags Thailand over human rights
UN agency flags Thailand over human rights covenantBangkok PostThe Committee of the United Nations International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) reproved Thailand earlier this month for a lack of recognition of entrenched discrimination and for having little clear substantive policy on ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 4:29 pm
Philippine Health Authorities Confirm New
China, Malaysia and Thailand also have confirmed Mers cases, although these have been relatively more isolated. Last week, Thailand said a man who was its only Mers case so far had made a full recovery. Contact tracing Philippine health officials said in a ...
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 7:11 pm
Thailand Seizes Illegal Ivory in Crates
BANGKOK — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia. The haul was headed from Congo to Laos and transited through several ...
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 7:10 pm
Opposition to Thailand Submarine Purchase
Thai experts have questioned the utility of buying Chinese submarines on grounds that the country’s Navy is better off with surface ships and the funds could be utilized for a national healthcare project. A procurement committee of the Thai Navy last ...
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 7:06 pm
Marina Bay Sands shows interest in Thailand
Las Vegas subsidiary Marina Bay Sands expressed its interest in running a casino and convention complex in Thailand. Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd. Vice President for communications Krist Boo said that the company , if given a permission, plans to build ...
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 6:55 pm
Thailand hopes fishing crackdown will see EU
Thai seafood and fishmeal processors are confident that tougher fishing rules will improve the European Union's estimation of the country's efficiency in fishery management, while the export sector should not be affected by a short-term docking of fishing ...
Posted on 5 July 2015 | 6:38 pm