Interpol seeks clues from 5 countries to
Interpol seeks clues from 5 countries to help solve mystery over Thailand ...News1130In this Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014 photo, Thai police display pictures of surrogate babies born to a Japanese man who is at the center of a surrogacy scandal during a press conference at the police headquarters in Chonburi, Thailand. Interpol said Friday ...and more »
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 11:32 am
Gov't Says 660000 Workers Now in Thailand -
The Phnom Penh PostGov't Says 660000 Workers Now in ThailandThe Cambodia Daily (subscription)In a drastic upward revision of previous government estimates, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday that some 660,000 Cambodians, or almost 5 percent of the country's entire population, is currently working in Thailand. Before the Thai ...Migrant workers 'abandoned'The Phnom Penh Postall 2 news articles »
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 8:10 pm
Thailand: Junta Leader Named Prime Minister
Human Rights WatchThailand: Junta Leader Named Prime MinisterHuman Rights WatchThe junta also instructed the National Press Council of Thailand to launch an ethics inquiry against the magazine. In protest, Phu Jad Karn Sud Sapda announced on August 2 that it would stop publication for one month. Through August 21, the magazine's ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 3:35 pm
Thailand's army ruler named prime minister 3
Thailand's army ruler named prime minister 3 months after coupMacleans.caBANGKOK, Thailand — Three months after overthrowing an elected government, Thailand's junta leader is stepping out of his army uniform to take up the post of prime minister in a move critics say will prolong his rule and bolster the military's grip on ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 2:34 pm
Thailand PM: Reform or repression? -
Thailand PM: Reform or repression?Aljazeera.comThailand's top general has been appointed prime minister, two months after overthrowing the elected government. General Prayuth Chan-ocha was the only candidate. He was chosen by a legislature predominantly made up of military and police figures, in a ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 12:09 pm
Thailand vows 'leniency' inThailand's junta has pledged leniency in the cases of babies born to surrogate mothers, as it looks to toughen rules in the lucrative but largely unregulated industry following a series of scandals. Dozens, possibly hundreds, of foreign couples are thought to have been left in limbo after entering into surrogacy arrangements through clinics in the kingdom.
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 9:38 pm
Army chief gets elected as new premier ofBANGKOK, Thailand - Army Chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha, who overthrew an elected Thai government three months ago, has decided to shed his uniform and was Thursday appointed as the new prime ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 8:21 pm
Thailand's junta upbeat on economy, butBy Orathai Sriring BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's junta wants to sell a positive story about its coup saving a troubled economy from recession, and while it seems to have business on board there is little evidence yet of a sustainable, broad-based recovery. A plethora of Thai companies shared the military government's optimism in recent earnings reports, looking to improved conditions after the ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 2:02 pm
Thailand coup General becomes Prime MinisterThailand’s junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha has been named the new prime minister of the southeast Asian nation. Gen Prayuth, 60, was nominated on Thursday in a legislature hand-picked by the ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 12:32 pm
Thailand coup leader elected PMBangkok - Thailand's coup leader was elected prime minister Thursday by the kingdom's junta-appointed legislature without a single opposing vote, raising fears of a new era of ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 12:31 pm