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Thailand's 'up country' boom fuels political
Washington PostThailand's 'up country' boom fuels political divideCNN(CNN) -- Thailand's warring political factions hardly need red shirts and yellow shirts to identify themselves: a short few hours by road from Bangkok reveals a dramatic shift in culture. In central Bangkok, the young and moneyed throng the bars of ...Should you go to Thailand for Christmas?Sydney Morning HeraldLooking for Democracy in Thailand's Democrat PartyABC NewsThai riots explained: Behind the deadly clashesNEWS.com.auReuters -The Japan Timesall 207 news articles »
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 8:47 am
Shy engineer turns superstud after Thailand
Firstpost (satire)Shy engineer turns superstud after Thailand tripFirstpost (satire)Published on December 11, 2013 by idiot420. Bangalore. Prashant Sharma, an IT professional, who once upon a time used to be a shy man, turned into a superstud after making a pilgrimage to the holy country of Thailand. afasd. Somewhat similar is the ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 4:05 am
Avram Grant interested in Thailand job -
Goal.comAvram Grant interested in Thailand jobGoal.comFormer Chelsea and Portsmouth manager Avram Grant, who was in Thailand recently for vacation and found the time to meet up with his agent, has stated his desier to work in the country. "I come to Thailand quite often, almost every year," he told Goal ...and more »
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 2:20 am
Thailand's Bikers Descend on Chiang Mai -
The Irrawaddy News MagazineThailand's Bikers Descend on Chiang MaiThe Irrawaddy News Magazine... at the Real Biker Custom Show. (Photo: Brennan O'Connor / The Irrawaddy). CHIANG MAI, Thailand — Last weekend hundreds of avid motorcyclists converged at the Chiang Mai Sports Complex in northern Thailand for the Real Biker Custom Show.Thailand is welcoming large numbers of tourists during this high season.4Hoteliersall 7 news articles »
Posted on 10 December 2013 | 11:41 pm
“Teflon Thailand” is starting to lose
“Teflon Thailand” is starting to lose tourists to its political chaosQuartzIt took a while, but Thailand's political troubles are finally taking a bite out of its giant tourism sector, which along with the broader economy has been largely immune to the country's periodic bouts of unrest. A million tourists—400,000 ...and more »
Posted on 10 December 2013 | 9:17 pm
Cejka shoots 64 to take 1st-round lead inCHON BURI, Thailand (AP) — Four-time European Tour champion Alex Cejka of Germany upstaged a star-filled field with an 8-under 64 Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the Thailand Golf Championship.
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 4:00 am
Thailand's self-exiled ex-PM may neverBANGKOK (AP) — Since being ousted as Thailand's prime minister in a 2006 military coup, Thaksin Shinawatra has been a very busy man. The billionaire bought and sold England's Manchester City football club, acquired a titanium mine in Zimbabwe, started a lottery in Uganda and acquired a Nicaraguan passport. He met with Vladimir Putin and Nelson Mandela.
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 1:53 am
Thailand unrest fails to deter AustralianTourists keep flocking to Thailand's most popular destinations despite mass demonstrations and political upheaval.
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 1:11 pm
Boom fuels Thai political divideThailand's warring political factions hardly need red shirts and yellow shirts to identify themselves: a short few hours by road from Bangkok reveals a dramatic shift in culture.
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 8:39 am
Thailand Egypt UAE and India most popularMOSCOW, Russia - Egypt, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and India are taking the lead in the rating of the most popular countries for New Year, ITAR-TASS quoted the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) as saying on Monday 9/12/2013. "Despite the fact that demand for New Year tours is late, tourists have become more active and reached a peak," ATOR said, adding that beach and ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 6:29 am
Thailand Golf Championship 2013 LeaderboardST LOUIS (LALATE) – The Thailand Golf Championship 2013 Leaderboard prompts live score results in a couple of hours. The Asian Tour heads to Amata Springs Country Club in Chonburi today for second round action. But Jose Rose is try to put ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 7:36 am
Delhi woman claims husband mercilesslyNEW DELHI: A newly married woman has accused her husband, an executive with a private firm, of brutally raping and sodomizing her during their honeymoon in Bangkok and Thailand, police said on Thursday. The 23-year-old victim, along with her ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 5:28 am
Thailand crush Indonesia 4-1 in SEA GamesThailand romped to a 4-1 win over Indonesia in their Group B football match of the South East Asian Games in Yangon. Looking to win their second group match in as many outings, the Thais come out attacking on Thursday and took the lead in the ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 5:25 am
Autonomous drones could’ve helped containIn the past few weeks, the world had its eyes on Southeast Asia as Thailand and Singapore were engulfed in riots. In Thailand, tens of thousands of anti-government protesters demanded the resignation of the Thai Prime Minister. In Singapore, foreign ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 11:11 pm
Thailand's self-exiled ex-PM may neverBANGKOK (AP) — Since being ousted as Thailand's prime minister in a 2006 military coup, Thaksin Shinawatra has been a very busy man. The billionaire bought and sold England's Manchester City football club, acquired a titanium mine in Zimbabwe, started a ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 10:24 pm
Respect for democracy in ThailandTwo weeks later, on September 19 2006, the army was in the streets and the military took power, repeating a tragic pattern that has bedevilled Thailand's politics for decades. Jump forward to 2013 and Thailand is again ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 5:00 pm
Thailand Political Standoff: TheThis week, Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, sister of controversial former leader Thaksin Shinawatra, dissolved parliament in response to an escalating anti-government protest movement. Led by former Deputy Prime ...
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 4:35 pm
Thailand's prime ministerAnti government protesters sit with a placard outside the Government House, which houses Thai prime minister's office in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. Desperate to defuse Thailand's deepening political crisis, ...
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 12:42 pm
Thailand's protests: Has YingluckBY MID-AFTERNOON on December 9th, the leader of Thailand's would-be revolution, Suthep Thaugsuban, was celebrating the capture of Bangkok's government district...
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 9:33 am
Thailand's Parliament Dissolved,BANGKOK (AP) — Desperate to defuse Thailand's deepening political crisis, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolved the lower house of Parliament on Monday and called for early elections. But the moves did nothing to ...
Posted on 8 December 2013 | 11:42 pm