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    UN refers Saudi teen to Australia for refugee resettlement

    Reuters. Sydney | Updated at 01:43pm on January 09, 2019

    United Nations has asked Australia to consider refugee resettlement for an 18 year old Saudi woman who fled to Thailand saying she feared her family...

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    China must act to stem Myanmar’s runaway meth trade

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 08:42pm on January 08, 2019

    China should rein in the methamphetamine-producing militias under its influence in eastern Myanmar and stem the flow of precursor chemicals fuelling the multi-billion-dollar drug trade,...

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    Asylum assessment of Saudi woman in Thailand to take days: UNHCR

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 02:48pm on January 08, 2019

    The asylum claim of a young Saudi woman who resisted deportation from Thailand in a gripping, live-tweeted ordeal will take ‘several days’ to assess, the...

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    Floods, blackouts after storm Pabuk hits Thailand

    Agence France-Presse . Nakhon Si Thammarat | Updated at 12:08am on January 06, 2019

    Floods and blackouts caused by Tropical Storm Pabuk left nearly 30,000 people in evacuation shelters across southern Thailand Saturday, as relieved tourists stranded on islands...

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    Thai king to be crowned in ceremonies May 4-6

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 02:44pm on January 01, 2019

    Thailand's king will be officially crowned in elaborate ceremonies on May 4-6 as the latest ruler in the centuries-old monarchy, the royal palace said on...

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    Bangladesh held by Thailand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2018

    Bangladesh were held to a 1-1 draw by hosts Thailand in their second match of the UEFA Under-15 men’s friendly tournament at Chang Arena, Buriram...

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    Thai junta lifts ban on political activities

    Reuters. Bangkok | Updated at 01:50pm on December 11, 2018

    Thailand lifted a military-imposed ban on political activities that has been in place since 2014, a government statement published on the Royal Gazette website said...

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    Thailand rubber farms stretched as US-China trade war saps demand

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018

    They work in the pre-dawn gloom tapping trees for the ‘white gold’ that has made their country the world’s top rubber producer — but as...

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    Thailand keen to invest in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on September 18, 2018

    Thailand entrepreneurs expressed their interest to invest in the potential sectors of Bangladesh as its government has a political will to ensure trade and investment-friendly...

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    Thailand eases 4-year ban on political activities

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:40am on September 15, 2018

    Thailand partially eased its ban on political activities, the ruling junta announced Friday, allowing political parties to recruit new members for the first time in...