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    Thailand promises continued support

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on August 29, 2019

    Thailand said it would continue its support to Bangladesh for the swift repatriation of Rohingya refugees. Newly-appointed Thai ambassador Arunrung Phothong Humphreys conveyed this message...

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    Asia rice: Thai export prices gain as drought hits supply, Vietnam eyes South America market

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2019

    Rice export prices in Thailand rose this week on worries that the country’s worst drought in about a decade could further squeeze supply, while Vietnam...

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    Bombs rattle Bangkok during ASEAN summit

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:01am on August 02, 2019

    Several small bombs exploded across Bangkok on Friday, rattling the Thai capital as it hosted a regional summit attended by US secretary of state Mike...

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    FBI detains Bangladesh-origin US citizen on terror charges

    New Age Online | Updated at 09:26am on July 28, 2019

    A US citizen Delowar Mohammad Hossain, originally from Bangladesh, was arrested in New York on terror charges on Friday just prior to his departure, according...

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    Bangladesh flood, Thailand drought stoke concern of drop in Asia rice supply

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019

    Drought conditions in Thailand stoked concerns of a drop in supply even as a strong baht kept export prices for the Thai variety higher than...

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    B’desh crushed to defeat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 17, 2019

    Defending champions Iran made a winning start in the AHF Men’s Asian Indoor Hockey 2019 with an 8-0 crushing win against Bangladesh in their Pool...

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    Dozens of boat people found stranded in Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:54am on July 09, 2019

    More than 60 people were found stranded near a boat in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, an official said Monday, as a trafficking route for persecuted Rohingya...

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    Stranded Rohingyas linked to human trafficking: Thai police

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 01:21am on June 14, 2019

    Thai police said on Thursday there is enough evidence to press human trafficking charges against the captain and crew of a boat carrying 65 Rohingya...

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    Rohingyas found stranded on Thai island

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:36am on June 12, 2019

    A fishing boat carrying more than 60 Rohingya Muslims was found beached on an island in southern Thailand on Tuesday, officials said.The passengers — 28...

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    Thai junta chief Prayut made PM in royal decree

    Agence-France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:10am on June 12, 2019

    Junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha formally became Thailand’s 29th prime minister Tuesday after a royal endorsement, completing a long transformation from soldier to civilian leader and...