Tag Thailand
Sort by: Newest   | Oldest

Thailand reassures tourists following Bangkok attack

Thailand is one of the most popular travel destinations in Southeast Asia, attracting over 30 million arrivials last year.

Bomb at hospital in Thailand wounds 24 - police

A bomb blast at a hospital in the Thai capital, Bangkok, wounded 24 people on Monday, the third anniversary of a ...

Choked by traffic, Bangkok revs up to beat air pollution

The number of vehicle has increased quickly every year in the capital city of Thailand, resulting in more sources of emission.
May 18, 2017 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Despite crackdown, people-smuggling across Thai-Myanmar border has risen

Migrants from Myanmar often do work Thais shun in sectors such as construction, agriculture and fishing, forming the backbone of Southeast Asia's second largest economy.
May 12, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

Fighting addiction at a Thai monastery

A cocaine addiction had pushed Cengiz, a 38-year-old Turkish German, to the brink of suicide, until he found salvation half a world away at a Buddhist monastery in Thailand.
May 11, 2017 | 10:56 am GMT+7

Car bomb hits Thailand's troubled south, injures 40

It's the largest attack for months on a civilian target in the troubled zone.
May 09, 2017 | 05:51 pm GMT+7

From farms to festivals, Thai folk music strikes a global chord

Long snubbed by Bangkokians as simple country music, the hypnotizing folk tunes of molam are now gathering global acclaim. 
April 29, 2017 | 03:38 pm GMT+7

Thai man broadcasts baby daughter's murder live on Facebook

Videos of a man killing his daughter before committing suicide were visible online for 24 hrs before they were taken down.
April 26, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Thais, Cambodians caught smuggling diesel oil in Vietnam's waters

The crews of 26 people from Cambodia and Thailand aboard three boats were caught last week for transferring diesel oil off Vietnam's southern coast.
April 25, 2017 | 09:54 am GMT+7

Thai man arrested for smuggling sperm to Laos

The sperm was donated from Chinese and Vietnamese men in Bangkok.
April 22, 2017 | 09:17 pm GMT+7

Thai man sentenced to life in prison in Vietnam for meth trafficking

He narrowly escaped death in a country that has some of the world’s toughest drug laws.
April 19, 2017 | 10:19 am GMT+7

Thailand tries to clean up its 'Sin City'

Pattaya is under pressure to rebrand by the ruling junta who are tired of the town’s sex tourism and gangland associations.
April 18, 2017 | 05:25 pm GMT+7

Bangkok to ban street food stalls in clean-up crusade

'They will not be allowed for order and hygiene reasons.'
April 18, 2017 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's rice export prices stable despite concerns over quality

Overseas demand for Vietnamese rice remains thin even after the country exported less in the first quarter.
April 14, 2017 | 09:46 am GMT+7

Sex in Thai city frustrates junta

Thai authorities launched a "Happy Zone" at the weekend, pledging not to allow prostitution there.
March 27, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7