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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.

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 ...

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

Vietnamese lose appetite for ‘Made in China’ household electrical appliances

Thailand has taken over from China to become Vietnam’s top supplier of household electrical appliances.
March 23, 2017 | 04:49 pm GMT+7

Thailand crowns transgender beauty queen

A Thai contestant  was crowned Miss International Queen 2016 - a contest billed as the world's largest and most popular transgender pageant.
March 14, 2017 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

An elephant fruit buffet in Thailand

About 60 elephants in Thailand's Ayutthaya enjoy a fruit buffet to commemorate Elephant Day, in order to raise awareness and end their exploitation.
March 13, 2017 | 06:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnam growing expensive taste for foreign fruit and vegetables

The country spent $164 million on fruit and vegetable imports in the first two months of 2017, up 55 percent on-year.
March 13, 2017 | 12:31 pm GMT+7

China set to cut into India, Vietnam rice exports in 2017 - USDA

Falling demand and overseas competition are expected to bite into Vietnam's rice exports.
March 12, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Mexico's rice import plan may open door for Vietnamese grain

The plan could help Vietnam's rice shipments rebound from an eight-year low in 2016.
March 07, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Snakes and scorpions in US marine survival training in Thailand

Drinking snake blood and throwing chickens are some of the 'jungle survival' skills U.S. troops are being taught as part of a ten-day joint military exercise in Thailand.
February 18, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7