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Thai court jails blind woman for 1-1/2 years over royal insult

She posted on her Facebook account an article by Giles Ungpakorn, a Thai-British academic and vocal opponent of ...

Thailand cuts back N. Korean trade to nearly 'none': goverment

'It's expected that by late 2017 there will be no export or import of goods between Thailand and North Korea.'
December 14, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Dining goes digital for Thailand's street food vendors

Thailand is famous for its traditional street stalls that offer everything from stir-fried noodles to clothes.
November 23, 2017 | 12:22 pm GMT+7

Twenty Chinese Uighurs use blankets to escape Thai cell

The 20 were part of the last remaining group of more than 200 Uighurs who were detained in 2014.
November 20, 2017 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

Thailand plans joint arms factory with China

China has become an increasingly important source of weapons for Thailand since the army seized power in 2014.
November 16, 2017 | 06:20 pm GMT+7

Female bodybuilders stretch for new beauty standard in Thailand

'Today, sporty trends are in.'
November 11, 2017 | 09:07 am GMT+7

Thailand revokes passports of exiled former PM Yingluck

'All of Yingluck's passports have been revoked now,' said Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai.
October 31, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Go-go going as Chinese women fuel Thai tourism boom

Women tourists to Thailand outnumber men for first time last year.
October 20, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

Thai hotels booked up ahead of funeral of revered king

The funeral will run for five days next week. 
October 16, 2017 | 08:18 pm GMT+7

Thai air safety upgrade opens up growing China, Korea, Japan markets

The biggest beneficiaries would be smaller carriers, such as Thai AirAsia X, NokScoot and Thai Lion.
October 09, 2017 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Trump hails 'very strong' ties with Thailand

'We've had a long and very storied history with Thailand. We have a very strong relationship right now.'
October 03, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Thai court to rule on runaway ex-PM Yingluck in absentia

'She hasn't contacted me at all since last month,' said Yingluck's lawyer.
September 27, 2017 | 08:31 am GMT+7

3 Vietnamese arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horns

The group was busted trying to smuggle about $453,000 worth of rhino horns from Angola to Vietnam.
September 24, 2017 | 05:09 pm GMT+7

Indonesia overtakes Thailand to become Vietnam’s top car supplier in August

Tariff cuts under a regional trade deal are making cars from Southeast Asia more affordable in Vietnam.
September 18, 2017 | 02:40 pm GMT+7