Thailand to re-launch women-only train carriages

24 July 2014, 4:11 am

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's railway authority said on Thursday it will re-launch women- and children-only carriages in main routes nationwide after a 13-year-old girl was raped and killed in her berth on an overnight train earlier this month.... Read More »

Thailand urges Israel to relocate workers

24 July 2014, 12:05 am

BANGKOK, Thailand – Thailand on Thursday, July 24, urged Israel to relocate 4,000 Thai nationals working near the battle-scarred Gaza strip after one of its citizens was killed. Israeli police said a farm laborer, Narakorn Kittiyongkul, died on Wednesday, July 23, when a projectile fired from Gaza... Read More »

New constitution gives Thai junta sweeping powers

23 July 2014, 1:38 pm

BANGKOK (AP) -- Thailand's new temporary constitution that gives the military government sweeping powers in the run-up to a planned October 2015 election also allows the leader of the current ...... Read More »

New Constitution Gives Thailands Junta Sweeping Powers

23 July 2014, 1:37 pm

Thai soldiers stand guard along roads blocked around the Victory Monument. Bangkok: Thailand's new temporary constitution that gives the military government sweeping powers in the run-up to a ...... Read More »

Thai Junta Unveils Temporary Constitution

23 July 2014, 8:46 am

BANGKOK - Thailand's military junta has unveiled an interim constitution that allows the army to retain sweeping powers. And the army chief, who currently has total executive and legislative ...... Read More »

Thailand junta adopts interim constitution

23 July 2014, 7:25 am

Bangkok — Thailand adopted a temporary constitution on Tuesday, taking its first step toward the slow return of electoral democracy after two months of military rule. But the charter’s clauses allow the ruling junta to continue to hold substantial power even after an interim Cabinet and legislat... Read More »

Junta constitution gets Thai kings nod

22 July 2014, 9:54 pm

Agence France-Presse Bangkok, 22 July Thailand's junta won approval from the King today for an interim constitution mapping out year-long political reforms expected to curb the influence of ...... Read More »

Thai Coup Leader Seeks Royal Approval of Interim Constitution

22 July 2014, 9:39 am

BANGKOK - Thailand's military leader, General Prayuth Chan-ocha, is due to meet the king on Tuesday to secure endorsement from the head of state for an interim constitution, the palace said. The ...... Read More »

Thai Airways – a parallel with Malaysia Airlines

22 July 2014, 4:45 am

BANGKOK, Thailand - While the Malaysian government seems now ready to step in to save Malaysia national carrier Malaysia Airlines, which survival is at stake, a similar -but more discreet scenario- ...... Read More »

Thailand to reclaim top rice exporter spot after poor Indian rains

20 July 2014, 8:05 pm

MUMBAI/BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand is set to reclaim its status as the world's top rice exporter as weak monsoon rains curb India's crop, helping the Southeast Asian country's new military government offload bulging stockpiles. Fewer Indian exports would allow Bangkok to win better pric... Read More »