Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Thai PM revokes emergency measures after week of protests
Thailand’s premier revoked an emergency decree aimed at quelling pro-democracy protests on Thursday after it failed to stamp out daily rallies demanding his resignation and reforms of the ...
22 October 2020, 11:52
Thousands of Thais again defy protest ban in Bangkok
Thousands of Thais joined protests that popped up across Bangkok on Saturday in defiance of a crackdown on three months of demonstrations aimed at the government and the powerful monarchy.
17 October 2020, 18:34
Thailand declares emergency, cracks down on protesters
Thailand issued an emergency decree banning gatherings of more than four people on Thursday as it launched a crackdown on escalating pro-democracy demonstrations that have also targeted the ...
15 October 2020, 11:02
Thai visa processing getting easier, quicker: Envoy
Outgoing Thai ambassador Arunrung Phothong Humphreys has said the Thai visa processing is going to be easier and quicker for Bangladeshi businessmen and other people
11 October 2020, 14:56
17 dead in Thailand bus-train collision
At least 17 passengers were killed and more than dozen injured on Sunday when a bus collided with a train in Thailand
11 October 2020, 10:04
Spectre of university massacre looms over Thai student protests
Relentless gunfire, lynched bodies, frenzied mobs—the horrific violence Krisadang Nutcharut witnessed at Thammasat University more than 40 years ago propelled him into a legal career now spent ...
5 October 2020, 11:22
Thai students don local fabric to help villages beat COVID slump
From student uniforms to graduation gowns, Thailand is encouraging universities to use local fabric to make clothing and boost incomes in villages hit hard by the coronavirus.
26 September 2020, 11:16
Thai protesters vow to keep up fight after 'people's plaque' removed
A 'People's Plaque' installed by protesters near Bangkok's Royal Palace was also "planted in the hearts of the Thai people," activists said Monday, vowing its removal marked only the beginning of ...
21 September 2020, 19:11
Thailand hands over swab testing units to IEDCR
Arunrung Phothong Humphreys, ambassador of Thailand to Bangladesh, on Tuesday handed over swab testing units to the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) and icddr,b
8 September 2020, 14:17
Thailand protest boycotts force businesses to pick sides
The protesters seek the departure of prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, a former junta leader, and new elections. Some have also called for reforms of the powerful monarchy of King Maha ...
29 August 2020, 12:32