Can the King’s Speech Pacify Thailand?
December 05, 2013
Can the King’s Speech Pacify Thailand?
While offering a temporary respite from the protests, the aging King cannot solve the broader issues dividing Thailand.
Can the King’s Speech Pacify Thailand?
Thai Dance Students Go Back to School with New York’s Battery Dance Company
October 10, 2013
Thai Dance Students Go Back to School with New York’s Battery Dance Company
Western dance workshop in Thailand underscores cultural differences.
Thai Dance Students Go Back to School with New York’s Battery Dance Company
Harrison Ford and Rihanna: Environmental Crusaders?
September 27, 2013
Harrison Ford and Rihanna: Environmental Crusaders?
Western celebrities have ruffled official feathers over the environment in Thailand and Indonesia.
Harrison Ford and Rihanna: Environmental Crusaders?
Thai Tear-Jerker Video Goes Viral
September 18, 2013
Thai Tear-Jerker Video Goes Viral
A Thai mobile company’s video advert has the whole world crying.
Thai Tear-Jerker Video Goes Viral
Bangkok Bling: Thailand’s Shopaholics Speak
September 02, 2013
Bangkok Bling: Thailand’s Shopaholics Speak
Thai super shoppers seem to embrace the news that more luxury malls are coming.
Bangkok Bling: Thailand’s Shopaholics Speak
Philippine Floods: Benigno Visits Hard-Hit Areas
August 22, 2013
Philippine Floods: Benigno Visits Hard-Hit Areas
Plus, Thai police have increased their efforts to crack down on illegal street racing. Thursday ASEAN links.
Philippine Floods: Benigno Visits Hard-Hit Areas
Thailand’s Proposed Amnesty Law Sows Seeds of Discontent
August 07, 2013
Thailand’s Proposed Amnesty Law Sows Seeds of Discontent
Protestors are filling Bangkok’s streets, calling for justice for past political bloodshed.
Thailand’s Proposed Amnesty Law Sows Seeds of Discontent
Southeast Asia Scales Down on Subsidies
July 03, 2013
Southeast Asia Scales Down on Subsidies
Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia have recently downgraded key subsidies. Public response is mixed.
Southeast Asia Scales Down on Subsidies
Indy Thai Literature Struggles to Find Its Voice
July 01, 2013
Indy Thai Literature Struggles to Find Its Voice
Bangkok may be World Book Capital for 2013, but support for independent bookstores and publishers lags.
Indy Thai Literature Struggles to Find Its Voice
Xayaburi Dam Threatens Mekong River’s Giant Catfish
June 24, 2013
Xayaburi Dam Threatens Mekong River’s Giant Catfish
The Xayaburi Dam poses a problem for the Mekong River’s fish and the people living beside it.
Xayaburi Dam Threatens Mekong River’s Giant Catfish
Bangkok Named Top MasterCard Global Destination in 2013
June 19, 2013
Bangkok Named Top MasterCard Global Destination in 2013
Bangkok has supplanted London as the world’s hottest destination, with a little help from the movies.
Bangkok Named Top MasterCard Global Destination in 2013
Thai Monks Living Large: Private Jets and Bling
June 19, 2013
Thai Monks Living Large: Private Jets and Bling
A number of signs suggest Buddhism is at a crossroads in the kingdom of Thailand.
Thai Monks Living Large: Private Jets and Bling
Behind the Mask: Thailand’s Latest Political Movement Takes to the Streets
June 12, 2013
Behind the Mask: Thailand’s Latest Political Movement Takes to the Streets
The masked protesters are the latest development in an ongoing fight for political control.
Behind the Mask: Thailand’s Latest Political Movement Takes to the Streets
Thai Deaths Cast Doubts over Malaysian Diplomacy
May 27, 2013
Thai Deaths Cast Doubts over Malaysian Diplomacy
Continuing violence in Thailand’s south has cast doubt on Malaysia’s capacity as a peace facilitator.
Thai Deaths Cast Doubts over Malaysian Diplomacy
Water, the Great Regional Threat
May 22, 2013
Water, the Great Regional Threat
Asia meets in Thailand to discuss water, as the threat to water security mounts.
Water, the Great Regional Threat
America and South Korea to Conduct Naval Exercises
May 14, 2013
America and South Korea to Conduct Naval Exercises
How will North Korea respond? The Diplomat presents its preview for the upcoming week.
America and South Korea to Conduct Naval Exercises
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