June 09, 2022
For Medicinal and Other Purposes, Cannabis Makes a Return to Thailand
By Luke Hunt
Thailand becomes the first country in Southeast Asia to decriminalize marijuana.
February 09, 2022
Thailand Drops Cannabis From Its List of Controlled Narcotics
By Sebastian Strangio
Public Health Minister Anutin Charnivakul said the move marked the beginning of "a new history for cannabis" in the country.
February 13, 2019
Thailand’s ‘Green Rush’
By Skot Thayer
With the legalization of marijuana, Thailand hopes to carve out a stake in the global cannabis industry.
April 30, 2018
Thailand's Legendary Marijuana
By Peter Maguire
Recently, there have been signs that the Thai government is softening its stance on marijuana.
April 10, 2015
Thai Stick and the Surfing Life
By Luke Hunt
A scholarly work on the illicit marijuana trade from Southeast Asia may now be turned into a film.
August 22, 2014
China Deploys Drones in Xinjiang
By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, more on SOE reform, legalizing marijuana, and China's thirst for greatness. Friday China links.
November 30, 2012
The New War on Drugs: ASEAN Style
By Tom Fawthrop
ASEAN nations are stepping up their fight against illegal drugs as other parts of the world are taking a much different approach.