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What Do Thailand’s New Economic Numbers Say About Its Political Future?
March 02, 2018
What Do Thailand’s New Economic Numbers Say About Its Political Future?
The good news masks a still uncertain road ahead for the ruling junta.
What Do Thailand’s New Economic Numbers Say About Its Political Future?
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
February 01, 2018
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
Polls are once again set to be postponed, delaying the country’s return to civilian, democratic rule.
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
Thai Junta Vows Crackdown Following Bomb Blasts
February 03, 2015
Thai Junta Vows Crackdown Following Bomb Blasts
Security to be tightened amid heightened political tensions.
Thai Junta Vows Crackdown Following Bomb Blasts
The Geopolitics of the Russia-China Gas Deal
May 23, 2014
The Geopolitics of the Russia-China Gas Deal
Our U.S. editors discuss the coup in Thailand and the Russia-China natural gas deal.
The Geopolitics of the Russia-China Gas Deal
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
May 20, 2014
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
The Thai military has declared martial law, deployed in the streets of Bangkok and seized media outlets.
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
Myanmar’s “E-Libraries” Bring Students Up to Speed After Military Rule
April 03, 2014
Myanmar’s “E-Libraries” Bring Students Up to Speed After Military Rule
Also: Xenophobia and immigration in Singapore, Thai PM facing legal dismissal.
Myanmar’s “E-Libraries” Bring Students Up to Speed After Military Rule
Climate Change Could Lead to the Disappearance of 1,500 Indonesian Islands
February 27, 2014
Climate Change Could Lead to the Disappearance of 1,500 Indonesian Islands
Also: Philippines’ Jollibee to open in Dubai, Thai boycotts crushing pro-Shinawatra businesses.
Climate Change Could Lead to the Disappearance of 1,500 Indonesian Islands
Singapore Braces for Haze Ahead of Indonesian Burn
February 13, 2014
Singapore Braces for Haze Ahead of Indonesian Burn
Also: Thailand braces for Friday rallies, Flappy Bird suicide hoax crops up on social media.
Singapore Braces for Haze Ahead of Indonesian Burn
Why Rice Is Heating Up Politics in Thailand and the Philippines
February 12, 2014
Why Rice Is Heating Up Politics in Thailand and the Philippines
A failed farming subsidy and rice smuggling have led to political discontent in Southeast Asia.
Why Rice Is Heating Up Politics in Thailand and the Philippines
Thailand Election by the Numbers
February 04, 2014
Thailand Election by the Numbers
Despite strong overall voter turnout, some Thais were left unable to cast a ballot.
Thailand Election by the Numbers
No Winners, Only Losers in Thailand’s Elections
February 03, 2014
No Winners, Only Losers in Thailand’s Elections
Marred by protests, the weekend vote hardly signals the end of Thailand’s troubles.
No Winners, Only Losers in Thailand’s Elections
In Thailand, Mass Protests Against Democracy
January 14, 2014
In Thailand, Mass Protests Against Democracy
Mass demonstrations for democracy are quite common. Rarely have we seen people take to the streets to oppose democracy.
In Thailand, Mass Protests Against Democracy
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
March 06, 2013
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
Although a welcome development, the latest agreement to hold peace talks is hardly sufficient for ending the conflict.
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
Thailand’s Rice Exports Hit 12-Year Low
January 25, 2013
Thailand’s Rice Exports Hit 12-Year Low
Last year Thailand lost its spot as the world’s top rice exporter. Can it bounce back?
Thailand’s Rice Exports Hit 12-Year Low
Thailand's Southern Insurgency Flares Up
December 19, 2012
Thailand's Southern Insurgency Flares Up
Southern Thailand continues to experience turbulence with three school teachers being killed.
Thailand's Southern Insurgency Flares Up
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