Thailand

Thai police charge Frenchman with rape of British tourist

Thai police charge Frenchman with rape of British tourist

Published 10/04/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A French citizen has been charged with raping a British backpacker on a popular Thai holiday island, police said on Tuesday. The [more…]

Philippines, Malaysia put Uber-Grab deal under anti-competition…

Philippines, Malaysia put Uber-Grab deal under anti-competition…

Published 02/04/2018

MANILA/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Philippines and Malaysia said on Monday they will look into whether Uber Technologies’ [UBER.UL] move to sell its Southeast Asian business [more…]

Cambodian farmers sue Thai sugar group Mitr Phol over alleged land…

Cambodian farmers sue Thai sugar group Mitr Phol over alleged land…

Published 02/04/2018

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Farmers from Cambodia have filed a lawsuit in a Thai civil court against Asia’s largest sugar producer, accusing it of rights [more…]

Thailand’s election commission opens registration for new parties

Thailand’s election commission opens registration for new parties

Published 02/03/2018

Members of Thai Citizen Power party summit their documents to register their political party at the Election Commission Office in Bangkok, Thailand, March 2, 2018. [more…]

Trunk show: Elephant genome study offers surprises

Trunk show: Elephant genome study offers surprises

Published 26/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: An elephant walks in Amboseli National Park in front of Kilimanjaro Mountain, Kenya, March 19, 2017. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic/File PhotoWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The most [more…]

Portrait of Thai royal insult exile sold to help activists

Portrait of Thai royal insult exile sold to help activists

Published 19/02/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A portrait of a prominent critic of the Thai monarchy was sold in an online auction for $6,745, which will go into [more…]

Thailand decorates Myanmar’s army chief amid Rohingya crisis

Thailand decorates Myanmar’s army chief amid Rohingya crisis

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Myanmar military commander-in-chief, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, attends a military exercise at Ayeyarwaddy delta region in Myanmar, February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Lynn [more…]

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany February [more…]

Boeing may express interest in Canada fighter jet bid: executive

Boeing may express interest in Canada fighter jet bid: executive

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: The Boeing logo is seen on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner airplane in Long Beach, California March 14, 2012. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File PhotoSINGAPORE (Reuters) - [more…]