Stories By Panu Wongcha-um
123 Apr 2015 Thu
Thailand may introduce a new regulation to crack down on illegal fishing practices, as the EU and United States consider banning its seafood over concerns about slave labour.
221 Apr 2015 Tue
Reports are saying the European Union will give Thailand six months to come up with concrete policies to address its fishing industry's illegal and abusive practices failing which, it will impose sanctions on Thai seafood products.
317 Apr 2015 Fri
The new charter - which the drafting committee said was shaped by concerns over past political problems such as corruption and a lack of checks and balances - could come into effect in September this year at the earliest.
416 Apr 2015 Thu
A political group in southern Thailand are behind the bomb attack on the country's holiday island of Koh Samui, says Thai police chief.
509 Apr 2015 Thu
Thai authorities rescue 68 fishermen who are victims of forced labour, left marooned in Indonesia.
608 Apr 2015 Wed
Thailand’s Transport Ministry seeks to address concerns over the safety of planes based in the country, and bring the Thai aviation sector in line with international standards.
707 Apr 2015 Tue
Thai authorities said Article 44, which replaced martial law, will assist the government to solve national problems and prevent a repeat of widespread protests and violence in the country.
807 Apr 2015 Tue
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is scheduled to arrive in Thailand on Tuesday (Apr 7) to discuss trade expansion with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha.
902 Apr 2015 Thu
PM Prayuth Chan-ocha replaced 10 months of martial law with a new security order invoked under “Article 44” of the interim constitution. Under the new order, the Thai military retains powers similar to those they have during martial law.
1028 Mar 2015 Sat
Thai news outlets have devoted wide coverage to the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew this week.