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Thai coup

Thailand delays return to democracy

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Thailand's military-backed legislature, the "National Reform Council (NRC)", on September 6 rejected a widely unpopular draft of a new constitution. The country's return to...
Singapore launches standalone tourism campaign in China

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Singapore is mounting a drive in China to market itself as a standalone tourism destination, officials said on June 23, after a drop in...
Tourist numbers in Thailand likely to meet 2014 target

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International tourist arrivals in Thailand are likely to reach nearly 27 million in 2014 as targeted, Thai News Agency on June 24 reported the...
Mass departure of Cambodian workers hits Thai businesses

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Thai officials said on June 17 that the sudden exodus of some 180,000 Cambodian labourers would dent the economy as migrant workers, fearing reprisals...
Ruling Thai general to chair country’s Board of Investment

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The ruling general of Thailand's junta which took over power on May 22, Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha, will chair a new 18-person Board of Investment...
Airline bookings to Thailand collapse

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Airline bookings to Thailand have nosedived, a travel association said on June 1, after the military took over the government on May 22, hitting...
Indonesia wants tourists to forget Thailand and travel to Bali

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The Bali chapter of the Indonesian Tourist Industry Association (GIPI) sees the situation in Thailand as an opportunity for Bali to boost the number...
Thai junta to ‘clean up’ boards of state-owned companies

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A purge of several state enterprise boards is expected to be the next step the coup-makers take following massive transfers of senior state officials...
Thai junta promises to clear rice farmers’ outstanding bills

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The army-led National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) in Thailand has instructed the Finance Ministry and Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives to...