Press Review on the Iranian bomber in Bangkok

Bangkok Pundit has a fairly exhaustive press review of the bombing in Sukhumvit 71 (Phrakanong or Soi Pridi if you are Thai).

Thailand faces crises and opportunities with AEC Coming in 2015

We cannot escape the AEC. Even if we don’t want to work in other Asean countries, citizens from those countries will certainly come to work in Thailand

Wages for manufacturing workers in Thailand lower than in China

The WSJ report notes China still have some infrastructure advantages, but Southeast Asia also faces enormous hurdles, including underdeveloped legal systems and problems with corruption . There is also the possibility that costs could spiral more than expected as workers learn more about wage gains in China and press for raises.

Reporting from Thailand’s political front lines

Author: Nick Nostitz In 25 October 2009 I went to northeast Thailand, this time to the village of Nong Wua So, about 40 kilometres outside the city of Udon Thani, to observe a red shirt rally: village-style. When I arrived in the early afternoon the action had not yet begun

Should Hong Kong be worried about Thailand’s ‘Red Shirts’?

HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — The Greek sovereign-debt crisis and fiscal frailty of…

Thai Capital Market Committee expands Futures trading

Securities firms and futures traders are now free to include any type…

Political turmoil affects Thailand’s credit ratings

The chairman of the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) on Wednesday said…