Thailand reassures tourists following Bangkok attack International

Thailand reassured the international community on Tuesday that it would increase security at sensitive locations a day after a  bomb exploded at a hospital in the capital, Bangkok, wounding 24 people. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack which happened at the military-owned Phramongkutklao Hospital. “Bombs will have an impact anywhere,” Foreign Minister Don […]

Thais, Cambodians caught smuggling diesel oil in Vietnam’s waters International

By Phuc Hung  &nbspApril 25, 2017 | 09:54 am GMT+7 The crews of 26 people from Cambodia and Thailand aboard three boats were caught last week for transferring diesel oil off Vietnam’s southern coast. Coast guard officials in southern Vietnam have seized more than 1.2 million liters of diesel oil that three foreign boats with […]

Thai man sentenced to life in prison in Vietnam for meth trafficking International

By Hai Duyen  &nbspApril 19, 2017 | 10:19 am GMT+7 He narrowly escaped death in a country that has some of the world’s toughest drug laws. A court in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday sentenced a Thai man to life in prison for trafficking 2.4 kg (5.3 lbs) of methamphetamine from South Africa last year. Pimtanatanasuk […]