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Thai ex-PM Thaksin charged with terrorism over his role in deadly...

BANGKOK – Thai authorities accused ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra of terrorism Tuesday, issuing an arrest warrant on charges that carry a possible death sentence for his alleged role in de

Bangkok: Back to normal

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - After four days of rising violence and confrontation, tensions cooled down in Bangkok on Tuesday morning as the “red shirts” retreated following orders from their leaders

Thailand: civil war with a smile?

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - Thailand seems to be facing increasing difficulties in controlling its political development.

Thailand ushers in new political era

Chiang Mai, Thailand (eTN) - Member of Parliaments (MPs) voted Monday morning to proclaim Democrat Party Leader, Mr. Abhisit Vejjajiva, 44, as the 27th prime minister of Thailand.

Political crisis plunges Thai transport into chaos

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - The latent political crisis about the controversial Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej, considered by many Thais as a “proxy” of previous Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawa

Is Bangkok Post really playing fair?

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - The Bangkok Post is Thailand’s most influential English-speaking newspaper with a solid reputation for respectability. Following the recent of articles attacking the Pacific Asia Travel Association, the newspaper chief editor should maybe look back at its way to provide one-sided information on the tourism and travel industry.

Thailand election result: Good news for tourism?

BANGKOK, Thailand (eTN) - Almost 70 percent of eligible voters turned out to exercise their rights in the country’s first general election following the September 19, 2006 military coup that ousted former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.