Six months on from the coup, the Thai economy remains in bad shape. And the outlook - at least in the short term - is also bleak, despite optimism among some local economic houses.
Watching a Discovery documentary last week gave me a chilling insight. A Nepali man whose community had been wiped out by floods from melting Himalayan glaciers was speaking: You in developed countries can continue driving your cars and doing other...
When it comes to economic policies, what I like the most about this junta is its plan to cut fuel subsidies.
Adaptation and mitigation" is a phrase we are hearing more and more often following natural disasters linked with climate change.
Step into any five-star hotel's function room and you'll likely see Thais in dark business suits mingling with foreigners. Suit-and-a tie has become the norm for young Thai males, while traditional Thai-style shirts have disappeared from...
In Myanmar, people have strong religious faith. On weekends and even weekdays the major pagodas in Yangon are often packed with worshippers praying for a better life.
Historically, Thailand has been a peaceful country. For most Thais, everyday life has continued undisturbed even under Japanese occupation during World War II and through more than a dozen military coups in the past 80 years.
As the implementation of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) draws near, Thai businesspeople remain upbeat on the prospects for trade and investment.
In dangerous times, there is no sin greater than inaction."
The most popular section among newspaper readers is the obituaries.