BANGKOK (AP) — Thai Union Frozen Products is acquiring Bumble Bee Seafoods, a major seller of canned tuna in the United States, for $1.5 billion....
In the past several weeks Thailand has witnessed a series of incidents that altogether signal the beginning of the public's shift in perception. Slowly, Thais are becoming more and more concerned about the abuse of human rights, freedom and democracy. Now, Thai liberals have a reason to be optimistic despite the continuous oppression by the junta. A whiff of change is in the air....
A police spokesman has said that foreigners in Thailand are not required to carry their passports with them at all times, according to reports....
Human Rights Watch released a statement last week criticising the Thai military government’s plan to put convicts to work in the nation's fishing industry, which is notorious for employing trafficked people in harsh, dangerous conditions....
After the Koh Samui Provincial Court made the decision to start examining witnesses in the Koh Tao murder case in which British holiday makers, Hannah Witheridge, 23, and David Miller, 24, were brutally murdered, suspicions have been raised concerning the motives of the decision. ...
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