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    1. FT Photo Diary

      October 23, 2014

      Bangkok tattoo contest

      Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters Competitors show their tattoos at the MBK Tattoo Contest 2014 in a shopping mall in Bangkok,...

    2. October 23, 2014

      Thailand’s economic tsar has one year to deliver

      Thailand’s economic tsar has a vision of a country at the heart of southeast Asian trade, digital business and vast...

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    1. beyondbrics

      October 23, 2014

      India steps up tobacco warnings to combat nearly 1m deaths

      India has stepped up efforts to curb nearly 1m tobacco-related deaths a year by issuing new rules to embolden the health...

    2. beyondbrics

      October 22, 2014

      Malaysia revs up for re-run of "Asean car" dream

      The dream of an “Asean car” was first floated, in broad terms, by former prime minister of Malaysia, Mahathir Mohamad, when...

    3. October 16, 2014

      There is a strong economic case for universal health coverage

      Leaders in emerging markets often tell me they want to improve their competitiveness while lifting people out of poverty and...

    4. October 16, 2014

      Uncertain prognosis for Thailand’s medical tourism boom

      Bangkok’s Bumrungrad International Hospital is in the heart of the city’s Arab quarter and has an Islamic prayer room,...

    5. October 15, 2014

      Thai leaders risk policy backlash among country’s elite

      Calls for inheritance taxes, property levies and a crackdown on cronyism could come from any of the political parties rising...

    6. October 14, 2014

      Malaysia bourse to broaden offerings

      Bursa Malaysia, the southeast Asian country’s exchange, is moving to revive its almost defunct financial futures products by...

    7. October 10, 2014

      Executives line up to advise Thai regime

      Baker & McKenzie, the world’s largest law firm by revenues, proclaims on its website that it supported an Australian...

    8. October 8, 2014

      Tinkering with textbooks is futile in the age of Google

      First they staged a military coup in the pursuit of happiness. Then they put on festivals so people can experience that...

    9. October 8, 2014

      Thailand car sales hit by double whammy

      Plunging car sales in Thailand have left carmakers scrambling to revive their fortunes in a market that is both a production...

    10. October 8, 2014

      US and European carmakers face hurdles in southeast Asia

      Few places in southeast Asia highlight the ambition driving western carmakers to sell vehicles in the region as well as the...

    11. October 8, 2014

      Thai PM to meet kindred spirit on Myanmar trip

      Myanmar and Thailand have a torrid history but the ex-generals who now head both governments will meet on Thursday with what...

    12. FT Photo Diary

      October 7, 2014

      Thailand's young buffaloes

      Chaiwat Subprasom/Reuters Boys wear horned helmets and body paint for Chonburi’s annual buffalo race, east of Bangkok. The...

    13. October 6, 2014

      World Bank cuts China growth forecast

      China will not only fall short of its own target of about 7.5 per cent growth this year but will miss out on an...

    14. October 5, 2014

      Asian fund houses to grow at Europe’s expense

      Asian fund houses are poised to take market share from their western rivals following the introduction of pan-Asian fund...

    15. October 3, 2014

      Thailand stifles memories of past conflicts

      Suchada Jakpisut saw a fellow student shot dead on the bank of Bangkok’s Chao Phraya river in 1976, as they fled...

    16. October 2, 2014

      AirAsia chief says rival’s restructuring will benefit his carrier

      Tony Fernandes, the chief executive of Kuala Lumpur-listed AirAsia, Asia’s largest low-cost airline, has welcomed a planned...

    17. October 1, 2014

      Thailand set to tap unspent billions in effort to create jobs

      Thailand’s military-controlled government plans to tap billions of dollars of unused public spending in a fresh effort to...

    18. FT Photo Diary

      September 30, 2014

      Phuket Vegetarian festival

      Borja Sanchez-Trillo/Getty Vegetarian festival devotee of Jui Tui shrine parades through the streets in Phuket, Thailand....

    19. September 30, 2014

      Watch and jewellery market resilient beyond China

      On Singapore’s Orchard Road, roughly equivalent to Fifth Avenue in New York, Hong Kong-based jeweller Temptations is about...

    20. September 28, 2014

      Movers & shakers: September 29

      ● Former World Bank programme leader Astrid Manroth has joined Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management as head of environment...

    21. September 25, 2014

      Asia ready for Fed tightening, says ADB

      Asian policy makers are now much better prepared to manage the onset of higher US interest rates, making a repeat of last...

    22. beyondbrics

      September 24, 2014

      Five reasons why the picture is looking gloomy for global trade...

      The World Trade Organisation released its latest forecasts for global trade on Tuesday and it is not a pretty picture. The...

    23. beyondbrics

      September 24, 2014

      Indonesia deploys tiny killer wasps to save cassava crop

      Scientists are looking to a tiny variety of killer wasp to spare Indonesia from the ravages of a bug that is threatening the...

    24. September 24, 2014

      Thai officials keep close eye on foreign elections

      Thailand’s election officials have been keeping busy in spite of military rule – by travelling abroad at taxpayers’ expense...

    25. beyondbrics

      September 22, 2014

      Fund Watch: EM healthcare is sole focus for Sectoral fund

      Unhealthy lifestyles are spreading through emerging market (EM) economies, as people adopt fast-food diets, work in...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      September 22, 2014

      Detained in Pattaya

      Paula Bronstein/Getty Thai ladyboys are detained inside a police van on their way to the police station in Pattaya,...

    27. September 21, 2014

      Barings cautious about Singapore and Malaysia

      Soo Hai Lim, Barings’ Asian equities manager, is cautious about topping up his exposure to Singapore and Malaysia due to...

    28. September 19, 2014

      Kim Kaewkraikhot: hot spice and a dog called Bum

      Kim Kaewkraikhot started out running a street stall in Bangkok, but her Thai Leisure Group now operates 11 restaurants...

    29. September 12, 2014

      Caring sells Wentworth to Chinese group

      Restaurant and club owner Richard Caring has sold Wentworth Golf Club to the Chinese conglomerate Reignwood for £135m – only...

    30. beyondbrics

      September 8, 2014

      Guest post: two China investment stories reveal the benign and the ugly

      By Andrew Colquhoun, Fitch Ratings Does China invest too much? The country has been investing about 48 per cent of its GDP...

    31. September 1, 2014

      Military men fill top Thai cabinet posts

      Thailand’s junta leader has handed top cabinet jobs to his close military allies and two senior civilian officials who...

    32. August 31, 2014

      Thailand’s ultra-monarchists export vigilante justice

      DJ Ken slips the replica gun from his bag and shows it to the camera, explaining menacingly that this is his “gift for...

    33. August 28, 2014

      Thai court drops murder charges against former premier and deputy

      The leader of anti-government protests that triggered May’s military coup in Thailand walked free on Thursday after judges...

    34. FT Photo Diary

      August 28, 2014

      Elephant buffet

      Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP Elephants feast on a buffet of fruits and vegetables as part of the annual King’s Cup elephant...

    35. August 27, 2014

      Baht shrugs off falling Thai exports

      When analysts at CitiFX a week ago asked “Can the Thai baht (THB) continue to outperform?” they noted that one reason the...

    36. August 27, 2014

      Thailand junta woos foreign investors with ‘open economy’ plans

      The Thai junta’s economic czar sought to woo foreign investors on Wednesday with a vision of an “open economy” boosted by...

    37. August 25, 2014

      Rubber prices under pressure from Thai junta

      Thailand’s ruling generals have revived the ousted civilian government’s plans for a big rubber stockpile sell-off in a move...

    38. August 21, 2014

      Kuoni profits hit by global turmoil and currency volatility

      Kuoni, the Swiss tour operator, has been hit by political turmoil in some of its popular destinations and the impact of...

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