At opening of Myawaddy-Mae Sot bridge, State Counselor hails close ties and vows to continue working to boost connectivity with Thailand
Across Southeast Asia, social enterprises are helping narrow inequality and create livelihood opportunities, but they need recognition, not regulation.
The Election Commission said members of the royal family should stay above politics, echoing a sharp rebuke from the king that her bid was "inappropriate" and unconstitutional.
In stunning move, Princess Ubolratana breaks tradition of royals eschewing politics
But many gay people say the new law does not go far enough. It does not recognize marriage between same-sex partners, or give them the right to adopt or have children as a couple.
Children are being raised by the SAW organization; many were abandoned at Mae Tao Clinic or the public hospital in Mae Sot.
Thailand revoked the requests after fears foreign firms would dominate a market thrown open last month when the government approved the drug for medical use and research.
The man’s wife and another man survived the mass shooting in Thailand where the rate of gun ownership and gun-related deaths is among the highest in Asia.
Controversy surrounds the patent requests of foreign firms which could dominate the market, making it harder for Thai patients and researchers to access marijuana for medical use.
Thai police are searching for three suspects who were seen arguing with the couple over a cow the night of the attack, said U Zayar, a community volunteer.
Military government lifts ban on political activity
"[W]e are willing to adapt further and respect the law," said Niran Yangpan. "But they must also respect our right to the land and to the sea. It is all we have."
Details of huge industrial park and port project remain vague, NGOs say
Durian may be banned in some airports, public transport and hotels in Southeast Asia for its pungent smell, but the Chinese are huge fans.
Team members were seen arriving at the temple clad in black suits to pay their respects to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who died in a helicopter crash on Oct. 27.