The Nation (Thailand)

About The Nation (Thailand)

The Nation is a broadsheet, English-language daily newspaper founded in 1971 and published in Bangkok, Thailand.

Curiosity

Thailand to legalize medicinal marijuana

Agencies step up research, confident law will be changed; recreational use to be illegal.

Analysis, Environment

Thai seafood giant to address slavery issues at UN

Thailand’s progress in promoting human rights in the fishing industry will be addressed in a panel session on modern slavery and human trafficking at the United Nations General Assembly by seafood giants Thai Union.

Environment, News

Climate Change: Four years is all we have

Grim reports on climate change say act now or be ready for catastrophe.

News

Thai elections on February 24, maintains government

Political observers remain sceptical citing Junta’s flawed record of keeping promises.

Curiosity

Ten arrested in Thailand for sharing rape allegations about resort island

Ten Facebook users who shared content regarding a rape claim on Koh Tao island have been arrested for allegedly violating the Computer Crime Act in Thailand.

Curiosity

They’re all out! Mission Accomplished!

Rescuers lead final four boys and their coach to freedom.

Opinion, Politics

West has judged Prayut – soon it’s Thailand’s turn

Critics of the junta left dismayed by his warm reception in France and Britain should remember there’s an election coming.

Opinion, Politics

Thai junta was no good for anyone

After four years of military rule, we are back where we were, and our neighbours have moved on.

Diplomacy, News, Opinion

Assad is heedless of the timid West

Saturday’s missile strikes on Syria were so restrained as to be utterly ineffective.

Opinion, Politics

The cult of Prayut Chan-o-cha

Support is growing for the general’s continued role as premier, but there’s a catch that’s being overlooked.

Economics, Opinion

Workers’ disrupted future could be quite rosy

Far from being a major problem, the increase in artificial intelligence can contribute to the work place.