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· September, 2013

Stories about Thailand from September, 2013

22 September 2013

Should Thailand Abolish the Mandatory School Uniform Policy?

Protesters equate the school uniform policy with authoritarianism but supporters believe it is necessary to promote discipline and equality

15 September 2013

Thai Rubber Farmers Continue Protest Despite Government Subsidy Plan

Rubber farmers hit by falling prices have set up road and railway blockades early this month. The government recently announced a subsidy plan but this was rejected by some protesters

13 September 2013

Thailand’s Ex-Prime Minister Criticized for ‘Stupid Bitch’ Remark

Major newspapers translated the speech as 'stupid woman' and 'stupid lady'. In any case, women groups want the Opposition leader to apologize.

12 September 2013

Thai Airways Blacks Out Logo After Runway Accident

It's standard procedure according to airline officials but it became a PR disaster for the company.

5 September 2013

Homeless Foreigners on the Rise in Thailand

A charity group reports that there is an increasing number of homeless foreigners in Thailand.

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