Move Forward’s policies are based on Taiwan’s experience: Pita

Pita Limjaroenrat, House of Representative member in Thailand Parliament, Future Forward Party.
Pita Limjaroenrat, House of Representative member in Thailand Parliament, Future Forward Party. Photo: Sirakorn Lamyai.

Move Forward’s Pita Limjaroenrat, tipped to be the next Thai prime minister, claims that several of the policies adopted by his party and its coalition [Read More…]

China starts military drills near Taiwan after US visit, ‘encircled the island’

WZ-7 Chinese high-altitude reconnaissance drone.
WZ-7 high-altitude reconnaissance drone at Zhuhai Airshow in China. Photo: Infinty 0.

The Chinese military deployment comes amid renewed tensions between Washington and Beijing. Chinese military experts consider these exercises a simulated blockade in a “stark warning”.

Taiwan-bound ‘durian’ turns out to be heroin

Control Tower at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok
Control Tower at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok. Photo: Nutjaru. CC BY-SA 4.0.

Customs officials say they have intercepted over 7 kilogrammes of heroin allegedly bound for Taiwan as part of a joint programme with international logistics agencies. [Read More…]