6 Mar 2020
A new report from the World Bank, launched yesterday morning (5 March) at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand (FCCT), said that the number of people living in poverty in Thailand has risen in recent years, despite the success in reducing poverty over the last three decades.
15 Jul 2013
Nothing matches the outrage of the privileged middle class when they think they have a grievance. Can’t cash in your frequent flyer miles for the trip you fancy? A violation of fundamental human rights. No English-language soundtrack for the Thai TV broadcast of the sports programme you’ve been waiting for? Blatant discrimination against the linguistically challenged. All strings pulled and the munchkin still can’t get into the primary school of choice? The end of civilization as we know it.