Thailand Headlines

  • Ford Motor told to pay Thai customers for transmission woes

    A Thai court has ordered Ford Motor Co. to pay 291 customers a total of about $720,000 in compensation for selling cars equipped with faulty transmissions. The Bangkok South Civil Court's decision was welcomed Friday as a victory in a country where consumers rarely win redress. Most of...

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  • Ford Motor told to pay Thai customers for transmission woes

    A Thai court has ordered Ford Motor Co. to pay 291 customers a total of about $720,000 in compensation for selling cars equipped with faulty transmissions. The Bangkok South Civil … Click to Continue

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  • Thai court dismisses corruption case against Leicester’s owner King Power

    • Company was alleged to owe £327m to Thai government • Former anti-corruption official who filed lawsuit may appeal A legal case alleging that the Thai owner of Leicester City, King Power, criminally engaged in corruption worth £327m has been dismissed by a court in Bangkok. The lawsuit, brought by a former anti-corruption official, alleged that King Power corruptly withheld from the Thai government an agreed share of income from its duty-free franchise at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport. King...

    the Guardian
  • 1 dead, 4 wounded in roadside ambush in southern Thailand

    HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) - Police say suspected insurgents killed one person and wounded four in a roadside ambush in southern Thailand, a region that has been...

    Mail Online
  • Thailand drops royal insult charges for burning royal portraits

    A Thai appeals court has dropped royal insult charges against six people jailed for setting fire to portraits of Thai kings, it said, but they will still have to serve lengthy jail terms for damaging public property.

    IN
  • Thailand drops royal insult charges for burning royal portraits

    A Thai appeals court has dropped royal insult charges against six people jailed for setting fire to portraits of Thai kings, it said, but they will still have to serve lengthy jail terms for damaging public property.

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