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  • Why domestic investors still like Thai shares     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 12:24 AM ET

    Adithep Vanabriksha, Deputy Chief Investment Officer at Aberdeen Asset Management, explains why domestic institutional and retail investors are scooping up Thai stocks despite the political crisis.

  • We have a 'global overhang of debt': HSBC     Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 10:21 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, says emerging Asia is fast catching up with the U.S. and Japan in terms of debt.

  • BANGKOK, May 30- Thailand is expected to publish data on Friday showing stagnant consumption and investment, more evidence of a stumbling economy that will lend urgency to the military junta's efforts to get the country working again. Army chief and coup leader General Prayuth Chan- ocha has spoken of the need for broad reforms before an election.

  • *Thailand enjoys big advantage in supplier base, skilled workers. *Japanese manufacturers looking a Indonesia, India in longer term.

  • *Scores detained since coup on May 22. BANGKOK, May 28- Thailand's junta has appointed as advisers two retired generals with palace connections, putting powerful establishment figures hostile towards former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra firmly in the ascendant in the country's long-running power struggle.

  • Thailand: 'The worst is over'     Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 4:20 AM ET

    Mayuree Chowvikran, investment strategist at Maybabk KimEng Securities, says the worst is over for the Thai economy, as domestic consumption should pick up again in June.

  • BANGKOK, May 28- Thailand's trade shrank in April and factory output fell for a 13th straight month, underscoring the damage political unrest has caused and the tough job the new military government faces reviving an economy that contracted in the first quarter.

  • *Scores detained since coup on May 22. BANGKOK, May 28- Thailand's junta has appointed as advisers two retired generals with palace connections, putting powerful establishment figures hostile towards former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra firmly in the ascendant in the country's long-running power struggle.

  • BANGKOK, May 27- Thailand's military rulers settled down to work at their Bangkok headquarters on Tuesday, firmly in charge with royal endorsement while rounding up critics and searching for weapons they fear could still be used to fight their takeover.

  • Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia at Macquarie, thinks investors are being too optimistic on Thailand and explains why he remains underweight.

  • Tracking the coup's impact on Thai retailers     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 11:38 PM ET

    Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, Director for ASEAN Consumer at Standard Chartered Bank, explains why the long-term prospects for Thailand's consumer sector remain "sound."

  • *Army move came after months of political turmoil. *Army leaders moving quickly to support economy. BANGKOK, May 27- Thailand's military rulers will settle down to work at their Bangkok headquarters on Tuesday, firmly in charge after royal endorsement but facing small protests that the security forces have so far handled with restraint.

  • BANGKOK, May 27- Thailand's military rulers will settle down to work at their Bangkok headquarters on Tuesday, firmly in charge after royal endorsement but facing small protests that so far the security forces have handled with restraint.

  • Productivity at risk in Thailand: Nomura     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    Rob Subbaraman, Chief Economist, Asia ex-Japan, Nomura, says Thailand risks entering the middle-income trap if its political crisis remains unresolved.

  • Why democracy isn't working in Thailand     Monday, 26 May 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Milton Osborne, Nonresident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, says repeated military coups show a "full-scale rejection of democratic values" in Thailand.

  • *Indonesia, Philippines at greatest El Nino risk- FAO. Malaysia and the Philippines are working to manage water supplies and India has bolstered its food stockpiles. They are aiming to reduce the impact of the so-called El Nino, a weather pattern that can bring drought to Australia, Southeast Asia and India.

  • Nirmal Ghosh, Indochina bureau chief for The Straits Times, comments on the latest events in Thailand, as the army coup received royal endorsement and there was no news on when elections will be held.

  • Maintain stable outlook on Thailand: S&P     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 10:35 PM ET

    Kim Eng Tan, Senior Director, Sovereign Ratings at Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, says Thailand's strong credit matrix supports a stable rating of BBB+.

  • Farmer payouts to normalize Thailand: CLSA     Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Prinn Panitchpakdi, Country Head for Thailand at CLSA, discusses the army's decision to begin paying almost $5 billion worth of rice subsidies owed to Thai farmers.

  • With the fundamental political divide in the country unresolved, Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC, says he remains "wary" about Thailand.