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Thitinan Pongsudhirak, Director of the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University, says the "happiness fair" is an effort from the junta party to promote reconciliation.
N Chandrasekaran, CEO & MD of Tata Consultancy Services, explains why a focus on the Japanese market is the "right strategy" for the Indian IT firm.
With his coalition already falling apart, it is unlikely that Prabowo can reverse what seems to be an election defeat, says Tim Lindsey, Professor of Asia Law from University of Melbourne.