The incident reportedly occurred just five days after the man started working at an elephant sanctuary in northern Thailand.
A new scheme approved by Thailand’s department of labour will make it more convenient for migrant to extend their permits to work in the Kingdom.
The trial of 92 suspected human traffickers, arrested after the discovery of shallow graves of migrants in Thai jungle, began in Bangkok on Tuesday.
Disarmament of ethnic armed groups should go hand-in-hand with comprehensive reforms of Burma’s security sector, including the Tatmadaw.
A special sitting of Burma’s Union Parliament elected Htin Kyaw as the country’s first democratically-elected president since 1962.
The military questioned the NLD’s presidential picks, as tensions simmered between the two sides before parliament votes on who should get the top job.