Thai marine police recover the bodies of 13 Burmese migrant boatpeople whose boat sunk in a storm in the Andaman Sea.
Burma yesterday urged Nok Air to expand its footprint in the country to cover the major cities of Naypyidaw, Mandalay and Bagan.
Thailand’s Energy Minister Pongsak Raktapongpaisal has urged his Burmese counterpart to speed up the US$12-billion Tasang hydroelectric dam project.
Conditions are not in place yet for the organised repatriation of thousands of refugees along the Thai-Burma border, according to a report released The Border Consortium.
Thais emerge positive from tripartite meeting on Dawei after Burma agreed to secure loans from the Asian Development Bank.