Thailand's interim government removes a ban on political party activities.
The Scottish Government Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse announces that he will seek an indefinite ban (an existing moratorium has been in place since 2015) on crude oil recovery in Scotland by means of the process of hydraulic fracturing.
2017-10-3 (Context: ban)
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha meets with U.S. President Donald Trump in the Oval Office. Trump says he wants to lower the U.S. trade deficit with Thailand.
2017-10-2 (Context: Thailand)
Thailand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs says it is "closely following the situation" in Rakhine State and offers aid for the governments of Myanmar and Bangladesh.
2017-09-30 (Context: Thailand)
Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is sentenced to five years in prison "in absentia".
2017-09-27 (Context: Thailand)
Senior members of the Pheu Thai Party report former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra left Thailand last week ahead of the verdict in her negligence trial. She is in Dubai where her brother, Thaksin Shinawatra, lives.
2017-08-26 (Context: Thailand)