Thai authorities have heightened security measures at landmarks in Bangkok and at the country’s airports after an intelligence report outlined possible plots in the capital and its surrounding areas at the end of the month.
The police report published Monday said that a group of unidentified suspects planned to attack airports, tourist attractions, car parks and department stores in and around the capital between October 25 and October 30.
Airport security officials cleared a Bangkok Airways plane bound from the Thai capital to Phuket after conducting a bomb search, national media reported Sunday.
The heightened security measures in the Belgian capital of Brussels, which were in place earlier this week due to the terror threat, cost the country 51.7 million euros (nearly $55 million) daily, local media reported.
Heightened security at the Grand Palace, one of Bangkok’s favourite tourist destinations. (Photo by the author.) With protesters still shutting down many of Bangkok's main arteries, the Thai capital today is congested with traffic a...
A Christmas-time threat targeting Westerners in Beijing led to heightened security Thursday in a tourist-friendly area of the capital.