Trip of the week | Koh Samui Thailand Island Discovery
- Columbus Dispatch
THE TRIP: This 16-day sightseeing package takes travelers to to the popular vacation island of Koh Samui. Guests will stay 15 nights at the Chaba Samui Resort and snorkel the azure waters of Koh Tao island. On the island, guests will find exciting ...
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Chatuchak Market in Bangkok is one of the largest open-air flea markets in Thailand
, attracting locals and tourists alike. It boasts more than 8,000 vendors selling every type of good under the sun: ceramics, antiques, furniture, clothing and ...
Global response needed to arrest of Thai Muslim youth
- Anadolu Agency
More than 100 Malay Muslim youth from Thailand's
southernmost provinces have been detained by security officials in the capital over the past three weeks, prompting their leaders to call on the international community to take action against Bangkok.
UN General Assembly Pays Tribute to Thailand's King Bhumibol
- AEC News Today
As the interregnum in the Chakri dynasty throne entered its 15th day the 27th plenary meeting of the seventy-first session of UN General Assembly paused to pay tribute to the life of Thailand's
King Bhumibol Adulyadej (King Rama IX) who died October 13 ...
Israeli arrested in Thailand on drug charges
The unnamed Israeli was arrested following a raid by Thai police and military personnel on a well-known guesthouse in Bangkok; Following discovery of 22 grams of marijuana, suspect is being charged with intent to distribute in addition to possession of ...
The difficulty of making a career in South Korea
- Bangkok Post
The few that remain regularly visit the Buddhist temple for religious purposes, sign the book of condolences, and transfer money to their families in Thailand
at the temporary bank booth. A 36-year-old woman from Sa Kaeo who arrived in South Korea last ...
Getting the green light
- Bangkok Post
As of Sept 30, Thailand
had 52 electric sedans on the road. There are roughly 1.3 million electric cars on the roads worldwide, but with fears batteries will flatten in traffic or flooding will lead to lasting damage, Thai drivers have been slow on the ...
Thai embassy hosts seminar to promote medical tourism
- Muscat Daily
Organised by the Tourism Authority of Thailand
in cooperation with the Thai Embassy in Muscat, the seminar was titled, 'Seminar for Promoting Medical Tourism'. The main aim of the event was to promote existing cooperation between Thailand
and Oman in ...
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Thailand (/ˈtaɪlænd/ TY-land or /ˈtaɪlənd/ TY-lənd; Thai: ประเทศไทย, rtgs: Prathet Thai, pronounced [pra.tʰêːt tʰaj]), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (Thai: ราชอาณาจักรไทย, rtgs: Ratcha-anachak Thai [râːt.t͡ɕʰa.ʔaː.naː.t͡ɕàk tʰaj]), formerly known as Siam (Thai: สยาม, rtgs: Sayam [sa.jǎːm]), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Southeast Asia. With a total area of approximately 513,000 km2 (198,000 sq mi), Thailand is the world's 51st-largest country. It is the 20th-most-populous country in the world, with around 66 million people. The capital and largest city is Bangkok.Thailand is a constitutional monarchy and was a parliamentary democracy until the coup in May 2014 by the National Council for Peace and Order. Its capital and most populous city is Bangkok. It is bordered to the north by Myanmar and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Myanmar. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India on the Andaman Sea to the southwest.The Thai economy is the world's 20th largest by nominal GDP and the 27th largest by GDP at PPP. It became a newly industrialised country and a major exporter in the 1990s. Manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism are leading sectors of the economy. It is considered a middle power in the region and around the world.