), formerly known as Siam (Thai: สยาม; rtgs: Sayam), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia. 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.

Thailand is governed by the National Council for Peace and Order that took power in the May 2014 coup d'état.Its monarchy is headed by King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who has reigned since 1946 as Rama IX, as he is the ninth monarch of the Chakri Dynasty. He is currently the world's longest-serving head of state and the country's longest-reigning monarch; he has reigned for 69 years, 250 days.

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Thailand charges more activists with sedition, royal insults

Yahoo Daily News 08 Mar 2021
Thailand Protests. A pro-democracy activist, Jatupat Boonpattararaksa gestures with a three-fingers salute, a symbol of resistance as he arrived at the Attorney General office in Bangkok, Thailand, Monday, March 8, 2021 ... Thailand Protests ... Thailand Protests ... Yahoo News is better in the app ... Thailand Protests ... Thailand Protests ... Thailand Protests.
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Escalating violence raises pressure for Myanmar sanctions

Rapid City Journal 08 Mar 2021
Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, said in a news conference on Thursday ... Thailand, with a 2,400 kilometer (1,500-mile)-long border with Myanmar and more than 2 million Myanmar migrant workers, does not want more to flee into its territory, especially at a time when it is still battling the pandemic.
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Thailand mulls Covid-19 vaccine passports for tourists

Independent online (SA) 07 Mar 2021
Bangkok - Thailand is considering Covid-19 vaccine passports and quarantine exemption amid efforts to boost the country's ailing tourism sector ... "If we decide to unveil the plan, China will be among the first countries that we're going to negotiate with," Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam told Xinhua news agency.
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Anti-government protesters return to street, defying ban on public gathering

Malaysian National News Agency 07 Mar 2021
WORLD. Anti-government protesters return to street, defying ban on public gathering ... " data-media="">. 06/03/2021 11.50 PM. By Linda Khoo Hui Li ... No untoward incidents reported ... -- BERNAMA. Keywords. thailand protest anti-government. Related News ... Thailand, Vietnam to bring home citizens stranded in Myanmar. Myanmar ... More News. Super League ... × ... Close.
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Escalating violence ups pressure for Myanmar sanctions

Rapid City Journal 07 Mar 2021
Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, said in a news conference on Thursday ... Thailand, with a 2,400 kilometer (1,500-mile)-long border with Myanmar and more than 2 million Myanmar migrant workers, does not want more to flee into its territory, especially at a time when it is still battling the pandemic.
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MILKING PAKISTAN FOR WHAT IT’S WORTH

Dawn 07 Mar 2021
The (relative) good news is that the sector is currently running at its optimum level ... The further bad news is that the upsurge may be temporary ... According to a May 2020 Dawn news report, the industry transferred 120 billion rupees to 250,000 farmers, many of whom are women.
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Pro-democracy protest in Thailand passes without violence

Yahoo Daily News 06 Mar 2021
Thailand. Anti-government protesters march to the criminal court during a protest in Bangkok, Thailand, Saturday, March 6, 2021 ... Thailand. Anti-government protesters march to the criminal court during a protest in Bangkok, Thailand, Saturday, March 6, 2021 ... Thailand ... Yahoo News is better in the app ... Thailand ... Thailand ... Thailand ... Thailand.
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Thailand mulls Covid-19 vax passports

The Siasat Daily 06 Mar 2021
Thailand is considering Covid-19 vaccine passports and quarantine exemption amid efforts to boost the country’s ailing tourism sector ... “If we decide to unveil the plan, China will be among the first countries that we’re going to negotiate with,” Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam told Xinhua news agency.
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US urges China to play helpful role to end Myanmar coup

Malaysian National News Agency 06 Mar 2021
WORLD. US urges China to play helpful role to end Myanmar coup. " data-media="">. 05/03/2021 04.47 PM ... "Our message has been very clear ... More than 50 people have been killed in protests in Myanmar since the junta took power on Feb ... --BERNAMA. Keywords ... Related News. Thailand, Vietnam to bring home citizens stranded in Myanmar ... More News ... COVID ... ×.
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India steers clear of criticising Myanmar military

Indian Express 06 Mar 2021
Another major connectivity project is the India-Myanmar-Thailand trilateral highway worth about $250 million, which is to be later extended to Vietnam. Top News Right Now ... 'They failed to calculate how resolute we are'GoM’s good news plan ... For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App ... Latest News ... Trending News.
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Our Consolidated Subsidiary, ASUKA Foods Jointly Hosted "WAGYU & MAGURO FESTIVAL 2021" in Thailand

Odessa American 05 Mar 2021
Central Group is the biggest retailer in Thailand with operation in 13 countries in Europe and Asia ... https.//www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210304006205/en/ ... In future from now to 2022, ASUKA Foods and Central Group will jointly host the events introducing Japanese foods and products throughout Thailand ... News links.
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UN Calls on ASEAN States to Leverage Myanmar Military Junta to Protect People's Freedoms

Urdu Point 05 Mar 2021
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 05th March, 2021) The United Nations is calling on the member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to exert pressure on the Myanmar military, which recently overthrew the civilian government, to protect the human rights ...

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