Thailand

Coordinates: 15°24′N 101°18′E / 15.4°N 101.3°E / 15.4; 101.3

Thailand (/ˈtlænd/ TY-land or /ˈtlənd/ TY-lənd;Thai: ประเทศไทย, rtgs: Prathet Thai), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (Thai: ราชอาณาจักรไทย, rtgs: Ratcha-anachak Thai; IPA: [râːt.tɕʰá.ʔāː.nāː.tɕàk tʰāj]), 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 sends medical aid to India to fight pandemic

MENA FN 01 May 2021
Steps are being taken for their speedy transportation to India.Thanking the Thailand government and the Indian community in that country, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi tweeted, "Further strengthening historical ties with a close maritime neighbour....
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Thailand sends aid to India

Beijing News 01 May 2021
Confident that we can continue to count on our partnership with Thailand," Jaishankar said. Welcoming Thailand's assistance for supporting India in tackling the pandemic, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Arindam Bagchi tweeted,"Further strengthening historical ties with a close maritime neighbour....
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India can continue to count on partnership with Thailand, says Jaishankar on receiving COVID assistance

Yahoo Daily News 01 May 2021
15 oxygen concentrator sent by Thailand (Photo/Credit ... Welcoming Thailand's assistance for supporting India in tackling the pandemic, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Arindam Bagchi tweeted,"Further strengthening historical ties with a close maritime neighbour....
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From the US to Bahrain: The countries that have sent Covid relief material to India ...

Indian Express 01 May 2021
Here is a look at the countries that have started sending relief material to India ...U.S ... Russia ... Thailand. A special flight from Thailand carrying medical infrastructure landed in India on May 1 ... Further strengthening historical ties with a close maritime neighbour. Welcome the gift of 15 oxygen concentrators from our ASEAN partner and friend Thailand....
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Meet Gen. Ronaldo Olay, the PNP’s new spokesman

Manila Bulletin 16 Apr 2021
He received formal training on intelligence and comptrollership in the PNP, Maritime Law Enforcement in Malaysia, Supervisory Criminal Investigation Course in Thailand, and commercial crimes investigation in Singapore and the United States (US) Embassy in Manila....
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PNP names new spokesman

The Manila Times 16 Apr 2021
He received formal training intelligence and comptrollership in the PNP; Maritime Law Enforcement in Malaysia; Supervisory Criminal Investigation Course in Thailand; and commercial crimes investigation in Singapore and the United States (US) Embassy in Manila....
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Forecasting Biden’s Policy in Southeast Asia

GlobalResearch 13 Apr 2021
The main difference would have been a shift in focus from Laos – and by extension, Indochina – in 1961, to Thailand on the mainland and to the Philippines in maritime Southeast Asia ... After all, Thailand – also a major non-NATO ally – and the Philippines are the only two Southeast Asian nations party to the 1954 Manila Pact....
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Three more Vietnamese crew of capsized boat rescued

Malaysian National News Agency 30 Mar 2021
... at an abandoned oil rig close to the Malaysia-Thailand border, near Pasir Puteh, yesterday, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA)....
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Vietnamese drifting at sea for five days rescued near Tok Bali

Malaysian National News Agency 29 Mar 2021
... drifting at sea for about five days, was found clinging to a buoy by a local ship near the Malaysia-Thailand border in Tok Bali near here, yesterday....
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In a first, Indian Navy to participate in French naval exercise La Perouse, Quad allies ...

MENA FN 25 Mar 2021
India's maritime diplomacy The Indian Navy also carried out war games with the navies of Singapore and Thailand in the Andaman Sea, soon after the Malabar Exercise ... Seychelles and Mauritius, as well as coordinated patrols (CORPATs) with Bangladesh, Thailand and Indonesia....
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Seafaring felines: Cats have long had adventures aboard ships

The Washington Post 21 Mar 2021
Recent fishing boat rescue in Thailand was just one of many maritime cat tales ... ....
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Taming black swan: multilateral diplomacy for sustainable growth in era of disruption

Korea Times 16 Mar 2021
White sand beach at Kham-Tok Island in Thailand / Gettyimagebank ... With regard to maritime connectivity, Thailand plans to link Ranong Province on the Andaman coast to the port town of Krishnapatnam in India's Andhra Pradesh, as an additional channel to promote inter-regional trade....
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Amid coronavirus, Thailand works for sustainable growth through diplomacy

The Jerusalem Post 03 Mar 2021
Throughout the years, Thailand has consistently pursued a common theme across all regional frameworks ... With regard to maritime connectivity, Thailand plans to link Ranong Province on the Andaman coast to the port town of Krishnapatnam in India’s Andhra Pradesh, as an additional channel to promote inter-regional trade....
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