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Thai PM congratulates Cambodia on successful election

World

Thai PM congratulates Cambodia on successful election

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha on August 8 sent a congratulatory message to Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen for gaining overwhelming support in the general election on July 29, according to Thailand’s freshnewsasia e-newspaper.

Thailand works to boost sustainable border development

ASEAN

Thailand works to boost sustainable border development

Thai envoys to neighbouring countries and 32 governors of its border provinces will meet in a two-day meeting since August 9 with the theme of “Synergised efforts to enhance security, prosperity, and sustainable development in the Border Provinces”.

PM to attend ACMECS 8, CLMV 9 in Thailand

Politics

PM to attend ACMECS 8, CLMV 9 in Thailand

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a Vietnamese delegation to the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) and the 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Summit (CLMV 9) in Bangkok, Thailand from June 15-16.

Thai Foreign Minister faces pressure to resign

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Thai Foreign Minister faces pressure to resign

The Thai Constitution Protection Association on June 3 issued a statement calling on Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai to step down before the Constitutional Court makes a verdict on the scandal related to his wife’s failure to declare her stockholdings.

Thailand leads world in rice export in Q1

ASEAN

Thailand leads world in rice export in Q1

Thailand was the world's rice top exporter in the January to March period with 2.78 million tonnes shipped abroad, up 3.1 percent year-on-year, according to the Thai Rice Exporters Association.

Thai Government works to stabilise rice price

World

Thai Government works to stabilise rice price

The National Rice Policy Committee of Thailand, chaired by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, has recently approved a mechanism to build rice barns in a bid to stabilise rice price and facilitate rice export.

Thai PM to join MRC summit in Siem Reap

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Thai PM to join MRC summit in Siem Reap

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha is scheduled to attend a Mekong River Commission (MRC) summit in Cambodia, where he will be meeting with top leaders of Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.

Thai PM confirms progress in peace talks

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Thai PM confirms progress in peace talks

Thai Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha claims that peace talks between the government and southern rebel groups are progressing well, with the ultimate goal of restoring peace and confidence in the violence-torn south.

Thailand: Major political parties begin membership reconfirmation

World

Thailand: Major political parties begin membership reconfirmation

Major political parties in Thailand on April 1 began the process of reconfirming their memberships and resumed official contact with their members for the first time since the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) issued a ban on political activity following the coup d'état in May 2014.

GMS leaders vow greater cooperation

Business

GMS leaders vow greater cooperation

Leaders of the nations in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) delivered their commitments to stronger regional cooperation at the plenary session of the sixth GMS Summit in Hanoi on March 31.