ACMECS: Promoting Balanced Development in the Sub-Region

The Ayeyawady – Chao Phraya – Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy (ACMECS) is a cooperation framework amongst Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam to utilize member countries’ diverse strengths and to promote balanced development in the sub-region. The principle objective of setting a joint economic effort is to promote the roles of members to the […]

Vietnam and Thailand Strengthening Tourism and Trade

Vietnam and Thailand Strengthening Tourism and Trade VIENTIANE, 13 March 2013 (NNT) – Thailand and Vietnam are set to further their strategic partnership while collaborating more in the areas of rubber, rice and tourism. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, on Tuesday, met on the sidelines of the 5th ACMECS […]

Maulid Celebration in Thailand

The representatives of the Maulid Celebration Organizing Committee of Thailand paid a courtesy call to Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra. Maulid is the observance of the birthday of the Islamic prophet Muhammad which occurs in Rabi’ al-awwal, the third month in the Islamic calendar. Maulid is celebrated in most Muslim countries, and even though Thailand is a Buddhist nation, the Thai people […]

Yingluck dispels rumor of upcoming Cabinet reshuffle

Yingluck dispels rumor of upcoming Cabinet reshuffle The Prime Minister has turned down rumors, which suggested another round of Cabinet reshuffle is now on the horizon. PM Yingluck Shinawatra said on Tuesday that there is no plan for a Cabinet shake-up being considered at the moment while promising to keep the public informed of such […]