Thailand presses for more Efforts to aid Rohingya

Thailand presses for more efforts to aid Rohingya Thailand today asked Bangladesh to help verify the nationality of Rohingya ethnic people on its border with Myanmar. Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra raised the issue during bilateral talks with her Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on the sidelines of the Second Asia-Pacific Water Summit. The unsettled issue […]

Extended Rice MoU with Bangladesh

Thailand’s Commerce Ministry had signed an amended Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Bangladesh, extending an agreement on sales of Thai rice. The existing MoU requires Bangladesh to import up to one million tonnes of parboiled rice from Thailand from last year to this year. The change will extend the deadline to import the rice […]

Camaraderie: Bangladesh and Thailand

Yingluck Shinawatra’s visit to Bangladesh proved to be beneficial for both countries particularly in enhancing the relationship with Thailand’s western neighbor. She has been on a whirlwind tour of many nations with the aim to solidify Thailand’s interest in a mutually beneficial commerce and exchanging of expertise in areas of agriculture. Have a peek at […]

Bangladesh Trip: Yingluck and Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited Dhaka as part of the Government’s aim to enhance cooperation in agriculture and commitment for bilateral consultation. Despite the short trip, Yingluck Shinawatra’s visit to Bangladesh carries historic importance for the economic development of both nations.