Thailand’s Emergency Decree in the Deep South

The Cabinet has decided to extend the enforcement of the Executive Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations in the three southern border provinces for another three months, from 20 September to 19 December 2013. The decision covers all districts in Pattani, Yala, and Narathiwat provinces, except Mae Lan district in Pattani. The Internal Security […]

Ramadan in Thailand

Iftar refers to the evening meal when Muslims break their fast during the Islamic month of Ramadan. Prime Minister and Defense Minister Yingluck Shinawatra held an evening meal with Muslim Thais and foreign dignitaries in Bangkok.   Everyone present prayed for peace and harmony in Thailand, specially in the troubled Deep South.  

Deep South: Thailand Promoting Relations with OIC Member Countries

Deep South: Thailand Promoting Relations with OIC Member Countries The Sheikhul Islam Office and the Southern Border Provinces Administrative Center are joining hands in organizing a familiarization trip program to promote relations between Thailand and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member countries.  The program will be held on 22-23 June 2013, when a group […]

Photos of Yingluck at Thailand’s Maulid

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 show a reverence for all faiths.

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 at the Bentong Bridge, Thailand

Yinluck at the Bentong Bridge in the Southern Province of Thailand. The Prime Minister met with the community leaders, officials and the Muslim members of the general public. It is so inspiring to know that Yingluck makes every attempt at meeting our people from all walks of life, specially the Thai Muslim people who want […]