Thailand’s Civil Court has ruled that the Yingluck Shinawatra caretaker government has the authority to enforce the emergency decree to maintain peace and order, but the Government has to refrain from use of violence on anti-government demonstrators or to break up a peaceful demonstration.
The Ministry of Education is preparing to develop more bilingual and multilingual schools for children from various ethnic groups in Thailand and other ASEAN countries, so that they will be educated and can live happily in Thai society.
The Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) reported that the Thai economy in 2013 expanded by 2.9 percent. As for 2014, it projected that the Thai economy would grow in the range of 3-4 percent.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is adjusting its tourism marketing plan to maintain tourist confidence in Thailand after a report showed a decline in the number of international visitors in January 2014.