All government agencies are joining forces in stepping up safety measures for tourists in all parts of the country, especially during festive seasons when Thailand welcomes a great number of international visitors.
Thai jasmine rice, also known as “Khao Hom Mali Thung Kula Ronghai,” will become the first product in Southeast Asia to be registered under the European Union's Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) scheme.
French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, accompanied by his spouse Madam Brigitte Ayrault, will pay an official visit to Thailand on 4-5 February 2013 at the invitation of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
A group of 17 diplomats from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member countries has observed the situation in the southern border provinces and Thailand’s assistance for Rohingya illegal migrants. They expressed their satisfaction with the country’s good care for the Rohingyas.