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Apr 24, 2018

Thailand says it's willing to host Trump-Kim summit

Thailand is willing and able to host a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but no plans have been made to do so, the country's foreign minister said Tuesday. Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai was responding to questions from ...

Mar 1, 2018

Thailand gets first fish exported from Fukushima since 3/11

A shipment of Fukushima fish landed in Thailand this week, marking the prefecture's first such exports since the March 2011 nuclear crisis. "We're delighted to be able to sell fish worldwide from our prefecture," said Kanji Tachiya, head of a fisheries cooperative association in Soma. ...

Mar 1, 2018

Thailand's tourism body says it opposes 'sex tourism'

Thailand's tourism body has said in a statement that it "strongly opposes any form of sex tourism" as it hopes to welcome a record number of vacationers this year. Known for its beaches, Buddhist temples and world-famous cuisine, Thailand is consistently voted one of the ...