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Thailand

Thailand is an independent country that lies in the heart of Southeast Asia. It is bordered to the north by Burma and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Burma. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast and Indonesia and India in the Andaman Sea to the southwest.

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Articles About Thailand

Fast Food Meat Scandal: McDonald’s Suspend Nuggets and McSpicy Chicken Filets

By IBTimes AU

McDonald’s Suspend Nuggets and McSpicy Chicken Filets after it was drag to the food controversy involving Shanghai Husi Food (9:12 am)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN

Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime (Galaxy F) vs. Nokia Lumia 930 – Specifications, Features, Release Date and Price Showdown
Update Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S5 LTE with Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware Build XXU1ANG2

By IBTimes AU

Samsung Galaxy S5 users can now introduce a range of improvements to their devices through a new update. The Android 4.4.2 firmware promises to bring camera improvements and bug fixes. The update has started rolling out in Europe since July 23 and should trickle to other regions and carriers soon. (9:11 am)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, ANDROID

Kim Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Kim Kardashian Insults Khloe after Sister Criticises her Sexy Selfies

By IBTimes AU

After slugging it out with Robert Kardashian in last week's episode of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Khloe Kardahsian is fighting with yet another member of the family. This time around, It's Kim that's locking horns with the troubled Khloe. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN, INFECTION

Kim's Daughter North West Follows Footsteps of Prince George, Starts Walking Unassisted

By IBTimes AU

Kanye West has already compared his baby North West to the royals but now it looks like that North West is following the footsteps of Prince George literally! The baby of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West has taken her first steps; just a few days after Prince George took his. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN

Another Aviation Disaster: Taiwan Plane Crashes, Passengers Aboard Feared Dead [PHOTO]

By IBTimes AU

As the world continues to mourn for the family of the passengers aboard that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, another aviation disaster happened on July 23 near Magong Airport in Taiwan. (Jul 24)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, TWITTER, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA

Serena Williams of the U.S. pumps her fist during her women's singles tennis match against Anna Tatishvili of the U.S. at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 24, 2014.
Serena Williams Upstages Kim Kardashian with Her Bikini Shots on Instagram

By IBTimes AU

Two of the most endowed women when it comes to a full behind, Serena Williams and Kim Kardashian show off their bikini bums on Instagram. (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: MEXICO, KIM KARDASHIAN

Khloe Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Khloe Kardashian Gets Violent with Brother Rob Out of Frustration in Trying to Help HIm

By IBTimes AU

Khloe Kardashian ended up getting younger brother Rob a little bloody after a little sibling tussle that came about from her attempt to get Rob out of his depression and from isolating himself from the family. (Jul 23)

Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner arrive on the red carpet to host the MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVA) in Toronto
Rob Kardashian Called a Pervert, Reportedly Pimping Out Sister Kylie Jenner

By IBTimes AU

Rob Kardashian slammed on Twitter for posting sexy pic of sister Kylie Jenner. (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN, TWITTER

Kim Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Brody Jenner Walks in on Kim Kardashian Taking Naked Photos and More from the Family's Vacation in Thailand

By IBTimes AU

In this week's episode of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Brody Jenner Walks in on Kim taking naked selfies in Thailand as the whole family goes there on vacation. Kris and Bruce Jenner bicker constantly causing the entire vacation ... (Jul 23)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN, GERMANY, INFECTION

New Zealand Dollar Notes
New Zealand's Largest Snack Food Company Bought for NZ$700 Million

By IBTimes AU

The largest snack food company in New Zealand is sold to the Philippines' Universal Robina Corporation (URC) for NZ$700 million or US$609 million. Griffins, owned by Pacific Equity Partners which is a private equity fund manager in Australia, will be paid NZ$100 immediately. (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, INVESTMENT, CHINA, HSBC