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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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Oct 29 - Financial Times

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Oct 23 - Asia Times Online

Settlement in insider trading case

Sep 06 - Financial Times

Pay duty on flat panel TV imports from August 26

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Coca-Cola Has a New Herbal Drink, Habu

Aug 17, 2013 - Business Week

Eastern expansion drives Telenor revenue

Jul 23, 2013 - Financial Times

Mitsubishi UFJ bids for Bank of Ayudhya

Jul 02, 2013 - Financial Times

Articles About Thailand

Fishing Boats Are Moored At Tomari Port in Naha On Japan's Southern Island Of Okinawa As Super Typhoon Neoguri Approaches The Region
'Alien' Green Lights Mystery Solved: Bright LED To Attract Squid

By IBTimes AU

Astronaut Reid Wiseman noticed green flurry lights near the coast of Bangkok and was surprised by it. (3:28 pm)

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Khloe Kardashian And Scott Disick Have A Close Call While Enjoying A Water Adventure

By IBTimes AU

Khloe Kardashian and Scott Disick have a fright when Scott falls into the water while they ride a tube behind a speed boat in The Hamptons. (3:10 pm)

Miss World 2014 Confirmed 77 Candidates

By IBTimes AU

Known for its "Beauty with a Purpose", the 2014 Miss World beauty pageant with 77 confirmed contestants from all over the world will kick once again for the prestigious title. It is scheduled to take place at ExCel London in London, England... (11:49 am)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, PORTUGAL, ISRAEL, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, ARGENTINA

Sony Xperia M2 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Guide: Locations, Build Version, Changes and Features

By IBTimes AU

Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware update is rolling out to users of the Sony Xperia M2 which is currently available in France, Ireland, Israel, Russia, Singapore and Thailand. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: ISRAEL, RUSSIA, SONY, ANDROID

World Naked Bike Day - LA
Penang Nude Sports Game 2014 in Malaysia Incites Anger Among Muslims (VIDEOS)

By IBTimes AU

More than two months after the controversial sports event was held, the Penang Nude Sports Game 2014 continues to generate anger in the predominantly Muslim nation of Malaysia. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: COURT

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Online Trading Using Smartphones & Tablets Reach 76% in Singapore

By IBTimes AU

Stock market trading via brokerages are being done less as more retail investors adapt to technology for their financial transactions. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, AUSTRALIA, RETAIL, NEW JERSEY, INVESTMENT

Nine-month-old baby Musa Khan drinks milk from his bottle while being carried by his grandfather Muhammad Yasin as they leave after appearing in a court in Lahore April 12, 2014. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza
Aussie Same-Sex Couple Leaves Thailand With Newborn Twins Amid Surrogacy Scandal

By IBTimes AU

An Australian same-sex male couple who had a commercial surrogacy deal in Thailand were prevented on Thursday from leaving Bangkok due to lack of documents as proof they are the legal guardians of the twins. (Aug 18)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, AUSTRALIA, ABORTION

A lesbian couple hold hands during a mass wedding ceremony in Mexico City
Australian Same Sex Couple Detained In Thailand For Surrogacy Issues

By IBTimes AU

Four Australian nationalities along with four other US citizens were detained in Thailand for allegedly attempting to leave the country with surrogate children. (Aug 16)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, LAWYER

TV Personality Kim Kardashian Holds Her Baby in Her Arms as She Shops in Paris
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's Daughter North West Will Be Making Debut TV Appearance On Wedding Feature

By IBTimes AU

North West, who has so far been absent from the reality TV series will be making her debut appearance on "Keeping Up With the Kardashian" on her parent's wedding feature. (Aug 15)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN

Corinna Schumacher Named Ambassador for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy

By IBTimes AU

Corinna is named ambassador for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. (Aug 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, MOROCCO, TUNISIA, RORY MCILROY