The end of the bid by Pita Limjaroenrat to become the next Prime Minister of Thailand was expected even without the complication of the country’s Constitutional court suspending his membership of Parliament. This was because the 42-year-old leader of the Move Forward Party just did not have the numbers to cross the half-way mark in a legislature that consists of 750 members, of whom fully a third owe their positions to the military
The election result comes at a time the country is pursuing plans to move from a heavy-industrybased economy to one geared towards innovation, or Thailand 4.0.
The Cabinet has also approved the principles for one-time settlement (OTS) of arrears water rate dues of industries and commercial establishments.
The Indian flyer was caught while going to board flight number TG-332 bound for Bangkok.
Among Southeast Asian member states, only Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia and Thailand are considered to have strong social protection systems.
External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar who is in Thailand to attend the 9th India-Thailand Joint Commission Meeting offered prayers at the Devasthana at Bangkok on Thursday morning.
Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit hosted India’s foreign minister at the launch of the second Northeast India Festival in Bangkok on Saturday, tightening trade ties between the two countries.
“If warm smiles, spicy street food, and feeling the wind in your hair as you glide through the city on a motorbike or tuk-tuk are appealing, Bangkok certainly hits the mark.