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1 hr ago | The Nation

Examining legal and tax ramifications for working in Myanmar

Since March 2011, when Myanmar's first civilian government took office and gradually began opening up to the West, an increasing number of foreign visitors have entered the country.

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1 hr ago | The Nation

Clear tourism goals needed to keep country in top 10: expert

TO MAINTAIN Thailand's status as a global top-10 destination, the new government has been urged to set clear long-term targets while solving internal problems.

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4 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Vietnamese Embassy Marks 60th Anniversary Of 1954 Geneva Agreements In Algeria

The Vietnamese embassy in Algeria's capital Algiers on Wednesday held a seminar to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Geneva Agreements of 1954 which put an end to war and restored peace in Indochina including Vietnam.

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8 hrs ago | The Nation

Tourism business in Pattaya expected to contract this year

TOURISM business in Pattaya is expected to decline this year, with the number of visitors likely to fall by 300,000 to 8.8 million and income predicted to come in at Bt90 billion, down 10 per cent.

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12 hrs ago | The Nation

Airports of Thailand

Airports of Thailand Plc Investment thesis The key messages at the analyst meeting reaffirmed our optimistic view of AOT 's growth prospects.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Thai army ruler, junta leader, expected to become new premier

Thai Army Chief Gen. Prayuth Chan-Ocha speaks during a news conference at the army club Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Bangkok Post

Stranded couples wait on court

Eight Australian families and 14 children born from Thai surrogate mothers are in Bangkok waiting for legal procedures to be completed before they can leave the country, a senior diplomatic source told the Bangkok Post Wednesday.

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The Nation

Myanmar man who passed through Suvarnabhumi has malaria, not Ebola

MYANMAR has notified Thailand that a Myanmar man with a record of visiting African countries who made a stopover in Thailand and was tested for Ebola disease had malaria.

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Southland Times

Ambassador proud of role

Marlborough-raised Reuben Levermore, one of New Zealand's youngest diplomats, starts in his new post as ambassador to Thailand next week.

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Forbes.com

Why You Should Visit Thailand Right Now

Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil, created America's original hospitality Star Rating system in 1958.

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Forbes.com

The Ten Most Innovative Companies in Asia 2014

I got my start in journalism covering business news at The Straits Times in Singapore, reporting on entrepreneurship, macroeconomics and insurance in the country and beyond.

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Bangkok Post

Illegal Chinese guides threaten Thai guides

About a dozen Chinese-speaking Thai tour guides in Bangkok on Wednesday asked police to take action against illegal Chinese guides for allegedly threatening to assault them.

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Bangkok Post

Thai unrest hits Cambodia tourism

Cambodia's tourism industry, which for years has seen double-digit growth, is now showing signs of slowing down as Thai visitors to the kingdom decline, according to the latest government data.

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Anna.aero

Lucky Air starts new route to Koh Samui

Lucky Air began thrice-weekly flights between Kunming and Koh Samui in Thailand on 12 August.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Cuba's Revenue From Tourism Grow 4 Per Cent

International tourism generated $1.08 billion in revenues for Cuba in the first half of 2014, an increase of 4 percent over the same period last year, the National Statistics and Information Office , said Tuesday.

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The Nation

Chinese take advantage of visa waiver

The Tourism Authority of Thailand recently welcomed 180 Chinese travellers to Suvarnabhumi Airport, the first group of visitors to take advantage of the visa fee waiver scheme for Chinese passport holders.

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The Nation

News feed

Avoiding the recession label : The Bank of Thailand said yesterday expansion of gross domestic product in the second quarter indicates that the economy is recovering from the political turmoil, while the avoidance of a technical recession lifted anchor investors' sentiment.

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The Nation

Trade mission to Sri Lanka set

Nopporn Adchariyavanich, the Thai ambassador to Sri Lanka, will lead delegations to Thailand for business matching by the middle of next month to promote trade and investment between the two countries.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Thai Tourist Arrivals Fall In Q2

By Piyarat Nisangkard BANGKOK, Aug 19 -- Tourist arrivals in Thailand in the second quarter of 2014 fell by 12.3 per cent to 5.3 million compared with the same period last year mainly due to political disturbances.

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Malaysian National News Agency

SADC Won't Impose Travel Ban In Wake Of Ebola Threat

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe, Aug 19 -- The 15-member Southern African Development Community will not impose travel ban on Ebola-hit West African countries, Xinhua news agency reported.

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