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Thailand gives additional P27M for ‘Yolanda’ rehab

Residents sit outside their damaged house after powerful Typhoon Haiyan slammed into Tacloban city, Leyte province, central Philippines on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. AP

Thailand donated $622,243.39 or P27.195 million to aid in the rehabilitation efforts for communities devastated by Super Typhoon “Yolanda” November last year, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in a statement released Monday.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Thailand ranks No. 1 in beachfront hotels

This picture taken on February 14, 2013 shows tourists on Patong beach in Phuket, southern Thailand. AFP PHOTO / Nicolas ASFOURI

Experiencing a dramatic surge in tourism, Thailand has surpassed the United States in the number of hotels truly set on its beaches, according to a survey of more than 11,000 hotels in 109 countries released Friday.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Thailand supports PH’s call for peaceful resolution of South China Sea rows

Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) secretary Albert del Rosario  AP FILE PHOTO

Thailand supported the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution to disputes in the South China Sea Friday after meeting with Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA downgrades alert level in Thailand

Tourists and locals make their way in Bangkok's Khaosan road, Thailand, Saturday, June 14, 2014. The generals who seized power in Thailand have lifted a nationwide curfew, giving a green light for the capital's red-light districts, nightclubs and pubs to roar back to life. AP

The Department of Foreign Affairs has lowered the crisis alert level in Thailand amid improving political situation in the strife-torn country.

Posted: June 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Filipinos in Thailand urged to cooperate with military authorities

Well-wishers hand cold drinks to Thai soldiers securing the area to prevent an anti-coup demonstration at Victory Monument in Bangkok, Thailand Thursday, May 29, 2014. Hundreds of Thai troops and police sealed off one of Bangkok's busiest intersections Thursday in an attempt to block a planned protest one week after a military coup. AP

Filipinos in Thailand have been advised to obtain clearance from the military if they are travelling during curfew hours and to follow all instructions of authorities.

Posted: May 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »