Thailand and the UN, 75 years and counting

Thailand and the UN, 75 years and counting

Thailand and the UN, 75 years and counting United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia-Pacific in Bangkok.  Photo by UNESCAP How did Thailand join the United Nations and what have we achieved in the past 75 years with the UN? At the end of...

The Princess of Humanity

The Princess of Humanity

The Princess of Humanity When a young lady named Sangwan Talapat arrived in the United States of America in the summer of 1917, she would not have imagined that her life would change forever, and that she was about to embark upon a journey of a life time. Born a...

How Thailand turned the tide on COVID-19

How Thailand turned the tide on COVID-19

How Thailand turned the tide on COVID-19 From top to bottom, a whole-of-society effort has been the key to prevention.   The fear was palpable. The predictions were dire. In early January, Thailand detected the first case outside China of a new, highly...

Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, The Queen Mother and Khon

Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, The Queen Mother and Khon

Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, The Queen Mother and Khon Thailand is famous worldwide for its natural beauty and eye-catching attractions. Many visitors have also fallen in love with its rich culture and exotic traditions, including Khon or the masked dance, which is...

A Litany of Firsts

A Litany of Firsts

A Litany of Firsts Every journey has to start somewhere and Thailand, formerly known as Siam, embarked on its journey to the modern world in the 19th Century. We offer an overview of the giant leaps the country has made in the past 150 years by exploring its...