The Island of Crocodiles – TIMOR-LESTE
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The Island of Crocodiles – TIMOR-LESTE

By Ms. Elisa Maria Da Silva, Chargé d’affaires (A.I.) of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste to the Kingdom of Thailand A Southeast Asian nation occupying half the island of Timor, Timor-Leste, or East Timor is ringed by coral reefs teeming with marine life. It is bounded by the Timor Sea to the southeast, the Wetar Strait to the north, the Ombai Strait to the northwest, and western Timor (part of the Indonesian province of East Nusa Tenggara) to the southwest Timor-Leste shares land border with Indonesia and maritime border with Australia. Unilaterally, Timor-Leste declared its I

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The Land of Wonders – Zimbabwe
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The Land of Wonders – Zimbabwe

By His Excellency Dr. Kriengsak Chareonwongsak, Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Former Member of Parliament, Royal Thai Government Located in South East Africa, separated from Zambia by the Zambezi River, Zimbabwe shares border with South Africa in the south, Mozambique in the east, and Botswana in the west. Gifted with many natural wonders and diverse landscapes, varied wildlife and high-quality safari destinations, unique heritage, history and museums, it is one of the most attractive travel destinations of the world Zimbabwe is considered an attractive destina

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The Land of Pristine Beauty – Indonesia
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The Land of Pristine Beauty – Indonesia

By His Excellency Mr. Ahmad Rusdi, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Kingdom of Thailand Spread across 17,000 Indonesian islands scattered between the Asian mainland and Australia, the archipelago has more than its share of natural wonders and curious wildlife. One of the world’s major emerging economies, Indonesia is highly diverse, with more than 300 local languages Amidst uncertain global economic situation and other current challenges, the tourism industry is expected to become one of promising sectors to give significant contribution to Indonesia’s positive outlook

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The Sunny Side of Life! – Maldives
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The Sunny Side of Life! – Maldives

By His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Jinah, Ambassador of the Republic of Maldives to the Kingdom of Thailand The Maldives is an archipelago with more than a thousand coral islands scattered in the middle of the Indian Ocean. These coral islands with their white sandy beaches are encircled by its crystalclear waters, turquoise blue lagoons and vibrant reefs surrounded by the magnificent ocean Here, sun, sea and sand with spectacular underwater life stretching out miles position across the equator. Maldives is popularly known to travelers as paradise on earth. STAYING IN THE MALDIVES The

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The Rising Country of the Southeast Asia – Cambodia
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The Rising Country of the Southeast Asia – Cambodia

By His Excellency Mr. Ouk Sorphorn, Ambassador of Kingdom of Cambodia to the Kingdom of Thailand Officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia, Cambodia is a pearl of the Mekong River and a country that is located in the centre of and as the cradle of the culture of the Indo-China peninsula in Southeast Asia. It is 181,035 square kilometres in the total area, bordered by Thailand to the Northwest, Loas to the Northeast, Vietnam to the East, and the Gulf of Thailand to the Southwest The sovereign state of Cambodia has a population of over 15 million citizens, of which 90% belong to the Khm

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The Land of Breathtaking Beauty – Austria
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The Land of Breathtaking Beauty – Austria

By Dr. Eva Hager, Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Kingdom of Thailand A country that is as well known for its scenic beauty as it is for its cultural activities, Austria is situated in the Alps. It is not only a very popular place with skiers and hikers, but it is also a country that gave the world an important musical heritage, ranging from the classical composer Mozart to the Strauss waltzes and the Von Trapp family In 1869, the two imperial and royal navy frigates “Danube” and “Archduke Friedrich” reached the shores of Bangkok after a journey of 6 months. They we

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The Land of Tolerance, Dialogue and Openness – Morocco
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The Land of Tolerance, Dialogue and Openness – Morocco

By His Excellency Mr. Abdelilah EL HOUSNI, Ambassador of His Majesty the King of Morocco to Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar At a crossroads of the African and the European continents, the Kingdom of Morocco has been, for centuries, a meeting point for the arabo-islamic culture and civilisation as well as a land of tolerance, dialogue and openness With an area of 710,850 square kms, bordered by 3,500 kilometres of coastline and crossed by various mountain ranges, Morocco is characterised by an incredible diversity of people and landscapes. Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the

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AsiaOne 40 Under 40 Most Influential Asians
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AsiaOne 40 Under 40 Most Influential Asians

AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Asians Under 40 is a prestigious annual selection of the most prominent personalities globally. This list is entirely made of those who have made an indelible mark for other leaders to follow and generations to admire! To be held on 12th February 2020, Bangkok, Thailand. 40 is an age of achievements, maturity and triumphs – both at personal and professional levels. Through our “AsiaOne 40 Most Influential Asians Under 40” IPR, we do not highlight the wealth of our candidates. That is not the sole factor of success any more. Of course, we calculate the extent

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India & The UAE Relations: Supporting Stability & Strength in Mutual Economic Corridors
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India & The UAE Relations: Supporting Stability & Strength in Mutual Economic Corridors

Though Indo–UAE cultural, religious and economic relations are age-old, new paths were paved after the accession of H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan as the Ruler of Abu Dhabi in 1966. When UAE Federation was created in 1971, formal diplomatic relations between the two countries were initiated, as the UAE Embassy opened in India in 1972 and the Indian Embassy in the UAE in 1973. Understanding the political and economic importance of each other, both countries sincerely and consistently worked on improving relations & business, and occasionally gave momentum with visits of top leade

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A Winner in Adversity
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A Winner in Adversity

Known as the most powerful person currently in the world, Donald John Trump is the 45th President of the United States. A businessman and television personality before entering politics, he has faced consistent opposition and criticisms for his policies, statements and ideas. However, shrugging off everything that’s negative, he has focused on work and achievements Trump has consistently received backlash for his populist, protectionist, and nationalist policies, by the world liberals. He has even been polled as the least popular US President in the history of modern opinion polls. His lack

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