Thailand (/ˈtaɪlænd/TY-land or /ˈtaɪlənd/TY-lənd;Thai:ประเทศไทย, rtgs:Prathet Thai), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (Thai:ราชอาณาจักรไทย, rtgs:Ratcha-anachak Thai; IPA:[râːt.tɕʰá.ʔāː.nāː.tɕàk tʰāj]), formerly known as Siam (Thai:สยาม; rtgs:Sayam), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia. It is bordered to the north by Myanmar and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Myanmar. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India on the Andaman Sea to the southwest.
The 2012 FIFA Futsal World Cup was the 7th FIFA Futsal World Cup, an international futsal tournament that took place from 1–18 November 2012 in Thailand. An extra four teams (increase to 24 from 20 at the 2008 event in Brazil) were competing at this World Cup.
Brazil defended their title, winning it for the fifth time, by defeating Spain in a rematch of the 2008 final 3–2 after extra time.
The host nation, Thailand, qualified automatically.
The matches were originally due to take place across four venues. Due to construction delays and failure to meet the security requirement, early matches scheduled at the Bangkok Futsal Arena were moved to the Hua Mark Indoor Stadium. After the final inspection on 5 November, FIFA announced that the Bangkok Futsal Arena had not sufficiently met the criteria. The two quarter-final matches would be played at Nimibutr Stadium, while Hua Mark Indoor Stadium would host the semifinals and the final.
Lee Jae-ik, right, celebrates his goal against Thailand during the teams' Group E match in the men's football tournament at the Asian Games at JinhuaStadium in Jinhua, China, on Sept ...Korea punched an early ticket to the knockout stage of the men's football tournament at the 19th Asian Games on Thursday with a resounding 4-0 victory over Thailand.
The 7-11-Cliqq-Air21 squad was represented in last year’s edition by the Philippine national team that finished 8th overall and 6th among Asian teams, placing even better than the national squads from Southeast Asia—Thailand and Malaysia... The 7-11-Cliqq-Air 21 squad also has to contend with seasoned teams from Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
THAI PM SRETTHA PLEGES THAILAND’S COMMITMENT TO TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE ...MFA of Thailand) ... He said Thailand’s pledge at the UNFCCCOP 26 has transformed into concrete action through the NationalEnergyPlan which focuses on energy efficiency, making a shift in the transport sector and increasing domestic electric vehicles production.
To keep fostering the Việt Nam-Thailand cooperation, he pointed out four focuses that should be promoted, namely effectively carrying out the action plan for implementing the enhanced strategic partnership for 2022-27; further opening their markets and providing more favourable ...
Specifically, he said, Thailand's pledges towards SDG attainment which include leaving no one behind, promoting and protecting human rights, and driving forward cooperation in support of climate action, will all directly uplift the livelihood and well-being of the people.
Thailand must ban stubble burning by farmers to improve air quality, the head of a leading agricultural body said Monday, after a spike in dangerous pollution left millions needing medical treatment ... He urged the government of new Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin to take action swiftly because of the urgency of the matter.
BANGKOK — Xinyu Wen traveled to Thailand in June, planning a two-week vacation around Bangkok's Pride parade...LGBTQ+ people from China, frequently scorned and ostracized at home, are coming to Thailand in droves, drawn by the freedom to be themselves ... 18 during a condominium tour in Bangkok, Thailand ... Thailand doesn't keep figures on LGBTQ+ tourists.
3. Yonhap ... The KFA said the agreement with the French club was reached late Thursday night. Coached by Hwang Sun-hong, Korea will open Group E action against Kuwait on Tuesday, and then play Thailand on Thursday and Bahrain on Sept. 24 ... Lee will miss the Kuwait match and is unlikely to be available against Thailand ... (Yonhap). .
After wrapping up the first schedule in London, TigerShroff is all set to resume shooting for this action thriller at the end of this month in Mumbai Written by Published on Sep 15, 2023 . 03.12 PM IST . 985 ...It's a 25-day schedule where Tiger will film some major action sequences of the movie.
Thailand’s new Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin has pledged quick action to relieve the country’s post-pandemic economic problems, including handing out cash to stimulate spending and tackling rising energy costs ... The prime minister described Thailand’s economy – which has slumped ...
KiranGeorge was a frustrated player in the first half of the year ... Kiran George in action(BAI). Then came the ThailandOpen in May-June where Kiran won five of the six matches (three in qualifying) to reach the quarter-finals of the Super500 event ... “Before Thailand his performance had dipped drastically. Thailand Open was a confidence booster ... ....
"The Uttar Pradesh Government is working on a detailed action plan to showcase the story of LordShri Ram evocatively to the entire world through folk singing, Ram songs and Kathak dance drama based on the Ramayana to create a bond between believers in Lord Ram from different parts of the world," the statement said.