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.
Human rights groups have cautioned that the divestment of foreign companies will not necessarily cut off funding to the military administration without further action since MOGE remains a key part of such operations and Thailand’s government has not backed sanctions against the military.
Human rights groups have cautioned that the divestment of foreign companies will not necessarily cut off funding to the military administration without further action since MOGE remains a key part of such operations and Thailand's government has not backed sanctions against the military.
Semi Final 2 ...Elsewhere in the tournament, Thailand and Malaysia secured their places in the fifth-place classification match. Thailand beat Singapore 1-0 with a last-minute goal courtesy of Natthakarn Aunjai ... The action is due to continue tomorrow as Singapore take on Indonesia in the seventh-place game prior to Thailand and Malaysia's duel. .
ADRIAN Lerasan sees action in Thailand for the third straight time as he challenges World Boxing Council (WBC) ABC super flyweight champion Phongsaphon Panyakum on Feb ... Lerasan has earned quite a reputation in Thailand for beating Thais in their own backyard.
On and off the court, Yvonne Ejim is making every minute count ... In that context, basketball doesn’t seem all that important ... Talented enough to be invited to a Team Canada camp as an eighth-grader, she’s played on the national U17 and U19 squads – though because of the pandemic, hasn’t seen action since the U19 Women’s World Cup in Thailand ... .
Before that, in the 2014 Asian Games, the team was thumped 10-0 by both South Korea and Thailand. If you haven’t already, mark your calendars to catch the #BlueTigresses 🐯 in action at the Women’s @afcasiancup India 2022 starting TOMORROW! 🤩#WAC2022 🏆 #BackTheBlue 💙 #ShePower 👧 #IndianFootball ⚽ pic.twitter.com/nzPZuiM4vm ...Chauhan adds ... .
The conflict and humanitarian situation in Myanmar continue to deteriorate, making the need for safe border crossings in to Thailand and access to humanitarian assistance and asylum all the more urgent ...Aid agencies are facing difficulties in accessing people in need and providing services in displacement sites in Thailand ... AsylumAccess Thailand.
The admission coincided with the first recorded case of Covid-19 outside of China, in Thailand, on January 13... He does not know how far up the chain of command the knowledge reached, nor why local officials chose to sit on the alarming data for days before warning the public or taking more preventive action.
HI works alongside persons with disabilities and vulnerable populations, taking action and bearing witness in order to respond to their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights ... HI Thailand has three main pillars of intervention within the Myanmar/Thailand Program..
Baret Lepejian, who lived in Thailand while his children operated the restaurant, previously said he supported their actions amid the pandemic and vowed not to pay the roughly $50,000 in fines that have been levied against the business ... The eviction was separate from actions taken by Los Angeles Superior CourtJudgeMitchell L.