The 66-year-old king unexpectedly married the deputy commander of his personal bodyguard unit on May 2 in a surprise ceremony, giving her the title Queen Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhaya.
Thailand has been under direct military rule since Prayuth Chan-ocha overthrew an elected government linked to exiled former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
Thailand's private sector also welcomed the EU decision, saying the reforms would benefit the fishing industry.
Thailand, one of the main global fish exporters, had been faced with the threat of a ban for more than three years over its failure to combat illegal fishing.
Meteorologists said Pabuk, the first tropical storm in decades to strike during the peak holiday season, had intensifed January 4 morning and was due to make landfall imminently.
King Maha Vajiralongkorn, 66, has been serving as monarch since shortly after his father died in 2016 after a 70-year reign.
Up until now, these two economies have been considered immune to the Fed-driven rise in global interest rates, which have roiled currencies in some emerging markets.
With a debt mountain of 12.17 trillion baht ($372 billion) at the end of March, the equivalent of 77.6 percent of gross domestic product, Thai households are among the biggest borrowers in Asia and they are finding it increasingly difficult to keep up with payments.
Southeast Asia nations fear they are the new dumping ground for the world's trash after China.
Landslides and flooding in Thailand usually occur during the May-November rainy season.
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Among the members of the team from KBL, there were two Indians, Prasad Kulkarni and Shyam Shukla, both engineers
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The Thai rescue effort has been assisted by experts from around the world, and the death of a former Thai Navy SEAL diver who ran out of oxygen in the cave on Friday underscored the dangers of the mission.
After garnering headlines with initial ideas of installing a giant air tube inside the cave complex and using his firm's penetrating radar to dig holes to reach the boys, Musk's latest concept is the pod.
Billionaire Elon Musk and his team have developed a metallic pod that may help rescue the group of boys trapped in a cave in Thailand.
Authorities in northern Chiang Rai province began the dangerous mission to bring out the 12 boys and their coach earlier on Sunday.
The "Wild Boars" team has been confined to the Tham Luang cave since June 23.
Cambodian authorities banned the practice in 2016 after prospective parents turned to the impoverished country in the wake of a ban in neighbouring Thailand the previous year.
The country has written a new law via emergency orders and commands, instead of fitting cryptocurrencies in their existing securities laws.
Bangladesh, which has emerged as a major rice importer since 2017 after floods damaged its crops, imported a record 3.9 million tonnes during July-May, data from the country's food ministry showed.
Tawatchai Thaikaew, Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Justice Ministry, says, "We still have the death sentence, we have not cancelled it yet", adding that the execution yesterday was carried out "according to the law".
Over the decades, nearly 30 Thai companies are active in the field of infrastructure, real estate, food processing, chemicals, hotel and hospitality sectors in India.
Over the decades, nearly 30 Thai companies are active in the field of infrastructure, real estate, food processing, chemicals, hotel and hospitality sectors in India. Currently, Thai goods have benefited from the second FTA agreement with 10 members of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) region with India.
The founder of the online shopping giant, Jack Ma, met with Thailand's prime minister, Prayuth Chan-ocha, on Thursday and signed an agreement to help set up a "smart digital hub" to facilitate trade between Thailand, China, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam.