Pompeo's allegations ‘exaggeration, disinformation’: Çavuşoğlu
Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's allegations about Türkiye in his book are "false information, exaggeration, double standards and disinformation," Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Jan. 26.
Asia travel hotspots quiet as Chinese tourists stay away
Just a handful of Chinese visitors were posing for photos and basking in the sun this week in the market and plazas near Chiang Mai's ancient Tha Phae Gate, one of many tourist hotspots still waiting for millions of Chinese travelers to return.
From Today: China to End COVID-19 Travel Restrictions for Incoming Passengers
China will lift its quarantine requirement for inbound travellers starting from January 8. It will also resume issuing visas for residents to travel overseas.
Asia tourist hubs ready for China influx
In Tokyo's Asakusa tourist district, caricaturist Masashi Higashitani is dusting off his Chinese as he prepares for an influx of travelers after Beijing ends inbound quarantine rules.
"We used to say 'ni hao' all the time," he said with a laugh as he whipped up a portrait in minutes.
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Shooting in a kindergarten, at least 31 victims: Children among the dead VIDEO/PHOTOS
According to the latest information, the attacker committed suicide after escaping.
As reported by foreign media, the victims include both children and adults.
According to unofficial information, the attacker allegedly shot and stabbed adults and children.
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The Longest Reigning Monarchs in History (infographic)
Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) comes in a close third place
China sending fighter jets to Thailand for joint exercises
The Chinese air force is sending fighter jets and bombers to Thailand for a joint exercise with the Thai military on Sunday.
The training will include air support, strikes on ground targets and small- and large-scale troop deployment, the Chinese Defense Ministry said in a statement posted on its website.
Promising future of ASEAN, Türkiye relations: Op-ed
8th August 2022 marks an important occasion of the 55th anniversary of ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations), an intergovernmental organization of 10 member states in Southeast Asia (Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Viet Nam), founded in Bangkok in 1967.
China’s top diplomat visits Myanmar amid opposition protest
China's top diplomat on Saturday arrived on his first visit to Myanmar since the military seized power last year to attend a regional meeting that the government said was a recognition of its legitimacy and opponents protested as a violation of peace efforts.
Thailand drops registration for visitors
Thailand is lifting a pre-arrival registration requirement for foreign visitors that was seen as onerous and a drag on the recovery for its ailing tourism industry.
The government's COVID-19 center also said on June 17 that an outdoor mask mandate would be dropped as of July 1 except in crowded venues.
The mask mandate was not controversial in Thailand and generally obeyed.
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