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Formerly known as Siam or “The Land of the Free”, Thailand is an independent country in the Southeast Asian region.


Thailand is governed under parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy. It is currently headed by King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Thais (the people of Thailand) are known for their being well disciplined, creativity and their love of their heritage. Thailand despite of the growing technology remains to still be attached with their heritage which plays a big impact of what they are right now as a nation.


Capital: Bangkok

Official language: Thai

Demonym: Thai

Government: Parliamentary Democracy and Constitutional Monarchy

Monarchy: Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX)

Prime Minister: Abhisit Vejjajiva

Area: 513,120 km2 (50th largest country in the world)

Population: 63,525,062

Currency: Baht