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Abhisit Vejjajiva

About Abhisit Vejjajiva

Abhisit Vejjajiva is the 27the Prime Minister of Thailand. He is the chief of the Thailand Democrat Party. He had his education at the pretigious Oxford University.

Reports in December 08 said that Abhisit Vejjajiva and Army Chief Anupong Paochinda have made apparent preparations for the mass forced repatriation of Hmong refugees to Laos in view of the Prime Minister's trip to Laos in January 09.

In March 2010, he turned appeared on the national television and rejected demand from demonstrators that he resign by midday and call elections. He later left the army base by helicopter and inspected the traffic conditions in Bangkok where about 100,000 demonstrators rallied.

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India, Thailand agree to double trade by 2014
India and Thailand have agreed to double trade volume by 2014, which currently stands at six billion dollars.

India, Thailand to boost defence cooperation to tackle piracy
India and Thailand have agreed to pursue high-level dialogue on defence cooperation to tackle the menace of piracy.

Thailand PM accorded ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan
Thailand Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva, who is on a day-long visit to India, was on Tuesday accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

India, Thailand likely to sign free trade agreement during Thai PM's visit
India and Thailand are expected to sign a free trade agreement in goods, services and investments during the two-day state visit of Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva to India beginning on Tuesday.

India-Thailand trade grew six fold in 10 years: Sharma
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Tuesday said the bilateral trade between India and Thailand has grown six-fold in the last decade and touched six billion dollars last year, growing over 30 percent from the previous year.

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