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Matchmakers navigate the waters

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  • Writer: Geoff Fothergill
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Colour me sceptical. I didn't think a male foreigner really needed a dating service to find women in Thailand. But there are several companies providing that very service, so they must be doing something right. makes some bold claims on its website, including an over-80% success rate, with one to three couples falling in love daily. And we were told the company had 500 couples get married last year.

The key for Bangkok Matching seems to be it focuses on people looking for serious relationships. The company rigorously screens applicants, and I've heard it doesn't accept clients it feels are bad fits for the service.

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