Thailand remains committed to its bid to host World Expo 2020, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on Tuesday, discounting a report the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) planned to withdraw the application.
She said the report was incorrect. Thailand's bid to host the Expo was being implemented by the Tourism and Sports Ministry.
Ms Yingluck also rejected speculation that Thailand would withdraw to pave the way for Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to host the exposition that year.
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