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Vijavat Isarabhakdi

Former US ambassador

Vijavat Isarabhakdi, seen here providing Thailand's response to the 2014 'Trafficking in Persons' report, was ambassador of Thailand to the United States and Canada prior to his retirement in October, 2017.

Vijavat Isarabhakdi
31 Jan 2019

Thai wage inequality

The claim that Thailand is 'the world's most unequal country' is questionable, and also depends on a single analysis of a single data set.

31 Jan 2019 17
Thai wage inequality
6 Jun 2018

Ambassador's view

Those who claim melodramatically that Thailand's international standing has fallen and the country is shunned by other nations are wrong.

6 Jun 2018 44
Ambassador's view