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U.S. Presidential History: April

April 2 1917 President Woodrow Wilson asks Congress to declare war against Germany. “The world must be made safe for democracy,” proclaimed the President on this day. April 3 1948 President Harry S. Truman signs the Marshall Plan. Also knowns as Foreign Assistance Act of 1948, the plan was established to provide $12 billion worth ...
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Visit to Thailand of U.S. Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights

Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall visited the Kingdom of Thailand March 25-28 to engage senior government officials and representatives of civil society on issues of importance to the 183 year-old U.S.-Thailand partnership and the region. She reiterated the U.S. commitment to partnering with the Royal Thai Government and the ...
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Joint Statement of the Thailand-U.S. Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology

The U.S. Department of State and the Thai Ministry of Science and Technology convened the first Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) on Science and Technology to forge, and deepen, mutual commitments in this area. We jointly recognize Science and Technology as an engine that develops solutions to global challenges, that creates jobs and that powers our ...
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United States and Thailand Sign Agreement to Share Tax Information

Bangkok, March 4, 2016 – U.S. Ambassador to Thailand Glyn T. Davies and Thailand Minister of Finance Apisak Tantivorawong today signed an inter-governmental agreement to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) to promote transparency between the two nations on tax matters. The agreement underscores growing international cooperation in building a stronger, more stable, ...
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