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Message for U.S. Citizens: Information on the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)

The U.S. Mission Thailand is monitoring the current Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreak in the Republic of South Korea and any related incidents in our region. This notice provides current recommendations. In South Korea, there are no signs of sustained community-acquired infection. Confirmed cases of transmission have been linked to hospitals. As a ... Read More»

Thailand-U.S. Launch Test, Treat, and Prevent HIV Project Partnership Responding to HIV Epidemic among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Thailand

BANGKOK, June 4, 2015 – Today, Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health with the support of its U.S. partners, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S. CDC), launched a new initiative to increase HIV testing and treatment among men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender ... Read More»

U.S. Assistant Secretary Announces New U.S. Support for Regional Humanitarian Response to Indian Ocean Migration

Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration, Anne C. Richard, visited the Kingdom of Thailand May 28-29, leading the U.S. delegation to the Special Meeting on Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean hosted by the Government of Thailand in Bangkok on May 29. In her remarks at the meeting, Assistant Secretary Richard stressed ... Read More»