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Key receives blessing at Thai Buddhist temple

Prime Minister John Key has visited the Buddhist Wat Pho Temple this morning, receiving a blessing from the assistant abbot.

Wat Pho welcomes President of Chile

On October 5, 2013, The President of the Republic of Chile, Sebastián Piñera, and the first lady, Cecilia Morel, stopped by Wat Pho during the official visit to Thailand.

Chinese Premier talks with tourists while visiting Temple of Reclining Buddha in Bangkok

During the official visit at Bangkok, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang talks with Chinese tourists while visiting the Temple of The Reclining Buddha in Bangkok, Thailand. 

Wat Pho wins tourism award from TripAdvisor

Wat Pho was granted as one of the best tourism spots in the world by TripAdvisor.

Cuban Vice-President visits Bangkok

The First Vice-president of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, paid a brief visit to Bangkok on his return to Cuba after concluding an official tour that took him previously to several nations of Southeast Asia, namely China, Vietnam and Laos. The Cuban dignitary was accompanied by Division Gral. Andollo Valdés, Cuban Vice Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra, and Manuel Alomá, Chef de Cabinet of the Vice-president.