Mainland China is in no position to take Taiwan by force

Unlike his predecessors, Chinese President Xi Jinping has demonstrated greater intensity in the desire for reunification.

Thailand ranks at 38th position in Competitiveness Index 2010-2011

Thailand, at 38th position, has fallen 2 places this year and 10 ranks since 2006. The assessment of public institutions continues to deteriorate (70th) after a drop of 30 places over the past four years, likely related to recent problems of social unrest and political instability in the country.

Taiwan seeks Free Trade Agreement with Thailand

Thailand still has opportunities to forge partnerships and seek long-term expansion, and remains an attractive market for investors, a senior Taiwan official said.