ممثلية المملكة العربية السعودية في تايلاند Kingdom of Thailand About Thailand Thailand Information Thailand Information Page Image Image Caption Page ContentThe Kingdom of Thailand formerly known as Siam. It is a country in Southeast Asia with its capital (Bangkok).Form of Government: Thailand is a parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarchy. King of Thailand: His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Date of Birth: July 28, 1952The King of Thailand descended from the Chakri dynasty ruling the Kingdom of Thailand since 1782 until now. This royal dynasty ruled the Kingdom of Ratanakosin or the so-called Kingdom of Siam through the Kingdom of Thailand, which became a constitutional monarchy in 1932.Thailand has an estimated population of 66 million.The Thai economy is one of the most modern industrial economies. It relies heavily on exports, which have been accounted for two-thirds of Thailand's GDP. The official currency of Thailand is (Baht).Tourism in Thailand is a major income for the country as it is one of the top tourist destinations in the world.The official language is Thai. The official calendar in Thailand is Buddhist Calendar, which backs to the entry of Buddhism into the country. This calendar is 543 years ahead of the Gregorian calendar.The most popular sport in Thailand is Muay Thai, a local authentic sport.