New Zealand Embassy Bangkok, Thailand
Recently a number of political demonstrations have taken place at various locations in Thailand, some of which have turned violent. Further protests are likely. Most protest activity has occurred in Bangkok.
The ballot for passes for the 100th anniversary commemorations of Anzac Day at Gallipoli, Turkey, in 2015 is now open.
Prime Minister John Key will travel to Sri Lanka for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting later this week, and then lead a business delegation to Thailand.
“New Zealand is an active member of the Commonwealth and a strong supporter of the values that bind the 53 member states,” says Mr Key.