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Thailand is a country centrally located in Southeast Asia (SEA). It is the second largest economy in SEA after Indonesia, with approximately the same land area as Spain or France. The country’s national capital is Bangkok, or as it is officially known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon. It is the only cosmopolitan city in a country of small towns and villages and is the country’s chief port, cultural and commercial centre.