The changing face of Thailand’s Hua Hin

Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from Hua Hin, one of the Thai cities that has reportedly seen major economic reforms accompanied by a booming tourism industry following the 2014 military coup.

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    It has been three years since a military coup in Thailand deposed the government of Yingluck Shinawatra, the then prime minister.

    Significant changes to the country followed the coup, which came amid mass protests over alleged corruption by the administration.

    Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from Hua Hin, one of the Thai cities that has reportedly seen major economic reforms accompanied by a booming tourism industry.


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