They can only strike up a conversation with you if you’ve both swiped right – so you won’t get unwanted messages from strangers.
1 dating site, it was found that 46% of all foreign relationships formed were between Thai women and men from Australia.
One of these Australian men is Jim Thompson, a car dealer from Victoria, expressed his surprise at the skills and business acumen of his Thai wife Sai after only nine months living in Australia: 'She's the nicest lady I have ever met and she's also so switched on, I don't like when people talk about my Thai Wife, yes, Sai is a my wife, but she's also my best friend and a great business partner. This testimony is not surprising, it's actually quite predictable. To illustrate this, a recent study by The Nation newspaper in Thailand found that 38% of top executives in Thai companies comprised of women as opposed to the world average of 24%.
The success of Thai women in Thailand has not dampened thousands of younger Thai women seeking foreign adventure.
Throughout the 20th century and into the 21st century Thailand has had links with Australia.
In early days these contacts were instigated by the Thai Royal family and the visit to Australia in 1962 by the Thai King and Queen did much to raise the awareness of Thailand among Australians.