Authorities said they have decided to indefinitely extend the closure of Maya beach until it recovers from the environmental damage caused.
The country's new king follows his father, who ruled for seven decades.
King Maha Vajiralongkorn toured Bangkok to visit temples while on Monday he will meet diplomats.
King Maha Vajiralongkorn of Thailand has unexpectedly wed the deputy chief of his own security detail.
About 51 million people are eligible to vote.
Hundreds of supporters carrying welcome signs welcomed Hakeem Al-Araibi at Melbourne Airport.
Princess Ubolratana Mahidol is the daughter of the late King Bhumibol.
Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun has been appealing for aid from the United Nations refugee agency.
Thailand's coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts are bracing for what could be their worst tropical storm in 30 years.
While many celebrate New Year's Eve with fireworks, hundreds of Thais travelled to a temple in Bangkok to take part in their own funerals.