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BANGKOK, 2 August 2013 50 potential candidates will be recruited to take part in the Thaicom Robocamp 2013 and 5 of them will be sent to Japan to compete in…
BANGKOK, 2 August 2013 The Centre for the Administration of Peace and Order (CAPO), has stressed that it would adhere to international practices and the rule of law in enforcing…
BANGKOK, Aug 2 – A group of senators has charged the government with unlawfully invoking the Internal Security Act (ISA) to deal with political demonstrations against the controversial amnesty bill.
BANGKOK, Aug 2 – Executives of embattled PTT Plc and its subsidiary, PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC), have reassured the public that the oil slick in the sea off Rayong has…
YALA, Aug 2 - Factories and shops at more than 10 locations in Yala, Pattani and Songkhla were set afire, while one Thai army ranger was killed and one wounded…
RAYONG, Aug 2 - Oil slick stain removal at Phrao Bay on Samet Island has begun for further disposal, following almost a week of dealing with Thailand's biggest oil spill…
BANGKOK, Aug 2 – Anti-government protesters today lodged complaints with Thailand's Human Rights Commission and Ombudsman, charging the government with abusing its authority in invoking the Internal Security Act (ISA)…
BANGKOK, Aug 2 - Thailand's National Security Council chief today urged the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) militant group to clarify why insurgent attacks have continued in the deep South despite…

DDPM on the lookout for more floods

Saturday, 03 August 2013 By MCOT
BANGKOK, 2 August 2013 The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation has said that the flood situation has eased in more than half of the provinces affected. 
PHITSANULOK, Aug 1 - Residents in Thailand's Northern and Northeastern regions were warned today to prepared for possible flash floods due to the impact of Tropical Storm Jebi , with…
BANGKOK, 1 Aug 2013 Labor Minister Charlerm Yubumrung has asked maritime business operators to assist the Government in eradicating the ongoing issues of human trafficking and illegal alien workers in…
NONTHABURI, 1 Aug 2013 Nonthaburi province organized a counter terrorism exercise which was taken part by provincial police, military, administrative officials, medical personnel and rescue operators. 
BANGKOK, 1 August 2013 The Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is stepping up strict measures against cybercrime, while revealing that 53 percent of online criminal offences reported in…

10% of oil slick left at Phrao Bay

Saturday, 03 August 2013 By MCOT
RAYONG, Aug 1 - The oil spill cleanup operation at Samet Island's Phrao Bay is progressing, with only 10% of the slick is left on the beach, and the Ministry…
BANGKOK, Aug 1 – Anti-government activists have vowed to rally in Bangkok on Sunday despite an enforcement of the Internal Security Act (ISA) in three capital districts from today through…
BANGKOK, July 31 – The government, jittery in the face of a planned rally against a parliamentary debate on the controversial amnesty bill, announced today it will impose the Internal…
BANGKOK, July 31 - A staunch Red Shirt leader today called on pro-government activists to refrain from joining opponents’ political rally next week as the amnesty bill is debated in…
BANGKOK, July 31 -- The chemical dispersant used in the oil spill clean-up operation at Rayong's Samet Island is safe according to international standards, Energy Minister Pongsak Ruktapongpisal said today.
BANGKOK, July 31 - The government is set to put in place measures to help the tourism sector in the aftermath of the oil slick off Rayong, forcing tourist cancellation,…
BANGKOK, 31 July 2013 Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, currently on an official tour of African nations, has been informed of the flood situation in many parts of Thailand and instructed…