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BANGKOK, 12 March 2013 The Deputy Prime Minister in charge of security is ready to travel to neighboring Malaysia to get more advice on how to deal with years-long Deep…
BANGKOK, 12 March 2013  The 16th Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), convening in Bangkok, resolved to allow controlled trade in great white…
BANGKOK, 12 March 2013 US Ambassador to Thailand Kristie Kenney is calling on the Thai government to urgently address the problem of elephant poaching and issue clear-cut rules and regulations…
BANGKOK, 12 March 2013  The Interior Minister has urged for a speedy progress on the government’s push for amnesty despite the lack of participation from the opposition Democrats. 
BANGKOK, 10 MARCH 2013  The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) has drafted an action plan to conserve and increase the population of the Bengal tigers worldwide. 
BANGKOK, March 11 – Crown Prince Philippe of Belgium will lead a 200-member delegation to Thailand next week in an official visit aiming to foster trade and investment between the…
BANGKOK, 11 March 2013  A senior CITES official has warned that Thailand, and other countries of what he calls the "Gang of Eight", must stop ivory trade, or face severe…
BANGKOK, 11 March 2013 The Traffic Police have announced that "red light cameras", or cameras capturing footage of traffic light breachers, will be in operation again soon. 

Thais warned of dengue fever threat

Tuesday, 12 March 2013 By NNT
Nakhon Ratchasima, 11 March 2013 Nakhonratchasima Health Provincial Office is warning its residents to watch out for a possible threat of dengue fever during summer. 
CHONBURI, March 11 – Civic groups in Thailand’s eastern provinces demonstrated near Laem Chabang deep seaport here Sunday to protest against the government’s delayed announcement of a city plan for…
BANGKOK, March 10 – Thai police killed two ethnic Hmong drug traders and arrested four others in a clash with a drug trafficking gang in the north, seizing two million…
NARATHIWAT, March 11 – A group of residents including a Democrat MP has proposed a three-point demand to the government on resolutions of the crisis in Thailand’s far South.
BANGKOK, 11 March 2013 Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is set to join Ayeyawady - Chao Phraya - Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy or ACMECS, held in Laos during March 12-13. 

Drug suspect killed in Chiang Rai

Tuesday, 12 March 2013 By MCOT
CHIANG RAI, March 10 – Soldiers clashed with a drug gang in this northern province, killing one member of the gang and seizing approximately 60,000 methamphetamine pills.
PHETCHABURI, March 10 - Police and a team of specialists on Sunday inspected an elephant carcass in the Kaeng Krachan national park and gathered evidence to find the culprits.