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  BANGKOK, 12 April 2013  The Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) is planning to relocate the railway hub from Hua Lamphong train station to Bang Sue…
BANGKOK, 12 April 2013 The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) made known that 46 provinces across the country have been declared drought disaster zones as the crisis continues…
BANGKOK, April 12 --  A total of 39 deaths and 342 injuries in 326 Thailand road accidents nationwide was reported on Thursday, the first day of the Songkran holiday's "seven…
BANGKOK, April 12 – Investment in health and elderly services will be promoted as one of Thailand’s 10 industrial sectors emphasised by the Board of Investment (BoI), the agency’s secretary…
BANGKOK, 12 April 2013 The Public Health Ministry has come out to assure that the country is free of avian flu and serious contagious disease after the Chinese authorities confirmed…
BANGKOK, 12 April 2013  The Association of Radio and Television Broadcasters under the Royal Patronage has announced that a ceremony to present Thep Thong Award to outstanding individuals working in…
Highway police have stepped up safety measures during the 7 deadly days of Songkran, deploying speed enforcement cameras, and setting up a number of sobriety checkpoints.
BANGKOK, 12 April 2013 The Meteorological Department has forecasted that 40% of areas in Bangkok and its vicinity will experience thunderstorms during Songkran while the highest temperature will reach around…
LOEI, April 11 – Firefighters successfully extinguished a forest fire on Phukradung mountain in this northeastern province.
BANGKOK, April 11 -- Train stations and bus terminals in Bangkok are crowded with passengers beginning to flow out of the capital to celebrate the Thai traditional new year, or…
BANGKOK, April 12 – The Thai Constitution Court voted 5:3 on Thursday to take under consideration a petition by a civic group which sought an injunction to the parliamentary amendment…
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, April 12 – Thailand is ready to evacuate its nationals from North and South Korea if tensions in the peninsula worsen, a senior Thai cabinet member said.
BANGKOK, 12 April 2013  Outbound traffic in Bangkok’s north started to become congested since the afternoon of Thursday April 11, and highway police expects that there will be more cars…
NAKHON SAWAN, 11 April 2013 Narcotics suppression police has arrested a Hmong hill tribesman who was smuggling 460,000 Meth pills worth 140 million baht through Nakhon Sawan province. 
Bangkok, April 11, Bangkok Governor M.R.Sukhumbhand Paribatra has initiated a Bangkok Metropolitan Administration's campaign dubbed 'Bangkok World Book Capital 2013 'to promote reading among city dwellers The Bangkok Governor last…
BANGKOK, 11 April 2013  A lower than expected demand for electricity during the energy emergency situation is due to cooperation from all sides to save energy. 
BANGKOK, 11 April 2013 The Metropolitan Waterworks Authority (MWA) is increasing the production of tap water by 200,000 cubic meters per day to deal with widespread droughts. 

Thailand on alert for bird flu

Friday, 12 April 2013 By MCOT
BANGKOK, April 11 – Thailand's Public Health Ministry has reserved four million pills for treatment of influenza as China, Vietnam and Cambodia are battling a new round of bird flu.
PATTANI, April 11 - Two soldiers were killed and six wounded in one incident as violence occurred overnight in 35 locations in eight districts of this southernmost province, including an…
UBON RATCHATHANI, April 10 – The Pakse court released eight Thais after they completed six months of jail term for trespassing into Lao PDR territory and went hunting in a…