Latest News

SONGKHLA, 2 April 2013  With Songkran holiday fast approaching, many provinces have prepared special entertaining activities for the public, as well as additional security provision for the period. In Songkhla…
BANGKOK, April 2 – Tourism between Thailand and South Korea continues as usual despite North Korea’s recent announcement of a state of war with Seoul, according to a senior Thai…
PATTANI, April 2 – A motorcycle bomb wounded two police officers in this violence-plagued province on Tuesday morning.
BANGKOK, April 2 – Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha has ordered the regional commander for Thailand’s Northeast to explain to area residents on the Cambodian border about the upcoming hearing at…
BANGKOK, 2 April 2013 At Chitralada Villa yesterday at 9.08 hr, Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn granted an audience to various groups of people who offered their best…
BANGKOK, 2 April 2013  On the occasion of the Civil Servants Day, April 1, 2013 His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej gave an address calling on state officials to make use…
SONGKHLA, April 1 - Provincial authorities have intensified security in this southern province after receiving a special alert for possible disturbances and violence as foreign tourists start pouring in to…
BANGKOK, 31 March 2013  The smog haze situation in the northern region is still critical while many provinces and farmers across the country continue to be hit by drought. 
BANGKOK, 31 March 2013 The mobile Cabinet meeting has decided to extend the free transport service, intended for low-income public, for another six months. 
BANGKOK, 1 April 2013 The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has assured that Thais will have enough electricity during April as the EGAT has ample supply backup. 

Summer storm hits Chiang Rai

Monday, 01 April 2013 By MCOT
CHIANG RAI, March 31 – A summer storm destroyed more than 1,400 houses and 11 high voltage electric poles in this northern province.
CHACHOENGSAO, April 1 – The cabinet meeting here in this central province on Sunday approved a budget of Bt622 million for development projects in five central cluster provinces.
BANGKOK, March 31 – The Thai Labour Ministry has an evacuation plan in place for Thai nationals in South Korea after North Korea on Saturday declared it was in a…
BANGKOK, April 1 – A joint parliamentary session is scheduled for today to deliberate three bills seeking to amend the current Constitution, which has been in use since 2007.
The Meteorological Department revealed that Thailand recorded its highest average temperature so far at 41 degrees Celsius on March 29, as the country heads into a peak during the long…
BANGKOK, 29 March 2013  The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has urged all mobile network operators to be prepared for an energy crisis in April after Myanmar announced to…
CHONBURI, March 30 – Thailand and China have signed an agreement on space technology development, aimed at trade and investment cooperation on remote sensing and survey.
MOSCOW, March 29 -- Thailand and Russia mutually agreed to strengthen bilateral ties and foster closer cooperation between the two countries, targeting to double the annual trade volume to US$10…
BANGKOK, March 30 – Thailand’s national security chief admitted that the ongoing peace talks with Muslim insurgents will not suspend militants’ attacks and violent activity in the kingdom’s far South.
BANGKOK, March 30 – The Thai House of Representatives voted 284 against 152 late Friday night to sail through the highly-criticised bill intended to borrow Bt2 trillion for the country’s…