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BANGKOK, 17 June 2012  – The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that more and more Thais are currently suffering heart disease due to obesity. 
BANGKOK, June 17 – There is no risk of a mega flood this year if the rainfall level is normal, according to a meteorological department forecast, while two major dams…
SONGKHLA, June 16 -- Thai authorities successfully intercepted kratom leaves contained in postal boxes heading to the three southernmost provinces.
BANGKOK, June 16 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Saturday expressed concern over economic woes in Europe will affect Thai exports, order concerned agencies to closely follow up the economic…
CHON BURI, June 16 - Local police are preparing the readiness to monitor security during the next 'retreat' cabinet meeting at a Pattaya hotel on June 17-19.
BANGKOK, 15 June 2012  – The Ministry of Interior has signed a Memorandum Of Understanding with the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, under which both will improve the efficiency…
BANGKOK, 15 June 2012  - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is scheduled to chair an upcoming mobile Cabinet meeting in Pattaya, Chonburi province on June 17-19. 
BANGKOK, 15 June 2012  – The Prime Minister has instructed officials in all flood-prone provinces to complete all state-initiated flood prevention projects by each respective deadline.
BANGKOK, 15 June 2012 – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is in a search ofd business partners in the planned construction of the Sky Walk in the capital’s central district.
TAK, June 14 – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra held talks with agencies concerned on water management of the Yom River Basin and the three major dams in the North on…
BANGKOK, June 14 - Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on Thursday that she is satisfied with the overall national water management plan and is confident that it will be…
WASHINGTON, June 14 - US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Thursday the United States might not lift all of its sanctions on Myanmar due to US legal complications, following…
BANGKOK, June 13 - Two alleged drug dealers were arrested in the capital with over 800,000 methamphetamine pills and 1.5 kg of crystal meth ‘ice’ with an estimated street value…

Floods continue in Phichit

Saturday, 16 June 2012 By MCOT
PHICHIT, June 15 – The Yom River is rising in Thailand’s northern province of Phichit, forcing farmers to harvest their not yet fully mature rice yield to prevent losses.
BANGKOK, June 15 - House Speaker Somsak Kiatsuranont denied reports on Friday that he would call a House sitting Monday to vote on the third reading of the constitution amendment…