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BANGKOK, 18 August 2012  – The government has declared its success in the rice-pledging program, which is said to have helped raise the standard of living for more than 2…
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, 18 August 2012  – In determining the overall impact of suspended rainfall in the province, the Office of Agriculture of Nakhon Ratchasima, undertook an investigation. Initially, it was…
NARATHIWAT, Aug 17 – Thailand’s Southern Border Administrative Center (SBPAC) on Friday began compensating victims of the country’s ongoing violence in the south.
BANGKOK, Aug 17 - Myanmar President Thein Sein pledged to take care of all 92 Thais being held for alleged land encroachment and possession of illegal arms and drugs and…
BANGKOK, 17 August 2012  - Foreign Affairs Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul is scheduled to visit Brazil and Chile during August 17-20, at the invitation of his counterparts in both countries. 
BANGKOK, Aug 18 - The House of Representatives early Saturday morning voted 279-8 to approved on the third reading the proposed Bt2.44 trillion budget bill for the fiscal year 2013.

PM still concerned by water situation

Saturday, 18 August 2012 By MCOT
BANGKOK, Aug 18 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinwatra thanked the public and private sectors for assistance in dredging canals while expressed worry over the water situation, as deforestation persisted.
NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, 17 August 2012 – Officials have conceded that ongoing wildfires in southern Thailand have caused vast damages to forest and farmland. 
BANGKOK, 17 August 2012  – The Culture Ministry has been working on a special publication project, featuring various royal projects and initiatives to promote Buddhism in Thailand. 
BANGKOK, 17 August 2012  – The operator of Thailand’s expressway system is stepping up its effort to prevent serious accidents that may happen in the future. 
BANGKOK, Aug 16 - Thai Defence Minister Gen Yuthasak Sasiprapa said on Thursday that security officials have been instructed to be on high alert and monitor the situation in southern…
BANGKOK, 17 August 2012  – The government is prepared to reveal to the public its 1-year performance report. It insists that the water management projects have been transparent. 
BANGKOK, Aug 17 - More rain has been forecast for the north and northeastern regions of Thailand due to the impact of typhoon Kai-Tak which approached China's Hainan on Friday…
NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, Aug 17 –  A fire which has burned for some days in peat swamp protected forest ecological reserve in the southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat continues…
PHUKET, Aug 17 -- Phuket authorities have declared the fire-ravaged Tiger Pub and Discotheque off-limits area after this morning’s death of four patrons, whose charred bodies were burned beyond recognition…
BANGKOK, 16 August 2012  – Celebrating its 10th year anniversary on Wednesday, Thailand Post announced the launch of an EMS Center to provide a faster and more effective express mail…
BANGKOK, 16 August 2012  – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is preparing to renovate the areas around the Victory Monument to make it more attractive and ensure safety of commuters…
BANGKOK, Aug 15 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is not satisfied with current plans by 17 ministries for resolving the continuing violence in Thailand’s Malays
BANGKOK, Aug 15 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday reaffirmed the transparency of her government’s 2013 budget bill and vowed that the government would strictly observe fiscal discipline to…
Those loving anatomical studies should listen to this: Chulanglongkorn University's Faculty of Dentistry in the Thai capital recently launched a museum of the human body for anyone interested in what's…