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Bangkok Police tasked with expediting help for vagabonds

BANGKOK,(NNT) – The Ministry of Social Development and Human Security has assigned police and Bangkok officials to continue screening homeless people and beggars in...

Pattaya completes beggar sweep

Pattaya-area officials carried out their part of a nationwide Jan. 26-30 crackdown on beggars to address problems with human trafficking and social inequality. After...

Superstitious Bang Saray locals mistake homeless man for ghost

A homeless man seen eating offerings left at a Bang Saray shrine scared superstitious neighbors who believed he was a ghost looking to be...

Homeless sleep on beach

A homeless man sleeping off a bender in Pattaya drew almost no notice from passersby. The man, who appeared to be in his...

Pattaya to launch homeless sweeps twice monthly

City and police agencies plan to sweep Pattaya’s streets for homeless people twice a month, placing repeat offenders into shelters or deporting them....

27 homeless people rounded up, sent to shelters

Social welfare officials rounded up 27 homeless people on Pattaya’s streets, taking them to area shelters. Officials from the...

Homeless problem needs greater attention

Using a telephone booth foundation as a pillow, yet another homeless person is having to sleep on the streets of Pattaya, ignored by...

Sweet dreams aren’t made of this

Whether he was sleeping off a bender at one of the many nearby bars or homeless, the foreign man snoozing outside the former public...

Khlong Takrao Permanent Elephant Dwelling

  Forest areas across the country have been deteriorating and have dwindled dramatically at the expense of Thailand's native elephant population. ...

Pattaya sweeps homeless off Jomtien Beach

  About 40 city officials and security officers swept through Jomtien Beach rounding up vagrants after numerous complaints from frightened tourists. Two of...

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Huay Yai farming park accused of commercializing public land

PATTAYA - Banglamung authorities are investigating a newly opened tourist attraction in Huay Yai they claim is built illegally on public-grant land. Huay Yai Mayor...

Culture Minister chairs event to commemorate Rattanakosin Kingdom

Bangkok - The Minister of Culture chaired a merit making event Saturday to mark the 236th anniversary of the Rattanakosin Kingdom, at Lan Khon...

UNESCO confers Global Geopark status on Satun

Satun - The UNESCO Global Geoparks Council announced on April 17 its decision to classify Satun Geopark, which takes up a large area of...

Campaign launched for elimination of sexual harassment on public transport

Bangkok - The Safe Cities for Women network has asked the managing director of The Transport Co., Ltd. to join the “Albino Team” to...

20-year plan promoting mental well-being among Thais to be developed

Bangkok - The National Mental Health Board is set to push for the first 20-year national plan to promote mental well-being in Thailand. Deputy Prime...

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