Sing Buri

SING BURI, June 12 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Tuesday visited Sing Buri and Chai Nat to inspect flood prevention measures on the second day of her four-day flood trail inspection, covering areas from downstream following the river upstream to the north.
SING BURI, June 12 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Tuesday visited Sing Buri and Chai Nat to inspect flood prevention measures on the second day of her four-day flood trail inspection, covering areas from downstream following the river upstream to the north.

Govt believes BKK safe from floods

Monday, 21 May 2012 09:59
BANGKOK, 19 May 2012  – Science and Technology Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi has ruled out the possibility of floods in Bangkok, saying the rainy season this year is coming late as forecast. 

Thai PM: 2012 GDP likely to grow 4.5-5.5%

Friday, 11 November 2011 10:42
BANGKOK, Nov 9 - Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday said the country's economic growth next year could expand within the range of 4.5- 5.5 per cent thanks to the government's post-flood rehabilitation plan which would play a key role in driving the economic recovery.
BANGKOK, 25 October 2011  – The Cabinet has granted permission to agencies in flood-affected areas nationwide to take days off during 27-31 October when the flood situation is expected to become severe.

PEA: tap water is clean for household use

Saturday, 22 October 2011 09:08
BANGKOK, 21 October 2011 -The Provincial Waterworks Authority (PEA) has revealed that due to the severity of the floods, the production and distribution systems of the PEA in Sing Buri and Ayutthaya provinces have been damaged.
BANGKOK, Oct 12 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on Wednesday that the floods which hit many provinces in north, northeastern and central regions are likely to last for two months so that the residents should adjust their life to cope with the situation.
BANGKOK, Oct 11 -- Thailand’s export growth in the fourth quarter is likely to drop by 1.4 per cent to 17.8 per cent from the earlier projected 19.2 per cent, according to Att Pisanwanit, Director of the Center for International Trade Studies (ITS) of the...
BANGKOK, 10 October 2011  – The Thai Red Cross Society is in urgent need of blood donation now that flooding is badly affecting hospitals in many provinces.
BANGKOK, Sept 3 -- Many provinces along Chao Phraya River basin were hard hit by flood as Singburi ordered closures of 16 schools in In Buri district while four districts in Phitsanulok were still affected by flood.
BANGKOK, Sept 3 -- Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Saturday chaired a meeting of concerned agencies to tackle floods, stressing teamwork and an integrated approach like 'one stop service' to solve problems systematically with a long-term plan for future floods.

5 provinces warned of flashflood, mudslide

Friday, 02 September 2011 09:54
BANGKOK, 1 September 2011  – The 24/7 Emergency Operation Center for Flood, Storm and Landslide has warned five provinces of possible flashflood and mudslide while four others are instructed to brace for overflows of rivers.
CHIANG MAI, Aug 20 -- All 25 districts of the northern province of Chiang Mai were declared disaster areas from flooding, to facilitate urgent assistance after continuous rains had caused many major rivers in the province to overflow river banks, according to Chiang Mai Governor...