Equalising Thailand’s water management requires grassroots inclusion

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Equalising Thailand’s water management requires grassroots inclusion

Shortages of water are a huge problem for Thailand. The government’s attempts to promote industrial investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) — Chon Buri, Rayong and Chachoengsao — has caused water demand in the region to rise drastically. This has diverted water away from farmers and local people creating an increasingly unfair distribution of water […]

Thailand English-language News for May 3 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for May 3, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 01:01 | Deputy prime minister General Prawit Wongsuwan yesterday said that no special security measures are planned for a rally by an activist group on May 5 calling for an immediate general election, adding that he did not think the gathering will last […]

Thailand English-language News for February 23

In Thailand English-language News for February 23, 2018, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanit tells us about: 00:47 | The ‘Love and Warmth at Winter’s End’ festival continues to attract people dressed in traditional clothes enjoying the sight of beautiful flowers and to learn about major events that took place during the reign of King Rama V and King Rama […]

Thailand English-language News For May 24, 2017

In Thailand English-language News for May 24, 2017, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: • Privy Council President, General Prem Tinsulanonda, has represented King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun at a ceremony to honour the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej and the dowager Queen Sirikit, and all past Thai kings. • Representatives of King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun and Princess Maha Chakri […]