Month: August 2012

Bangkok

20000 CCTVs for Bangkok

Bangkok Governor Sukhum-bhand Paribatra yesterday promised to have more than 20,000 security cameras up and running across the capital before the end of this year. So far, half of them are already in place. “We will install 10,000 more,” he said, adding that many of these cameras would be installed in areas where student brawls […]Read More

Bangkok

East Runway of Suvarnabhumi airport reopens for use

BANGKOK, 1 August 2012 (NNT) – The Airports of Thailand (AoT) has revealed that the repair work on the eastern runway of Suvarnabhumi Airport is now completed, which is said to be 10 days earlier than expected. According to AoT President Flying Officer Anirut Thanomkulbutra, the East Runway was closed due to sinkholes and scheduled […]Read More

Pattaya

Jet Ski Rider Dies In Rough Ocean At Pai Island

A yacht captain guiding a pleasure tour to Pai island died after he fell off a Jet Ski during windy conditions. High waves had knocked him off the Jet Ski. The ensuing darkness hampered searchers, and his body was not found until the afternoon of the next day. Read more: Pattayadailynews.comRead More