Heavy Storms Displace More Than a Thousand Families in Northeast Thailand

Motorbike on a flooded street in Thailand
Motorcycle on a flooded street in Thailand. Photo: Global Water Partnership / flickr. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.

Strong winds during Songkran have damaged the homes of more than 1,700 families in the northeast of Thailand. Search on after 20 fishing boats capsize [Read More…]

TIME Magazine Lists Phuket and Isan Among World’s Greatest Places for 2023

Prasat Hin Phimai in Korat
Phimai historical park in Nakhon Ratchasima. Photo: RSU Phimai.

BANGKOK (NNT) – Phuket and the Northeastern provinces of Thailand have been included on the TIME magazine’s list of “The World’s Greatest Places of 2023”. [Read More…]

Prayut says he is a son of the north-east as he seeks its people’s support

Thai prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha inside a train with a Thai police officer
Thai prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha inside a train with a Thai police officer. Photo: ประยุทธ์ จันทร์โอชา Prayut Chan-o-cha / Facebook.

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said he is a native son of the north-east son and urged its people not to desert him, as he unveiled [Read More…]