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Thailand sends medical supplies to India

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Thai government has sent medical supplies by military aircraft to help fight the devastating surge of COVID-19 in India, before returning to Bangkok with infected embassy officials in need of treatment. The Royal Thai Air Force Airbus A320 aircraft today departed Bangkok at 7 a.m. bound for New Delhi, India, on […]Read More

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COVID-19: Relief sought for 15,000 tour operators on verge of

Tour operators are urging the government to help 15,000 tour operators at risk of collapse due to stagnant cash flow. Vichit Prakobgosol, president of the Association of Thai Travel Agents (Atta), said at least 11 troubled sectors still cannot access the government’s aid measures for businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak. Full story: Bangkok Post […]Read More

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Army officer killed in accident after flood relief operation

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT — An army officer seriously injured in a road accident while returning to base on Monday after a flood relief operation died early on Tuesday at Maharat Hospital. The accident occurred on Monday afternoon near Moo 3 village in tambon Thung Pho of Chulabhorn district. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE […]Read More

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PM thanks nation for flood relief donations

BANGKOK, 16 January 2017 (NNT) – The Prime Minister has lauded the generosity of the Thai people after a charity event organized by the administration to aid southern flood victims concluded with over 329 million baht given for the effort. Prime Minister’s Office Spokesperson Lt Gen Sansern Kaewkamnerd has relayed thanks from Prime Minister Gen […]Read More

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Agencies to integrate flood relief around Bangkok

BANGKOK, 23 June 2016 (NNT) – The Minister of Interior has held a meeting with relevant agencies to discuss preparations on preventing and mitigating floods in Bangkok and its vicinity. Interior Minister Gen. Anupong Paochinda presided over talks among several parties, including the Meteorological and Royal Irrigation Departments; military and police units; the metropolitan authorities […]Read More

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Chiang Rai hosts ASEAN’s first-ever disaster relief rally

CHIANG RAI, 24 June 2015 (NNT) – Health agencies in the northern province of Chiang Rai have co-organized the first-ever disaster rescue rally of Southeast Asia. The gathering ‘International Disaster Medical Rally’ which kicked off at Chiang Rai Rajabhat University was joined by disaster rescue teams from 10 ASEAN countries, including Thailand. Read more: NNT […]Read More

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Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra visits flood-hit provinces

BANGKOK, 18 Oct 2013 (NNT) – Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra paid a visit to flood-hit provinces in the central region and gave out flood relief bags to the affected residents. Prime Minister and Defense Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, along with her government officials, traveled by car to Ayutthaya Province where she inspected a sluice gate and […]Read More