Rapid Assessment of Thai Floods

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra made an assessment of the flood situation today. The flight survey also included the Bangchomsri water-gate and flood-prevention facilities. According to sources, the premier intends to inspect other locations tomorrow as part of the government’s rapid intervention measures. All agencies, including the military, are in the midst of providing further aid […]

Thailand Flood Monitoring System and Gossipmonger

I was very impressed when I saw the high level of commitment to monitor, respond, intervene and evaluate the flood situation and impact. I have grown disillusioned with the local Thai press. There is too much gossips and hatred shown by chin-wagging Thais. Sad to say. But a fact. The Thai community is some places […]

PM visits Ayutthaya for flood recovery work

Floodwater in Sukhothai gradually receded, thanks to the maintenance work along the Yom River according to reports last night and this morning. This morning our Prime Minister Ms. Yingluck went to the central province of Ayutthaya for an inspect of the situation there. She has already spoken to senior government personnel and the affected people […]