White Temple Wat Rong Khun

Wat Rong Khun, more well-known among foreigners as the White Temple, is a contemporary unconventional Buddhist temple in Chiang Rai province.  It is closed to all visitors because of the May earthquake. The caretaker Government is working with the local religious body to repair the temple. 

Fish farm, tourism in Suphan Buri province

Caretaker Prime Minister Ms. Yingluck Shinawatra in early April visited a fish farm and tourist spots in Suphan Buri province. Her entourage included caretaker Deputy Agriculture Minister Yugol Limlaemthong was welcomed by Mr Banharn Silpa-archa, chief advisor to the Chart Thai Pattana party. She went to Bung Chawak, a famous tourist spot and fresh water […]

Thai Airways investigating breach of client’s privacy

Thai Airways International (THAI) is investigating alleged ill-treatment to Caretaker Government Spokesman Mr. Teerat Ratanasevi on his recent trips aboard Thai Airways flights. Thai Airways is the national flag carrier of Thailand. On Monday, Mr. Chokchai Panyayong, acting THAI president, said he has formed a committee to find out how problems occurred with the the mistreatment […]

Immigration at Nong Khai province

Nong Khai is the northernmost of the north-eastern provinces of Thailand. Neighbouring provinces are Bueng Kan, Sakon Nakhon, Udon Thani and Loei. To the north it borders Vientiane Province, Vientiane Prefecture and Bolikhamxai of Laos. Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited an immigration center earlier this week.    

The City Pillar Shrine in Udon Thani

Mueang Udon Thani is a city within the province of Udon Thani province. Caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visits the city, meeting with the people of the north and the popular City Pillar Shrine. Located in middle of the city, this place is where the city’s guardian deity is believed to reside. The compound also […]

Yingluck on a 6-day trip to northern Thailand

Caretaker Prime Minister and Defense Minister Yingluck Shinawatra began her 6-day visit to the northeastern region in Buriram to follow up on the province’s development projects. Upon her arrival, Miss Yingluck was given an overwhelming welcome by the provincial governor, civil servants, and about 2,000 locals who handed the PM flowers to express their support. […]

How will the Democrat Party regain their Autocrat power?

There has been a rapid formation of anti-Government informal groups in Bangkok. It has always been in Bangkok, the core power base of the Democrat Party. The simplicity of politics, where the politicians of a dwindling party but those with the character of the prosperous and rich, has overturn the inclination that our country is […]

Thai Airways: airline passenger privacy breach

Almost a year ago, an air stewardess revealed her intention of embarrassing the daughter of an ex-Prime Minister, Thaksin Shinawatra, on en route from Bangkok to Hong Kong. Hate speech along with the revealing of private airline information to the public had caused much distress to Cathay Pacific airline and the passenger but the matter […]

Rayong: Protection of biodiversity and tourism

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited the Map Ta Phut industrial estate in Rayong to inspect progress made toward solving industrial pollution. On Wednesday morning, the PM was in the briefing on Map Tha Put’s solution on industrial waste and chemical residue contamination at the office of Map Tha Phut Industrial Estate. She later met with […]

Thai Cabinet meets at Lop Buri province to discuss development

The 12th mobile Cabinet meeting in Lop Buri province, chaired by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. The concept of the mobile Cabinet is interesting as it allows Government officials to be accessible to the people. Four central provinces, namely Lop Buri, Ang Thong, Sing Buri, and Chai Nat, is on the agenda of the meeting. Major […]

The Transport Infrastructure of the Future

Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra outlined a major plan to develop the country’s railway system as she led her cabinet ministers on a train trip to Nakhon Pathom province on August 9, 2013. The Cabinet members accompanying her on the trip were Deputy Prime Minister Kittiratt Na-Ranong, Transport Minister Chadchat Sittipunt and Interior Minister Charupong Ruangsuwan. […]

Inspection of Nong Pho Dairy Cooperative

One week ago, Yingluck Shinawatra visited Nong Pho Dairy Cooperative at Ratchaburi Province. Ratchaburi is one of the central provinces of Thailand. Neighbouring provinces are Kanchanaburi, Nakhon Pathom, Samut Sakhon, Samut Songkhram and Phetchaburi. The Prime Minister was on a series of official visits to assess and assist the provincial governments of Thailand.    

Conservation of Kui Buri National Park

Kui Buri National Park has a beautiful ecosystem not altered by human exploitation and occupation. The park is located in the Tenasserim Hills in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province. Yingluck Shinawatra, the Thai Prime Minister and Defense Minister, visited the extraordinary terrain while discussing on the province’s plans for forestry and protection of wildlife.  

Oil Spill, Clean-up in Rayong

An oil spill has hit the Gulf of Thailand following a leakage at an offshore pipeline operated by Thailand’s PTT pcl’s subsidiary PTT Global Chemical (PGC). The 16-inch offshore crude oil pipeline began leaking at 0700 hours (local time) July 27 at a single-point mooring, about 12.4 miles (20 kilometers) southeast of Map Ta phut port […]

Dream Tourism for Domestic Tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand is aiming to increase the number of foreign visitors to Thailand to 28 million persons next year, while also increasing the number of domestic tourists by implementing the “Dream Tourism” initiative. The TAT’s Dream Tourism model aims to appeal to Thais’ dreams of traveling the ways they want to. The […]

Development in the Province of Nakhon Nayok

Yingluck Shinawatra and her delegation visited Khun Dan Prakan Chon Dam, Muang, Nakhon Nayok, which is a royal project aimed to alleviate flood in the area around Nakhon Nayok River basin, and to be a drainage basin for agricultural and consumption purposes. The Prime Minister inspected the construction site for landscape improvement of the Dam, […]