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 […]

Thailand’s One Tablet Per Child: an education leap forward

One Tablet Per Child, an ambitious initiative of Yingluck’s government to equip every child in Standard One with a technological tool for the educational curriculum. The Education Minister, Suchart Tadathamrongvej, appeared to be confident of the introduction of the tablet into the schools. “The tablet will revolutionize the teaching and learning process,” Suchart said. He also added that his […]