Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A leap of faith in flood control
THE FLOOD-TO-FIELD DIVERSION SCHEME ATTEMPTS TO SOLVE THE CHRONIC ANNUAL PROBLEM, BUT MANY CHALLENGES LIE AHEAD
Sat, 07 Oct 2017 12:25
Gustatory journeys under one roof
Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit’s Thai restaurant basil is following the success of its “Four Regions” menus by introducing a new and exciting selection of authentic dishes from Thailand’s north and the central plains.
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 01:00
Water management requires a more holistic view
As of Tuesday, the combined amount of usable water retained in seven major dams, including Bhumibol and Sirikit, that feed the Central plains stood at around 3,300 million cubic metres, or 18 per cent of their combined capacity of around 24,700 million cu
Sat, 19 Oct 2013 00:00
Flush bad politicians out to sea
On Wednesday Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Sursawadi told us that floodwaters in the central plains and the East would be gone by next month, while the press carried telling photos of flooding in Prachin Buri.
Wed, 07 Mar 2012 00:00
Santorum wins Oklahoma primary
Washington - Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum was headed to victory in the Republican presidential primary in the central Plains state of Oklahoma, his second victory among the 10 states voting on "Super Tuesday."
Wed, 16 Nov 2011 00:00
Business interruption claims after the deluge
The widespread flooding in the North and Central Plains of Thailand has, thus far, inundated seven industrial estates in Ayutthaya and Pathum Thani Provinces. This deluge is likely to be considered as "flooding" in the context of insurance policies.
Fri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00
230 highways remain closed and no easing in sight
At least 230 interprovincial and rural roads - most of them in Northern provinces and the central plains - have become impassable because of flooding, according to senior highway officials.
Sun, 09 Oct 2011 00:00
12 provinces in the Central plains and Eastern Seaboard face the threat of heavy rain and overflowing rivers: Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Pathum Thani, Nonthaburi, Nakhon Nayok, Nakhon Pathom, Ratchaburi, Phetchaburi, Chon Buri, Rayong, Chanthaburi, and Trat.