Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
Bayer offers 20% yield boost for (Northeast ) rice farmers
BAYER aims to increase the rice yields on small-holder farms in the Northeast by 20 per cent with what the German multinational calls an integrated agricultural solution.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 13:05
Tourists warned of danger of gas-powered water heaters
The Department of Disease Control (DDC) has warned tourists visiting high-altitude attractions during cool weather in the North and Northeast to beware of gas-powered water heaters at accommodations as 21 incidents have caused illness or death in the past decade.
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 11:08
Immigration deputy inspector killed in Ubon Ratchathani road accident
A deputy inspector of Ubon Ratchathani Immigration Office was killed when his pickup truck hit the rear of a 10-wheel truck in the northeastern province on Thursday morning.
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:02
Korat to announce drought disaster zones
Nakhon Ratchasima governor Wichian Chantharanothai plans to convene a meeting of government agencies on Friday to find ways to tackle the worsening drought in the northeastern province.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:45
97 foreigners held in visa crackdown
Ninety-seven foreigners had been arrested in the northeast for overstaying their visas or working illegally, Immigration Police acting regional director Maj General Natthawat Kandee told a press conference on Thursday.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 01:00
Flying defiantly off course
Experts warn AOT decision to build Suvarnabhumi’s 2nd terminal in the northeast of the airport instead of the south could lead to chaos.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:47
Hospitals not ‘collapsing’, says MD, but unhealthy lifestyles add to burden
A Bangkok doctor has dismissed claims that heavy demand for treatment has left some public hospitals close to “collapse”, especially in the Northeast.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 01:00
Lack of funding, not high demand, is why healthcare system is collapsing
Re: “Healthcare demand has hospitals in Northeast close to ‘collapse’”, National, October 3.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 14:42
Shining the spotlight on Isaan
Seacon Bangkae turns its sights on “Modern I-Isaan” over the next week, showcasing products an and traditional knowledge from the Northeast from a different angle.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 03:00
Upstream dams a threat to tomatoes, farmers
THAILAND’S finest tomato production areas along Mekong River in the northeastern region have suffered serious impacts from dams in the lower Mekong River Basin, causing financial distress for the local farmers and threatening their livelihoods.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 12:26
Healthcare demand has hospitals in Northeast close to ‘collapse’
Overcrowding at some hospitals in the Northeast has resulted in complaints about overworked staff verbally chastising people seeking treatment.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 12:00
Govt, mining company violated rights of locals, claims report of 10 years of reprisals
Fortify Rights has accused Thai authorities and a Thai gold mining company of violating the rights of local environmental defenders involved in opposing a gold mine in northeastern Thailand for more than a decade.
Thu, 27 Sep 2018 01:00
Belt and Road is drawing China and Thailand closer together
Recently, I visited Khon Kaen, Nong Khai and Udon Thani in Thailand’s Northeast. At the Confucius Institute of Khon Kaen University, I attended the opening ceremony of the preparatory class for Thai vocational college students to study in China. I met 40 students from 15 vocational colleges in Thailand.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
Serenity in Sakon Nakhon
The Northeast province promotes its ancient temples, natural attractions and culture in a new tourism drive
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
Northeast faces drought, as dam levels low
SOME PARTS of the Northeast and Central regions are expected to face severe drought due to near-empty reservoirs and a strong dry season caused by the El Nino effect.