• Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:54
    Widespread flooding in Laos leaves devastation in its wake
    Flooding caused by recent storms has killed at least 46 people while 97 other people are missing and four people were injured, according to the latest report from the National Disaster Prevention and Control Committee.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:15
    Surin reservoir dyke breached, floods downstream
    A reservoir breach in Surin has caused widespread flooding in Kap Choeng District and damaged the local road.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:48
    Flooding but Nakhon Ratchasima dam low 
    Lam Ta Khong dam in Nakhon Ratchasima’s Si Khiew district is only 29 per cent full despite widespread flooding in the Northeast.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:55
    Floods close two Maha Sarakham bridges
    The widespread flooding caused by tropical depression Sonca has prompted the Highway Department to temporarily close two bridges on Highway 208 in Maha Sarakham.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:56
    Widespread flooding hits Indonesian capital
    JAKARTA - Jakarta was hit by widespread flooding on Tuesday after hours of torrential rain, with thousands of homes inundated, cars stranded and people forced to wade through murky brown water.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:35
    Widespread flooding hits Bangkok early Tuesday
    Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra rushed to direct the alleviation of flooding in front of the Criminal Court on Ratchadapisek Road Tuesday morning after floods hit 36 Bangkok roads following heavy rains since late Mond
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:17
    Philippine floods ease but typhoon death toll hits 47
    MANILA (AFP) - Widespread flooding in the Philippines caused by a powerful typhoon eased on Wednesday but the storm's death toll climbed to 47 and tens of thousands of people remained in evacuation centres.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 14 Jun 2015 01:00
    Governor reacts to widespread flooding
    Following heavy rain in Bangkok early yesterday morning - with Prawet district recording the heaviest rainfall at 100 millimetres - Bangkok Metropolitan Administration Governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra called a meeting of related officials in response to
    national
  • Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18:38
    Widespread flooding hits Indonesian capital
    Jakarta (dpa) - Incessant rain overnight and on Monday triggered widespread flooding in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, bringing traffic to a stand still.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 23 Sep 2013 00:00
    No flooding disaster yet: Payungsak
    Despite the widespread flooding, Payungsak Chartsutipol, chairman of the state-owned insurance fund for natural-disaster coverage, said on Monday that this is not a disaster yet.
    business
  • Fri, 25 Nov 2011 00:00
    10 new store openings for next year
    Despite the widespread flooding, which forced the temporary closure of major HomeWorks and Thai Watsadu hardware and home-improvement centres, CRC Power Retail Co is committed to spending Bt6 billion to open 10 stores next year.
    Corporate
  • 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.
    Economy
  • Fri, 11 Nov 2011 00:00
    IDC Lowers Outlook for Hard Disk Drive and PC Shipments Based On Disruptions Due To Flooding In Thailand
    Widespread flooding is bringing unprecedented devastation to the people and economy of Thailand. With operations disrupted at more than a dozen hard disk drive (HDD) factories, damage to the HDD industry is significant. And this will have a direct impact
    Tech
  • Mon, 24 Oct 2011 00:00
    Govt bid to restore investors' faith
    Government units are preparing proposals for the Cabinet's consideration tomorrow to restore investor confidence after widespread flooding disrupted manufacturers' supply chains.
    business
  • Sat, 15 Oct 2011 00:00
    Minister retracts statement on flooding
    Referring to his statement on Thursday predicting widespread flooding in Bangkok caused by damage to the Bang Phrao watergate in Pathum Thani's Sam Khok district, which caused panic among residents, Science Minister Plodprasob Surassawadee explained: "I
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