• Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
    Doi Suthep network boycotts meeting, wants a clearer stance from PM on rehabilitation of forest
    THE NETWORK to Reclaim Doi Suthep Forest yesterday boycotted a meeting, as it pressed the government to make clear its stance on the rehabilitation of the forest that was encroached on by now-abandoned residences for judges and court officials.
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:30
    Chiang Mai police hunt banner culprit
    Police on Wednesday morning searched the house of a leading protester against the controversial housing estate for appeal court officials at the foot of Doi Suthep mountain in Chiang Mai, looking for evidence of last week's banners.
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  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 18:00
    Chiang Mai banners expose court names
    Banners revealing the names of appeal court officials who live at the controversial housing estate at the foot of forested Doi Suthep mountain were found in Chiang Mai on Thursday morning.
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 02:00
    No decision yet on court buildings in Doi Suthep forest
    IT IS STILL unclear whether the buildings, initially planned as residences for court officials and judges, in Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep forestland will be torn down in response to calls from environmentalists.
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Court housing has to go, Chiang Mai rally says
    THE DOI Suthep Forest Reclamation Network yesterday issued a statement demanding the government expedite the removal of court properties allegedly encroaching on protected woodland on the Chiang Mai mountain.
  • Sun, 26 Aug 2018 11:23
    Chiang Mai rallies for mountain ‘sanctuary’
    Green ribbons reappeared around urban Chiang Mai on Sunday as the Network to Reclaim Doi Suthep Forest stepped up its campaign to have housing units built for court officials removed from the side of the mountain.
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  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 01:00
    Court residences mountain site at risk from natural disasters: experts
    THERE ARE significant risks of natural disasters at the controversial site where court officials’ residences are being built at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep Mountain, a team of experts has concluded after a site inspection.
  • Mon, 07 May 2018 01:00
    Network lauds decision to return Doi Suthep site to national park
    THE Chiang Mai people’s network was yesterday satisfied with the decision to return the site of the controversial residential project for court officials at the foot of the Doi Suthep Mountain to the Treasury Department.
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 01:00
    PM’s Office minister to hold discussions with Doi Suthep project rivals
    PM’S OFFICE Minister Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana plans to talk to opponents of the court officials’ residences at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep mountain in a bid to settle the dispute.
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 01:00
    Bid to resolve Doi Suthep standoff without using Article 44
    THE GOVERNMENT seems likely to try to settle the dispute over court officials’ residences at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep Mountain without the use of the special powers under Article 44 and without demolishing the structures.
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:25
    Activist plans hunger strike over Doi Suthep project
    An environmentalist will go on a hunger strike over the construction of court officials’ residences at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep mountain.
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:42
    Network to intensify protests against Doi Suthep project
    A Chiang Mai network is preparing to step up its protests against the construction of court officials’ residences at the foot of the Doi Suthep mountain, after two senior figures from the judiciary apparently said they expected these residences to be in use for at least 10 years.
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00
    Doi Suthep panel to suggest moving of court residences
    A JOINT PANEL of civil society groups and government representatives discussing a controversial construction project on Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep Mountain will be asking the prime minister to find a new location for the court officials’ residences which are nearing completion, according to insiders familiar with the talks.
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00
    Houses on the hill are already haunted
    Chiang Mai court officials might not get to live in the homes built for them after all, but what a price we’re all paying
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00
    Network hardens its stance on Doi Suthep project after survey
    A SURVEY has suggested that the houses of 45 court officials, which are being constructed at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep mountain, definitely encroach on forestland.
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