• Thu, 27 Dec 2018 17:53
    Bodies of Korean golfers recovered downstream of accident
    The bodies of two elderly South Korean golfers who drowned in a river have been found and recovered, said Phitsanulok governor Pipat Ekpaphand on Thursday.
  • Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:36
    ‘Monkey-cheek’ village in under threat as floodwaters head downstream in Trang
    Floodwaters in Trang’s Rassada district decreased on Tuesday after affecting 150 homes in two tambon. All was expected to return to normal in that area in one or two days provided there is no more rainfall, said district chief Anan Phrompianpong as he visited the flood-hit area along with officials to aid the residents.
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  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 12:44
    Swollen dams releasing water faster in Lop Buri, Ayutthaya
    Red flags went up at the Rama VI Dam in Ayutthaya on Monday to warn people downstream on the Pa Sak River to brace for rising water levels.
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  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
    Storms bring portents of heavy rains next week
    THAILAND is bracing for a series of heavy rains brought by two approaching storms during the next seven days, while people living downstream of dams asked for thoughtful water management to minimise impacts from water discharge.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 11:06
    Vajiralongkorn Dam speeds up water release, some low-lying flooding expected
    Low-lying areas downstream of the Vajiralongkorn Dam in Kanchanaburi may be affected by an increase in the speed of water released from the dam starting on September 4, according to its director.
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  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:34
    Flood, landslide alerts for areas downstream from six dams
    Areas downstream from six dams have been warned of possible flooding, river overflowing and landslides due to the deluge of water being released from the brimming reservoirs, Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department (DPMD) chief Chayapol Thitisak said on Tuesday.
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 12:30
    Farms, resorts on Phetchaburi River flood after dam increases release speed
    Floods have hit farms and resorts along the Phetchaburi River downstream from the Kaeng Kachan Dam after officials sped up water release from the reservoir.
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  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 20:00
    Weather warnings issued as heavy rains threaten Phetchaburi dams
    Heavy rains have battered Thailand’s West, North and Northeast over the past few weeks, causing dams to fill up early in the annual wet season, threatening to flood downstream areas.
  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 19:29
    Phetchaburi braces for water release from upstream dam
    The Public Health Ministry has instructed hospitals in downstream areas that will be affected by the release of water from dams to move their medical supplies and equipment to higher ground and take measures to tackle possible flooding of their premises.
  • Sun, 29 Jul 2018 01:00
    Nam Theun 2 pauses power generation, supporting flood prevention efforts
    One of the largest hydropower plants in Laos has temporarily halted electric power generation in a bid to minimise the risk of flooding in the Xe Bang Fay river’s downstream area, according to the project’s operator. 
  • Fri, 27 Jul 2018 01:00
    Thai volunteers rush in big numbers to assist flood-hit Laotians
    RESCUERS FROM at least from two countries – Thailand and China – have arrived at Laos’ flooded southern district of Attapeu to join local soldiers in a search-and-rescue operation after the collapse of a saddle dam belonging to a major dam construction project that caused massive downstream flooding.
  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 15:47
    Hundreds of downstream houses flood as Laos subdam breached
    Hundreds of households in Laos were heavily flooded on Monday night after a large amount of water overflowed a saddle dam section of Xe Pian dam following heavy rainfall in the country’s southern province of Attapeu.
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  • Tue, 29 May 2018 11:54
    Kalasin doctor recovered from river after apparent suicide
    The body of a Kalasin physician who is believed to have jumped from a bridge to his death in the Chi River on Sunday night was recovered downstream on Tuesday morning.
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  • Wed, 04 Apr 2018 01:00
    JOINING FORCES Programme for deep technology 
    In encouraging national competitiveness enhancement and innovation, Digital Ventures, the Fintech investment and development subsidiary of Siam Commercial Bank, has announced a new programme , “U.REKA”, to nurture skills and knowledge in deep technology, from upstream to downstream, through cooperation with seven leading universities, Microsoft and Knowledge Exchange (KX). 
  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 16:27
    Digital Ventures, universities, Microsoft and KX join forces in national mission to promote deep-tech innovation
    In encouraging national competitiveness enhancement and innovation, Digital Ventures, the financial-technology investment and development subsidiary of Siam Commercial Bank, on Tuesday announced a new programme, “U.REKA”, to nurture skills and knowledge in deep technology, from upstream to downstream.
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