• Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:09:10
    Chiang Mai ranked sixth worst for air pollution globally
    Air pollution in the North continues to be critical, with small dust particles of 2.5 microns in size (PM2.5) exceeding safe limits at almost every air-quality testing station.
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  • Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:55:14
    Grab Thailand provides N95 masks for motorcycle taxi drivers, passengers in Bangkok CBD areas
    Grab Thailand has provided 2,000 N95 respirator masks to motorcycle taxi drivers in Bangkok’s central business district (CBD) areas in a bid to reduce the negative health impacts of the capital’s air pollution.
  • Fri, 16 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    ‘No poll delay’ as NLA sends Senate bill to top court
    THE SENATE selection bill will be submitted to the Constitutional Court for review today after the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) and the Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) failed to agree on certain issues.
  • Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    More poll delay fears if court view sought on bills
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Court review of organic bills will not delay poll, Prayut promises
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday gave his assurance that the chief charter drafter’s proposal to have the Constitutional Court interpret two organic bills essential to hold the election should not cause any further delay to the poll timeline.
  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Bangkok PM2.5 levels worse than in North
    AIR POLLUTION in Bangkok was worse than in any northern province yesterday, as the level of particulate matter smaller than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) in the capital and nearby provinces rebounded to a harmful level.
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 09:40:37
    Owner told to quickly repair sinking boat – environmental damage feared
    The owner of a sinking garbage boat near Koh Phi Phi in Krabi was told by harbour officials on Monday to fix it as quickly as possible amid fears it would pollute the water.
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  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 08:47:02
    VWs using more diesel, failing pollution tests after recalls: study
    Volkswagen vehicles recalled and fixed after the worldwide "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal are using more fuel and still failing pollution tests, according to a study by Australia's peak motoring body released Monday.
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  • Sun, 11 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Citizens fault officials over smog warnings
    The shortage of PM2.5 monitoring stations blamed for lack of pollution alerts
  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 15:53:25
    Air pollution eases in North, but increases in Bangkok
    Smog has receded in the North, but the level of particulate matter smaller than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) has increased in the Bangkok metropolitan area, where it is lingering around the safe limit of 50 micrograms per cubic metre of air.
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  • Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Top politicians believe poll will be held on time
    PROMINENT POLITICIANS yesterday voiced confidence that the next election would take place by February as promised by the junta leader.
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:38:47
    Chiang Mai, Mae Sot reel under severe air pollution
    Chiang Mai and Mae Sot district in Tak province continued to suffer from severe air pollution caused by seasonal smog, as particulate matter smaller than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) in these two areas rose beyond safe levels, posing serious health threats to local people.
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 15:23:44
    Govt called on to fix polluted Krabi beach
    Local residents and tourism operators called on Friday for the government to find a way to prevent a polluted canal from damaging a once beautiful beach in Krabi’s Koh Lanta district.
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  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Court overturns massive compensation ruling for Klong Dan project
    THE CENTRAL Administrative Court has nullified an arbitration panel’s ruling for the Pollution Control Department (PCD) to pay multi-billion-baht compensation to a group of privately-owned companies in connection with the failed Klong Dan wastewater treatment scheme near Bangkok.
  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 05:00:00
    Air quality worsens but data lacking in Northeast areas
    AIR POLLUTION from particulate matter smaller than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) continues to ravage the North and Northeast but no accurate measurements are available, as many provinces do not have PM2.5 monitoring stations.
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