Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
Psychiatrist suggests path to recovery for footballers
Says they should be seen as victims of an unexpected natural disaster; urges society to give them space for rehabilitation.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 10:05
Ghost of Hong Kong’s history get a modern makeover
After years of restoration and rehabilitation, Tai Kwun is set to open to become Hong Kong’s new heritage destination.
The compound houses one of the oldest buildings on the site, the Barrack Block, was built between 1862 and 1864, when refugees came spilling into Hong Kong from war-torn Mainland China.
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 01:00
SME funds merge
The Office of Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion (Osmep) has combined the Bt600-million SME recovering fund and the Bt1.2 billion SME rehabilitation fund into a Bt1.8-billion fund to extend financial assistance to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:27
Wildlife given pineapples after price slump
A couple in Ratchaburi have donated a tonne of their pineapples to a wildlife rehabilitation centre in the province following a fall in prices.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 01:00
Court to hear case against Thaksin over TPI rehabilitation
FUGITIVE FORMER prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra will face another lawsuit for the alleged wrongful exercise of his powers in the Thai Petrochemical Industry (TPI) rehabilitation case in 2003.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 05:00
Maya Bay closed for business as rehabilitation begins
PARK RANGERS at the Nopparat Tara-Mu Ko Phi Phi marine national park have placed buoys outlining a no-access zone as part of a bid to rehabilitate the park’s world-renowned Maya Bay.
Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
Rehab plans for state agencies backed
THE TRANSPORT Ministry has voiced its support for the rehabilitation plans for Thai Airways International Plc (THAI), the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) and Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA).
Mon, 21 May 2018 14:08
Orphaned orangutans get second chance at life in E. Kalimantan forest school
Vienna-based international animal welfare organization Four Paws, with the help of its local partner Jejak Pulang and the government, has developed a rehabilitation center for orangutans at the Environment and Forest Ministry’s Wanariset research station in East Kalimantan.
Sun, 20 May 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: Radical step to revive Maya Bay
THE DECISION TO CLOSE TOURISM MAGNET IS AIMED AT PRESERVING ITS ECO-SYSTEM
Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00
Centre offers start-up funding to ex-drug ‘patients’
AUTHORITIES granted start-up capital to 71 former drug users who successfully completed their rehabilitation programmes at a Bangkok-based centre.
Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00
Marawi rehab to cost 80 bn pesos
PHILIPPINES’ GOVERNMENT will spend up to 80 billion pesos on the rehabilitation and reconstruction of war-torn Marawi City, with groundbreaking slated for mid next month.
Tue, 15 May 2018 21:18
No access to Maya Bay from front of Phi Phi after rehab, protection work kicks off in earnest in June
Access to Maya Bay from the front of Phi Phi island will become permanently unattainable following the upcoming four-month closure of the area to make way for a long-term rehabilitation of the environmentally degraded bay, which has suffered due to the overcrowding of tourists.
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00
Army scraps plan for rehabilitation of insurgents as villagers protest
A SENIOR Army officer yesterday cancelled a plan to establish a new village for former insurgents in tambon Sukhirin, in Narathiwat’s Sukhirin district, amid opposition by the local residents.
Tue, 08 May 2018 01:00
Anti-corruption body sues Thaksin for abuse of power
THE NATIONAL Counter-Corruption Commission (NCCC) has filed a new lawsuit against former premier Thaksin Shinawatra for an alleged abuse of his power while in office, dating back to his 2003 authorisation for the Finance Ministry to administer the Thai Petrochemical Industry’s (TPI) rehabilitation plan.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:27
Slight drop in military conscripts testing positive for drugs
A total of 12,209 men who showed up for military conscription draws tested positive for drug use, of whom 7,174 have been admitted to rehabilitation programmes (2,146 in hospitals and 5,028 in boot camps), Sirinya Sitthichai, secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), said on Thursday.