Kanchanaburi (Thailand)

Type: City
Name: Kanchanaburi (Thailand)
Country: Thailand
Latitude: 14.02
Longitude: 99.529999
population: 63,699
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 3 reports

Tourist mauled by tiger in Thailand

A tourist was rushed to hospital after being mauled by a tiger in the Tiger Kingdom Park in the Thai resort of Phuket.Paul Goudie, 49, from Australia, was attacked when he stepped inside a cage to pet one of the larger tigers, said the Telegraph.Park ... [Published Travel Mole - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Khon Kaen biggest rubbish dump in NE

Khon Kaen has a huge garbage problem, with 800,000 tonnes of accumulated rubbish awaiting disposal at dump sites in 26 districts - making it the largest garbage dump in the Northeast, provincial governor Kamthorn Thavornsathit admitted on Friday.This ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Phuket park shuts tiger pen after mauling

Officials at Phuket’s Tiger Kingdom park have closed, at least temporarily, its Big Cat area holding large animals after an Australian tourist was mauled earlier this week.Tourists today could still see smaller tigers in cages, but the zone where tourists ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Crowd throngs Mon Bridge at reopening

Local people and tourists joined numerous activities in Kanchanaburi province to celebrate the reopening of the Mon Bridge on Saturday morning.People give alms to monks on the Mon Bridge, which was officially opened in Kanchanaburi on Saturday. (Photos ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 2 reports

Myanmar, Thailand work on economic border zones master plan

Myanmar and Thailand’s chambers of commerce have held discussions in the Mae Sot Thailand-Myanmar border town to draw up a joint master plan to develop special economic zones in both countries, according to The Nation.Myanmar’s Union of Myanmar Federation ... [Published Mizzima News - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Top new Thailand hotel openings: From an island hideaway to a Euro-themed escape

KOH KOOD Wendy The PoolOpened earlier this year, Wendy The Pool (+66 2-966-1800/2) is a new hotel on the still relatively isolated island of Koh Kood. Located on Khlong Chao Beach, the beachfront boutique is all modernist wooden cubes with tastefully ... [Published I-S Magazine Online - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Thai premier's first state visit to push for special economic zone project

Thai Premier Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha left for Myanmar on Thursday to push for a financially-ailing Dawei project in the neighboring country.In his first state visit following the May 22 military coup which he himself orchestrated, the Thai premier is scheduled ... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Unlocking the past for prisoners of war in Yeppoon talk

IT was Rod Beattie's extensive knowledge about prisoners of war of the Japanese during the Second World War that led him to work with the likes of Colin Firth during filming of The Railway Man.The Central Queensland man was given the role of historical ... [Published Whitsunday Times - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Airport plan targets key border areas

Three new airports are set to be constructed in border areas and another three given major upgrades under a five-year plan to improve transport links to Special Economic Zones (SEZs).The Transport Ministry will spend the next two months revising details ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Mon bridge reconnected at last

The Mon Bridge, Thailand's longest wooden bridge, has finally been reconnected after being torn apart by runoff in Kanchanaburi province in July last year.Engineering soldiers show off the completed Mon Bridge in Kanchanaburi on Saturday. (Photo by Piyarach ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

TSE aims to go public on MAI

Thai Solar Energy Plc (TSE), a solar-farm operator controlled by Channel 3's Maleenont family, expects to list on the Market for Alternative Investment (MAI) this month."TSE will issue 450 million shares at an unspecified price due to restrictions placed ... [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

There are better ways to bolster Thai rice

The demand side of rice should not be overlooked. The idea of paying farmers to stop growing rice in order to reduce supplies might help raise the market price domestically, but prices on the global market are determined by other major exporters, such ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Sep 26 2014]

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"I feel sympathy for the man in question but I don’t understand why tourists think it’s safe to pose for Facebook photos with wild animals in the first place."
...You might pass one of the province's signature " floating vineyards ", or head towards the sea for a taste of handmade shrimp paste."
"Both of them [the children] are OK now. They are both very healthy" Ungsongtham Hata said

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Khon Kaen biggest rubbish dump in NE [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 24 2014]
Tiger attacks Aussie tourist who stepped into i... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Oct 23 2014]
Cycling Holidays in Thailand [Published BBM - Oct 23 2014]
Tourist mauled by tiger in Thailand [Published Travel Mole - Oct 23 2014]
Phuket park shuts tiger pen after Australian to... [Published Today Online - Oct 23 2014]
Tourist rushed to hospital after being mauled b... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 23 2014]
Aus tourist mauled by tiger in Thailand's anima... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 23 2014]
Phuket park shuts tiger pen after mauling [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 23 2014]
Tiger mauls tourist in Phuket [Published Telegraph - Oct 22 2014]
World: Asia and the Pacific region celebrates W... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 21 2014]
Crowd throngs Mon Bridge at reopening [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 18 2014]
Border cops told to stop ivory trade [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 17 2014]
Mae Sot master plan in motion [Bangkok Post, Th... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 16 2014]
Myanmar, Thailand work on economic border zones... [Published Mizzima News - Oct 16 2014]
Mae Sot master plan in motion [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 16 2014]
Thai, Myanmar private sectors to work on SEZ ma... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Oct 15 2014]
Thai, Myanmar private sectors to draw up master... [Published The Nation - Thailand - Oct 15 2014]
Uncertainty in the air: fresh delays to Thailan... [Published Business Monitor International - Oct 15 2014]
Top new Thailand hotel openings: From an island... [Published I-S Magazine Online - Oct 13 2014]
Thailand: Flooding remains in four provinces, s... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 13 2014]
Day trips from Bangkok [Published Travel Fish - Oct 13 2014]
Thai orphans enjoy lucky break [Published stuff.co.nz - Oct 12 2014]
Food for all seasons [Published Bangkok Post - Oct 12 2014]
National parks up entrance fees [Published TTRweekly.com - Oct 10 2014]
'Best time for cooperation' [Published The Nation - Thailand - Oct 09 2014]
TCT names new president [Published TTRweekly.com - Oct 09 2014]
Thai premier's first state visit to push for sp... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 09 2014]
Mitsubishi customers enjoyed testing All Wheel ... [Published Newswit.com - Oct 09 2014]
Mitsubishi customers enjoyed testing All Wheel ... [Published Thailand News and Press Releases - Oct 09 2014]
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World: Asia and the Pacific region celebrates W... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 21 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: China, India, Myanmar, Thailand, World Bangkok, Thailand, 15 Oct 2014 -- This year’s World Food Day (16 October) is celebrated across Asia and the Pacific with increasing optimism that the region could ...
Thailand: Flooding remains in four provinces, s... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 13 2014]
Source: Government of ThailandCountry: Thailand BANGKOK, 12 October 2014 (NNT) - Mr. Chatchai Phromlert, Director-General of the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) said that due to the torrential rain in many parts of the country ...
Thai PM’s visit to Burma will boost delayed Daw... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 26 2014]
Burma’s stalled Dawei development project is expected to get a big boost when Thai Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-o-cha, visits the country next month. State visit is scheduled for 7 October, said a source. Dawei (also known as Tavoy) today is a sleepy ...
Thailand: Burmese Refugees Criticize Thailand’s... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 15 2014]
Source: IrrawaddyCountry: Myanmar, Thailand By SAW YAN NAING / THE IRRAWADDY CHIANG MAI — Burmese refugees have criticized the Thai junta’s plan to send them home within the next year, saying they have been left in the dark about the repatriation process ...
Thailand: Malaria closely monitored during the ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 10 2014]
Source: Government of ThailandCountry: Thailand BANGKOK, 6 July 2014 (NNT) – Malaria is being strictly monitored during the emerging rainy season, as even earlier between January 1st and June 13th, 2014, 11,036 cases were reported nationwide. The South ...
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