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Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Donates 45 Motorised Boats to the Royal Thai Army

  The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) donated 45 motorised boats to the Royal Thai Army (RTA) in support of the ongoing flood relief efforts in Thailand. These will be transported by two C-130 aircraft from the Republic of Singapore Air Force over three days starting from today. The SAF has already donated sandbags, bed sheets […]

October 29th, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Seahawk Helicopters from the USS Mustin Help Thai Government

  Two SH-60 Seahawk helicopters aboard the USS Mustin will conduct “aerial reconnaissance for the Thai government”, Captain John Kirby said. The guided-missile warship docked at Laem Chabang a few days ago for a week-long stint but “the destroyer Mustin will be staying in Thailand a little bit longer now”, he said. “The Thai government […]

October 29th, 2011 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

GM Looks to have a Clear Winner with the New Colorado – Thailand

  The all-new 2012 Chevrolet Colorado offers all the toughness of the previous model but now has more creature comforts and a more stylish design, inside and out, that will likely broaden its appeal. We drove the turbo-diesel with a five-speed manual and a six-speed automatic transmission in Chiang Rai, in northern Thailand. This new […]

October 29th, 2011 | Posted in Automotive | Read More »

9 Thai Soldiers Detained over Chinese Killings in Chiang Sean

  NINE suspects, all Royal Thai Army personnel, have turned themselves in for the attack on the Mekong River near the Thai-Myanmar border in which 13 Chinese sailors were killed, Thai police chief Pol Gen Priewpan Damapong said yesterday. The nine soldiers involved were from the Third Army Command, headquartered in Phitsanulok, responsible for the […]

October 29th, 2011 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Yingluck Shinawatra said her Country was Facing its Worst-Ever Natural Disaster

  Thailand’s Prime Minister said her country was facing its worst-ever natural disaster yesterday as the Chao Phraya river swelled to a record high, swamping tourist spots including the Grand Palace. ”The crisis we’re facing today is the most critical natural disaster that ever happened in Thai history,” Yingluck Shinawatra said, adding that she would […]

October 28th, 2011 | Posted in Chiangrai News,News | Read More »

Chiangrai Mayor Meets Mayor, Lorena Martinez of Aguascalientes

The City of Chiang Rai and Aguascalientes  share a common vision on the characteristics required to ensure a sustainable city to its inhabitants the right conditions to protect the environment while driving their development economic and social development. This became clear during his meeting the Mayor, Lorena Martinez Asian counterpart, Sompong Kulwong, in the context […]

October 28th, 2011 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Snakes, Crocodiles and Disease Threaten the Floodwaters

  Fears have been raised that snakes, crocodiles and disease could threaten locals and tourists as Thailand battles continually rising floodwaters. The main river coursing through the capital of Bangkok swelled to record highs today amid concern that flood defences could break and swamp the heart of the city. British holidaymakers have already been warned […]

October 28th, 2011 | Posted in Health,News | Read More »

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Learning Thai with Jen
Learning Thai with Jen