Published: Jun 18, 2022
More than 2,000 supporters of the opposition Pheu Thai Party greeted Paetongtarn Shinawatra, daughter of exiled former premier Thaksin, at Ubon Ratchathani airport on Saturday. Paetongtarn was on her way to address gatherings in neighbouring Si Sa Ket province.
Published: Feb 17, 2022
An estimated 1.3 million people from Thailand’s Northeast, or Isaan, are keen on trying the new high-speed train service linking neighbouring country Laos and China, according to the results of an opinion survey released on Thursday.
Published: Nov 15, 2020
The Category 5 typhoon “Vamco” over the upper coast of Vietnam was centred about 180 kilometres southeast of Dong Hoi, Vietnam at 4am on Sunday, the Thailand Meteorological Department said.
Published: Oct 11, 2020
Category 3 tropical storm "Linfa" made landfall over Quang Ngai, Vietnam at 10am on Sunday with sustained winds of 75 kilometres per hour (kph), the Thai Meteorological Department reported at 10am.
Published: Sep 15, 2020
There will be no military roadblocks to stop protesters from the Northeast travelling to join an anti-government demonstration scheduled for Saturday (September 19) at Thammasat University's Tha Phrachan campus in Bangkok, 2nd Army spokesman Maj-General Rachan Prachantasen said on Monday (September 14).
Published: Sep 14, 2019
The Thai Meteorological Department on Saturday (September 14) morning warned people in the lower Northeast, the Central region, including Bangkok and its vicinity, the East and the South (west coast) to brace for more heavy rains and dangers from accumulated rainfalls over the next 24 hours.
Published: Jul 30, 2019
The northeastern province of Si Sa Ket on Tuesday declared that the prevention and control of dengue fever had become an issue requiring urgent attention throughout its area. Health chiefs said they were especially concerned about what will happen during the latter stages of the traditional rainy season.