Thailand aims to reduce road accidents by 50% in 2020

Thailand aims to reduce road accidents by 50% in 2020

Thai transport authorities and police are aiming to reduce the rate of road accidents by half in 2020. They are aiming to meet the goal set by an international benchmark, participants of a national road safety convention held at Bangkok International Trade &...
DiCaprio Praises Thai Efforts to Protect Wild Tigers

DiCaprio Praises Thai Efforts to Protect Wild Tigers

American actor and conservationist Leonardo DiCaprio has praised a “major long-term effort by the government of Thailand” for the increase in the population of wild tigers at Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary in Uthai Thani province. Minister for National...
Bangkok ‘Venice of the East’ Continues to Sink

Bangkok ‘Venice of the East’ Continues to Sink

The mighty Chao Phraya runs through the central plains and down into the flooding delta before heading out into the Gulf of Thailand. Great place for a city. Not surprisingly Bangkok suffers floods whenever the big rains come with most of the low-lying land around the...