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Earth Hour event to take place in Bangkok on March 28

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) will be holding the 60 Earth Hour 2015 activity on March 28 to raise public awareness and participate in solving the climate issue by turning off their unused electrical appliances, said Deputy Governor.
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Bangkok to host IPA Congress 2014

The Thai capital city of Bangkok will host the International Publishers Association (IPA) Congress in March 2014 in its capacity as the World Book Capital.
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Thai capital to host Car Free Day

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is prepared to organise activities under the Bangkok Car Free Day campaign on September 22 to promote commuting via public transport.
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Thailand, US declare success on HIV prevention

Thailand and the United States have declared a success in their research to prevent HIV infections, saying their studies show that the generic anti-retroviral drug Tenofovir was 74 percent effective.
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Bangkok to become World Book Capital

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is speeding up projects to promote reading among people in Bangkok as the metropolis is to be officially designated the World Book Capital for 2013, according to MCOT online news.
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Thailand to be free from AIDS in 2016

Bangkok’s City Hall is working in collaboration with The Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre and the Department of Disease Control to transform Thailand into an AIDS-free country by 2016.