Thailand declares drought in 11 provinces World

Thailand declares drought in 11 provinces

Thailand’s Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) said the country is facing drought after emergency measures were ordered in 54 districts of 11 provinces.
Thailand cleans up river in no-litter campaign ASEAN

Thailand cleans up river in no-litter campaign

The Pollution Control Department (PCD) of Thailand is raising public awareness on keeping rivers clean with a boating campaign cleaning up waste on Chao Phraya River through 10 provinces.
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Thai Government to make partial payment to farmers

Thailand’s Election Commission (EC) on February 25 approved an earlier request by the Government on using 712 million baht (21.9 million USD) sourced from the Central Fund to pay local farmers it owed under the rice-pledging scheme.
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Thai EC frees state funds to pay rice farmers

Thailand ’s Election Commission (EC) has approved a request by the caretaker government to use 712 million THB (almost 22 million USD) from the central budget to pay farmers under the state rice-pledging programme.