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11. learning | 01 Nov 2010
» Earlier this year lack of rain reduced Thailand's rice crop, then suddenly at the end of the rainy season massive floods are causing vegetable shortages.
12. learning | 10 Nov 2011
» Lost jobs when floods hit, may never get back wages employers kept. Lack of labour rights made them cheaper for some employers.
13. learning | 17 Nov 2011
» It seems that floods have been in the news continuously for the past year. We’ve learned a lot of the vocabulary used to describe floods. Now let’s learn how to pronounce it.
14. learning | 03 Nov 2010
» Floods in Hat Yai have brought rubber and palm oil plantations as well as food processing plants and border trade to a grinding halt but many businesses are insured.
15. learning | 10 Oct 2011
» Floods hit Ayutthaya with 7% of Thailand's economy & 15% of manufacturing output. Floods in Bangkok could add 50 billion baht of damage or more.
16. news | 06 Dec 2013
» KUALA LUMPUR - The death toll in floods in Malaysia rose to four Friday as rescuers recovered the bodies of a 44-year-old man and his son, both of whom drowned, police said.
17. learning | 19 Dec 2011
» With climate change, floods, droughts & plant diseases making lives of farmers more difficult, Thai scientists have developed stronger seeds (Photo: Walailak Keeratipipatpong).
18. learning | 18 Nov 2011
First-hand flood story
» A long-time Thailand resident tells her story of trying to hold out against the floods in the Lat Prao area. In the end, the floods won. (The audio is is done by the writer. It's British English, a nice change from m...
19. learning | 21 Feb 2012
» 3.8% growth predicted before the floods fell to 0.1%. Growth was 7.8% in 2010. Forecast 5.5% to 6.5% this year.
20. news | 04 Dec 2013
» KUALA LUMPUR - A teenage boy drowned and more than 23,000 people fled their homes as floods caused by days of heavy rains worsened in Malaysia, state police officials said Wednesday.