Pattaya City plans to turn Koh Lan, a popular island just 8 kilometres away from the shore of Pattaya, into "Neo Koh Lan", in an attempt to accommodate economic growth as Pattaya is being upgraded as a tourism and investment hub under the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) scheme.
Public forums were underway yesterday under heavy security surveillance in Chana district in Songkhla to garner opinions from locals about the government's controversial plan to construct an 18-billion-baht industrial estate on 16,700 rai of land covering three tambons.
Chachoengsao: Scores of Cambodian migrants, including children, were detained along with five suspected smugglers in Muang district yesterday.
RATCHABURI: Four people were injured during a gas leak explosion at a food shop in Muang district yesterday.
The latest loss of a wild elephant which died with plastic bags in its intestines and stomach showed the public campaign to reduce plastic bags was "falling on deaf ears", Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa says.
The creators of the StartDee online education app, a project spearheaded by former Democrat Party politician Parit "Itim" Wacharasindhu, hope to see it become a "Netflix of education" which provides quality and affordable educational content to Thai students.