24 Jan 2013 - 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Japanese businesses operating in Thailand retain confidence in the country’s long-term water management plan, and the government is planning additional infrastructure development to further bolster
21 Jan 2013 - 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
laos, LUANG PRABANG — During the 19th Mekong River Commission Council meeting last week in Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and other participants challenged Laos’ efforts to construct the controversial $3.5 billion USD Xayaburi
13 Nov 2012 - 10:47 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Chosun Media) — Korean businesses may well get a chance to participate in a $13 billion USD water management project in flood-prone Thailand, Cheong Wa Dae officials said November 12.
6 Nov 2012 - 11:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
vientiane, laos — On the same day that Thailand’s government come out in support of Laos’ decision to immediately begin construction of the controversial Xayaburi Dam on the Lower Mekong River, international environ
24 Sep 2012 - 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — The Thai government has shortlisted seven companies to submit proposals to design and construct flood prevention projects under a $11 billion mega project.
11 Sep 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Residents of northern Thailand are on alert after Lampang and Phrae Provinces were hit by flash floods last week.
6 Sep 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Sweden, STOCKHOLM — Public safety and security organization AGT International has called on governments around the world to give a higher priority to flood management in order to enhance water security and save lives.
18 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Laotian Foreign Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has announced that construction of the controversial Xayaburi Dam has been supended, pending completion of further environmental studies.
12 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea is preparing to bid for a contract for a comprehensive water management project covering 25 rivers in Thailand.
10 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Thailand's Cabinet last week took steps to streamline the country’s water management.
2 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodian villagers protested on June 29 against a divisive hydropower dam in Laos that campaigners say is being built in defiance of a pledge to first gauge its possible harmful impact on millions
19 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Thailand last week took steps toward implementing its national plan for water management.
24 Apr 2012 - 10:20 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (AsiaOne (Singapore)) — Full Story - The Thai government is preparing to set up a center for the efficient management o
20 Mar 2012 - 23:09 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Xinhua (China)) — The Thai government is willing to cooperate with China in its water-management projects following last year’s devastating flood, Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on March 14.
14 Mar 2012 - 08:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
vientiane, laos — Tensions are rising again over the proposed Thai-funded Xayaburi Dam project in Laos.
8 Feb 2012 - 09:50 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Bernama (Malaysia)) — Thailand is still at risk of repeated floods over the next three years, according to Pramote Maiklad, a member of the Thai government’s Strategic Committee for Water Resources Management and former
24 Jan 2012 - 10:39 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Bangkok Post (Thailand)) — Chukiat Sappaisal, a member of the government’s water management committee, is urging Japanese investors to have confidence in Thailand’s short-term plan to prevent future flooding of industrial es
29 Nov 2011 - 14:27 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Bangkok Post (Thailand)) — The Japan International Cooperation Agency is helping develop a pilot project in Thailand to prevent industrial estates from flooding.
14 Nov 2011 - 11:52 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Bangkok Post (Thailand)/ Thai News Agency MCOT) — Thailand should have a comprehensive water management plan in place, according to Japanese Ambassador to Thailand Seiji Kojima.
1 Nov 2011 - 10:19 by Local Press Report
Bangkok (Thai News Agency) — The Thai government has approved a plan to import food and drinking water in an effort to alleviate shortages in the wake of recent severe floods, according to Thai Permanent-Secretary for Commerce
29 Mar 2011 - 13:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Bangkok, thailand — Two hundred and sixty-three non-governmental organizations from 51 countries have submitted a letter urging the prime ministers of Laos and Thailand to scrap the proposed Xayaburi Dam on the main
17 May 2010 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
Bangkok, thailand (Xinhua (China)) — The Thai government's Center for the Resolution of Emergency Situations (CRES) last week announced it would cut water and power supply to anti-government "red-shirt" protesters.