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  1. Japanese Investors Urge Renewal of Thai Flood Prevention Projects

    28 May 2014- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand Japanese investors this week urged Thailand’s ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), the military group that overthrew the elected government on May 22, to continue with flood pr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/28/2014 - 11:55

  2. Bangkok Urged to Prepare for More Severe Flooding Brought Due to Climate Change

    7 Nov 2013- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand Climate change will cause an increase in frequency and severity of storms and rising sea levels, which in turn will increase flooding risks for Bangkok, according to Asian Disaster Preparednes ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2013 - 10:13

  3. Thailand’s Water, Flood Management Commission Revamps Controversial Dam Project

    26 Sep 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand Thailand’s Water and Flood Management Commission announced this week that it was removing the Royal Irrigation Department from its role in the controversial Mae Wong Dam project due to strong ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/26/2013 - 10:03

  4. Thailand Postpones Final Contract Awards for Chao Phraya Water Project Until December

    16 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand Thailand’s Water and Flood Management Committee announced this week that contract awards for the Chao Phraya River basin water management project would be postponed by three months, so that p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/24/2013 - 07:25

  5. Thailand, Japan Sign Flood Warning Agreement

    13 Sep 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BANGKOK, Thailand The Thai and Japanese governments signed an agreement this week on an early flood warning system. The goal is to increase Japanese investors’ confidence in Thailand following the devastating ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/13/2013 - 10:01

  6. Public Hearings on Thailands Flood, Water Management Scheme to Begin in August

    9 Jul 2013- 09:38 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Nation (Thailand) Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi, as chairman of the Water and Natural Disaster Management Committee, announced that the public hearings on the Bt350 billion water-management ...

    Local Press Report - 07/09/2013 - 09:38

  7. Protesters Gather at the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit

    Representatives of a number of environmental non-government organizations have gathered alongside the 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit in Thailand this week to protest failures in water management projects and practices by governments from around the world. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2013 - 10:09

  8. Thailand Plans Two New Dams to Replace Controversial Kaeng Sua Ten Project

    Thailand is abandoning plans to build the controversial Kaeng Sue Ten Dam on the Yom River, Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi announced on February 19. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/21/2013 - 10:10

  9. Thai Prime Minister Pledges to Seek Long-Term Water Management Solutions Amid Drought

    Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra last week expressed concern that drought conditions in many provinces could intensify over the next three months, and vowed to continue to pursue long-term solutions focused on sustainable water management. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2013 - 10:09

  10. Thailand's Cabinet Approves Six Groups for Water Bids


    Local Press Report - 02/05/2013 - 10:11

  11. Thai Government Streamlines Water, Flood Management

    10 Jul 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Bangkok, thailand Thailand's Cabinet last week took steps to streamline the country’s water management. The Cabinet approved a single point of command for water management and flood prevention nationwide, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2012 - 10:40

  12. Thailand Infrastructure to Be Tested by Storms

    21 Feb 2012- 22:08 by Local Press Report Bangkok Bangkok Post (Thailand) Thailand could be inundated by up to 20 billion cubic meters of water this year but Bangkok will not be flooded, Science and Technology Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi said. The countr ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:29