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Locals sidelined during PM’s visit to flood-prone areas (Thailand)

Most local people I spoke to this week during Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s fiveday floodprevention and relief trip, which ended yesterday, said their participation in drawing up the flood plans was virtually nil, and that they in fact knew very … Continue reading

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Govt needs a credible flood prevention plan by next April (Thailand)

Japanese investors in Thailand expect the government to come up with a credible, comprehensive plan by April 2012 to prevent a repeat of this year’s massive floods, according to the Japan External Trade Organisation (Jetro). That sounds like a deadline … Continue reading

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