Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand News

Local news for Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

Exceptional student scores spark Ovec...

The Office of the Vocational Education Commission has launched an investigation after finding that an unusually high number of students in almost 40 vocational colleges had excelled in many subjects.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Nation

Ko Tee and Tang 'under protection' in Northeast, Dems say

GOVERNMENT red-shirt leader Wuthipong Kotthammakhun, who faces an arrest warrant for alleged lese majeste, is believed to be hiding under the protection of an influential figure in the Northeast.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Bangkok Post

First batch of senators to be endorsed

About 65 senators-elect are expected to be endorsed by the Election Commission at its meeting today.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Thailand,

Pattaya Mail

Warning of summer storm possibility in Northeast

Residents in Thailand's northeastern region have been warned to brace for possible isolated summer storms and related severe weather this weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Weather, World News, Thailand

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Nation

Erawan plans 25 lower-priced Hop Inn openings

THE ERAWAN GROUP, one of the country's leading hotel developers, has budgeted Bt1.5 billion to open 25 Hop Inn hotels across the Kingdom through next year, a strategic move to put more focus on the fast-growing lower-priced segment.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News,

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Bangkok Post

New poll faces 5-month delay

The Election Commission will postpone the next general election for up to five months if the political turmoil continues, EC secretary-general Puchong Nutrawong said yesterday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News

Bangkok Post

Still blurry

A few lucky Thais started watching some of the 24 new digital TV channels on Tuesday, but a few technical problems were reported.

Comment?

Related Topix: TV, Electronics, World News, Thailand,

Bangkok Post

Reds file against charter court judges

Red-shirt supporters of the United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship in many parts of the country on Tuesday filed police complaints against Constitutional Court judges for nullifying the Feb 2 House of Representatives elections.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News, Southeast Asia

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Bangkok Post

Court clears police

Saudi Arabia's top diplomat and the brother of the Saudi businessman who disappeared in Thailand nearly 24 years ago expressed disappointment Monday after the Criminal Court acquitted five men with close police connections.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Southeast Asia, Thailand

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Bangkok Post

The river of dreams

The story of Sompong Wiengjun and her fight against the Pak Mun Dam continues our series on female environmental campaigners who've stood up for conservation and rights around the country Sompong Wiengjun sits on a balcony of her house along a dirt road running parallel to the Mun River in Khong Chiam district, Ubon Ratchathani.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Thailand, Life, Food, Vegetables

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Bangkok Post

Saudi 'hopeful' of Monday ruling

Family members of a missing Saudi businessman hope that a court ruling in a suit against six senior police officers on Monday will bring some closure in the 24-year saga.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Thailand,

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Bangkok Post

MP to campaign for Somchai removal

A former Pheu Thai MP will campaign for 20,000 voters to sign up for the removal of an election commissioner.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News

Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Nation

Bus plunges into ravine in Tak, killing 29, injuring 23

DECKER bus plunged into a ravine in Tak province on Monday night, killing 29 passengers and injuring 23 others.

Comment?

Related Topix: Thailand, World News, Southeast Asia

Sun Mar 23, 2014

The Nation

Temples lead fight to save last Siamese rosewood reserve

Lee Noikaew, headman of Nongphue village, examines the remains of the first Siamese Rosewood tree planted at the local temple.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Thailand,

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Bangkok Post

Riverside relaxation

Khong Chiam offers a chilled-out vibe, waterfalls and a spectacular view of the confluence of the Mekong and Mun Khong Chiam is a small and quiet border town in Ubon Ratchathani.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Thailand, Travel

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••