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  1. Protected wood seized after pickup crashes into poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    Police and forestry officials inspect over 100 planks cut from endangered trees in Thoen district of Lampang on March 31. About 100 planks of processed endangered timber were seized from a pickup truck after it crashed into a roadside power pole in Lampang's Thoen district on Tuesday morning. Police were informed of the accident on Thoen-Thung Saliam Road in tambon Mae Pa in Thoen district around 6am.

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  2. Govt to make fight against human trafficking a national priority in bid to avoid foreign sanctionRead the original story

    Monday | The Nation

    THE suppression of human trafficking will be made a national priority on Friday to avoid the risk of Thailand being downgraded under an international protocol against trafficking, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said yesterday. Prawit was also responding to a comment posted on Facebook by former PM Yingluck Shinawatra, in which she said her government had not failed in addressing problems related to human rights violations and child labour in the fishing industry.

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  3. Dozens of Myanmar migrants arrested on train to Thai southRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Star Online

    BANGKOK: Thai police said Monday they had charged 70 migrants from Myanmar and six Rohingya Muslims with illegal entry after they were arrested on a train bound for a southern province bordering Malaysia. The migrants were taken off the train from Bangkok at around 4:30 am in Nakhon Si Thammarat province when they failed to present valid travel documents, said local railway police sub-inspector Kraisorn Boonlum.

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  4. Thailand detains 76 migrants found on train, including RohingyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AlertNet

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  5. Illegal Myanmar migrants arrested on train to MalaysiaRead the original story

    Monday | Bangkok Post

    Acting on a tip off, Nakhon Si Thammarat and railway police boarded the No171 south-bound train when it arrived at Thung Song junction station in Thung Song district. The foreigners had no travel documents.

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  6. Drug gangs suspected of deadly attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Bangkok Post

    Pol Col Thammanoon Faijoo, chief of Nakhon Si Thammarat's Cha-uat police station, blames drug gangs for Saturday's gun attack which left two people dead and four others, including a police officer, wounded. Police have zeroed in on three drug gangs as the likely suspects in Saturday's shooting in Nakhon Si Thammarat in which two people were killed and four others injured.

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  7. Tachai Island still TachaiRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Bangkok Post

    Department chief Niphon Chotibal said that the name of the island off Thai Muang district in Phangnga province remained the same. He issued the clarification one day after Jeerasak Chookwamdee, director-general of the Fifth Conservation Area Administration Office in Nakhon Si Thammarat province, said that HRH Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana had renamed the island after being impressed by its white sandy beaches and crystal-clear water.

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  8. Princess renames island after herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangkok Post

    HRH Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana has renamed an island in Phangnga province after being impressed by its white sandy beaches and crystal clear water. The princess made the decision after holidaying on the island last week, according to Jeerasak Chookwamdee, director-general of the Fifth Conservation Area Administration Office in Nakhon Si Thammarat province, under the Department of Natural Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation.

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  9. Cracked window scrubs Nok Air flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bangkok Post

    Nok Air cancelled a Nakhon Si Thammarat-Bangkok flight on Thursday after the aircraft's captain reported a cracked cockpit window. The Boeing 737-800 flight DD7804 landed at Nakhon Si Thammarat airport at 7.10am and was scheduled to leave for Bangkok at 7.30am with about 170 passengers on board.

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  10. Nok Air plane's windshield cracks before taking offRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Nation

    The windshield of a Nok Air plane at the Nakhon Si Thammarat airport was found cracked before it was about to take off to Bangkok, causing the fight to be delayed. The flight was scheduled to take off at 7:40 am.

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  11. Electricity GeneratingRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Nation

    Electricity Generating Plc Investment thesis We believe EGCO is now an attractive value play for long-term investing. Its growth profile remains attractive - as we forecast net profit to reach almost Bt11bn by 2018, a 45% jump from its 2014 bottom line, in large part due to five secured pipeline projects set to come online in that period.

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  12. Thai Women's Empowerment Fund exhibits good performance at all levelsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Pattaya Mail

    Miss Kanitta Kanjanarangsrinon, Deputy Director of the Thai Women's Empowerment Fund, is satisfied with the performance of the funds' networks at local, provincial and regional levels. She expressed satisfaction after she attended several workshops held in Nakhon Si Thammarat, Nakhon Nayok and Kalasin, in connection with a survey of the fund's management.

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  13. 2 derailments hit southern trainsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Bangkok Post

    According to the Facebook page of the State Railway of Thailand, the detailed freight train was an open rock carrier travelling from Bang Sue to Huai Sak station in Bank Saphan Noi district. The accident occurred around 9.15am, which four cars went off the rails between Huai Sai Tai and Hua Hin stations.

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  14. Open charter to the publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Bangkok Post

    Members of political parties have come out to express their dissatisfaction with the draft charter and called for a referendum. True to his style, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha immediately dismissed the demands, saying it is premature to discuss a referendum.

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  15. Speaking truth to powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Bangkok Post

    Independent power producer Egco operates this plant in Nakhon Si Thammarat's Khanom district. Egco is among the leading independent power producers with a generation capacity of 824 megawatts, and plans to spend about 29 billion baht this year on ongoing projects and expansion.

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  16. Resorts face waste chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Bangkok Post

    Legal action will be taken against proprietors of resorts who dispose of waste in forest reserves at tourist attractions, officials say. Theerapat Prayurasiddhi, chief of the Royal Forest Department , said on Sunday waste dumping has been reported in many tourist spots such as Phu Tub Berk in Phetchabun's Khao Kho district and Nakhon Si Thammarat's Wang Nam Khieo district, and several areas in the southern part of the country.

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  17. Robinson sets expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Bangkok Post

    Robinson, a retail unit of Central Group, now operates 38 stores nationwide, with sales of almost 24 billion baht last year. The company is one of several major local retailers mapping out a five-year investment plan to exploit an expected regional economic strengthening on the back of higher foreign tourist numbers and growing urbanisation.

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  18. What reshuffle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Bangkok Post

    This December 4 photo is the last joint public appearance of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Deputy Prime Minister MR Pridiyathorn Devakula , who says there is no truth to rumours of an impending cabinet shakeup over poor economic performance. Deputy Prime Minister MR Pridiyathorn Devakula Monday insisted he has not heard of any discussions about the prime minister preparing to reshuffle ministers dealing with the economy.

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  19. People smugglers' assets frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Bangkok Post

    A group of female Rohingya migrants are queuing to get health information from an official in Hua Sai district of Nakhon Si Thammarat in January. The Anti-Money Laundering Office has frozen assets worth 12 million believed to be the proceeds of the smuggling of illegal Rohingya migrants into Thailand.

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  20. After two groups of gunmen fought and left four men dead, police have launched a crackdown onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Bangkok Post

    Police show guns and ammunition confiscated during Sunday raids in Nakhon Si Thammarat aimed at "influential figures" and hired gunmen. Raids on 80 locations involved 1,000 police and soldiers, 48 vehicles and two helicopters.

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