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Electric train projects to Chiang Mai, Pangnga, Phuket and Korat gets Royal Approval

The Royal Thai Government Gazette announced HM King Rama X’s approval of the Sky Train Act 2562 (2019) directing the Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand to immediately proceed with electric train projects in the provinces of Chiang Mai, Pangnga, Phuket and Nakorn Ratchasima (Korat). Source: Photo by Thairath

DFA raises ALERT level 3 in Libya

VOLUNTARY REPATRIATION ENCOURAGED AMONG FILIPINO WORKERS POSSIBLE DEPLOYMENT BAN TO BE IMPLEMENTED IMMEDIATELY DFA BULLETIN The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) today raised Alert Level III in Libya and urged Filipinos in Tripoli and nearby areas to consider getting themselves and their dependents repatriated to avoid getting caught in the middle of ongoing clashes between… Read more »

Normal work day for “Big Joke” no comment on transfer

In a report by The Nation, Former Immigration Bureau Chief Pol Lt-General Surachate Hakparn otherwise known as “Big Joke” was seen reporting to work yesterday at the Royal Thai Police Headquarters. Last Friday, Royal Thai Police Chief Pol General Chakthip Chaijinda ordered Surachate’s transfer to an inactive post at the headquarters. According to the report… Read more »

Royal Coronation Preps Up

Preparation for the Royal Coronation Ceremony of King Rama X has already started with the collection of waters from different important and sacred sources was done last week. The waters will be combined and used for the Royal Purification and Anointment Ceremonies during the Coronation. For more information about the Royal Coronation Ceremony visit this… Read more »

King Rama X’s Coronation Program

The Office of the Prime Minister through its Foreign Service of the Government Public Relations Department released the following schedule for His Majesty The King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s Coronation. Preparation of Sacred Water for the Royal Coronation Ceremony Inscribing the Royal Golden Plaques and Engraving the Royal Seal of State Three-Day Royal Coronation Ceremony Routes of… Read more »

Do’s and Don’ts for Songkran 2019

Police General Chalermkiat Srivorakan, Deputy Director General of the Royal Thai Police presided over a meeting through video teleconference with the top brass at the Royal Thai Police Operations Center on Tuesday April 2, 2019 to discuss Songkran 2019. The General stressed out the need to tighten security in Bangkok especially in areas where tourist… Read more »