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THAILAND:Thai flood death toll reaches 677

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 Comments off

By:Xinhua.
BANGKOK, Dec. 7 — A total of 677 people were confirmed dead and three people were missing in the floods that have inundated the upper part of the country for about four months, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported on Wednesday. Read more…

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Thailand:Thai Flood death toll reaches 594, 2 missing

Friday, November 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 18,2011

BANGKOK, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) — A total of 594 people were confirmed dead and two people were missing in the floods that have inundated the upper part of the country for about four months, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported on Friday. Read more…

Thailand:Thai flooding strands elephants in Ayutthaya

Sunday, November 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 6 ,2011

In flood-hit central Thailand, dozens of elephants have been stranded for the last 2 months.

A tourist facility in Ayutthaya is home to around 100 elephants and offers visitors the chance to feed and ride them. Read more…

Thailand:Flood recovery slow at Thai industrial complex

Sunday, November 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 6 ,2011

One month after floodwaters inflicted costly damage to an industrial park in Ayutthaya, central Thailand, restoration work has made little progress. Read more…

Thailand:Floodwater pushed back from central Bangkok + Related Articles

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 1 ,2011

Measures to protect central Bangkok from flooding are succeeding, but water is being trapped in areas to the north.

The floodwater had threatened to reach central Bangkok after devastating industrial parks in central Thailand. Read more…

Thailand:Floods threaten outskirts of Bangkok

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 1 ,2011

Parts of the Thai capital Bangkok were still inundated with floodwater on Monday as the runoff surged closer to industrial estates on the outskirts of the city. Read more…

Thailand:Bangkok on high alert for high tides

Friday, October 28, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 28,2011

The Thai military and police are on a high alert as seasonal high tides are increasing the risk of flood damage in the center of the capital, Bangkok. Read more…

Thailand:Bangkok braces for further flooding

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 25,2011

 

Thai authorities are warning of further flooding in Bangkok as the spring tide is set to peak on Saturday. Read more…

Thailand:Floodwaters threaten Bangkok

Friday, October 21, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 21,2011

The governor of Bangkok has expanded the areas on alert for floods as the waters from the Chao Phraya River edge toward to the capital. Read more…

Thailand:Evacuation preparation advisory issued for Bangkok

Wednesday, October 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 19,2011

Residents of Bangkok are being advised to prepare for evacuation in case of floods caused by heavy rain that has been hitting Thailand.

Six industrial parks in central Ayutthaya province have been inundated by the water from the flooded Chao Phraya River. The flood has also affected about 430 Japanese-affiliated companies there. Read more…