A group of Bangkok-based foreign journalists will join a press tour to visit Samut Songkram and Phetchaburi provinces on 6-7 August 2013 to observe folk wisdom and innovations for tackling coastal erosion.
Thailand has urged ASEAN and China to better mobilize resources, encourage private sector participation, and develop a strategy to enhance institutional and people-to-people linkages in order to achieve optimal outcomes.
The Cabinet has announced the use of the 2008 Internal Security Act in three districts of Bangkok, effective from 1 to 10 August 2013. The three districts include Phra Nakhon, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, and Dusit.
All agencies concerned are accelerating clean-up operations to prevent the widespread impact of an oil slick in the Gulf of Thailand. Those who have been affected by the accident will be provided with assistance and compensation.
Thailand and Mozambique are ready to encourage the Thai private sector to invest more in Mozambique. The issue was raised for discussion during Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s official visit to Mozambique on 28-30 July, 2013.