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Litter Becoming A Problem At The Buriram Khao Kradang National Park

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Litter Becoming A Problem At The Buriram Khao Kradang National Park

This is the wonderful view that visitors are faced with as they approach the steps to the Big Buddha at Khao Kradang National Park before litter rears its ugly head. It is hugely popular with visitors going to see the Big Buddha, as well as people simply wanting to use the steps to keep fit….

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Logistics – This Is Thailand

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Logistics – This Is Thailand

  We ex-pats in Buriram love Thailand, however on occasion we do have concerns with regard to safety issues. As I drive around most days, I am amazed but no longer shocked, at what I see on the road.   Infrastructure is improving, more dual carriageways are being constructed everywhere. Though sometimes I fear nobody…

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Buriram New Immigration Office Scheduled To Open Next Monday

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Buriram New Immigration Office Scheduled To Open Next Monday

  The Buriram Times have been “reliably informed” that the new and long anticipated Immigration Office will officially open on Monday 3rd October 2016. It will be located at the Buriram Provincial offices just out of town. The directions are, head out of town past the I-mobile Stadium until you get to the traffic lights,…

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Shocking Figures In Report On Children Drowning In Thailand

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Shocking Figures In Report On Children Drowning In Thailand

A recent report has revealed that drowning is the biggest killer of children in Thailand during the period 2006 to 2015. Even more tragic is that the majority of these cases were avoidable. The report released by the Public Health Minister stated that the number of drownings was more than both dengue fever cases and…

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