Govt vows to preserve 128-million-rai forest land within 10 years
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BANGKOK, 30 April 2016 (NNT) – Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said that the government needs to enforce expropriation laws and preserve 40 percent of the country’s forest land, totally covering 128 million rai, within a 10-years time. He added that it is necessary for the government to do so gradually because people who have encroached […]

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PADI, diving and Instructor Development (IDC) around Thailand: Testimonial by Sophia of the April IDC on Koh Lanta in April 2016 [del.icio.us]
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Testimonial by Sophia M’Jahad of the April 2016 PADI IDC on Koh Lanta, Thailand for Platinum PADI Course Director Camille Lemmens in conjunction with PADI 5* IDC Center ‘Blue Planet Divers’

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PADI, diving and Instructor Development (IDC) around Thailand: Testimonial by Collin of the April 2016 PADI IDC on Koh Lanta [del.icio.us]
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Testimonial by Collin Li of the April 2016 PADI IDC on Koh Lanta, Thailand for Platinum PADI Course Director Camille Lemmens in conjunction with PADI 5* IDC Center ‘Blue Planet Divers’

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Severe Drought in Cambodia Kills Fish, Animals, Puts Villagers at Risk
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A severe drought in some parts of Cambodia has killed tons of fish and hundreds of other animals and put villagers at risk of not having enough water to drink, officials said. Nearly all of the country’s 24 provinces and the special administrative area of Phnom Penh have experienced some level of drought since earlier […]

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Interview: 'People Were Eaten by The Revolutionary Masses'
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As China approaches the 50th anniversary of Mao Zedong’s Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution this year, Chinese independent historian and former political prisoner Song Yongyi, now a university lecturer in California, has published an e-book based on official records. His research describes an era of government-sponsored political violence and turmoil that engulfed the country from 1966-1976. […]

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Kissinger Dismisses Claims That US Inaction Gave Up South China Sea Archipelago
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Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has denied signing any agreement with the Chinese government decades ago to pave the way for Beijing to occupy a disputed archipelago in the South China Sea. Kissinger said this week at the Vietnam War Summit in Austin, Texas, that the Paracel Islands — a point of friction […]

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Camille’s Samui Info blog: Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 24th April, 2016 [del.icio.us]
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Daily weather update 24th April, 2016 for tropical island destination Koh Samui in Thailand by long term resident Camille Lemmens

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Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 30th April, 2016
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Today’s weather; It’s hazy this morning over Koh Samui and cloud cover is all around although there are also a few sunny patches and I expect it to remain like this for the remainder of the day. Current temp at 8am is 30C It’s good to be back on Koh Samui again, although it’s just […]

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