Artikel tagged “construction”

  • Waterfall encroachment opposite disputed Ao Sane villa construction

    Waterfall encroachment opposite disputed Ao Sane villa construction

    Officials from the Forest Protection Operations Centre visited Ao Sane yesterday (February 12). Cheewapap Cheewatham, Head of the centre’s Payak Prai Forest Crime Suppression Taskforce, led his team to inspect the encroached waterfall opposite the Ao Sane luxury property construction that was ordered to be suspended last year. On hand were the Deputy Director General of Department of Forestry, Internal Security Operations Command Area 4 Chief, DSI and Rawai Municipality Officials.

  • Coal power plants shelved for at least three years

    Coal power plants shelved for at least three years

    The Thai Ministry of Energy has decided to put on hold two coal-fired power plant projects in Krabi and Thepa district of Songkhla for three years pending additional environmental and health impacts assessments and environmental impact studies. Energy Minister Siri Chirapongphan says the ministry would inform the cabinet its decision to put off the two controversial projects and, at the same time, propose its revised power development plan for consideration in March.

  • FRIDAY MORNING BRIEFING – All your news in 3 minutes

    FRIDAY MORNING BRIEFING – All your news in 3 minutes

    Wet, wet, wet start to the day but the forecast says rain should ease during Friday but more on the way tomorrow.

  • Review of ‘Thai-only’ jobs being proposed

    Review of ‘Thai-only’ jobs being proposed

    The Ministry of Labour will hold a public hearing on a proposal to review the rules and regulations on 39 jobs currently reserved for Thai nationals. The meeting would discuss jobs, currently reserved for Thai’s only, to be made available for foreigners.

  • Fixing Phuket’s coral. Restoration projects around Phuket

    Fixing Phuket’s coral. Restoration projects around Phuket

    For the past few years the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources – Phuket Office has been working on the construction and installation of artificial reefs around the island.

  • Samkong underpass construction set to begin in November

    Samkong underpass construction set to begin in November

    PHUKET: Construction is to start on the 850-million-baht underpass at the Samkong intersection in mid-November.

  • Pullman Phuket Arcadia Nai Thon nears opening

    Pullman Phuket Arcadia Nai Thon nears opening

    PHUKET: Construction of the five star Pullman Phuket Arcadia began in October 2010 on Nai Thons headland and with the project completion target date of August 2012 approaching, marketing and recruitment proposals are scheduled for the end of this year.