Social & Environment

Thailand seeks more Covid-19 vaccines to cover as many citizens as possible against uncertainty

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has shifted the directive over Covid-19 vaccine administration shortly after the launch of the mass vaccination program early this month after consulting with medical and public health experts, who recommended that as many citizens as possible are covered by the...

Regional/World

Volatile Mekong threatens birds’ nests

Unseasonal releases of water from upstream dams endanger nesting birds in Thailand during the winter dry season Just 50 metres from the Mekong, in the shadow of a discarded plastic cup, a lone chick sits camouflaged on the sand. It is a newly hatched small...

Life Style

Riding the Waves of the Mekong

As the End of Buddhist Lent Day is approaching, which suggests the arrival of a flooding season, the Mekong River will usually turn into a battle ground of boat races of riverine residents living along the river. For people in this mainland Southeast Asian region,...