infrastructure transport

Southern Land Bridge Megaproject: A Comprehensive Overview

The southern land bridge megaproject, valued at approximately 1 trillion baht, aims to enhance connectivity and boost economic development in Thailand’s southern region. Initiated by the PrayutChanocha government in 2021, the land bridge project complements the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) initiative and is designed to connect the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand via Ranong and Chumphon provinces. The project is set to improve the nation’s land and marine infrastructure.

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sustainability carbon footprint

Royal Phuket Marina: Pursuing Carbon-Neutral Sustainability Goals

Royal Phuket Marina (RPM) has recently been recognized as Thailand’s leading sustainable marina, acquiring the prestigious Carbon Footprint Organisation (CFO) certification from the TGO Authority. This achievement marks a significant step in RPM’s journey to become the world’s first carbonneutral marina, an ambitious objective that involves drastically reducing emissions and implementing further carbon offsetting measures.

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health insurance municipality

Health Insurance Fund Committee Meeting of Koh Samui Municipality

The Health Insurance Fund Committee of Koh Samui Municipality held its 10th meeting on September 25, 2013. The meeting, chaired by Deputy Mayor Miss Supinya Sritongkun, took place at the Muksamui meeting room of the Koh Samui Municipality Office. A range of stakeholders, including municipal staff, community representatives, and representatives from Koh Samui Hospital, attended the meeting.

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water scarcity sustainable tourism

Phuket Hotels Join Forces to Save Water

Phuket, a popular resort island in Thailand, is facing increasing water shortage and treatment issues. As the number of tourists visiting the island continues to rise, the demand for water resources is becoming more acute. To mitigate this issue, a collaborative effort between the Office of the National Water Resources (ONWR) and local hotels has been initiated.

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education charity

Koh Samui Municipality Supports United Education Charity through Forest Robes Offering

On September 24, 2023, at 10:00 a.m., the Kwankhao Conference Hall of Phawana Phothikun Vocational College served as the venue for a united offering of forest robes, organized to support education charity initiatives. Among the attendees were Mr. Sutham Samthong, the Deputy Mayor of Koh Samui, acting on behalf of the Mayor of Koh Samui, along with the management team, members of the municipality council, heads of government departments, municipal officers, and the Street King group.

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elderly health physical development

Elderly Health Promotion Project: Building a Strong Mind and Body

The Elderly Health Promotion Project is an initiative aimed at enhancing the overall wellbeing and health of senior citizens. Launched on September 21, 2023, the project focuses on catering to the needs of 60 elderly individuals from Na Mueang subdistrict. By incorporating religious principles into daily life, the project aims to create a serene, content, and resilient mind for the elderly.

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