Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will organize public hearings on a plan to build waste incinerators capable of handling 1000 tones of garbage at the On Nut and Nong Khaem Waste Disposal Centers, to thoroughly study the data for a period of four months before construction begins.

The Department of Industrial Promotion, the Ministry of Industry will organize the "2nd Community Industry Fair (CI FAIR)" during 2 -15 June 2017 at Gateway Ekamai.

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned 20 attacks on medical personnel worldwide. These actions show that the perpetrators no longer respect them as places of sanctuary and refuge for civilians.

The OTOP MIDYEAR 2017 event has concluded with great success, generating a revenue of over 857.5 million baht over the past eight days.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand, Phuket Office, is inviting interested individuals to participate in the Laguna Phuket International Marathon. For more information, please visit or call 0 7636 2300 Ext. 1417.

The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation has reported Sukhothai province is suffering from flash floods, warning all regions including Bangkok to brace for heavy rains during 26-28 May 2017. Affected public can call 1784 to request for assistance.

Mae Hong Son Provincial Public Health Office is warning the general public to refrain from consuming unknown wild mushrooms, especially along with alcoholic drinks, as some mushrooms may have fatal toxins.

Trang Province will hold Andaman Fair 2017 featuring to strengthen local economy during 1-5 June 2017 at Robinson shopping center, Trang.

Uthai Thani Provincial Administrative Organization has opened the dangerous waste collection center to promote healthier livelihood among villagers.

Khon Kaen province is holding Coffee & Bakery Fair 2017 at Kanchanapisek Convention Center, Khon Kaen University, until 28 May 2017.

The National Legislative Assembly will consider a report on the study of supporting driverless vehicles, robotics and an automated system.

The Royal Thai Embassy in Jakarta has urged Thai nationals in Indonesia to avoid risk areas after an explosion occurred at a bus station in Jakarta on 24 May 2017 at about 9.00 p.m. In case of an emergency, please call +62 811 186253.

The Department of Mental Health has asked people to remain calm, and not to publish or express negative opinions on social media, as they could reiterate the violence. The general public are to be the eyes and ears for society while using social media.

Chiang Rai province is inviting the public to visit the Nang Lae Pineapple, Phu lae Lynchee and the Chiang Rai Best Product Fair during 24-28 May 2017.

Mukdahan province is inviting farmers to take part in the project to promote organic rice production from 2017 to 2021. The project plans to develop quality of organic rice in a farming area of one million rais by the year 2021. For more information, please call 042 613 034 and 042 611 440.

The Department of Disease Control is calling upon the general public to be aware of streptococcus suis infection from the consumption of raw pork. The infection has caused 111 cases of illness with six fatalities. For more information, please call 1422.

The Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning Office is speeding up the introduction of a common ticket system (MANGMOOM Card) to be available for service from October so that passengers can use a single card to cover fares for metro systems, buses, boats, expressways and other payments instead of cash.

Thailand is now hosting an Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) during 25-26 May 2017 focusing on the inter-regional cooperation for sustainable development.

The Ministry of Social Development and Human Security is encouraging the general public to join in the making of 1,099,999 cremation flowers for the royal cremation ceremony of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej until 30 September 2017 at the MSDHS headquarters and participating agencies. For more information, please call 1300.

The Ministry of Agriculture has introduced Agri-Map on Mobile providing geographical data for agricultural management and cultivation planning according to different areas.

The Director General of the Department of Highways disclosed that some highways are severely flooded during rainy season, and advises motorists to be more careful when traveling during this period. For more information on road conditions and traffic condition, please call 1586.

The Interior Ministry is holding Thailand's Best Local Product Expo featuring top local products and foods during 4 May - 24 July 2017 at Khlong Padung Krung Kasem canal market next to Government House.

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