The cabinet approved six strategies for the central region in connection with Dawei Special Economic Zone and Eastern Economic Corridor project, as well as sustainable water management plans.

The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) revealed that the e-ticket system is now ready to be applicable to transport fare payment on buses run by BMTA. The system will commence on October 1when the welfare cards take effect.

The Department of Mineral Resources has assembled the remnants of dinosaurs that once roamed Thailand in a new iteration of the “World of Geology for Tourism Festival”, taking place in Chiang Mai from now until October 24.

The general public are allowed to pay homage to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej before the Royal Urn in the Grand Palace until 30 September 2017, after which the preparations for the Royal Cremation ceremony will take place, according to the Bureau of the Royal Household.

Individuals interested to learn more about the royal cremation ceremony of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej can find relevant information on and

Thailand Post encourages the general public to attend an exhibition showcasing stamps with a story of HM King Rama IX at the Central Postal Building every Tuesday-Sunday from 22 June until 31 October 2017.

The construction of royal crematorium replicas across the Kingdom is progressing further, with the completion date set for October 10 in many provinces.

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