The government is encouraging the general public to attend prayers on 21 July 2018 at Royal Plaza in remembrance of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej and in honor of Her Majesty the Queen Mother, and celebrate the auspicious occasion of His Majesty King Rama X's birthday anniversary.

The Royal Thai Navy is preparing to analyze all lessons and information learnt from the Tham Luang Cave rescue mission to enhance its efficiency and to inform its choice of equipment for emergency response work

The Prime Minister has vowed that his administration will continue to improve the public health system and foster wider acceptance of Thai herbal remedies.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has led Thai and Chinese media to review steps being taken to assist those impacted by the recent boat sinking in Phuket waters, as well as to review maritime safety measures in an effort to restore confidence among tourists

ESAN Delight Plus Expo 2018 is scheduled for 19-24 July 2018 at CentralWorld. The event is a collaboration between the five provinces: Udon Thani, Nong Khai, Nong Bua Lam Phu, Loei and Bueng Kan. The expo features good products of the region, a northeastern or Esan cooking competition and the singing of traditional Esan songs.

The government will push forward its nine major projects to tackle flooding and drought in a systematic manner in 2019.

Minister of Energy Siri Chiraphongphan, has announced the ministry’s plan to increase the proportion of renewable electricity to 30% in the next 12 years.

The Thai Industries Sentiment Index (TISI) hit a 42-month peak in June 2018, rising for second consecutive month. According to the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI), the index increased to 91.7 last month, up from 90.2 in May, thanks to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which stimulated consumer demand for food, electronic and electrical products, and garments.

The Permanent Secretary for Tourism and Sports, Pongpanu Svetarundr, said that the number of foreigners visiting Thailand between January and June 2018 accounted for a 12 percent increase from the same period last year.

Ancient Siam in Samut Prakan will organize a ceremony on Asalha Puja Day on 20 July 2018 from 4.00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. For more information, please call 0 2323-4094-9.

The Food and Drug Administration is restricting uses of trans fat to reduce risks for cardiovascular diseases.

The Royal Irrigation Department is getting prepared for Son Tinh rainstorm expected to hit the northern, northeastern, and central regions during 19-21 July 2018. Heavy rains and flooding are expected in some areas.

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