Better planning, more research needed before water project: academics

Academics have stressed the importance of planning and research – possibly for another year – on the proposed government water-management programme, along with the setting up of a special body to oversee the projects. Speaking at a seminar yesterday organised by the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI), Sucharit Koontanakulvong, a professor in the department of […]

Water plan needs focus, experts say

Patsara Jikkham NCPO urged to let public provide input Experts have warned the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to carefully handle water management plans, fearing they could be disorganised, redundant and lacking a clear direction. They raised their concerns after the NCPO told state agencies to propose ideas for dealing with water-related problems […]