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Narathiwat Facilitates Travel to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj Pilgrimage

Narathiwat Facilitates Travel to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj Pilgrimage

Narathiwat province is joining hands with the Department of Provincial Administration and Thai Airways International in arranging special charter flights for Muslim Thais in the southern border provinces and nearby areas to travel to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj observance.

Three people killed in attacks in southern Thailand

Three people killed in attacks in southern Thailand

At least two citizens and one soldier were killed and some others were injured in a series of coordinated attacks in the three southernmost provinces of Thailand in the night of November 2.

Thailand tightens security in south

Thailand tightens security in south

A large number of police and military forces were deployed to ensure security in southern provinces of Thailand with schools re-opening on November 1, reported the country’s media.

Embassy works to protect fishermen arrested by Thai navy

Embassy works to protect fishermen arrested by Thai navy

Officials from the Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand on July 11 worked with the police in Thailand’s southern province of Songkhla on protection procedures for 15 fishermen who have been detained at the provincial police headquarters since July 8.

Thailand opens centre to support migrant workers

Thailand opens centre to support migrant workers

Thailand has set up the Fishermen’s Life Enhancement Centre in the southern province of Songkhla to tackle human trafficking and illegal labour and to support migrant workers.

Thailand holds annual ASEAN barred ground dove festival

Thailand holds annual ASEAN barred ground dove festival

Each year Thailand's Yala province holds the ASEAN Ground Barred Dove Festival as its major cultural event, which attracts a great number of visitors, not only from various parts of Thailand but also from other ASEAN countries.