#Kuwait Men Ice Hockey team qualified for the final game of the Bangkok Land of Smiles 2017 tournament, after beating Bangkok Flying Farangs 3-2 on Friday.
Ahmad Al-Omran, Treasurer of Kuwait’s Winter Games Club said that the players did a remarkable job throughout the clash. He said the players did an outstanding job both at the defensive and offensive ends, and were determined to do the same when they meet Sting team tomorrow evening.
#Bangkok: Thousands of people turned out in Bangkok to watch the funeral procession of Thailand’s late King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Thursday with buildings draped in yellow marigolds and mourners lining the streets on the eve of his cremation, A sum of $90 million has been set aside for the funeral, the likes of which has never been seen in Thailand, officials in charge of preparations have said.
#Thailand: Heavy rains lashed Bangkok past midnight on Friday and continued into the early hours of Saturday, leading to flooding on many Bangkok roads.
#Bangkok: Those caught lighting up could face a year’s imprisonment as the government seeks to end pollution and drain damage on Thai beaches caused by discarded cigarette butts. The ban, which will come into play in November, will affect 20 beaches including Patong, Koh Khai Nok, Koh Khai Nai (Phuket); Hua Hin, Cha-Am, Khao Takiab (western province of Prachuap Khiri Khan); Pattaya, Jomtien, Bangsaen (eastern province of Chonburi) and Samila (Songkhla city). After a trial period, the ban is expected to be enforced on all Thai beaches, as well as on passenger and tourist boats, to tackle the problem of butts damaging the underwater environment. Anyone found to be breaking the law will face one year in jail or a maximum 100,000 baht fine, or both.
At least 23 people have been killed in flash floods in Thailand caused by continued heavy rainfall, officials said on Wednesday. more than 1.2 million people were affected by the deluge and a total of 44 out of Thailand’s 67 provinces were flooded.