Their appearances in Pyeongchang prompted criticism that SSAT only looks for Thai athletes with an alien parent or those who live in a foreign country to compete in winter sports. Indeed, seven athletes who have so far represented the Kingdom at the Winter Olympics are all half-Thais or were based in a foreign country at that time. Hit by the criticism, SSAT secretary-general Sueb Tarasiri then initiated a project to create 'true Thai' competitors for winter sports.
While the estimated 1 million teenagers are believed to suffer from depression, 2 million more are at risk, Boonruang said. That would make for upward of 3 million among a population of 8 million teens. Boonruang pointed out that youths develop different symptoms from adults when suffering from depression.
A new disturbing internet trend has the potential to put the internet and social media under scrutiny in Thailand at a time when even western tech companies are making moves to censor content. The new trend in Thailand could bring new challenges. Social networking sites and chatting apps serve as a powerful tool to break down barriers between people and bring them together.
As the crisis around the attempted Thai cave rescue of 12 youth soccer players and their coach intensifies, there are legitimate strategic questions about the likelihood of a survivable escapegiven the dual threats of rising water in the cave and the lack of swimming experience among the players who are trapped. The true scope of the risks facing the Thai teens was laid bare on Thursday, when a Thai diving website released the following map detailing the risks of the proposed escape path:. Just Thursday a Thai navy seal who was working to prepare an evacuation route died due to a lack of oxygen while laying oxygen canisters. Those risks apparently inspired some Thai authorities to consider an equally drastic possible approach: Not evacuating the team for multiple months, until they can exit relatively safely without diving deep distances using oxygen assistance.
I'm sure you could add a few more. I come from a society and a culture where the copying of anything in or out of a classroom is simply looked on as cheating. Not only cheating the whole idea of education but cheating oneself out of any possibility of learning, not to mention a total disrespect of the student who goes to the trouble of learning the correct answers in the first place.
We were closely following up the news worryingly. We also pray for courageous behavior of Thai Special Navy commander who lost his life to save these teenagers. FM spox: Iran expresses pleasure over rescuing Thai teens trapped in flooded cave.
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By spectrumJuly 19, in General topics. To help with an educational project, could those of you with better Thai language skills than mine, and those of you with teenage Thai kids, nieces, nephews and neighbours like to pass on some information and comments? And those who don't can contribute, too.
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