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Tambon

In Thailand, a political subdivision roughly equivalent to a township.
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The chosen field site for this study was a peri-urban farming community of Thai heritage and Isaan ethnicity living in Ban Koke (pseudonym) of Tambon sub-district in Northeast [NE] Thailand.
17 in tambon Bang Kruay of Bang Kruay district in Nonthaburi province.
Expenditure (Baht) Tambon Fixed cost Variable cost Land Depreciation Root fertilizer opportunity seed Tamrong 107,500 313,308 146,400 297,572 Raiisahon 53,000 156,374 63,840 118,020 Tamlu 42,750 277,563 55,200 161,208 Khongkajed 74,000 186,042 88,800 167,247 Total 277,250 933,287 354,240 744,047 Tambon Variable cost electric fuel Land Plastic preparation bag Tamrong 77380 85,100 132,100 70,700 Raiisahon 28,640 82,228 41,300 32,175 Tamlu 11,000 80,562 58,400 28585 Khongkajed 49,050 118,880 120500 25,805 Total 166,070 366,770 352300 157,265 Tambon Variable cost total labor Tamrong 405,666 1,635,726 Raiisahon 173,356 748,933 Tamlu 185,354 900,622 Khongkajed 284,434 1,114,758 Total 1,048,811 4,400,040
It was called the "OTOP" project which means "One Tambon One Product" with support from Thai government and vendors, it became a great success.
Most of the houses' roofs were blown away by gusty wind caused by the summer storm which continued in the area for at least an hour, a Tambon Administrative officer said.
Administrative subdivisions: 77 provinces, including Bangkok municipality, subdivided into 877 districts, 7,255 tambon administration, and 74,944 villages.
TRT introduced many such policies, such as rural credit schemes, a debt moratorium for farmers, the One Tambon One Product (OTOP) program (aimed at developing rural small and medium-sized enterprises), and a slew of education policies, (23) all of which contributed to the positive feedback of the new policy environment.
ThailandOs One Tambon, One Product Thailand's sustainability marketing needs a refresh.
But the Lenggong rock drawings are very different to the Gua Tambon rock paintings as Tan and Chia (2010: 17) note, despite Gua Tambon also being traditionally associated with the Semang.
Only in recent years has any attempt at unified planning been made, and this is still in its infancy, due to the limited capabilities of the various sub-districts (tambon, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) and municipal sub-districts (thetsaban tambon, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) affected by Ubon's sprawling growth.
Economic development is critical and bringing it about will be difficult but the Thai program called OTOP (One Tambon (Community) and One Product) could prove to be a useful model.
They have upgraded the OVOP movement into Thai original "One Tambon One Product (OTOP) movement".