Changwat


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Changwat

In Thailand, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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told me that he did not want to appear to be too ambitious and that he was prepared to wait because ultimately Thammayut and provincial authorities (including the Chiang Mai Provincial Office of Buddhism, Samnakngan Phra Phutthasasana Changwat Chiang Mai) could override local opposition.
"3 saen siang nai krungthep pen siang thi mi khunnaphap yom di kwa 15 lan siang nai tang changwat" [300,000 votes in Bangkok are votes of quality and therefore better than 15 million votes in the provinces].
Study on diversity and uses of plants in Tao Dam forest, Changwat Kanchanaburi, M.
The authority of a regional executive is diluted if it is shared with a central appointee, as in Thailand where since 2004 changwat are cogoverned by a directly elected chairman and centrally appointed governor (Mutebi 2004).
Effect of chemical fertilizer and chicken manure on growth and yield of super sweet corn grown continuously on Korat soil in Changwat Khon Kaen.
Kingdom Prathet Province Changwat [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE 76 in total (75 plus IN ASCII.] Bangkok) District Amphoe [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE The district IN ASCII.] containing the provincial seat is termed Amphoe Mueang [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] Subdistrict Tambon [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE Those with urban IN ASCII.] functions are termed thetsaban tambon [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] Village Muban [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE A single village, a (Mu) IN ASCII.] grouping of separate hamlets, or, due to urban growth, a suburb.
(32) "Khamsang samnak naiyokratamontri ti 8/2524 ruang karn kaekhai phanha nai karn boriharn rachakarn nai changwat chaidaen" ["Prime Minister's Order 8/1980, Solving the Problem of Government Administration in the Southern Border Provinces"], 20 January 1980, in Verasak Oubasit, Botbat sun amnuaykarn boriharn jangwat chaidaen (sot or bor tor) gap khwammankhong haengchat [The National Security Roles of the Southern Border Provinces Administrative Centre], MA thesis, Ramkhamhaeng University, 2002, pp.
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has invested in the Changwat Lop Buri power generation project in Thailand.
83/8 Moo 3,Tambol Huay Yai, Amphoe Banglamung, Changwat Chonburi 20150, Thailand, Ph.: 66-01-902-3936, 66-01-902-3937,
Popularized in an abbreviated form as the "three southern border provinces" (sam changwat chaidaen pak tai), this geographical reference totalizes the incidence of violence across the three (not four) provinces.