18 Dec '11, 5am

Slow recovery for flood-hit plants in Thailand: AYUTTHAYA, Thailand (AFP) - Piles of rubbish…

AYUTTHAYA, Thailand (AFP) - Piles of rubbish, rusting furniture and discarded machinery litter one of Thailand's top high-tech parks, a former symbol of economic prowess laid to waste by weeks of flooding. Many of the companies located in the country's industrial heartland say it will be several months at least before their operations return to normal. Investor confidence in the kingdom is likely to take even longer to recover. At least one major manufacturer, Sanyo Semiconductor, is pulling the plug on its operations in hard-hit Ayutthaya province north of Bangkok altogether, while others are considering moving to safer areas. 'We've realised, obviously with hindsight, that we're in the wrong place - we're in a flood zone,' said Mr Richard Han, chief executive of semiconductor maker Hana Microelectronics whose plant was badly affected.

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/SEAsia/Story/STI...

Tweets

Slow recovery for flood-hit Thai plants - Channel NewsAsia

Slow recovery for flood-hit Thai plants - Chann...

channelnewsasia.com 18 Dec '11, 6am

AYUTTHAYA, Thailand: Piles of rubbish, rusting furniture and discarded machinery litter one of Thailand's top high-tech pa...

Westwood closes out dominant week in Thailand

pgatour.com 18 Dec '11, 4pm

Westwood closes out dominant week in Thailand text size Dec. 18, 2011 BANGKOK (AP) -- Lee Westwood of England completed a ...

91% of flood-hit areas in Thailand back to normal

91% of flood-hit areas in Thailand back to normal

straitstimes.com 25 Dec '11, 6am

Thailand's Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra looks at a pile of garbage after flood waters receded in the Don Muang area ...

Westwood lands Thailand title #golf #europe

Westwood lands Thailand title #golf #europe

europeantour.com 18 Dec '11, 10am

Lee Westwood (Getty Images) Related Content News Schwartzel closes in on Westwood in Thailand Westwood wins Nedbank Golf C...

Bank of Thailand to sign currency swap deal with China

Bank of Thailand to sign currency swap deal wit...

straitstimes.com 18 Dec '11, 10am

Thailand plans to sign a bilateral currency swap agreement this week worth 7 billion yuan (S$1.43 billion) with China's ce...

Lee Westwood moves to World No. 2 with win in Thailand - Golfweek

Lee Westwood moves to World No. 2 with win in T...

golfweek.com 18 Dec '11, 1pm

Scores • Thailand Golf Championship (Final) Photo Gallery Lee Westwood in photos A look at Lee Westwood through the years....

Schwartzel closes in on Westwood in Thailand - European Tour

Schwartzel closes in on Westwood in Thailand - ...

europeantour.com 17 Dec '11, 11am

Charl Schwartzel (Getty Images) Related Content News Westwood storms clear in Thailand Players Lee WESTWOOD Charl SCHWARTZ...

Lee Westwood wins Thailand Golf Championship - ...

golf-monthly.co.uk 18 Dec '11, 10am

win in the Australian Masters, Lee Westwod made it an English double this weekend by claiming victory in the Thailand Golf...

.@WestwoodLee's 11-shot lead in Thailand is down to four after @CharlSchwartzel's big move on Saturday

[email protected]'s 11-shot lead in Thailand is dow...

golf.com 17 Dec '11, 2pm

BANGKOK (AP) - Masters champion Charl Schwartzel shot a second straight 6-under 66 on Saturday move four strokes behind Le...

Golfweek: Westwood leads in Thailand; Schwartzel 4 back: Masters champion Charl Schwartze...

Golfweek: Westwood leads in Thailand; Schwartze...

golfweek.com 17 Dec '11, 3pm

BANGKOK — Masters champion Charl Schwartzel shot a second straight 6-under 66 on Saturday to move four strokes behind Lee ...

Westwood cruises to 11-shot lead in Thailand - ...

golfweek.com 16 Dec '11, 4pm

BANGKOK – Lee Westwood followed his career-best 12-under 60 with a 64 on Friday to take a commanding 11-stroke lead at the...

Lee Westwood follows 60 with 64 in Thailand

golf.com 16 Dec '11, 2pm

BANGKOK (AP) - Lee Westwood followed his career-best 12-under 60 with a 64 on Friday to take a commanding 11-stroke lead a...

Famous FloatingFood Market in Hat Yai, #Thailand ~ #travel #food #ttot

Famous FloatingFood Market in Hat Yai, #Thailan...

blog.malaysia-asia.my 16 Dec '11, 2pm

Floating Market in Hat Yai Thailand - This very interesting attraction is called Khong Hae Floating Market or Klonghae Flo...

Westwood fires 64, opens up 11-shot lead in Tha...

pgatour.com 16 Dec '11, 2pm

Westwood fires 64, opens up 11-shot lead in Thailand text size Dec. 16, 2011 BANGKOK (AP) -- Lee Westwood followed his car...