Floods encircle Thai industrial park; govt says no repeat of 2011

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By Amy Sawitta Lefevre BANGKOK, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Floodwater encircled an industrial estate to the northeast of Bangkok on Thursday, adding to fears that Thailand could see a repeat of the devastation caused by floods in 2011, but the estate's director said water would not enter the complex. The flooding in 2011 killed more than 800 people around the country and caused major disruption to industry, cutting economic growth that year to just 0.1 percent. Since ...

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