Bang Phli Destrict

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Bang Phli
บางพลี
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Samut Prakan Province
Amphoe location in Samut Prakan Province
Coordinates: 13°36′21″N 100°42′22″E / 13.60583°N 100.70611°E / 13.60583; 100.70611Coordinates: 13°36′21″N 100°42′22″E / 13.60583°N 100.70611°E / 13.60583; 100.70611
Country  Thailand
Province Samut Prakan
Seat Bang Phli Yai
Tambon 6
Muban 83
Aurie
 • Total 260.0 km2 (100.4 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Tot 212,516
 • Density 817.4/km2 (2,117/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 10540
Geocode 1103

Bang Phli (Thai: บางพลี; IPA: [bāːŋ pʰlīː]) is a destrict (amphoe) o Samut Prakan Province in Thailand. It is hame tae Suvarnabhumi Airport (cried (New) Bangkok Internaitional Airport an aw), which opened on 28 September 2006 as Thailand's primar airport. The destrict wis pairt o the ance-proposed Nakhon Suvarnabhumi Province.

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Neebourin destricts are Bang Na, Prawet an Lat Krabang (aw in Bangkok) in the north, Bang Sao Thong an Bang Bo tae the east, an Mueang Samut Prakan tae the sooth an wast.

Bang Phli Destrict is hame tae a nummer o manufacturin companies includin Plan Toys; Lingerie company, Triumph International;[1] auto pairts maker, Yarnphan;[2] Surf Technicians Inc., windsurfin equipment design company, Natural Corporation;[3] chemical manufacturer, Hanwha Chemical alkali soluble resin (ASR) an emulsion plant,[4] furnitur manufacturer, Rockworth.[5] an a Nivea cosmetics production plant. It is locatit on the ootskirts o Bangkok on the Bangna-Trad road near Loch Taco.[6] The aurie is hame tae Thai fitness an Muay Thai camps an aw. The first IKEA store in Thailand opened at 'Mega Bangna' on the Bang Na-Bang Pakong Heich-gate in Bang Kaeo in late 2011.

Festivals[eedit | eedit soorce]

Bang Phli is famous for the annual Lotus Flouer (Rap Bua) festival, which taks place on the last day o vassa on the fowerteent day o the waxin muin in the eleventh lunar month, uisually the full muin in October. A boat carryin a replica o the Luang Poh To Buddha statue frae the temple Wat Bang Pli is muivit alang the main canal o the destrict. The fowk at the banks o the canal throw lotus flouers ontae the boat, as donatin lotus flouers tae Buddha is merit-makin.

Admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

The destrict is subdividit intae 6 subdestricts (tambon), which are further subdividit intae 83 veelages (muban). Bang Phli itsel is a subdestrict municipality (thesaban tambon) an aw which covers pairts o the tambon Bang Phli Yai, Bang Pla an Bang Chao Long. Thare are further 6 Tambon admeenistrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai Veelages Inh.[7]
1. Bang Phli Yai บางพลีใหญ่ 23 72,797
2. Bang Kaeo บางแก้ว 16 43,056
3. Bang Pla บางปลา 15 31,816
4. Bang Chalong บางโฉลง 11 36,891
8. Racha Thewa ราชาเทวะ 15 25,489
9. Nong Prue หนองปรือ 03 02,467

The missin geocodes in the table are nou the Bang Sao Thong Destrict.

Eddication[eedit | eedit soorce]

The American School of Bangkok Bangna Campus is in the destrict.[8] The Thai-Chinese International School is locatit in Bang Phli Yai.[9]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Triumph defends Thailand severance deals. Just-style.com. Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  2. Article: Yarnphan invests two billion baht in expansion. | AccessMyLibrary - Promoting library advocacy. AccessMyLibrary (2004-04-23). Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
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  4. Information and results for 'S KOREA'S HANWHA CHEMICAL TO INVEST US$18 MLN IN THAILAND.' | AccessMyLibrary - Promoting library advocacy. AccessMyLibrary. Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  5. Despite realty slump, strong baht, Rockworth eyes growth. Nationmultimedia.com (2007-03-23). Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  6. Soup to Nuts - Features. World Hum. Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  7. "Population statistics 2012". Department of Provincial Administration. 
  8. "Contact Us." The American School of Bangkok. Retrieved on February 28, 2013. "BANGNA CAMPUS (Pre-K to Grade 12) Address: 900 Moo 3 Bangna-Trad Road Km. 15 Bangplee, Samutprakarn 10540 Thailand"
  9. Home. Thai-Chinese International School. Retrieved on 28 February 2013. " TCIS 101/177 Moo 7 Soi Mooban Bangpleenives, Prasertsin Road, Bangplee Yai, Samutprakarn 10540 Thailand"

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