Artikel erschien September 2017

  • Ditch the car. Get on your bike. Phuket Car Free Day.

    Ditch the car. Get on your bike. Phuket Car Free Day.

    Phuket Car Free Day 2017 Early this morning (September 24), Phuket hosted the Phuket Car Free Day 2017 chaired by Vice Governor Siwaporn Chuasawat, who joined the ride alongside local authorities, including Phuket Mayor and Phuket Police Station Deputy Chief.

  • Five die – Truck crashes into electricity workers in Saraburi

    Five die – Truck crashes into electricity workers in Saraburi

    เวลา 08.10 น. เกิดอุบัติเหตุรถบรรทุกชนเสาไฟฟ้าหักและเกิดไฟลุกไหม้ ถนนพหลโยธิน อ.หนองแค สระบุรี ยังไม่มีรายงานผู้บาดเจ็บ @ กลุ่มแจ้งเหตุ สภ.หนองแค Posted by ติดตาม จราจร หัวโปก on Sunday, September 24, 2017 A truck crashed into a vehicle carrying four on-duty electricity authority employees who were changing high-voltage transmission lines in Saraburi province, two hours north of Bnagkok, at 11.40am on Sunday, causing five deaths. Killed at the scene on the Paholyothin Road were four electricity authority workers and the truck driver

  • First bird photograph exhibition@ Limelight – Vachira Hospital fund

    First bird photograph exhibition@ Limelight – Vachira Hospital fund

    Yesterday (September 23) at 4pm, at Limelight Avenue Mall, was the launch of the first bird photograph exhibition aiming to raise funds to assist final-stage patients at Vachira Hospital. The opening ceremony was attended by heads of sections involved including the Hospital Director, Dr Chalermpong Sukhonthapol and Chief of Nature and Wildlife Education Centre at Khao Phra Thaeo Non-Hunting Area, Pongchat Chuahom. The exhibition took place from September 22 – 24 from 10am to 11pm next to another exhibition called “Birds in Khao Phra Taeo” and birds shows from Phuket Bird Park

  • Encroachments and unlicensed hotels – Police & Army raids.

    Encroachments and unlicensed hotels – Police & Army raids.

    The so-called “Hi Society Hill” is inspected by the Phayak Prai taskforce team of the Royal Forestry Department. Troops and police have conducted raids on a hostel on Koh Pha Ngan, the resort island just north of Koh Samui, and arrested its manager for operating without a proper licence

  • Alleged US pedo arrested in Samui

    Alleged US pedo arrested in Samui

    Breaking news from The Nation Samui police Saturday arrested an alleged American paedophile while he was buying a ticket for a ferry boat to travel to Bangkok, said Surat Thani Immigration Police Chief Pol Col Wanchana Borwornboon. Wanchana said 28 year old Jackson Mathew Hall was apprehended under US arrest warrants and a letter from the US embassy

  • Rang Hill road closure following large cracks appearing

    Rang Hill road closure following large cracks appearing

    Phuket Municipality has announced that Kosimby Road on Rang Hill, from behind of Khao Rang Hill restaurant all the way to Khao Rang Temple at the bottom, will be closed down soon to fix the road and build up landslide protection systems. This follows a large crack of about 50-80 meters on one side of the road. Police have already marked the road with cones and additional lighting

  • Top Ten things to do when it’s raining in Phuket

    Top Ten things to do when it’s raining in Phuket

    There’s a bit of rain around.

  • “Show us the evidence” – Pheu Thai Party

    “Show us the evidence” – Pheu Thai Party

    Update from The Nation The caretaker secretary-general of Pheu Thai Party, Phumtham Wechayachai, on Friday urged authorities to show clear evidence whether policemen who were interrogated on Thursday night were involved in the flight of former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra. He asked for evidence such as pictures showing Yingluck in the suspected car or the detained suspect, a police Colonel, driving the car. “I can only hope that those who have been interrogated are not scapegoats,” Phumtham told The Nation.

  • UPDATE – Weather damages Ton Sai, some beaches remain closed

    UPDATE – Weather damages Ton Sai, some beaches remain closed

    Ton Sai Waterfall has been affected from the recent downpours while some beaches along the west coast remain closed. Chief of the Nature and Wildlife Education Centre at the Khao Phra Thaew Non-Hunting Area, Pongchat Chuahom, along with his team, visited Tonsai Waterfall which is a part of a popular trekking route and found some damage.

  • Phuket arrangements for the funeral of HM Rama IX

    Phuket arrangements for the funeral of HM Rama IX

    Phuket is set to arrange the ceremony for His Late Majesty the King Bhumibol Adulyadej Rama IX’s cremation at the main stage of Sapanhin Park, Phuket Town on October 26, 2017.