Artikel tagged “Airport”

  • FRIDAY NEWS BRIEFING – All your news in 3 minutes

    FRIDAY NEWS BRIEFING – All your news in 3 minutes

    PHOTO: A Province-wide drama unfolding in Nakhon Si Thammarat.

  • Phuket stray dog pound make-over takes shape

    Phuket stray dog pound make-over takes shape

    During a morning meeting at the Provincial Hall (November 14), Phuket’s Governor, Noraphat Plodthong revealed the development plans for the Suan Pa Bang Kanun dog pound. He has ordered the Phuket Livestock Office to push forward the paperwork relating to the land of Suan Pa Bang Kanun so the renovation and development can progress as soon as possible

  • Suspicious item found near the Phuket International Airport

    Suspicious item found near the Phuket International Airport

    A suspicious item, that looked like a M67 grenade, was found at a taxi queue next to the Phuket International Airport last night (November 9). The object was in a perfect shape with the bolt wrapped in blue tape. The team covered the item using old tyres and cordoned off the scene from the public

  • Loy Krathong attracts big crowds around Phuket and Thailand.

    Loy Krathong attracts big crowds around Phuket and Thailand.

    Around the country, provinces attracted crowds watching parades of giant floats representing government and private agencies, beauty pageant contests, and stage performances, while many sent off krathong floats onto rivers, lakes and ponds as an apologetic gesture to the Goddess of River. In Phuket all the major waterways had a big turnout with the predicted bad weather holding off

  • Phuket Smart Bus to launch start of 2018

    Phuket Smart Bus to launch start of 2018

    Phuket Smart Bus, as a part of Phuket City Development (PKCD), is launching the first ten smart buses, thanks to an investment of 40 million Baht, aiming to develop Phuket public transportation. The route will be from Phuket International Airport straight to Phuket Town. “Phuket Smart Bus is one of the twelve Smart Growth projects we created for Phuket

  • New domestic terminal arrival & departure changes from tomorrow.

    New domestic terminal arrival & departure changes from tomorrow.

    Heading to the airport?

  • Some changes for traffic flow at Phuket International Airport

    Some changes for traffic flow at Phuket International Airport

    Phuket International Airport is about to readjust the traffic flow in front of the domestic terminal as well as the pick-up point for arrivals. The readjustment aims to separate the arrivals and the departures of the domestic terminal and will start from August 19

  • Phuket airport tackles Chinese tourists’ immigration queue congestion

    Phuket airport tackles Chinese tourists’ immigration queue congestion

    PHUKET: Officials attempted to tackle the issue of immigration congestion at Phuket International Airport caused by the island’s largest inbound tourist market, the Chinese.

  • Phuket Airport bus service still struggling

    Phuket Airport bus service still struggling

    PHUKET: The airport bus service continues to operate at a loss, mainly due to management and marketing problems, its owner has told the Phuket Gazette. The buses, which travel from Phuket International Airport to Patong, have been carrying six to eight passengers each morning and about 12 to15 in the afternoons, company owner Prakob Panyawai said.

  • Phuket Airport operators angry over termination of concessions

    Phuket Airport operators angry over termination of concessions

    PHUKET: Business operators whose concessions have not been renewed to operate shops and provide services at Phuket International Airport will have the chance to appeal to a top Ministry of Transport official tomorrow. Col Winai Sompong will arrive in Phuket to discuss the issue directly with the retailers, explained Phuket Vice Governor Somkiet Sangkaosuttirak. The news came after Thammawat Wongcharoenyut led nine other airport business operators this morning to file a complaint to Vice Governor Somkiet against Airports of Thailand (AoT), which operates Phuket Airport.