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  • Hotel owner faces forest encroachment charges

    Hotel owner faces forest encroachment charges

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  • B3mn damages in Yamu speedboat blaze

    B3mn damages in Yamu speedboat blaze

    PHUKET: Investigators confirmed today that an electrical short circuit was the cause of a speedboat blaze off Yamu Pier in Pa Khlok on September 24. Three crew members were injured in the fire, with one of them sustaining serious injuries including a broken leg and burns on 40-50 per cent of his body (story here ).

  • Fliers still facing long queues at Phuket Airport

    Fliers still facing long queues at Phuket Airport

    PHUKET: Three weeks after the official opening of the new international terminal at Phuket Airport, frustrated travellers are still putting up with long lines at the immigration counters due to a lack of essential equipment. Only 13 of the 34 immigration counters at the international departure area had computers on the September 16 opening day of the new terminal; causing long delays for passengers (story here ).

  • Longtail passengers rescue fellow tourist

    Longtail passengers rescue fellow tourist

    KRABI: A Chinese tourist was lucky that a Royal Thai Navy rescue team was on hand after she nearly drowned in the Andaman Sea on Saturday. Xiaochang Lai, 23, along with five other tourists, was touring the bay on a longtail boat and had stopped to snorkel around the coral reef at Koh Gai.

  • Cops nab racing teen riders

    Cops nab racing teen riders

    PHUKET: Traffic Police last night nabbed two teen motorbike riders who were allegedly racing with about 30 other riders along a stretch of road in Saphan Hin. Police received complaints at about 5:30pm that a group of more than 30 teenagers were racing motorbikes near the Vegetarian Festival celebrations. Responding officers were only able to catch the two teens

  • Ministry of Farang Affairs: Showing off your work ID

    Ministry of Farang Affairs: Showing off your work ID

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  • Locals artists protest coal plant

    Locals artists protest coal plant

    KRABI: Twenty artists gathered at Krabi Provincial Hall to stage a peaceful protest on Thursday morning against a coal power plant slated to be built in the Nua Khlong District. Vasan Sitthiket, an artist and activist who is part of the group, painted landscapes depicting how locals in the area would be affected by the plant.

  • Phuket Airport Road: Landslide plan to be revealed next month

    Phuket Airport Road: Landslide plan to be revealed next month

    PHUKET: A plan to prevent landslides along the road running parallel to the runway at Phuket International Airport is expected to be completed by next month. The need for a plan came about when continuous rains on August 31 loosened the earth on the 141-meter-tall hill (Khao Bo Sai), and caused a landslide that spilled onto the road (story here )

  • Man ‘bathes’ in pothole to push road repairs

    Man ‘bathes’ in pothole to push road repairs

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  • Phuket Gazette Radio is here, launched at 0500 today

    Phuket Gazette Radio is here, launched at 0500 today

    PHUKET: It’s here , and it’s on a mission with news all day.