Artikel tagged “environment”

  • The Racha wins triple prestige awards

    The Racha wins triple prestige awards

    Congratulations to The Racha for winning three major hospitality awards in the one year. They’ve won the Best Island Resort Destination and Outstanding Beach Resort in South East Asia by  Asian Lifestyle Tourism  and the Bronze Award Winner by  Exotiq Best of Thailand . The Racha’s Anumba Spa was also  voted the Top Island Resort Spa in Asia in the 2017 World Luxury Spa Awards

  • Thailand hosts ASEAN Environment Conference in Phuket

    Thailand hosts ASEAN Environment Conference in Phuket

    The Reducing Marine Debris in ASEAN Region 2017 hosted by Thailand is being held at JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa today (November 22). The meeting gathers the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR), Kasetsart University and International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) with about 200 participants from many sectors in order to find solutions to reduce marine debris as well as raising awareness about the trash

  • Businesses lose billion baht land probe on Layan Beach

    Businesses lose billion baht land probe on Layan Beach

    Pol Lt Col Montree Boonyayotin, Director of Natural Resource and Environment Case Division, Department of Special Investigation (DSI) The Supreme Court on November 1 confirmed the 6 businesses who tried to sue the government have lost their battle against Phuket local government offices including Thalang Land Office officers, Phuket Land Office Chief, Thalang District Chief, Phuket Administrative Office and Land Department. The prosecutors include Orapan Ploypetch, Sodsai Ongsritrakul, Pitak Boonpotjanasunthorn and Sawat Thongpaiyuth, who had businesses on Layan Beach, were given warnings from the officials to move out as the location were public land

  • Happy Loy Krathong. Here are your krathong launching locations in Phuket.

    Happy Loy Krathong. Here are your krathong launching locations in Phuket.

    Happy Loy Krathong.

  • MoF voices support for Phuket convention center

    MoF voices support for Phuket convention center

    PHUKET: Ministry of Finance General Inspector Prasit Suebchana met Phuket Vice Governor Somkiet Sangkhaosutthirak today to reaffirm that his ministry will fight for Phukets convention center to go ahead. The international convention and exhibition center (ICEC) project stalled early this month when the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) announced that the project’s plan had … Full story

  • Phukets convention center, slammed by a report, now on hold

    Phukets convention center, slammed by a report, now on hold

    PHUKET: Phukets decades-old dream of having a world-class convention center took a leap backward on Wednesday when the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) issued an Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) report that highlighted numerous environmental and financial flaws in the project.