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  • Samkong landslide killed one worker, injures another

    Samkong landslide killed one worker, injures another

    Yesterday’s (Wednesday) landslide occurred at the construction site of a clinic near Vachira Hospital where there is a 3-4 metre retaining wall. A team of police, rescue teams and a Vachira Hospital medical team tried to save a Myanmar worker, 22 year old Nay Sol Lin, by digging the soil around him and providing saline water

  • Worker dies, another injured, in Samkong worksite landslide

    Worker dies, another injured, in Samkong worksite landslide

    PhuketLANDSLIDE IN SAMKONG KILLS WORKEROne worker died and another injured following a landslide on a work-site in Yowarat Road in Samkong near the Vachira Hospital.

  • THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, February 20

    THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, February 20

    Woman NOT happy with pick-up parked over her driveway | Car chase for two Nigerians on Cambodian border | Vandals leaving their mark in Krabi | How NOT to reverse a container truck | 23 tourists stung by jellyfish | 62 year long-term resident in Pattaya giving back to his community.

  • 301 ‘lucky number plates’ up for bidding

    301 ‘lucky number plates’ up for bidding

    The Phuket Land Transport Office announced the auction of 301 plates with ‘lucky numbers’. The profit from the auction will be donated to the road accident victims fund.

  • Truck crash-reverses into ditch in Karon

    Truck crash-reverses into ditch in Karon

    Traffic is closed between Patong and Karon as police and emergency responders try and clear a nearly-overturned container truck at the bottom of the hill between the Novotel Karon and Centara Beach resort. Police are expecting it to take at least a couple of hours to clear for traffic. PhuketKARON TRUCK REVERSE-CRASHES INTO ROADSIDE DITCHDetails to come… Posted by Phuket Gazette on Monday, February 19, 2018 The post Truck crash-reverses into ditch in Karon appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Ao Po Grand Marina gets dragged into Premchai investigations

    Ao Po Grand Marina gets dragged into Premchai investigations

    PHOTO: aopograndmarina.com Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta is subject to another encroachment investigation as a firm in which he is major shareholder is accused of encroaching on mangrove forests and the public sea in Phuket. Jatuporn Buruphat, director general of the Marine and Coastal Resources Department, said on Friday that he had instructed officials to conduct a probe against Ao Po Grand Marina Co Ltd following complaints from local residents

  • An Xin tour bus crashes in Phang Nga killing the driver, injuring 19

    An Xin tour bus crashes in Phang Nga killing the driver, injuring 19

    A Chinese tour bus of An Xin Tour Company has crashed into an electric pole on Phetchakasem Road in Phang Nga today (February 16) killing the driver while injuring Chinese passengers.

  • Yingluck lobbying for a chat with Japanese PM

    Yingluck lobbying for a chat with Japanese PM

    National Legislative Assembly whip Somchai Sawangkarn has revealed that a diplomatic source in Japan told him Yingluck Shinawatra has been trying to meet Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The source also told Somchai that the fugitive former premier was also seeking to meet old business and political connections in Japan and planned to call a press conference in late February or early March, after she visits Hong Kong to muster support for her movement

  • Krabi Abbot calls for justice over allegations

    Krabi Abbot calls for justice over allegations

    Phra Taweelert Raktaweesin, the Deputy Abbot of Wat Klong Son in Krabi, is calling for justice after being accused of having a sexual relationship with women – an accusation he is denying. Nong Talay patrol police, together with local media, inspected the famous temple of the district today (February 13) after receiving reports from locals that the monk has had sexual relationship with women. The 54 year old Deputy Abbot brought the police and media to visit his room and other rooms across the temple to indicate his transparency and desire to work with authorities over the matter.

  • Third drug dealer arrested at Phuket Gateway checkpoint this month

    Third drug dealer arrested at Phuket Gateway checkpoint this month

    Police have been having a good run at the Phuket Gateway Thatchatchai checkpoint lately intercepting small-time drug dealers and couriers.