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  • Phuket celebrates Children’s Day

    Phuket celebrates Children’s Day

    PHUKET: Children across Phuket enjoyed their special day today as Phuket celebrated national Children’s Day. Phuket Governor Tri Augkaradacha chaired the event at Provincial Hall, which included fun activities and stage performances

  • Chinese New Year to bring B900mn boost to Phuket

    Chinese New Year to bring B900mn boost to Phuket

    PHUKET: The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Phuket office expects Phuket to rake in up to 900 million baht during the upcoming Chinese New Year festivities. The annual event, this year welcoming in the Year of the Dragon, is to be celebrated in Phuket from January 23-25.

  • Phuket Sports: Chelsea favorite for FA Cup

    Phuket Sports: Chelsea favorite for FA Cup

    PHUKET: Chelsea have been made favorites by bookmakers to secure their seventh FA Cup title following their victory over Portsmouth. The scoreline flattered the Blues who struggled in a dour first half to breakdown determined defensive play by the visitors

  • Phuket Police investigate electrician beaten, strangled

    Phuket Police investigate electrician beaten, strangled

    PHUKET: Phuket Police are investigating the apparent strangling murder of an electrician whose decomposing body was discovered in his rented room this morning. Thalang Police at 8am were informed by a landlord of a foul odor emanating from one of his rental homes opposite the TOT offices on Dom Chom Tao Road (Route 4030). At the scene, one unit in a block of five attached dwellings, Phuket Kusoldharm Foundation workers found the door firmly locked.

  • Phuket’s ‘Pla-wan’ recovering returns home, receives second Royal bouquet

    Phuket’s ‘Pla-wan’ recovering returns home, receives second Royal bouquet

    PHUKET: Sri panwa resort General Manager Vorasit “Pla-wan” Issara is recovering at Sripanwa Villa, Phuket, after being released from hospital on Wednesday. His release was followed by another gift of flowers, this time from HRH Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn.

  • Phuket Business: Dot Com rise and fall on the way

    Phuket Business: Dot Com rise and fall on the way

    PHUKET: Dot com and dot net website owners in Phuket and across the globe will incur an increase in annual registration fees of no less than 7% after Sunday. Webmasters wanting to take advantage of current rates have until 11:59pm on Saturday in the time zone that the registrar is located to make sure their web domains’ registrations have been accepted, renewed or extended

  • Blood donation in Phuket Town tomorrow

    Blood donation in Phuket Town tomorrow

    PHUKET: The Phuket Vocational College at Saphan Hin will hold a blood donation drive in honor of HM The King from 9am to 3pm tomorrow.

  • Phuket Red Cross Fair winner hands prize to his wife

    Phuket Red Cross Fair winner hands prize to his wife

    PHUKET: The lucky man who won the grand prize of the Phuket Red Cross Fair lucky draw, a brand-new Honda City car worth 590,000 baht, today gave the vehicle to his wife for her 57th birthday. Phuket Governor Tri Augkaradacha handed the keys to 58-year-old Prasut Ruengjiradthien yesterday. Mr Prasut is a Level 9 officer at the Phuket Provincial Electricity Authority, and his wife, Mrs Aorrapin Ruengjiradthien, teaches at Anubaan Phuket preschool.

  • One dead, four injured in latest Phuket horror crash

    One dead, four injured in latest Phuket horror crash

    PHUKET: A fatal motorbike accident in Phuket last night was compounded when a car that slowed to survey the carnage was hit from behind and launched into a crowd of onlookers. A pregnant woman was killed and four others were injured, one critically

  • Man blames Phuket hospital for mother’s death

    Man blames Phuket hospital for mother’s death

    PHUKET: A complaint was filed today against the Phuket Provincial Administrative Organization (OrBorJor) Hospital for “unethical practices” leading to the death of his mother. Narongphon Suwanmosee, 44, claims that hospital administrators allegedly refused to allow his mother to be transferred to Vachira Phuket Hospital for treatment for the sake of an outstanding 100,000 baht medical bill.