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  • “The Great Convenience Store Gourmet Challenge” Episode 1

    “The Great Convenience Store Gourmet Challenge” Episode 1

    Can a chef prepare an amazing meal simply from ingredients in a local 7/11 convenience store? One of my favourite things about living on our little slice of paradise, we get to do funky things with creative and cool people! Here’s our first episode of “The Great Convenience Store Gourmet Challenge” with Belinda Tuckwell from Firefly in Layan, Phuket. The post “The Great Convenience Store Gourmet Challenge” Episode 1 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Koh Lanta Noi’s dusty road

    Koh Lanta Noi’s dusty road

    Local residents of Koh Lanta Noi are calling for a proper road after suffering a dusty, rocky road for 20 years. The 3 kilometre gravel road, route Boklong – Tuek Boran in Moo 4, Koh Lanta Noi Sub-District, is a road that 40 families use routinely and they have been having to put up with the poor road conditions for a generation. During rainy season, the road is covered in mud and water holes while during summer, the whole route is filled with dust and, in places, almost impassable

  • THAIGER TODAY Monday, March 5

    THAIGER TODAY Monday, March 5

    Thai police getting a ‘make-over’ | Outrigger resorts being sold to Singha Estate | New flights, new locations meanwhile Thai Airways struggling | Parents being urged to watch kids while swimming | 79% approve of poll next February | 40 year old hunter shoots relative. The post THAIGER TODAY Monday, March 5 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Hi-tech pilot projects to create seven ‘smart cities’

    Hi-tech pilot projects to create seven ‘smart cities’

    Universities will use artificial intelligence and other forms of high technology to turn the urban centres of Nonthaburi, Phuket, Yala, Udon Thani, Roi Et, Lamphun and Hat Yai into “smart cities”. The Council of University Presidents of Thailand, King Prajadhipok’s Institute and King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang have signed a cooperative compact to develop the seven locales so they better serve the public.

  • Black wastewater threatens to destroy Patong’s restored coral reefs

    Black wastewater threatens to destroy Patong’s restored coral reefs

    By Pratch Rukivanarom Wastewater leaking into Patong Bay could kill recently restored coral reefs in front of the world famous Patong Beach, academics are warning.

  • That summer feeling – starts now

    That summer feeling – starts now

    The Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) will soon announce the start of summer heat in Thailand, which could see temperatures peak at 42-43 degrees Celsius during April, according to the Nation TV reporter for environment news Ittipat Pinraroj. Signalled by a recent shift that sees winds now bringing humidity from the Southern China Sea and the Gulf of Thailand to cover the central and northern part of the country, the hot weather would begin around the same time it started last year, on March 3, he said.

  • Pattaya detained Belarusian escort says she has dirt in the Trump-Russia case

    Pattaya detained Belarusian escort says she has dirt in the Trump-Russia case

    A Belarusian woman who was arrested in Pattaya over the weekend is seeking assistance from the United States, claiming she has information about links between Russia and US President Donald Trump, the Washington Post has reported. Anastasia Vashukevich, an escort service worker from Belarus – who became well known after filming a yacht trip with Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska and Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko – was detained, along with 10 other people described as Russians, in a police raid on her “sex training” seminar on Sunday. While still in custody on Tuesday, she published Instagram videos asking US journalists and intelligence agencies to help her

  • Five day Songkran

    Five day Songkran

    The Cabinet today (Tuesday) has given the green light for a five-day “Songkran Festival” holiday from April 12 to 16.

  • Dream Beach Weddings In Phuket

    Dream Beach Weddings In Phuket

    By Thavorn Hotels & Resorts With couples seeking unique and memorable weddings, destination weddings have become the wedding trend on the rise. Couples are increasing skipping the traditional hometown ceremony and running off to a beach wedding. After all, what can more perfect than saying “I do” on the sandy beaches of Phuket

  • Search continues for missing Chinese tourist off Phang Nga coast

    Search continues for missing Chinese tourist off Phang Nga coast

    Officials are continuing their search off Phang Nga Sea for a Chinese tourist who was swept away by a big wave and went missing on Friday evening. Officials from the Phang Nga disaster prevention and mitigation office, sailors from the Navy’s Phang Nga base, marine police and Kusoltham Phuket Foundation rescuers resumed the search for 27 year old Yang Juan starting from 8.30am yesterday. Yang went missing after she and four other Chinese tourists were washed away by strong waves at the beach in front of Dusit Hotspring Beach and Spa Hotel in Thai Muang district at 6pm