PHUKET: Two teams of students from Phuket have made it through to the national level of the World Robot Olympiad 2016.
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PHUKET: The last of the buildings found to be built on public beachfront land in Phuket were demolished at Lay Pang and Layan beaches on Tuesday.
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PHUKET: Plaipraya District Chief Paisarn Srithep visited the oldest living person in Krabi on June 21 and was delighted, and surprised, to find her in good health. Pliaw Petchpuang, 109, was born in 1907.
PHUKET: Police are hunting for a man who allegedly firebombed a Phuket Town karaoke bar yesterday, after his phone was seized in lieu of payment for beers and a sing song. Suvann Chaichana, the owner of Fancy Karaoke in Phuket Town, reported that her shop had been firebombed just before 2am, confirmed Maj Somchai Nooboon of the Phuket City Police.
PHUKET: Police are hunting for a man who allegedly firebombed a Phuket Town karaoke bar yesterday after his phone was seized in lieu of payment for beer and a sing song. Suvann Chaichana, the owner of ‘Fancy Karaoke’ in Phuket Town, reported that her shop had been firebombed just before 2am, says Maj Somchai Nooboon of the Phuket City Police.
PHUKET: Lub d Phuket Patong is a new hostel set to open on July 19 with the aim of attracting modern-day backpackers who are looking for a laid back, affordable and convenient travel experience. Although the concept is a relatively new one for Patong accommodation, it is the latest in a line of similar successful hostels in Bangkok: Lub d Silom Bangkok and Lub d Siam Bangkok.