Artikel tagged “phuket gazette”

  • Phuket bomb squad on the case at Daorung Intersection

    Phuket bomb squad on the case at Daorung Intersection

    PHUKET: A bomb disposal squad was called on to deal with an abandoned suitcase at the Daorung Intersection in Wichit this afternoon.

  • Phuket Instagram enthusiasts to join Worldwide InstaMeet

    Phuket Instagram enthusiasts to join Worldwide InstaMeet

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  • Patong Girl wins Grimme Award

    Patong Girl wins Grimme Award

    PHUKET: The Grimme Institute in Germany awarded its prestigious Grimme Prize to the lead Thai actress in the movie Patong Girl for her stellar performance in the trilingual film set in Phuket. Aisawanya Areyawattana flew to Marl, Germany to join other cast members on April 8 for the award ceremony, which was broadcast on German television.

  • Korean airline pilot dies after pre-flight check

    Korean airline pilot dies after pre-flight check

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  • Propeller kills Phuket fisherman taking a leak

    Propeller kills Phuket fisherman taking a leak

    PHUKET: A Myanmar fisherman urinating off the back of a boat was killed after getting caught in the propeller on Saturday. The 30-year-old fisherman, named by police only as Mr Nai, reportedly fell off the edge of the fishing boat, Eakmomgkolchai 111, and into the spinning blades below.

  • Finance: Understanding Counter Trend Rallies

    Finance: Understanding Counter Trend Rallies

    PHUKET: In early March, US and global markets began a short-term counter trend rally that has seen these markets regain about 50 per cent of their prior decline. However, there are reasons you need to remain cautious by staying largely in cash. The stock market began to rally in 2009, hitting an all-time high last summer

  • Fruit truck flips, spills load, makes squash on Kamala Hill

    Fruit truck flips, spills load, makes squash on Kamala Hill

    PHUKET: A six-wheel truck laden with fruit flipped on Kamala Hill, spilling its load across the road yesterday afternoon. The single-vehicle accident caused tailbacks for several hours while a clean-up team righted the truck and cleared the road of produce.

  • Home robbers murder Phuket woman

    Home robbers murder Phuket woman

    PHUKET: Two suspects were arrested last night for murdering a woman during a home burglary in Phuket on Saturday. The body of Ubon Romporee, 49, was found by her 11-year-old son in their home in Pa Khlok Saturday afternoon.

  • Gardening: Lest we forget the magic of orchids

    Gardening: Lest we forget the magic of orchids

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  • Spanish tourist arrivals on the up

    Spanish tourist arrivals on the up

    PHUKET: The number of Spanish tourists visiting Thailand has risen by almost 30 per cent this year while the number of Russian tourists continues to rapidly decline, according to the latest figures released by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT). Despite a drop in the overall number of European visitors to Thailand by about nine per cent, there was a 28 per cent rise in the number of tourists from the Iberian Peninsula this year. However, Russian tourist numbers dropped by a dramatic 45 per cent.