Artikel tagged “Phuket Magazine News”

  • “She wasn’t here. It’s only rumour.” Cambodian officials.

    “She wasn’t here. It’s only rumour.” Cambodian officials.

    From The Phnom Penh Post Cambodian officials Sunday dismissed media reports that former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra fled the country to Dubai via Cambodia ahead of a court decision, saying they had “no record” of such activity and calling the reports “rumours”. Yingluck was scheduled to appear at the Thai Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Political Office Holders on Friday but failed to show up.

  • Friday’s ‘THAIGER TODAY’

    Friday’s ‘THAIGER TODAY’

    THAIGER TODAY Friday, August 25 Yingluck a no-show at the Supreme Court | Phuket Court case dropped against BBC’s Jonathan Head | World Bank upgrades Thai economy outlook | Patong hotel elevator accident was a ‘tragic mistake. The post Friday’s ‘THAIGER TODAY’ appeared first on Phuket Gazette

  • Phuket’s main soi dog shelter in Thalang gets a make-over

    Phuket’s main soi dog shelter in Thalang gets a make-over

    Phuket authorities, led by Phuket Vice Governor, Siwaporn Chuasawat, visited the Phuket Stray Dog Shelter today (August 23) in the Suan Pa Bang Kanun man-made forest in Thalang for a big clean-up event. A one million Baht budget was approved to give the shelter a much-needed make-over. Currently, there are 460 stray dogs living in the 4-rai shelter with only two elders taking care of the entire complex with another 2,000 other stray street dogs expected to be sent to the shelter after extensions are completed.

  • 240,000 methamphetamine pills seized after northern car chase

    240,000 methamphetamine pills seized after northern car chase

    Police have seized a huge haul of 240,000 methamphetamine pills after a hot pursuit of drug smugglers near Chiang Rai yesterday morning.

  • Vaping could get you ten years in a Thai prison

    Vaping could get you ten years in a Thai prison

    Vaping, the popular alternative to smoking cigarettes, might be OK where you come from, but in Thailand sucking on your favourite ‘vape’, or even bringing them into the country, could put put you in a Thai prison for ten years.

  • THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, August 15

    THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, August 15

    Soggy start to Tuesday | Government pushing ahead with media controls | Bombardier Monorail coming to BKK | Activists urging Government to come up with long-term flood solutions | Belgian couple accuse ‘police’ of scam. The post THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, August 15 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Don Mueang Airport immigration processing times. Idea #78.

    Don Mueang Airport immigration processing times. Idea #78.

    The ideas are coming thick and fast now, a week after an estimated 4,000 passengers had to wait nearly five hours to be processed at Don Mueang Airport, the capital’s secondary airport catering mainly for budget airlines.

  • B300,000 of pirated goods confiscated in OTOP raid

    B300,000 of pirated goods confiscated in OTOP raid

    Read more here: B300,000 of pirated goods confiscated in OTOP raid

  • Bail set at B1mn each for suspects in amulet fraud

    Bail set at B1mn each for suspects in amulet fraud

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  • Deceased tourists’ family awarded B6mn in compensation

    Deceased tourists’ family awarded B6mn in compensation

    PHUKET: The family of two Chinese tourists who were killed in an accident on Patong Hill was awarded a total of 6 million baht in compensation yesterday.