Artikel tagged “Phuket Magazine News”

  • Phuket school inks agreement with Shelton College, Singapore

    Phuket school inks agreement with Shelton College, Singapore

    PHUKET: Phuket’s Kajonkietsuksa School has established an exchange program with Shelton College International in Singapore in a move aimed at preparing its students for bright futures in the travel and tourism industries. The agreement became official after the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two schools on Wednesday morning at Kajonkietsuksa School. The terms of the MoU include: exchange of faculty, staff and students; mutual assistance in terms of internship placement, and exchange or transfer of academic credits

  • Phuket Live Wire: Getting connected

    Phuket Live Wire: Getting connected

    PHUKET: WHEN it comes to Internet connections in Phuket, there are three major considerations: reliability, speed and price. In that order. Its almost impossible to measure reliability.

  • Phuket rubber tapper injured by falling tree

    Phuket rubber tapper injured by falling tree

    PHUKET: A Phuket rubber tapper was left unconscious and unable to move yesterday when a para rubber tree he was cutting down fell on him.

  • Beach Volleyball: Phuket Thailand Open ready to decide World Number One

    Beach Volleyball: Phuket Thailand Open ready to decide World Number One

    PHUKET: Seventeen of the world’s top 20-ranked teams have confirmed their participation in the PTT Phuket Thailand Open, the final round of the FIVB Beach Volleyball Swatch World Tour, which will take place on Phuket’s Karon Beach from November 1 to 6. The Phuket tournament is the world’s largest women’s beach volleyball event and will see the teams competing this year for US$190,000 in cash prizes.

  • Phuket drug haul: 4 suspects, 4 guns and B13.5mn in drugs seized

    Phuket drug haul: 4 suspects, 4 guns and B13.5mn in drugs seized

    PHUKET: A small pier popular for tourists heading out to the islands in Phang Nga Bay was a major drug-trafficking portal, Phuket police revealed today.

  • Phukets Soi Dog Foundation opens cat hospital

    Phukets Soi Dog Foundation opens cat hospital

    PHUKET: Phukets renowned animal welfare charity Soi Dog Foundation has opened the islands first facility dedicated to providing medical treatment to cats. The new Cat Hospital, which cost more than a million baht to build and equip, opened quietly last week and already has 10 cats in its care

  • Phuket’s Koh Kaew Market to rise from the ashes

    Phuket’s Koh Kaew Market to rise from the ashes

    PHUKET: Forensic Police continue to investigate the cause of the … Full story

  • Phuket weather report: wet and windy all week

    Phuket weather report: wet and windy all week

    PHUKET: The Thai Meteorological Department (TMD) has issued another weather advisory for Phuket, the second in as many days.

  • Phuket kids flock to Kathu street fair

    Phuket kids flock to Kathu street fair

    PHUKET: Children of all ages are flocking to the Kathu Kids Street Fair, which is on through Sunday in Phukets Kathu subdistrict. The three days of fun activities include stage performances, contests, games and a wide variety of other entertainments put on by children from local schools. The event is being held on Wichit Songkram Road, near the entrance to Soi Chumchon Ketho

  • Labor chief: Phuket not consulted on minimum wage hike

    Labor chief: Phuket not consulted on minimum wage hike

    PHUKET: Authorities in Phuket have yet to be consulted on whether or not the minimum wage hike to 300 baht a day should be implemented here.