Artikel tagged “Phuket Magazine”

  • On Deck: Thinking bigger and better

    On Deck: Thinking bigger and better

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  • Vegetable Frenzy brings economic boon

    Vegetable Frenzy brings economic boon

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  • Locals artists protest coal plant

    Locals artists protest coal plant

    KRABI: Twenty artists gathered at Krabi Provincial Hall to stage a peaceful protest on Thursday morning against a coal power plant slated to be built in the Nua Khlong District. Vasan Sitthiket, an artist and activist who is part of the group, painted landscapes depicting how locals in the area would be affected by the plant.

  • Law, Life and Society: Understanding the Thai concept of dowry

    Law, Life and Society: Understanding the Thai concept of dowry

    PHUKET: A misunderstanding of a Thai marriage custom nearly broke up the relationship between two of my clients. I represented an American in his application for a fiance visa for his Thai fiance. After successfully obtaining the visa, the Thai fiance requested 200,000 baht for her family before going to the United States to get married

  • Floating officials visit flooded village

    Floating officials visit flooded village

    KRABI: Villagers in Ao Luek district have been using boats to get to and from their houses after torrential flooding has left their neighborhood under water for the past month. Following complaints filed with the Ao Luek Administration Organization ( OrBorTor ), Ao Luek District chief Chaiwut Buathong examined the site on Tuesday.

  • Arrest warrants issued for ATM hackers

    Arrest warrants issued for ATM hackers

    PHUKET: Police issued two more arrest warrants on September 26 for Russian suspects wanted in connection with the nation-wide ATM fraud that ripped off over 12 million baht from Government Savings Bank (GSB) ATMs.

  • Russian tourist dies at Karon

    Russian tourist dies at Karon

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  • New bridge to Koh Lanta approved

    New bridge to Koh Lanta approved

    KRABI: Construction of a bridge linking Koh Lanta with the mainland in Krabi has been approved by the central government, it was announced last week.

  • Two injured in Yamu boat fire

    Two injured in Yamu boat fire

    PHUKET: Three men were injured when their speedboat caught fire off Yamu Pier in Pakhlok at about 9:15 this morning. One of the men sustained serious injuries, including a broken leg and burns across 40-50 per cent of his body, according to emergency responders.

  • Passenger recalls Phuket runway accident

    Passenger recalls Phuket runway accident

    PHUKET: Mongkunkit Phongnarisorn sat in a window seat aboard the Thai Airways flight that ran off the Phuket Airport runway last night. The Phuket-based businessman was returning from Bangkok aboard flight TG221.