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  • American arrested at airport after stealing speedboat in Krabi

    American arrested at airport after stealing speedboat in Krabi

    PHOTOS: Pudam News An American tourist has been arrested after stealing a speedboat on Koh Phi Phi to drive to Krabi. Koh Phi Phi Police Chief Col Kritsapas Detinthasorn says, “We received a report from Ms Apissamai Sangjan that her speedboat, which was moored at Ao Nang Beach, was stolen on April 19.  An allegedly drunken tourist jumped in, started the engine and drove away.” “On April 20 morning the boat was found 15 kilometres from Ao Nang.

  • Father tramples man after he touched his daughter’s bottom in Bangkok

    Father tramples man after he touched his daughter’s bottom in Bangkok

    PHOTOS/VIDEO:  Khanitnicha Chatnantakul The father of a female student has hit and trampled a man after finding out he touched his daughter’s bottom while she was waiting for the father to pick her up in Ladprao, Bangkok last night. A witness said that the girl waits for her father at a Soi not far from her house to pick her up every day after school

  • Elderly mother of murdered Thai woman is seeking help to bring her daughter’s body home

    Elderly mother of murdered Thai woman is seeking help to bring her daughter’s body home

    PHOTO: Matichononline The family of a Thai woman murdered in northern Portugal in March is now calling for assistance with the cost of repatriating the body back to Thailand. According to Portuguese media the woman, Natchaya Saranyaphat, was murdered on March 7 by another Thai woman. Natchaya’s head was found on the Leca da Palmeira beach, 300 kilometres north of Lisbon on the Atlantic coast.

  • Average hotel prices drop in Thailand in 2018

    Average hotel prices drop in Thailand in 2018

    The latest Hotel Price Index (HPI) released by Hotels.com reveals no sign of a slowdown for the global travel industry. Prices are up for overnight accommodation by 3% globally in 2018 across every regional index, except for the Pacific region, including Thailand. Hotel.com has 85 websites in 34 languages, and lists over 325,000 hotels in approximately 19,000 locations.

  • Suspect arrested for sexually assaulting British tourist on Koh Phi Phi

    Suspect arrested for sexually assaulting British tourist on Koh Phi Phi

    PHOTO: ejan.co A man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a British tourist on Koh Phi Phi. Police spokesman Krissana Pattanacharoen says that the Thai suspect’s name is Trairat Changsanan, a local ferry worker who was arrested yesterday.

  • 58 year old British man found dead in Patong apartment

    58 year old British man found dead in Patong apartment

    PHOTO: Google Maps A 58 year old British citizen has been found dead at an apartment in Patong. His body was found in the rented room yesterday morning (Tuesday). Police report that they found no signs of a struggle around the room or on the man’s body

  • Passengers injured as bus overturns in Si Saket

    Passengers injured as bus overturns in Si Saket

    PHOTOS: ร่วมด้วยช่วยกัน / ธนบุรี 12 No deaths have been reported following a bus overturning in Si Saket in eastern Thailand today. The bus, travelling from Bangkok to Ubon Ratchathani, overturned on Rattana Buri – Sisaket Road in Si Saket, east of Bangkok on the Cambodian border. No deaths were reported but there were some injuries in the incident.

  • Man arrested with over 30K methamphetamine pills in Phuket

    Man arrested with over 30K methamphetamine pills in Phuket

    A man has been arrested with 30,894 methamphetamine pills in Phuket. The Phuket City Police report that they arrested 23 year old Supot ‘Boy’ Numnuan over the matter

  • Bangkok officials promise to move the communication cabling underground, again

    Bangkok officials promise to move the communication cabling underground, again

    The BMA (Bangkok Metropolitan Authority) says it will again attempt to clear the ubiquitous tangled mess of cables that hang over BKK streets. But this time they are saying they are going to put the communication cabling underground only, not the power supply.

  • Phuket launced GPS and ‘Bus Beam’ for local buses

    Phuket launced GPS and ‘Bus Beam’ for local buses

    The Phuket Land Transport Office has launched the Global Positioning System (GPS) and ‘Bus Beam’ application for local Phuket buses; Pink bus (Po Thong) and blue bus (Song Thaew). The Chief of the Phuket Land Transport Office Banyat Kantha says, “The Po Thong Bus is a Phuket symbol which was launched since 1967 (52 year ago). Many tourists still love using these local buses.” “We are now working on the ‘Smart Bus Smart Passenger’ project which will assist passengers when they are waiting for local buses.” “The new GPS service connects with ‘Application Bus Beam’

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