Artikel tagged “Phuket News”

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    Pattaya: Australian arrested for selling sex tours on yachts

    “On December 31, under the name of “AUSTHAI TOURS”, he advertised a boat trip with women supplied in the waters off the coast of Pattaya.” An Australian man has been arrested who police say offered a sex tour in Pattaya. They also say they believe 49 year old  Stephen Allan Carpenter is mixed up in smuggling cocaine into Australia hidden in golf equipment. The 49 year old was arrested for ‘pimping’ at a house in Nong Yang Seua sub-district of Muak Lek, Saraburi at the weekend. So far he has not responded to the claims saying that he” does not understand the language being used”.

  • Ride4Kids – Interview with Romeo Perthuis

    Ride4Kids – Interview with Romeo Perthuis

    PHOTO: Romeo presenting Ride4Kids Organiser Donna Toon with a cheque for money raised at a fund-raiser at his school, Headstart International. Romeo speaks to Tim Newton on Saturday night at the welcome home dinner at Mezzos. http://thethaiger.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Romeo.mp3 Read more about Romeo’s involvement in the Ride4Kids HERE

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    Phuket lifeguards warn about Portuguese man-o-war

    Phuket Lifeguards are warning swimmers after Portuguese man-o-war have been spotted on Phuket’s west coast beaches today (June 18).

  • Bangkok: Be brave to speak, get better jobs and a better social life

    Bangkok: Be brave to speak, get better jobs and a better social life

    (Translated) Young Thais students are still being subjected to a largely rote learning style of education. But some young Bangkokians are speaking out about widening their education and life to embrace the English language as well.

  • Thai economic growth forecast projections up to 6% – World Bank

    Thai economic growth forecast projections up to 6% – World Bank

    The World Bank is looking to boost projections for growth in the Thai economy. In the last financial quarter, expansion of the Thai economy hit a five-year high. Ulrich Zachau, the World Bank’s director for Thailand and regional partnerships, says that a stable outlook and signs that Thai business is investing again domestically are among the positive factors for the second-largest economy in Southeast Asia.

  • Thaiger Briefing: June 14, 2018

    Thaiger Briefing: June 14, 2018

    The post Thaiger Briefing: June 14, 2018 appeared first on The Thaiger .

  • Intrusive news reporter challenged at accident scene

    Intrusive news reporter challenged at accident scene

    Nakharin Kaewchalerm from Sri Racha’s Phiaw Yiang Thai rescue in Chonburi arrived at the scene of a truck collision. He said the driver was stuck in the cab and needed to be cut out and given urgent treatment.

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    Dutch Ambassador shares concerns over safety of Phuket tourists

    Phuket’s Vice Governor Thawornwat Kongkaew welcomed the Ambassador-Designate in Thailand Kees Rade and Dutch Honorary Consul for Phuket, Seven Smulders, over the weekend. Vice Governor Thawornwat says after the meeting, “We have discussed about tourist safety, things like tourists who rent motorbikes without motorbike license, beach safety and emergency situation management.” “We have surveyed a number of rental motorbike companies on the island

  • 10 Hua Hin hotels face closure over Hotel Act infringements

    10 Hua Hin hotels face closure over Hotel Act infringements

    ‘Fake’ hotels and other premises being operated as hotels, but don’t have proper licences, are in the firing line at the moment, in just about all the major tourist provinces around the country. There’s clearly a nationwide crackdown on these dodgy guesthouses, hostels and mini-hotels at the moment. The owners say they find it almost impossible to comply with the regulations in the Hotel Act

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    Two arrested over kratom in raids in Chalong

    A team of Chalong police, with search warrants in hand, raided two houses in Chalong on Friday (June 8). Police first raided a house in Soi Palai at 5pm