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  • Phuket pensioner busted with illegal concoctions

    Phuket pensioner busted with illegal concoctions

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  • Eight tonnes of rice sold in 3 hours through co-op initiative

    Eight tonnes of rice sold in 3 hours through co-op initiative

    KRABI: Eight tonnes of jasmine rice from Sisaket Province sold out in just three hours in Krabi yesterday in a government-led initiative to supply rice at a reduced price directly from farmers to consumers. The 2pm sell-off of rice stocks was jointly organized by the Krabi Provincial Co-operative Offices (KPCO) and the Sisaket Agricultural Marketing Co-operative (SAMC), with the aim of helping rice farmers hit by a recent drop in the wholesale price of rice to just 5 baht a kilogram (story here ).

  • Business Buzz: Think before you share online

    Business Buzz: Think before you share online

    PHUKET: This month we are going to cover a range of things that have been topical recently, and a timely reminder of what is important locally. I am going to show my age as a Generation Xer. Growing up, compared to now, things are a little bit different.

  • Air and sea operations underway to find missing Russian man

    Air and sea operations underway to find missing Russian man

    PHUKET: Officials are searching for a Russian man who went missing on Sunday while swimming at Koh Payan, Similan Islands. Aleksei Stashkov reportedly disappeared while swimming on a trip with his cousin, Mikhail Kolmogorov, 60.

  • Raging Russian tourist hurls bricks at cars in Karon

    Raging Russian tourist hurls bricks at cars in Karon

    PHUKET: A Russian woman was arrested and charged this morning after flying into a rage and throwing bricks at vehicles outside a hotel in Karon around 4am. Ms Bravova, 45, (full name withheld), cracked the windscreen of a Honda Jazz and damaged the back of a minivan during her tirade, reportedly shouting about something she had lost in front of the Hilton Arcadia Resort & Spa in Karon

  • Russian bikers in brawl with Phuket taxi drivers

    Russian bikers in brawl with Phuket taxi drivers

    PHUKET: A Russian tourist was charged with assault after a fight broke out between him and a group of Karon taxi drivers Sunday afternoon. The incident went viral on social media after it was captured on video by an onlooker.

  • Laguna Phuket Triathlon to go ahead as planned

    Laguna Phuket Triathlon to go ahead as planned

    PHUKET: Organizers of the Laguna Phuket Triathlon 2016 today confirmed that the annual international race is to go ahead as planned on Sunday, November 20. The Laguna Phuket Triathlon Race Office tentatively announced on Thursday that the race would be cancelled due to the country being in a period of mourning.

  • Phuket graced by four royal visits

    Phuket graced by four royal visits

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  • Island View: Need to celebrate responsibly

    Island View: Need to celebrate responsibly

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  • Opinion: Stick to the legal limit

    Opinion: Stick to the legal limit

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