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  • Phuket gold thief’s wife tips off police

    Phuket gold thief’s wife tips off police

    PHUKET: Phuket Police this morning are combing the Kathu Waterfall area after the wife of

  • Phuket consuls praise Provincial Hospital

    Phuket consuls praise Provincial Hospital

    PHUKET: The British and Australian honorary consuls in Phuket have heaped praise on the Phuket Provincial Administration Organization (PPAO) Hospital. Martin Carpenter and Larry Cunningham called for local media organizations to publicize the facility so people can take advantage of the new hospital’s services.

  • Thai woman arrested in Phuket on prostitution human trafficking charges

    Thai woman arrested in Phuket on prostitution human trafficking charges

    PHUKET: Immigration officials arrested a Thai woman believed to be at the center of an international human trafficking ring at Phuket International Airport on Friday as she tried to board a flight to Bahrain. Dujdao “Champagne” Barana, 27, was arrested at 7pm by Capt Suppachai Moongaew and immediately taken to Bangkok.

  • Phuket to stage biggest PADI ‘Diving for Debris’ reef cleanup in world

    Phuket to stage biggest PADI ‘Diving for Debris’ reef cleanup in world

    PHUKET: Go-Eco Phuket, a recently established marine environmental group, has announced that it is now looking to stage the biggest PADI “diving for debris” reef cleanup project on record on September 30. The event has escalated from what was originally expected to be a reef cleanup carried out by a coalition of several PADI dive centers on the island to becoming one the largest dive against debris project in PADI’s history.

  • Funeral begins for revered abbot of Phuket’s Wat Chalong

    Funeral begins for revered abbot of Phuket’s Wat Chalong

    PHUKET: A seven-day funeral service began yesterday for the revered Abbot of Phuket’s famed Wat Chaithararam, well known among foreigners simply as Wat Chalong (Chalong Temple).

  • Rawai rides for Phuket road safety

    Rawai rides for Phuket road safety

    PHUKET: Local government in Phuket is continuing its battle to reduce the number of motorbike accident fatalities and serious injuries that frequently occur to children of school age. Yesterday, it was the turn of Rawai Municipality to take up the fight at Muang Phuket School on Wisit Road in Rawai. Phuket Democrat MP Anchalee Vanich Thepabutr presided over the opening ceremony of the event, which focused on driving discipline and the continuing campaign to get riders to wear helmets while on motorbikes.

  • Rawai rides for Phuket road safety

    Rawai rides for Phuket road safety

    PHUKET: Local government in Phuket is continuing its battle to reduce the number of motorbike accident fatalities and serious injuries that frequently occur to children of school age. Yesterday, it was the turn of Rawai Municipality to take up the fight at Muang Phuket School on Wisit Road in Rawai. Phuket Democrat MP Anchalee Vanich Thepabutr presided over the opening ceremony of the event, which focused on driving discipline and the continuing campaign to get riders to wear helmets while on motorbikes.

  • Road safety campaign to slash Phuket death toll to 50 per year

    Road safety campaign to slash Phuket death toll to 50 per year

    PHUKET: Officials are moving ahead with a campaign to reduce the number of deaths on Phuket’s roads to just 50 per year within the next three years. Last year, 116 died in road accidents in Phuket. The move is part of a nationwide campaign to reduce the road accident death toll in conjunction with the United Nations’ “Decade of Action for Road Safety”, which aims to reduce the global toll from the current 3,500 lives lost every day in traffic accidents around the globe.

  • Phuket’s first underpass to spur new traffic woes

    Phuket’s first underpass to spur new traffic woes

    PHUKET: Motorists have been warned to expect major delays when construction begins next month on a 599-million-baht underpass at the Darasamuth Junction, on the bypass road near the

  • B100bn up for grabs: Krabi told to prepare for AEC 2015

    B100bn up for grabs: Krabi told to prepare for AEC 2015

    PHUKET: With 100 billion baht (US$ 3 billion) requested by government agencies for Thailand’s preparation for the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, private and government organizations in Krabi this week called on yesterday by the Asean Secretary-General to step up their efforts in order to establish a “central role” in the Andaman. “Krabi will have an advantage over several other Thai provinces due to its being the central province of the Andaman coast.