Artikel tagged “phuket privieleges card”

  • Greater Phuket healthcare advances with Krabi’s first international hospital

    Greater Phuket healthcare advances with Krabi’s first international hospital

    PHUKET: Phuket’s Andaman neighbors in Krabi province will soon be able to take advantage of superior healthcare facilities when the long-awaited Krabi Nakharin International Hospital finally opens its doors later this year.

  • Phuket Opinion: Message in a bottle

    Phuket Opinion: Message in a bottle

    PHUKET: It would be difficult to find a country anywhere in the world that has a wider gap than Thailand in terms of its alcohol control laws and their actual enforcement – and no other province suffers as much as Phuket because of it. The Phuket Gazette knows that alcohol use is often associated with fatal and debilitating accidents, violence, preventable diseases and countless acts of unseemly behavior.

  • Phuket tourist electrocution sparks probe, safety blitz

    Phuket tourist electrocution sparks probe, safety blitz

    PHUKET: The electrocution of 45-year-old Russian tourist Fedor Samsonov at a high-end Phuket resort last night has prompted an investigation by police and a full-scale safety inspection of the resort’s electrical system.

  • Phuket Police to start patrols with the ‘All Blacks’

    Phuket Police to start patrols with the ‘All Blacks’

    PHUKET: Phuket Police will soon be patrolling the streets of Phuket in brand-new all black Mazda2 cars.

  • Phuket Gazette: Expert says Western lifestyle spawns ‘global public health disaster’

    Phuket Gazette: Expert says Western lifestyle spawns ‘global public health disaster’

    PHUKET MEDIA WATCH– World news selected by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community UN expert says globalization of Western lifestyle spawns ‘global public health disaster’PHUKET (News Wires): A United Nations independent expert on Tuesday said an international public health disaster persists as undernourishment and overweight problems have spawned from the globalization of western lifestyles.

  • Phuket tin smelter Thaisarco under probe

    Phuket tin smelter Thaisarco under probe

    PHUKET: Phuket Vice Governor Somkiet Sangkaosutthirak today led a team of local officials to investigate claims that the Thaisarco tin smelter at Cape Panwa was releasing contaminants into the air, causing lung cancer and other health issues among local residents. Prapan Kanprasang, head of the Damrongtham Center, which acts as the provincial ombudsman’s office, said his office received a letter of complaint in December.

  • Phuket driver plows into 7-Eleven store

    Phuket driver plows into 7-Eleven store

    PHUKET: A man accidentally rammed his car into a 7-Eleven convenience store in Phuket early yesterday morning, smashing the shopfront window and injuring two men, one seriously. Just before 2am, Thalang Police were notified of the accident, at the 7-Eleven inside the PTT gas station on Srisoonthorn Road in Cherng Talay.

  • Swedish man’s fall ‘accidental’, say witnesses

    Swedish man’s fall ‘accidental’, say witnesses

    PHUKET: The Swedish tourist who died in hospital after

  • Groundbreaking movement on Phuket Bus Terminal impasse

    Groundbreaking movement on Phuket Bus Terminal impasse

    PHUKET: Construction workers this morning began work to remove the median strip in front of Phuket Bus Terminal 2 on Thepkrasattri Road in Rassada, raising hopes the long-dormant facility might go into operation soon. Workers were at the site at 8am, putting up warning signs to alert motorists of the work, which will close two lanes to traffic during work hours.

  • Fire forces evacuation of Phuket Town theater complex

    Fire forces evacuation of Phuket Town theater complex

    PHUKET: An electrical fire caused a panicked evacuation from a cinema complex in the heart of Phuket Town last night, but no injuries were reported. Staff at the Coliseum Paradise Mutliplex cinemas at Ocean Shopping Mall noticed smoke billowing from two electrical transformers on a fourth-floor control room at about 7pm.