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  • THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, November 14

    THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, November 14

    HRH Princess Sirindhorn opens conference in Phuket | Thailand’s annual road toll increases | Checks on Patong Beach smoking ban | APEC doesn’t sanction Myanmar over Rohingya | Removal of ‘red flags’ on Thai airlines | HM The King sends a gift to ‘Toon’. The post THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, November 14 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Authorities check the smoking ban along Patong Beach

    Authorities check the smoking ban along Patong Beach

    The Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR) Director General, Chatuporn Burutpat, along with his team, visited Patong Beach to follow up on the cigarette prohibition now in force on the famous tourist beach. 26 smoking spots were set up along the 3 kilometre stretch of beach by Patong Municipality last week.

  • HRH Princess Sirindhorn opens astrophysics conference in Phuket

    HRH Princess Sirindhorn opens astrophysics conference in Phuket

    HRH Princess Sirindhorn Chaired the 11th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) 2017 hosted at the Duangjitt Resort in Patong. The opening ceremony was arranged for yesterday morning (November 13). A number of Phuket authorities including Phuket’s Governor, the Patong Mayor, Rawai Mayor and the Dean of Prince of Songkla University welcomed HRH Princess at the ceremony

  • World road toll – could Thailand move into first place?

    World road toll – could Thailand move into first place?

    Thailand is in danger of moving from its previous number two position in the world for fatal road accidents to number one. A new report on road safety from 2016 – 2017 shows road deaths in Thailand have risen by almost 3,000

  • Olympic legend sends goodwill message to ‘Toon’

    Olympic legend sends goodwill message to ‘Toon’

    One of the world’s great long-distance athletes has added his praise for rockstar Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai’s epic 2,191-kilometre run for charity. Britain’s Mo Farah, who has twice won Olympic gold medals at both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres, has posted a photo of himself holding a running shoe on his Facebook page “Mo Farah” and Instagram “gomofarah”, saying: “Keep running @artiwara. Leave all your records behind

  • Two killed in eight hours on Phuket’s roads

    Two killed in eight hours on Phuket’s roads

    Accident on Patong Hill killing one this morning At about 2 am this morning (November 13), Kathu police got a report of a pick-up truck that had an accident hitting an electric pole killing the 35 year old driver, Wittaya Chanadet, while the passenger suffered from injuries and was taken to Hospital. The passenger was not named. Police revealed that the incident happened in front of Dao Duan Restaurant on Wichitsongkram Road in Kathu.

  • THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, November 7

    THAIGER TODAY Tuesday, November 7

    Veterans urge NCPO not to start political party | Khon Kaen hotel owner sues water authorities | Mystery over 50 year old Brit ‘bashed in Phuket’ | Mystery over Phuket’s ongoing bad weather…will it come? Today at the Melbourne Cup Charity function raising money for Phuket Has Been Good To Us and Good Shepherd Foundation.

  • Phuket’s Centre for Rights and Liberties Protection in Criminal Cases officially opens

    Phuket’s Centre for Rights and Liberties Protection in Criminal Cases officially opens

    Today (November 6), the Centre for Rights and Liberties Protection in Criminal Cases has officially opened at the Phuket Provincial Juvenile and Family Court aiming to offer proper protection and education to the people involved in criminal cases and to assist the legal process to continue under the rule of law. “This will help people understand more about the rights and liberties of people involved in crimes both for themselves and others. It will also help people to understand about the criminal case process in court and recognise the fairness of judges’ decisions,” said Suprawat Ritchoo, Chief Justice of Phuket Provincial Juvenile and Family Court

  • Celebrate the third anniversary with a spectacular brunch at Kata Rocks

    Celebrate the third anniversary with a spectacular brunch at Kata Rocks

    Kata Rocks is marking its third anniversary on Saturday, December 2 with a ‘Champagne Brunch of The Year’ Anniversary Pool Party that celebrates Phuket’s luxury lifestyle.

  • AirAsia introduces Phuket-Khon Kaen route

    AirAsia introduces Phuket-Khon Kaen route

    Esan here we come AirAsia is strengthening its Phuket base with a new route from Phuket to Khon Kaen, designed to stimulate local regional tourism. Mr. Arun Lilapantisitti, AirAsia’s Station Head for Phuket, said that Phuket is one of AirAsia’s main airport hubs as it offers a variety of routes both domestic and international and has continued to grow steadily