Artikel tagged “Phuket”

  • Krabi Police bust illegal gun ring

    Krabi Police bust illegal gun ring

    KRABI: Krabi Police captured one suspect and are searching for two others who were able to flee the scene of a raid on Monday in Ao Luek. Police were alerted to the location after neighbors complained of an illegal gun production ring.

  • Breaking News: Phuket rescue workers save missing 3 year old

    Breaking News: Phuket rescue workers save missing 3 year old

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  • Tourists flock to Phuket for Chinese New Year

    Tourists flock to Phuket for Chinese New Year

    PHUKET: Record numbers of Chinese tourists are flocking to Phuket this month to join Chinese New Year celebrations on the island. Phuket International Airport has been bustling for the past few days with tourists arriving on extra flights from mainland China and Malaysia, said Airport Director Monrudee Gettuphan.

  • Phuket police clueless in hunt for missing 3-year-old

    Phuket police clueless in hunt for missing 3-year-old

    PHUKET: Days after a woman called on the public to help find her missing three-year-old son, police have no leads.

  • Phuket sea gypsies use black magic to fight land barons

    Phuket sea gypsies use black magic to fight land barons

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  • Opinion: Baron vs sea gypsies

    Opinion: Baron vs sea gypsies

    PHUKET: The ongoing land dispute between the Rawai Sea Gypsy community and a powerful real estate investment firm needs to be resolved peacefully and equitably. Working out a solution will certainly not be easy and will require concessions from both sides.

  • Phi Phi park chief allows additional dive sites

    Phi Phi park chief allows additional dive sites

    PHUKET: After a lengthy meeting, Phi Phi officials have agreed to allow 18 dive sites to remain open following an incident on Wednesday when a speedboat seriously injured two Russian divers (story here ). “After talking to all relevant parties, we have decided to allow diving to continue at many of the current sites in the park,” confirmed Sarayuth Tanthien, chief of the Hat Noppharat Thara – Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park.

  • Pyromaniac attempts firebombing Krabi cop shop

    Pyromaniac attempts firebombing Krabi cop shop

    KRABI: Police in Krabi had to hold back an angry woman intent on burning down the local police station yesterday after she pulled up outside the building in a car crammed with containers of gasoline and threatened to torch the place. Sanejan Jankert, 39, arrived at the station armed with two lighters and about 100 liters of gasoline in five 20-liter containers in the back of her car. She was intent on going out in a blaze of glory as a form of protest against slow action by officers following a complaint she had made about a neighbor causing damage to her land.

  • Sea Breeze Cafe brings a whole new level to buffet-chic

    Sea Breeze Cafe brings a whole new level to buffet-chic

    PHUKET: It is a common misconception that resort bars and restaurants are for in-house guests only. Among others, the Holiday Inn Resort’s dining venues are open to all comers. At the Sea Breeze Cafe, they offer their popular bi-weekly seafood buffet, and there is no place better suited for this delicious spread than the resort’s poolside with its view of Patong Beach.

  • PRBC calls for blood donations during Chinese New Year festivities

    PRBC calls for blood donations during Chinese New Year festivities

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