Artikel tagged “Phuket”

  • 16 million Baht budget for second lifeguard auction

    16 million Baht budget for second lifeguard auction

    The OrBorJor Phuket has announced it will launch another auction to supply Phuket lifeguard services offering a budget of 16 million Baht. The date shall be confirmed within this month.

  • Dr Thon urges authorities to scrap the Surin Beach retention wall

    Dr Thon urges authorities to scrap the Surin Beach retention wall

    Dr Thon Thamrongnawasawat, assistant dean of the Faculty of Fisheries at Kasetsart University and a renowned marine specialist, has commented on the retention wall project of Cherngtalay OrBorTor that is planned to be built on Surin Beach saying that such a wall will be harmful for the local eco-system and beach environment.

  • THAIGER TODAY Friday, November 17

    THAIGER TODAY Friday, November 17

    Featuring a local Kathu school and their marching band.

  • Taking a drone to Myanmar? Declare it at Customs, or else.

    Taking a drone to Myanmar? Declare it at Customs, or else.

    Using the many new ‘toy’ drones – many under 40,000 baht and capable of being flown by anyone and shooting 4K video – is becoming public enemy #1 for some of Asia’s less tolerant governments.

  • THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 16

    THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 16

    Meet Francesc Rovira, Michelin Star Chef | 3 dead and 48 injured in a bus crash | Toon OK after health scare | Building at Ao Sane will stay | four to be arrested for using drone during Royal Funeral. The post THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 16 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Bad day on Phuket’s roads

    Bad day on Phuket’s roads

    There was a fatal accident just after 8am this morning on the By Pass Road, southbound, just near the Keehin hardware store.

  • 60 year old Brit drowns at Karon

    60 year old Brit drowns at Karon

    A 60 year old British tourist, Collin William Dean, drowned in Karon yesterday (November 14) after swimming in a red flagged zone. He went to the beach with his wife and drowned after getting dragged under by a strong waves. His wife called for help around and the people nearby jumped into the water to help him.

  • Close to 2,000 illegal foreigners in Phuket not deported

    Close to 2,000 illegal foreigners in Phuket not deported

    Phuket Police Commander, Pol Maj Gen Teerapon Thipcharoln has revealed that about 1,730 cases of illegal foreigners in Phuket ‘discovered’ by local police from many police stations across Phuket were not handed to Phuket Immigration Office and the cases are being investigated. The total criminal cases where foreigners were arrested from October 2016 – October 2017 is 2,415 people with only 685 of them sent to immigration for further processing and potential deportation

  • 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.