Artikel tagged “president”

  • Image Overall-Perspective-1024x379.jpg

    APEX launch Phuket’s most exclusive address

    The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay on Phuket’s east coast, a four billion baht development, includes a 5-star Sheraton resort and Phuket’s first Sheraton-branded residences of which 70% are already sold. Panoramic views across Po Bay to Ao Phang Nga National Park and the Phi Phi Islands beyond are what greet residents and visitors to Phuket’s most exclusive residential address, The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay. This four billion baht mixed use low density development on Phuket’s east coast is by Apex Development Public Company Limited (APEX), and comprises 103 pool villas and suites and a 183 key five star resort managed by Sheraton.

  • Image ca924cc9c517f27f33f71c2c61e56d4e.jpeg

    Trump/Kim summit – Reaction from Thai leadership.

    The Thai government is praising the successful summit between the leaders of the United States and North Korea, saying the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula will benefit both Asia and the world. Following a historic meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore, the Thai PM Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha pointed out that the joint statement signed by both leaders on complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula is a positive sign for the global community

  • Image 180503155358-malaysia-election-03-exlarge-169.jpg

    Stunning Malaysian election result ousts Barisan Nasional

    FILE PHOTO Malaysia’s Pakatan Harapan (PH) opposition coalition has crossed the minimum threshold of 112 seats needed to form government in Malaysia. The Election Commission continue to count a few remaining votes this morning but have confirmed the win of the Pakatan Harapan party and coalition members. The result brings to an end the rule of Barisan Nasional (BN) and it’s leader Najib Razak.

  • Image e50c1fa7a1730924639caeee75604b39.jpeg

    Heavy penalties on the way for drivers blocking ambulances

    Motorists failing to get out of the way for ambulances may face harsher punishments for “endangerment to others” as netizens join with the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) and the police to get tough on offenders. The fine for blocking an ambulance could be raised from the current 500 to 10,000 baht or as high as 20,000 baht if the NLA passes legislation being called for by two Facebook-based campaigners for changes to the Land Transport Act.

  • Image sites-1024x603.png

    Thailand for the Trump/Kim Summit. Why not?

    US President Donald Trump and North Korea premier and dear leader Kim Jong-un are going to have an historic summit. But they need somewhere to meet – somewhere neutral, somewhere safe, somewhere where there’s good food, somewhere both parties will agree to

  • Image Filipino-leader-Robert-Duterte-and-a-Boracay-beach-917840.jpg

    Boracay’s closure sparks global travel fallout

    By Bill Barnett of The biggest worldwide tourism story going is that of the trending closure of the iconic resort island of Boracay in the Philippines. In a bold move President Rodrigo Duterte who termed the island a “cesspool” is banning tourist visits from April 26 through October 25

  • Image cb5aa69a3961460557434f088f76876b-1024x769.jpeg

    Transparent Government. Where does Thailand rank?

    Japan has the most open government system in Asia, according to the recently released World Justice Project. Thailand leads countries like China and Malaysia when it comes to transparent government. Globally, Thailand ranks 68th in the ranking.

  • Phuket’s Rajabhat launches a fun run

    Phuket’s Rajabhat launches a fun run

    Phuket Rajabhat University Alumni has kicked off a fun run to ‘encourage a healthy lifestyle’. More than 2,000 runners registered for the event

  • UPDATE: Fire on Koh Phi Phi

    UPDATE: Fire on Koh Phi Phi

    The fire zone following the blaze on Phi Phi last night is being cleared since early this morning (January 7) while Ao Nang Sub-district Administration Organization (OrBorTor), tourism businesses and Phi Phi Island Protection and Conservation Club have set up a registration list for fire victims. The area where the fire is thought to have started remains limited access, waiting for a full forensic police investigation.

  • Naughty Nuri’s – Bringing a bit of Bali to Patong

    Naughty Nuri’s – Bringing a bit of Bali to Patong

    Sponsored Article Naughty Nuri’s, the renowned Balinese BBQ restaurant & bar, well known especially for its “probably the best ribs in the world” had their Grand Opening of the first outlet in Phuket on Saturday, January 20. This growing chain provided a memorable experience to more than 500 guests during the opening ceremony. The 500 seat outlet is set beautifully in natural surroundings whilst actually being a part of the bustling Rat-U-Thit road scene