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  • Blood Donations in Honour of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

    Blood Donations in Honour of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

    More than 200 Phuketians joined a blood donation drive in honour of the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, or King Rama IX. The blood donation booth was set up at the Metropol Hotel in Phuket Town from 9am – 3pm yesterday with an exhibition of the past King working on blood donation projects. The exhibition also provided knowledge about donating and accepting blood and even offered a lucky draw for the donors

  • Phuket officials get behind the ‘Run 2Gether’ in Phuket Town

    Phuket officials get behind the ‘Run 2Gether’ in Phuket Town

    Early this morning (October 1), Phuket Governor, Norapat Plodthong, hosted the “Run 2Gether Phuket Town” event, the first ever running event that gathered 1,000 runners and disabled people to join the activity together. The Governor also joined the run, leading the way for participants in the event which started in front of Limelight Avenue mall. “I’m very glad that many sectors of government and business in Phuket see the value of the activity which helps support our disabled people.

  • Intrepid beach cleaners head out into the storm

    Intrepid beach cleaners head out into the storm

    Gloves on and umbrella up, Phuket’s Governor Noraphat Plodthong does his bit to help clean Karon Beach Despite the postponement of the mega Phuket Hotels Association organised beach clean today, due to the inclement weather, many Phuketians still rolled up their sleeves to make a difference on Phuket’s beaches.

  • Phuket beach encroachers face Kamala Friday deadline

    Phuket beach encroachers face Kamala Friday deadline

    PHUKET: Shop and bar owners that have been found to be encroaching on Kamala Beach have until tomorrow to take down their offending structures. If they are not removed voluntarily, they will be demolished, said Kamala Tambon Administrative Organization (OrBorTor) Vice President Seri Larpmark. Mr Seri first inspected construction on the beach in early September.

  • PHUKET AMCHAM seminar ‘Identifying and Marketing Brand Phuket – Sports Tourism’ today

    PHUKET AMCHAM seminar ‘Identifying and Marketing Brand Phuket – Sports Tourism’ today

    PHUKET: The Phuket PR Network and the Phuket Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) will hold a collaborative event as part of a series exploring Brand Phuket today at the Thanyapura Sports and Leisure Club’s (TSLC) “The View”. Guest speakers include Debbie Dionysius, Assistant Vice President of Destination Marketing at Laguna Phuket, who will discuss how the success of the Laguna Phuket Triathlon, Marathon and Ironman 70.3 have helped to market Phuket.

  • Protestors rally against red-shirt villages in Phuket

    Protestors rally against red-shirt villages in Phuket

    PHUKET: Hundreds of members of the “We Love Phuket Club” arrived at Provincial Hall this morning to submit a letter of complaint against a planned rally by red-shirt activists at Nai Yang Beach on Sunday.

  • FIFA President denies racism in football

    FIFA President denies racism in football

    PHUKET: “There is no racism [on the field], but maybe there is a word or gesture that is not correct.

  • Phuket Rotary joins flood relief efforts

    Phuket Rotary joins flood relief efforts

    PHUKET: The Rotary Club of Patong Beach staged a collection walk along Phukets renowned Soi Bangla on Tuesday night, raising money to help provide aid to victims of the floods in and around Bangkok.

  • German safe after Phuket paraglide plunge

    German safe after Phuket paraglide plunge

    PHUKET: A German man paragliding over the popular tourist area of Nai Harn Beach luckily escaped serious injury yesterday after plunging into the jungle behind the Royal Phuket Yacht Club resort.

  • Paiboon calls for dam healthy Phuket

    Paiboon calls for dam healthy Phuket

    PHUKET: Phuket Provincial Administration Organization President Paiboon Upatising has called for plans to redevelop Bang Wad Dam and Bang Neaw Dam Phukets two main water reservoirs to include jogging tracks and bike lanes as key recreational features at the sites. Mr Paiboon called for the healthy additions yesterday at a public hearing at Kathu Municipality offices to announce the latest plans drawn up by hired consultants Phisut Technology Co Ltd