Artikel tagged “Taxi”

  • Police defend theft charges on British backpacker Chris Dodd

    Police defend theft charges on British backpacker Chris Dodd

    PHOTOS: Chris Dodd, BBC Police are defending their actions when they charged a British backpacker with theft after he picked up a mobile phone at Chiang Mai airport last February. 29 year old Chris Dodd spent 10 days in jail in February after he was charged with stealing the phone belonging to a German tourist and remanded in custody by a court.

  • Bangkok woman gives birth in the back of a taxi!

    Bangkok woman gives birth in the back of a taxi!

    PHOTO MONTAGE: Thai Rath So you’re on your way to hospital with a passenger in the back of your taxi who says she’s going to have a baby – soon.

  • 19 year old caught transporting drugs to Korat in a hired taxi

    19 year old caught transporting drugs to Korat in a hired taxi

    PHOTOS: The Nation A young man has been arrested after being allegedly found with methamphetamine pills, marijuana and a gun in a taxi at a checkpoint in Nakhon Ratchasima. Police say he had hired a Bangkok taxi to take him, along with the drugs, to a client in Buri Ram. Pol Lt Col Ronnarong Surathot, deputy commander of Chokchai police station, said 19 year old Natthachai Plaengdee, a resident of Buri Ram, was arrested at a road checkpoint in Chokchai

  • Tour company owner fined 2,000 baht for threatening taxi driver with sword

    Tour company owner fined 2,000 baht for threatening taxi driver with sword

    PHOTO: Sanook A tour company owner has been fined a mere 2,000 baht by police in Surat Thani after threatening a taxi driver with a sword. The video (below) shows 39 year old Suphakit Sindamrern the alleged owner of Buddy Travel in the Kaset market area heading to his car to retrieve a sword from the boot. Suphakit told an official yesterday that it was :all a misunderstanding”. Watch the video of the man HERE .

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    Taxi trouble in Hua Hin – Threats, assaults and arrests

    In a story that could be played out anywhere around Thailand, the taxi wars in Hua Hin are heating up with the arrival of the ride-sharing App ‘Grab’ in the coastal town. A taxi driver has assaulted a female hotel employee just hours after posting online threats against all Grab taxi drivers working in Hua Hin

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    Taxi catches fire outside Cassia Laguna Hotel – No injuries

    Officials at the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) stationed in Cherng Talay were notified of an incident in front of Cassia Hotel in Laguna, Cherng Talay at 9:05pm last night (May 11). Fire fighters with two water trucks arrived at the scene along with the Cherng Talay Police

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    4.5 metre King Cobra captured in Karon

    This morning (March 28), the Phuket Ruamjai Rescue Foundation captured a 4.5 metre male king cobra. Records show that there have been about 80 snakes captured within the past 3 months by the Ruamjai team. The rescue team was contacted by a local about the snake in Soi Patak 24 in Karon

  • Phuket Honorary Consul reports violent abuse, intimidation by taxi drivers

    Phuket Honorary Consul reports violent abuse, intimidation by taxi drivers

    PHUKET: The Honorary Consul of Ireland this week revealed to the Phuket Governor how she was threatened and intimidated at a resort in Rawai, where taxi drivers refused to let her leave after picking up a friend and her children. The news came at Governor Maitri Inthusut’s quarterly meeting with Phuket’s honorary consuls at Phuket Provincial Hall on Tuesday. “I went to pick my friend and her children, but the taxi drivers in front of the resort did not allow us to leave,” Honorary Consul Helene Fallon-Wood told Governor Maitri.

  • Alleged extortionist re-elected to run Phuket taxi group

    Alleged extortionist re-elected to run Phuket taxi group

    PHUKET: “Brother Pom” was re-elected to head the Central Festival Phuket taxi group yesterday, despite facing charges of extortion and using violence to force member-drivers to make payments.

  • Kreuzfahrtschiff Silver Spirit

    Abzocke der Taxi & Tuk Tuk Mafia trifft Kreuzfahrtschiff

    Phuket: Abzocke der Taxi und Tuk Tuk Mafia trifft Kreuzfahrtschiff Die neueste Abzocke der Taxi und Tuk Tuk begann mit einer Blockade am Phuket Deep Sea Port und führte zu einem Sieg für die Fahrer, die von heute an einen 50 prozentigen Anteil der aussteigenden Kreuzfahrtpassagiere bekommen werden. Vize Gouverneur Nivit Aroonrat, Polizeichef Chote Chitchai [...]