Lifeguard chief says budget cut will not impact service quality

Lifeguard chief says budget cut will not impact service quality

PHUKET: The quality and number of lifeguards in Phuket will remain unaffected in the new contract despite a 10 percent cut in the budget, the president of the Phuket Lifeguard Club (PLC) told the Phuket Gazette today. Public concern about the budget cut for Phuket’s lifeguards has been voiced by both the local and in

- Yesterday, 05:20PM

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Another taxi driver kills another motorcyclist in Phuket

Another taxi driver kills another motorcyclist in Phuket

PHUKET: A motorcyclist was killed late last night in a head-on collision with a taxi in Cherng Talay. Lt Col Rassada Kluengwong of Cherng Talay Police received reports of the incident at about 1:50am. “We arrived to find the body of 43-year-old Sarayuth Duangjan lying face down on the asphalt in the middle of the road,” said C

- Yesterday, 03:18PM

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Property: Angsana Beachfront Residences attract global interest

Property: Angsana Beachfront Residences attract global interest

Advertorial: PHUKET: The Banyan Tree Group’s launch of Angsana Beachfront Residences, its inaugural investment in resort style living in Thailand at Laguna Phuket, Bang Tao Beach, is already being hailed a success. Over 60% of the beachfront luxury branded condominiums have been sold since the project was announced l

- Yesterday, 02:00PM

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Police hunt for shooter of injured Burmese woman

Police hunt for shooter of injured Burmese woman

PHUKET: A woman was shot during a ya bah (methamphetamine) ‘exchange’ at a Burmese workers’ camp yesterday morning. Capt Kraisorn Boonprasob of Thalang Police received reports of the incident from 41-year-old Mongkol Wongpradit, the caretaker of the camp located in Thalang. “Chan, a worker at the camp, told us that

- Yesterday, 12:41PM

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