Phuket locals protest closure of access to Laem Singh Beach

Phuket locals protest closure of access to Laem Singh Beach

PHUKET: Officials from the Ministry of Justice visited Laem Singh Beach this morning to follow up on a long-standing land dispute between the public, particularly local Thai people and thousands of foreign tourists, and an organization called 'Bangkok Broadcasting & Television Co Ltd (BB&T)'. The company, which airs Tha

- Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 06:00 PM

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Phuket Roads: Two more critically injured in five-vehicle crash

Phuket Roads: Two more critically injured in five-vehicle crash

PHUKET: Two people were seriously injured after a speeding truck driver lost control and hit two parked vehicles, two motorbikes and a restaurant in Thalang again last night. “The accident occurred in the southbound lanes of Thepkrasattri Road in front of the Makamdeekwai restaurant. According to witnesses, an Isuzu pick-up, dr

- Thursday, March 23, 2017 | 12:04 PM

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Teen biker killed at Phuket Bypass U-turn

Teen biker killed at Phuket Bypass U-turn

PHUKET: Another teenaged motorcyclist has been killed on Phuket's roads today, this time in a bloody crash with an airport taxi while in a U-turn on the Bypass Road. Maj Natthaya Suwannapong of Phuket City Police arrived with Kusoldharm Foundation rescue workers at the U-turn in front of the Ikea store. The taxi driver, Atiwara

- Yesterday, 02:18PM

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Couple die by electrocution at Phuket resort

Couple die by electrocution at Phuket resort

PHUKET: A Myanmar couple died by electrocution while working at a Rawai resort last night. “The resort is located on Soi Sermsook, Moo 4. We found the body of Min Thaik Non, 29, lying face up on the ground near the bathroom door. We also found a woman’s body lying face down inside the bathroom. She was named by police only as

- Friday, March 24, 2017 | 11:16 AM

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