Canadian tourist found dead in Phuket

Canadian tourist found dead in Phuket

PHUKET: A 49-year-old Canadian tourist was found dead in a condo in Kathu this morning. He is believed to have been dead for at least two days before his body was discovered. Police received a report of the incident at about 11am from ‘Plus Condo 1’. “We noticed a peculiar smell outside his room, which was on the 6th floor.

- Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 06:12 PM

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Australian sentenced for girlfriend's jet-ski death in Phuket

Australian sentenced for girlfriend's jet-ski death in Phuket

PHUKET: An Australian man, whose partner was killed in a tragic jet-ski accident in Phuket last month, is free to return home after his trial ended earlier today. Thomas Keating, 22, and Emily Jayne Collie, 20, came to Phuket for a holiday and had rented jet-skis to ride from Karon Beach to Kata Beach. They collided with one ano

- Yesterday, 03:13PM

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Korean tourists and dive instructor 'hunted' for damaging coral off Phuket

Korean tourists and dive instructor 'hunted' for damaging coral off Phuket

PHUKET: A concerned diver captured pictures of Korean tourists and their Thai dive instructor stepping on coral while diving at Koh Racha Yai yesterday. The diver then shared the snaps with other divers and officials in the hopes of bringing the offenders to justice. A social media user who calls himself ‘Seaman Freeman’ share

- Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | 05:23 PM

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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

- Yesterday, 06:00PM

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