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Sunbed heaven at Paradise: It's on a private Phuket property

Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds

PHOTO ALBUM Paradise Beach is becoming more popular but the unconventional owner of the property backing it does charge 100 baht for access to rare island sunbeds.

The new livery for aspiring meter taxis includes a colored stripe

Army's New Phuket Taxi Rules Lower Fares, Add Meters: New Fares Revealed

PHOTO ALBUM The Army has revealed the proposed fares for all Phuket taxis - and meter cabs will be considerably lower in price, especially for longer journeys.

The KT insignia was displayed at many areas run by tuk-tuk and taxi drivers

Phuket Money Laundering Team 'Seizes Bank Cash From Taxi, Tuk-Tuk Co-op'

Latest Cash in the bank accounts of a taxi and tuk-tuk co-op and 16 individuals have been seized by the Anti Money Laundering Office, says Phuket's chief of police and task force leader.

Phuket authorities swarm over the 70-million baht White Box at Kalim today

UPDATE Phuket White Box Restaurant Owner Ordered to Demolish, But Says He'll Fight in Court

Latest The owner of the White Box restaurant had a one-word response to an order from the Army and authorities on Phuket to reduce the scale of his restaurant: ''Bull****.''

The Diamond Beach Club has already gone and all others are to go, according to a local mayor acting for the National Council for Peace and Order

Goodbye Surin Beach Clubs: New Destruction Deadlines Announced for Phuket Beaches

PHOTO FAREWELL All remaining beach clubs and restaurants on the shorefront at Surin are to be destroyed, a local mayor says, with new rolling deadlines being applied all along Phuket's west coast.

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Re: Army's New Phuket Taxi Rules Lower Fares, Add Meters: New Fares Revealed
Arun Muruga wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 19:32

In Nakhon Si Thammarat meter taxis were introduced recently. 30 baht for first 2 kilometers and 4 baht per kilometer ...

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Re: Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds
ThaiMike wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 21:34

- capealava You may or may not be in minority but that's irrelevant. You are just plain dead wrong. - Arun Muru...

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Re: Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds
James wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 21:20

- Ed, You have teased as I commented yesterday and proposed that the rental of sunbeds and umbrellas must be managed...

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Re: Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds
capealava wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 21:11

Dear Editor, Sorry for the sharp remark. But Thaimike's remark was idiotic. You should point that out. Do not bother ...

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Re: Army's New Phuket Taxi Rules Lower Fares, Add Meters: New Fares Revealed
reader wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 20:51

Introducing an affordable regular bus service covering all the island would be more appropriate. If more people take ...

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Re: Phuket Police Need Help to Enforce Law With Jet-Skis, Tuk-Tuks, Says Top Patong Officer
erich wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 20:50

If the police were to do their work properly, as is done in most countries, then patong has no more trouble. I know, ...

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Re: Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds
capealava wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 20:49

Dear editor, I was responding to the remark of Thaimike. So butt out

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Re: Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds
Arun Muruga wrote on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at 19:56

Sometimes I think things get blown way out of perspective. I used to go to Paradise beach all the time and can't ever...

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