Phuketwan - Phuket news on tourism, property, jobs, and entertainment

Phuketwan - Phuket news on tourism, property, jobs, and entertainment Reporting award Phuketwan
facebook recommendations

NEWS ALERTS

Sign up now for our News Alert emails and the latest breaking news plus new features.

Click to subscribe

Existing subscribers can unsubscribe here

RSS FEEDS

Look for the final Phuket 2015 sunset and party LIVE tonight

EXCLUSIVE Phuket New Year Party Coming LIVE as Holiday Island Welcomes 2016

Latest Phuketwan welcomes 2016 with a burst of innovation by bringing viewers the Countdown to New Year from Phuket's Cape Promthep LIVE. Enjoy the last moments of 2015.

Chutima Sidasathian and Alan Morison: the Phuketwan case continues

Phuket Prosecutor Seeks Extra 30 Days in Phuketwan Case: Judge to Decide

Latest An extra 30 days is being sought by the Phuket Prosecutor in which to consider an appeal in the controversial Phuketwan case. A judge will reveal the decision early next week.

Work underway at the Tesco-Lotus Samkong intersection

Phuket Underpasses Make 2016 the Holiday Island's Year of Traffic

Latest The New Year and beyond will bring continuing work on Phuket's underpasses with one just starting, a second ahead of schedule and a third well behind schedule. The first is complete and a fifth yet to begin.

Phuket resorts are suffering from illegal apartments and condos

Illegal Phuket Resorts Face Crackdown as Scofflaw List is Delivered to Authorities

Latest A crackdown on illegal accommodation on Phuket is expected soon as industry leaders deliver a list of lawbreakers they blame for a 15-20 percent drop in revenue.

PLAY OF THE DAY

PHUKETWAN closed on December 31, 2015. The criminal defamation case against journalists Chutima Sidasathian and Alan Morison, dismissed by a judge on September 1, 2015, concluded on January 15, 2016, with the passing of the final deadline for an appeal.

PHUKETWAN'S READER FORUM: Have Your Say

Re: Box Jellyfish Deaths: Thailand Must Act
Danielle wrote on Thursday July 28, 2016 at 22:24

Hi I am visiting Koh Samui with my husband and 2 young sons in December 2016 and am quite scared of my kids swimmi...

View complete comment

Re: Octopus Restaurant Flattened at Phuket's Nai Yang Beach
Gail wrote on Wednesday July 13, 2016 at 09:32

Have heard that OCTOPUS has reopened in the Talang District, does anyone know where?

View complete comment

Re: Phuket Tourists Up, Patong Struggling
markphillips669@gmail.com wrote on Sunday June 5, 2016 at 14:04

Worse, the Chinese are so hopelessly ignorant. I was asked to vacate/move from my table at a restaurant in Patong to ...

View complete comment

Re: Four Phi Phi Deaths Will Not be Forgotten
wrote on Tuesday May 24, 2016 at 17:51

As anonymous stated above, all of these deaths are very likely to be phosphine gas poisonings generated by aluminium ...

View complete comment

Re: Thailand's Tiger Temple Abbot Out of ICU
Mrs J Thompson wrote on Tuesday May 24, 2016 at 14:05

Tigers do not belong in captivity, full stop! I question why monks are running such a place when they supposedly devo...

View complete comment

Re: Phuket, World's Best of the Best for Expat Living
wrote on Tuesday April 26, 2016 at 02:00

How is the weather in Phuket? When is the wet season and when is the dry season? I am planning a move to Thailand nex...

View complete comment

Re: Rolly Tasker, Master of World's Seas
DeAtosh wrote on Monday April 25, 2016 at 07:01

I do have several Cup Yacht drawings, signed by Rolly Tasker, and I would like to learn more about these drawings... ...

View complete comment

Re: Guest Drowns in Pool at Five Star Phuket Resort: Facebook Friendship Proves Fatal
Altamash Mir wrote on Thursday April 14, 2016 at 18:39

This was indeed an unbelievable life changer...Shumyla will be missed... http://www.altamashandshumyla.com/

View complete comment

Saturday July 30, 2016
Seabreeze Cafe & Terrace at Holiday Inn Phuket

FOLLOW PHUKETWAN

Facebook Twitter