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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: EXCLUSIVE Phuket New Year Party Coming LIVE as Holiday Island Welcomes 2016
Lena wrote on Tuesday January 5, 2016 at 04:12

Sorry, just had to look, you really closed down or not. :) Still looking for my daily Thai News fix... Thanks to ...

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Re: Job Done, Phuket Journalists Are Moving
Martin wrote on Sunday January 31, 2016 at 10:11

To paraphrase TS Eliot Great to see that case go ... "This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but a whimper."...

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Re: UPDATE Phuket's Clearances: Surin Beach Clubs Will Lose Power Before Demolition, Says Mayor
wrote on Sunday January 31, 2016 at 09:25

They're all still there at Surin Beach.

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Re: Phuket Scam Rips Off Tourists on Arrival
dan wrote on Friday January 29, 2016 at 08:39

yes on jan 2015, the 180baht minivan did the same thing to all 7 of us. pulled us into some small parking lot and sta...

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Re: Phuket Tourist Quickly Recovers Lost Valuables With Help from Patong Friends
SY wrote on Wednesday January 27, 2016 at 11:00

I lost my phone on Patong beach 22, Jan, 2016. This is my first trip to visit foreign country and I lost all the pict...

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Re: Guest Drowns in Pool at Five Star Phuket Resort: Facebook Friendship Proves Fatal
wrote on Monday January 18, 2016 at 20:01

My name is Shafaq Jamal. Iam his first wife. I had no knowledge he had gotten married again. His second wife fought w...

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Re: Job Done, Phuket Journalists Are Moving
angelo wrote on Monday January 18, 2016 at 19:40

come back please ! you are the only free press in thailand!

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Re: Greater Phuket's Part in the Eric Levine Villa Wow Factor
Joe wrote on Monday January 18, 2016 at 13:05

Yeah, seriously. When will Phang Nga gets its proper due? Greater Phuket is an insult.

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Friday February 12, 2016
Seabreeze Cafe & Terrace at Holiday Inn Phuket

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