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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.

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.


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.


Re: EXCLUSIVE Phuket New Year Party Coming LIVE as Holiday Island Welcomes 2016
Lena wrote on Tuesday November 1, 2016 at 23:44

Dear Alan, still missing ur articles on the big and small going ons in Greater Phuket. Your live snarking comment...

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Re: Phuket Tourist Quickly Recovers Lost Valuables With Help from Patong Friends
Ariel wrote on Tuesday September 13, 2016 at 22:12

Hi. My boyfriend lost his wallet today at Patong, somewhere near Hard Rock Cafe. We suspect that we may have dropped ...

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Re: They're Back! Phuket Umbrellas Unfurl at Patong Beach: Photo Special
Christine wrote on Wednesday September 7, 2016 at 07:37

We have been to beautiful Patong beach over 23 times and just love it.2things that I have missed is no lounges on the...

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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...

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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?

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Re: Phuket Tourists Up, Patong Struggling 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 ...

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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 ...

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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...

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Saturday December 10, 2016
Seabreeze Cafe & Terrace at Holiday Inn Phuket


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