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More PR fluff from the authorities... plenty to learn from the ABG so far without dreaming. ...
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Latest Thailand's Tourism and Sports Minister and good feedback indicate that Phuket could possibly double up in about three years as host to the First World Beach Games.
Meeting Coming up is an Amcham/Ibap gathering designed to put Phuket's reviled dolphinarium in perspective and seek answers to the holiday island's relationship to the sea.
Latest Bursts of color in the night sky marked the grand occasion as Phuket and Thailand officially celebrated the beginning of the Asian beach Games 2014.
Resort of the Year 2014 Refreshing and shiny new is the was to describe the Best Western Patong Beach, where faith in the product has resulted in a quick rise to 100 percent occupancy.
Latest Sports of all sorts are part of the Asian Beach Games, beginning on Phuket in less than two weeks. Here's a brief guide to help you plan where to be and when.
By Phuketwan Reporter
Updating Photo Album A handful of Miss Slovensko contestants decided to take the plunge at Patong beach today, latest in a long line of European beauties to succumb to the sunshine. More »
By Media Release
Latest The boat show did not hit expected visitor numbers of 6000, but according to organisers, it went close. And sales figures pleased exhibitors, say the organisers. More »
By Pathomporn Kaenkrachang
Events Schedule Nothing beats Children's Day for demonstrating how much Phuket parents love their children, and other people's children. Join the island's one big happy family. More »
Latest Event The Phuket boat show has opened with early indications that it could attract the 6000 crowd that organisers predict between now and Sunday. It certainly floats a few boats. More »
Phuket Economy The annual Phuket boat show will reveal whether there really is big money about for investment in luxury items or whether it's a tougher year ahead for Phuket's economy. More »
Latest FC Phuket loses one million but picks up half that amount and a lot of fans as a fighting performance against Buriram and an army of fans proves anything can happen in future. More »
By Sert Tongdee
UPDATING LIVE Phuketwan brings FC Phuket and Buriram fans LIVE text action updates, a new online first! FC Phuket fans are in Bangkok for their million baht showdown with Buriram FC. More »
Latest Traditionally the Red Cross Fair is the place the typical Phuket family finds their fun at New Year. And this year, there's a better chance of being a big lottery winner. More »
Photo Album FC Phuket triumphs 2 1 in a season finale victory that put the Hulks on top of Division Two Group B and poised for the big time in Division One next season. More »
By Sert Tongdee and Alan Morison
The Year That Was 2010 In sport, Phuket realised a few dreams about motor sport and ironman competitions, as well as a yachting nightmare. But the best may be yet to come. More »