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latest Phuket is preparing for an influx of visitors in July as more than 500 sailors and spectators from around the world head to the Island to compete in the prestigious Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek 2015.
Latest A runner from the Philippines held off a large, strong field to win the tenth Laguna Phuket marathon race along a holiday island road course.
Latest Two days in June have been set aside for an Australian Embassy consular outreach visit to Phuket at the honorary consul's office in the bypass road, Phuket City.
Latest Phuket and six other destinations will be part of Grand Sale Thailand 2015 as Thailand boosts its marketing and launches the ''Discover Thainess'' campaign.
Latest Phuket journalist Chutima Sidasathian is joining a timely panel on the Rohingya exodus at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand on June 3.
By Alan Morison
Latest Phuket online business pioneer Blair Speers is a golf addict who plans a personal best for his 40th birthday with 100 golfing buddies . . . in Hua Hin. More »
By Phuketwan Reporter
Photo Special Huge crowds flocked to the Phuket Flower Fair on opening night. Green folding cash may be in short supply but the currency of horticulturalists is holding its value. More »
By Chutima Sidasathian
Opening Photo Album Crepes appeal to people from all over. And now, it can be said, especially on Phuket, Thai spicy meets sweet and savory at Crepes Village II. More »
By Phuketwan Reporters
News Digest Thailand PM says he will end corruption; US Rabbis among accused; Indonesian police take over hotel security; Hillary v North Korea; Model Malaysia Muslim says: 'Flog me' More »
By Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian
Latest War broke out on Phuket today on the diplomatic front as US security men made a preemptive strike. North Korea fought back with a strategic flanking manoeuvre. More »
News Digest The Jakarta bombings investigation is turning to Thailand and Malaysia; Probe into airport scams; Thai H1N1 deaths rise; US travellers boost Thai coffers. More »
Coming Event Thousands of people are behind the clean beach campaign, with one small local Phuket business already growing from the campaign and cooperation growing. More »
News Digest Malaysia to flog woman for drinking a beer; H1N1 surge tipped; Phuket will host Asean summit in October; US is back, says Clinton; Indonesia warns Burma on rights More »
Update: Phuket Waves a Welcome Human rights will be high on Hillary Clinton's list as the US Secretary of State arrives for Asean. Phuket gives her a chance to impress the critics. More »
News Digest H1N1 revelations due today; Hillary Clinton on Hollywood and Bollywood; Militant bomber region's most wanted man; Call for improved hotel security; Phuket to recover. More »