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Island Hopping Property Title Sparks Ownership Dispute off Phuket's Coast

Latest Island-hopping can be the preference of tourists but an island-hopping property title has provoked a dispute involving the DSI off Phuket's coast.

Facebook Poster Arrested for Offering Phuket Condo Cheap

Latest A Russian woman who advertised a Phuket condo for sale on Facebook at a price lower than what the owner was asking found herself arrested for having no work permit.

Tear Down Private Walls Around Valuable Public Phuket Beach Strip, Says Vice Governor

Latest Concrete walls and ''Private Property'' signs around an extremely valuable five-star Phuket beachfront strip should be torn down, a vice governor tells a meeting.

Resort Takeovers Likely to Cost Green Space on Phuket, Penang, Samui and Phi Phi

News Analysis The takeover of Starwood by Marriott creates the world's biggest resorts and hotels group and that is likely to mean quickening development on tourist island destinations.

Ikea to Open Asia's First Pickup and Order Point on Phuket Soon

Latest The Swedish furniture and household goods brand Ikea is opening Asia's first Pickup and Order Point on Phuket later this month, according to reports.

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Laguna Phuket Finds Silver Lining to Environmental EarthChecks

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Latest In a breakthrough described as the first award of its kind in Asia, Laguna Phuket has achieved the first precinct-level Silver Certification from EarthCheck. More »

Phuket Sea Pearl New Base for First Wyndham Vacation Club Asia

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Latest Vacated recently by Absolute, the reason now becomes plain: Sea Pearl Patong has been bought by Wyndham Vacation Ownership for it's first venture in Asia. More »

Phuket's Sea Pearl Beach Resort Loses Absolute Branding

Friday, April 10, 2015

Latest The Sea Pearl Beach Resort in Patong - made famous by a photograph of a car floating in the interior in the 2004 tsunami - is to be no longer branded by the Absolute World Group. More »

Coast Rolling at Pattaya, Phuket, Samui as Centara Rides the Wave

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Latest The Centara Grand on Phuket plans a Coast Beach Bar and Grill as the beach bar concept is rolled out at the brand's resorts on all Thai holiday destinations of note. More »

Phuket Mangrove Plantings Picked Clean by Property 'Owner'

Friday, March 20, 2015

Latest Land where volunteers have been replanting mangroves has been picked clean and is being claimed by a property ''owner,'' investigators have found. More »

Phuket Officials Destroy Road Across Raya Canal, Resort Owner Rebuilds It

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Latest A woman who owns a resort on an island near Phuket organised her own backhoe to rebuild a road across a public canal just as soon as officials had destroyed it. More »

Justice Ministry Probes Phuket Councils

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Latest A top-level Justice Ministry official has toured Phuket looking at suspicious developments on land that appears to have been misappropriated for private profit with the help of local officials. More »

Phuket Developer Found Dead at Villa

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Latest British property developer Stephen Paine has been found dead beside the swimming pool at his luxurious Phuket villa. Police believe Mr Paine took his own life. More »

Phuket Beachfront Extensions to be Torn Down Within 30 Days

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Latest A platform over sand and a ''treehouse'' in the yard are obviously illegal at a Phuket beachside villa and must be torn down, officials rule. More »

Introducing Phuket's Swankiest Bank: Photo Special

Monday, February 16, 2015

Latest If money makes the world go around, banks certainly help. A newly opened Kasikorn branch on Phuket sets standards that will take some equalling. More »

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