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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
By Alan Morison
Photo Album Golf and sailing vie for Phuket's top sporting spot and the latest award from Phuketwan reflects that competition. Greet this year's winner of the innovation of the year award. More »
Photo Album Important local history will disappear with the sale of the land on which the Tsunami Volunteer Centre stands outside Khao Lak. Memories of aid from around the world return. More »
By Apinya Saksri
Photo Album An airport for Phang Nga is one of the projects facing opposition from protesting traditional residents who are mounting resistance to unwanted developments More »
By Chutima Sidasathian
A 60 year old Swiss man has been arrested in Patong over allegations that he had commenced construction of a building on Phuket without a permit. He has been released on bail. More »
An iconic list of coming hotels indicates a 50 percent increase in supply to Phuket's international star branded resort market within three years. Is that more hope than one island can handle? More »
Photo Tour Patong's prime four star market has a classy new contender with the quiet opening today of the Courtyard Phuket at Patong Beach, a mouthful with a good taste restaurant to match. More »
By Alan Morison and Apinya Saksri
Must Read Traditional village leaders with the power to approve or reject multi million dollar projects are meeting on an island off Phuket. Here's what has influenced their thinking so far. More »
Allegations of encroachment on Phuket temple land come as the Department of Special Investigations announces the opening of an office on the island, the first DSI branch in Thailand. More »
Photo Album The mystique of the unspoiled Phuket beach must be retained forever, despite the encroachment of business. With the island governor's support, here is one way to keep the magic. More »
It's a difficult track to traverse but Patong's rockiest road is actually a sign that business finds the resort town an attractive investment. Here's what's happening behind Jungceylon More »