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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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Club Med Seeking Second Thailand Resort After Phuket Success

Monday, August 11, 2014

Latest Club Med, which drove tourism on Phuket with the opening of its Kata beach resort 30 years ago, is now looking for a second resort site in Thailand. More »

Club Med Gifts Park to Save Resort

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Latest The iconic Phuket resort of Club Med is offering a new public park and a large increase in rent to local authorities to cement a new 30-year shorefront lease. More »

Phuket's Private Marinas Defy Principle That All Coast is Public, Meeting Told

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Latest The development of private marinas on Phuket contravened the principle that the island's coast belonged to the public, a meeting heard this week. More »

Phuket Hillside Trailblazer Alarms Officials: Investigation Draws Blank So Far

Friday, August 1, 2014

Latest The Royal Thai Navy and Phuket administrators are investigating a trailblazer's suspicious activities high above the 80-metre hills line, designed to protect against development. More »

Phuket's Freedom Beach Attracts Tourists at 100 Baht Each, Armed Military Escorts and Trash Dumpers

Sunday, July 27, 2014

PHOTO ALBUM Piles of trash have been dumped close to Phuket's Freedom beach, a fitting metaphor for the stink being created by the island's many opportunists. The clean-up is underway. More »

Phuket Titles Declared Legal for Derelict Resort in Parkland Probe

Thursday, July 24, 2014

PHOTO ALBUM The first decision has been made on an uncompleted resort and spa that was alleged to have been on land misappropriated from a Phuket park: the Peninsula is legal. More »

Phuket Parkland Probe: Investigators Looking Closely at Roles of Four People

Friday, July 18, 2014

Latest The National Anti-Corruption Commission has set up a sub-committee to specifically examine the largest tract of land allegedly involved in Phuket parkland misappropriation. More »

Illegal Plots Sold to Foreigner Buyers at High Prices, Says Phuket Park Chief

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Latest Misappropriated slices of Phuket parkland had been illegally sold to foreign buyers at up to 25 million baht a rai, the Director of Sirinath National Park has told Phuketwan. More »

DSI Seizes Phuket Land Title Documents: Phuket Resort Investigation Underway in Parkland Probe

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Latest The Department of Special Investigation is probing the property titles to one five-star Phuket resort and ''90 percent certain'' that the investigation of a second five-star resort will proceed. More »

Phuket Property Fraud: Swede Accused of Ripping Off 22m Baht from Russian Buyers

Monday, June 30, 2014

Latest A Swedish man on the run for two years has been arrested in Bangkok and returned to Phuket where he is accused of defrauding Russians of 22m baht in property scams. More »

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