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Phuket Police Need Help to Enforce Law With Jet-Skis, Tuk-Tuks, Says Top Patong Officer

Latest The laws against jet-skis being on the beach and tuk-tuks parking all over Patong could only be enforced by police with officials, says a senior officer.

Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds

PHOTO ALBUM Paradise Beach is becoming more popular but the unconventional owner of the property backing it does charge 100 baht for access to rare island sunbeds.

Army's New Phuket Taxi Rules Lower Fares, Add Meters: New Fares Revealed

PHOTO ALBUM The Army has revealed the proposed fares for all Phuket taxis - and meter cabs will be considerably lower in price, especially for longer journeys.

UPDATE Phuket White Box Restaurant Owner Ordered to Demolish, But Says He'll Fight in Court

Latest The owner of the White Box restaurant had a one-word response to an order from the Army and authorities on Phuket to reduce the scale of his restaurant: ''Bull****.''

Phuket Lifeguards Pluck Family From Surf: No Warnings Given

Latest Lifeguards at Phuket's Surin beach have rescued a family of four from Belgium. The parents say they had no warning from anyone that swimming was dangerous at this time of year.

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PhuketWATCH Smile Aims for Phuket; Re-entry Checks Set; Smartphones Banned; Thailand Alert for Ebola

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Phuket Updating News Concern about Ebola reaches Thailand; Drivers banned from smartphone use; Jet's narrow miss; Singapore's big downturn; Bomb mastermind hunted. More »

Phuket Police Need Help to Enforce Law With Jet-Skis, Tuk-Tuks, Says Top Patong Officer

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Latest The laws against jet-skis being on the beach and tuk-tuks parking all over Patong could only be enforced by police with officials, says a senior officer. More »

Paradise on Phuket Comes at a Price, But It Does Have Sunbeds

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

PHOTO ALBUM Paradise Beach is becoming more popular but the unconventional owner of the property backing it does charge 100 baht for access to rare island sunbeds. More »

Ebola Halts Flights; Thailand Car Sales Plunge; Shark Fin Protest; Chinese Tourists Shock Crew

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Phuket Updating News US, EU sanction Russia; Wikileaks breaks court order; ''Rohingya'' a banned word; Buses stop at Songkhla; Liverpool buy youngster. More »

Army's New Phuket Taxi Rules Lower Fares, Add Meters: New Fares Revealed

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

PHOTO ALBUM The Army has revealed the proposed fares for all Phuket taxis - and meter cabs will be considerably lower in price, especially for longer journeys. More »

UPDATE Phuket White Box Restaurant Owner Ordered to Demolish, But Says He'll Fight in Court

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Latest The owner of the White Box restaurant had a one-word response to an order from the Army and authorities on Phuket to reduce the scale of his restaurant: ''Bull****.'' More »

Phuket in Crisis Requires a Governor to Answer All Questions

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Analysis Governor Maitree is briefing the Army and no doubt learning what the National Council for Peace and Order has in mind for Phuket. Next, he needs to tell the people of Phuket what the future holds. More »

Phuket Corruption Probes Slow as New Chief Examines Patong, Chalong Police Cases

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Latest Two cases involving alleged corruption by police in Phuket's Patong and Chalong police stations will slow as a new anti-corruption chief learns what's happening and decides priorities. More »

Bans for Thailand Overstays Set; Phuket 'Savior' Meets Brits; Israel Targets Media; Military Hold Tight in Thailand; Phuket China Link

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Phuket Updating News Girl killed in Pattani blast; Prayuth takes top jobs, military to rule on; Fightback in forests; Island sues over oil leak; Israel warns of long battle; Briton was 'lost' in Thai jail. More »

Phuket Lifeguards Pluck Family From Surf: No Warnings Given

Monday, July 28, 2014

Latest Lifeguards at Phuket's Surin beach have rescued a family of four from Belgium. The parents say they had no warning from anyone that swimming was dangerous at this time of year. More »

Thursday July 31, 2014
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