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I Do, They Don't: Phuket Beach Wedding Ban Enforced by Some, Ignored by Others

Latest As commercial transactions, weddings are banned from Phuket's beaches. But the rules are inevitably being interpreted differently. Some say I do, some say I don't. Couples are miffed.

PhuketWATCH Brit Flees Koh Tao Threats; US Strikes at ISIS; Gorilla Caged in Store

Phuket Updating Digest DNA tests fail to find fresh Tao suspects; ISIS ups ante in terrorist standoff; Gorilla trapped in Bangkok store; Air france strike continues; Thailand wins football.

Phuket Resort Draws Line in Sand, Erects Neat Fence, Attracts Attention

Latest A large deputation of officials is expected to inspect a white fence being erected in the sand at Bang Tao beach near the Laguna Phuket resorts after Facebook promptings.

Phuket Bar Worker Drowns on Drunken Escapade at Patong Beach

Latest A young bar worker who had a few drinks after finishing work then went for a swim at Patong with colleagues, was knocked off his feet and drowned, say lifeguards.

Phuket Spies Like Us: Espionage Expats Will Trap Phuket's Illegal Tour Guides

Latest Expat volunteers will be asked soon to spy on Phuket's illegal tour guides in an operation aimed at detecting thousands of illegitimate workers and returning their jobs to Thais.

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I Do, They Don't: Phuket Beach Wedding Ban Enforced by Some, Ignored by Others

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Latest As commercial transactions, weddings are banned from Phuket's beaches. But the rules are inevitably being interpreted differently. Some say I do, some say I don't. Couples are miffed. More »

PhuketWATCH Brit Flees Koh Tao Threats; US Strikes at ISIS; Gorilla Caged in Store

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Phuket Updating Digest DNA tests fail to find fresh Tao suspects; ISIS ups ante in terrorist standoff; Gorilla trapped in Bangkok store; Air france strike continues; Thailand wins football. More »

Phuket Resort Draws Line in Sand, Erects Neat Fence, Attracts Attention

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest A large deputation of officials is expected to inspect a white fence being erected in the sand at Bang Tao beach near the Laguna Phuket resorts after Facebook promptings. More »

Danish Man, 23, Tells of Sadness and Confusion Over Phuket Death of Girlfriend, 52

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest A Danish man says he is ''sad and confused'' over the sudden death of his girlfriend on Phuket. Police believe she died in a suicide, possibly becoming too jealous. More »

Phuket Bar Worker Drowns on Drunken Escapade at Patong Beach

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest A young bar worker who had a few drinks after finishing work then went for a swim at Patong with colleagues, was knocked off his feet and drowned, say lifeguards. More »

Phuket Vendors Write to HM The King to Seek Jobs Back on Patong Beach

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest Patong's beach vendors have placed their faith for a return to work on Patong beach in a letter to HM The King but so far local authorities are unbending in maintaining government policy. More »

Switched On Tourism Minister Plugs In To Facebook, Twitter Generation

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest The new Minister of Tourism and Sport plans to plug in to new trends by providing battery-recharging stations for tourists at many of Thailand's tourist attractions. More »

Phuket Spies Like Us: Espionage Expats Will Trap Phuket's Illegal Tour Guides

Monday, September 22, 2014

Latest Expat volunteers will be asked soon to spy on Phuket's illegal tour guides in an operation aimed at detecting thousands of illegitimate workers and returning their jobs to Thais. More »

Mass DNA Check; Reward for Tao Beach Killers; Hannah Goes Home; Chickens Die in Krabi Floods; Football Wrap

Monday, September 22, 2014

Phuket Updating Digest Police to take DNA of Thai island; Kurds flee ISIS; World marches for climate; Storms pound Taiwan; Haze shrouds Singapore; City draws with Chelsea; Man U thrashed. More »

Phuket's Garbage Mountain Under Attack as Thailand's 'Waste Model Province'

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Latest Phuket's garbage mountain is under threat with the Thai government committing to spend big on an incinerator and pursue a more active Reduce, Reuse, Recycle waste role model. More »

Tuesday September 23, 2014
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