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Phuket Truck Crash No 3 Hits Kamala Hill Ditch: Crane Holds Up Coast Traffic

Latest A cement truck crashes off the Phuket coast road on Kamala Hill and traffic backs up as a crane lifts the wreck from a ditch. It's the third truck crash in three days.

Phuket Tourist Feared Drowned at Patong Beach: Safe Zones Not Always Clear

Latest The provision of zones for swimmers and jet-skis continues to cause confusion at Phuket's Patong beach where a tourist from the Middle East was rescued in strong monsoon surf.

Flying Higher, Phuket Passenger Numbers Top 5.5 Million For Year So Far

Latest Passenger numbers through Phuket International Airport tall more than 5.5 million for the first six months with the time now right for strategic decisions to be made to protect the region's future.

Phuket Property 'Recovers'; Thailand Protests Grow; Emergency Landing in China

Phuket Updating Digest Bank of Thailand is optimistic about southern property thanks to tourism; Post-it protest takes government dissatisfaction to new level; Emergency landing of Bangkok-bound flight.

Out of Control Phuket Truck Flips, Crashes in Patong: Photo Special

PHOTO ALBUM An out of control truck roared down Phuket's Patong Hill and then flipped at the bottom. At least one person was seriously injured and taken to Patong Hospital.

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Phuket Truck Crash No 3 Hits Kamala Hill Ditch: Crane Holds Up Coast Traffic

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Latest A cement truck crashes off the Phuket coast road on Kamala Hill and traffic backs up as a crane lifts the wreck from a ditch. It's the third truck crash in three days. More »

Phuket Tourist Feared Drowned at Patong Beach: Safe Zones Not Always Clear

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Latest The provision of zones for swimmers and jet-skis continues to cause confusion at Phuket's Patong beach where a tourist from the Middle East was rescued in strong monsoon surf. More »

Flying Higher, Phuket Passenger Numbers Top 5.5 Million For Year So Far

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Latest Passenger numbers through Phuket International Airport tall more than 5.5 million for the first six months with the time now right for strategic decisions to be made to protect the region's future. More »

Runaway Phuket Truck Victim Dies in Patong Hospital

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Latest A woman who was struck on her motorcycle by a runaway truck that careened down Patong Hill has died in Patong Hospital. Police are planning to question the driver further. More »

Phuket Property 'Recovers'; Thailand Protests Grow; Emergency Landing in China

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Phuket Updating Digest Bank of Thailand is optimistic about southern property thanks to tourism; Post-it protest takes government dissatisfaction to new level; Emergency landing of Bangkok-bound flight. More »

Asean Today: Malaysia PM Denies Pocketing $600m; Thailand Slows Fast Train; Ferry Sinking Toll Rises

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Around the Region Accusations of creaming off almost $700m are denied by Malaysia's PM; Thailand settles for 180 kmh fast train; Ferry toll higher; Brunei killer gets death; Singapore sets carbon target. More »

Out of Control Phuket Truck Flips, Crashes in Patong: Photo Special

Friday, July 3, 2015

PHOTO ALBUM An out of control truck roared down Phuket's Patong Hill and then flipped at the bottom. At least one person was seriously injured and taken to Patong Hospital. More »

Crashing Phuket Truck Spills Workers: Two Dead, Seven Injured

Friday, July 3, 2015

Latest A truck on Phuket's coast road between Patong and Kamala rolls back, crashing into a power pole and spilling its payload of 30 Burmese construction workers. Two died and seven were taken to hospital. More »

Minorities, Refugees and the Enduring Struggle for Survival in Thailand

Friday, July 3, 2015

Latest A newly released report describes what's happening to minorities as the cities of South East Asia grow larger and the pull of jobs and prosperity challenges years of traditions and community. More »

Bangkok Copy Raiders Net One Phuket Vendor and 2m Baht in Goods

Friday, July 3, 2015

Latest Tourists in Phuket's Kata and Karon districts are likely to find copy souvenirs in short supply following a raid by Bangkok authorities that saw vendors shut up shops and flee as fast as possible. More »

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