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Latest Phuketwan welcomes 2016 with a burst of innovation by bringing viewers the Countdown to New Year from Phuket's Cape Promthep LIVE. Enjoy the last moments of 2015.
Latest A Royal Thai nNavy warship has succeeded in rescuing seven crew who survived the sinking of a cargo ship in rough seas about 118 nautical miles off Phuket.
Latest An extra 30 days is being sought by the Phuket Prosecutor in which to consider an appeal in the controversial Phuketwan case. A judge will reveal the decision early next week.
Latest With a jet-ski crash part of the Hollywood gossip mix about Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, the Amanpuri is said to be the Phuket resort where the stars are staying with their children.
Latest The New Year and beyond will bring continuing work on Phuket's underpasses with one just starting, a second ahead of schedule and a third well behind schedule. The first is complete and a fifth yet to begin.
By Human Rights Watch media release
Latest Vietnam surprises with uncharacteristic human rights progress that allows transgender people who have undergone surgery to change the gender marker on official documents. More »
By Laguna Phuket Challenge media release
latest Swiss athletes take the men's and women's titles in the Challenge Laguna Phuket with the heat of the day not enough to stop Ruedi Wild and Simone Braendli triumphing. More »
Latest Phuketwan invites readers to view our selection of 10 top stories from the year so far and offer other thoughts as December arrives and we look at what happened in 2015. More »
By Phuketwan Reporters
Phuket Updating Digest Climate change protests herald key summit; Police hunt for ''kidnap'' taxi driver; Pink ball wins day-night Test fans; Putin to punish Turkey. More »
Around the Region Asean Community coming; Russia to help Cambodia with nuclear power; Packaging to be banana leaves; Myanmar military accused. More »
By Chutima Sidasathian and Prasit Tarnsirisin
Latest A Frenchman was arrested by Phuket police in the departure lounge at Phuket airport after he picked up a mobile telephone belonging to an Italian as the pair passed through scanners. More »
By Alan Morison
News Analysis Bringing back tourists to Phuket's beaches can be done effectively with a simple two-point plan, whispered to Phuketwan journalists by one of the few surviving local starfish. More »
By Chutima Sidasathian
Latest Divers and doctors are piecing together the circumstances of the tragic last dive of a young Chinese tourist whose body was found at the 11-metre mark off the Similans, north of Phuket. More »
Phuket Updating Digest Protest outside US embassy; Call for deputy defence minister to resign; New GM for COMO; Miss Canada turned back by China; Ikea opens on Phuket. More »
Around the Region Hot petitions gather pace for and against gay US singer Adam Lambert; Australia turns back boatpeople again; Thailand 'likely' to join TPP; Vietnam lessens death penalties. More »