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Have heard that OCTOPUS has reopened in the Talang District, does anyone know where?
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Latest In a breakthrough described as the first award of its kind in Asia, Laguna Phuket has achieved the first precinct-level Silver Certification from EarthCheck. More »
Latest Vacated recently by Absolute, the reason now becomes plain: Sea Pearl Patong has been bought by Wyndham Vacation Ownership for it's first venture in Asia. More »
By Absolute World Group media release
Latest The Sea Pearl Beach Resort in Patong - made famous by a photograph of a car floating in the interior in the 2004 tsunami - is to be no longer branded by the Absolute World Group. More »
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Latest The Centara Grand on Phuket plans a Coast Beach Bar and Grill as the beach bar concept is rolled out at the brand's resorts on all Thai holiday destinations of note. More »
By Prasit Tarnsirisin
Latest Land where volunteers have been replanting mangroves has been picked clean and is being claimed by a property ''owner,'' investigators have found. More »
By Phuketwan Reporter
Latest A woman who owns a resort on an island near Phuket organised her own backhoe to rebuild a road across a public canal just as soon as officials had destroyed it. More »
By Prasit Tarnsirisin and Chutima Sidasathian
Latest A top-level Justice Ministry official has toured Phuket looking at suspicious developments on land that appears to have been misappropriated for private profit with the help of local officials. More »
Latest British property developer Stephen Paine has been found dead beside the swimming pool at his luxurious Phuket villa. Police believe Mr Paine took his own life. More »
Latest A platform over sand and a ''treehouse'' in the yard are obviously illegal at a Phuket beachside villa and must be torn down, officials rule. More »
Latest If money makes the world go around, banks certainly help. A newly opened Kasikorn branch on Phuket sets standards that will take some equalling. More »