Thailand Simplifies Immigration at Key Checkpoints, Suspends Filing of TM6

Immigration check out counters at the Thai-Laos border
Immigration check out counters at the Thai-Laos border in Vientiane, Laos. Photo: shankar s. / flickr.

BANGKOK (NNT) – The government has announced a temporary suspension of the ‘To Mo 6’ (TM6) immigration form for foreign travelers at various land and [Read More…]

Two Suspects in Fatal Shooting of Bangkok Technical College Student Sentenced to 21 Years in Jail

Thai Prisoner Police Truck with a bus license plate
Thai Prisoner Police Truck with a bus license plate. Photo: Ian Fuller / flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0.

On April 13th, 2024, the Thai Metropolitan Police Bureau’s investigation team (IDMB) publicly revealed on social media a jurisdiction’s decision regarding a technical college shooting [Read More…]

Thai Man Arrested After Allegedly Threatening Others With a Gun in Pattaya During Songkran Celebration

Songkran (Thai New Year) celebrations in Pattaya
Songkran (Thai New Year) celebrations in Pattaya. Photo: Mohith Agadi.

As Thailand’s Songkran Festival continues, the nation was immersed in the vibrant celebration of this long-standing cultural tradition. This year marked a significant milestone as [Read More…]

Songkran Water Splashing Causes Viral Fight in Phuket

Tourists and residents celebrate Songkran Festival, the Thai New Year by splashing water to each others in Phuket.
Tourists and residents celebrate Songkran Festival, the Thai New Year by splashing water to each others. Photo: Phuketian.S / Phuket@photographer.net.

At 4:20 PM, on April 13th, 2024, Thai social media posted a viral video of two foreigners having a dispute after one became upset after [Read More…]