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Phuket

Relief on way for Etihad passengers stranded in Phuket

PHUKET: With several hundred passengers of Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways still stuck in Phuket, the airline has announced that relief is finally on its way. In a statement released this afternoon (January 5), the airline said, “Etihad Airways is dispatching relief aircraft to both Bangkok and Phuket in Thailand to assist passengers whose travel plans […]Read More

Asia

Thai worker jailed for taking painkillers into United Arab Emirates

A Thai worker was sentenced earlier this week to a one-year jail term in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for bringing painkillers and other medicines into the country, Thai Labour Ministry permanent secretary Jeerasak Sukonthachart said Wednesday. The Thai mechanic, who has worked in the UAE for seven years, was arrested in possession of 195 […]Read More