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Phuket police hunt Japanese restaurant burglar

PHUKET: Police are searching for a man who broke into a Japanese restaurant in Phuket Town Wednesday night (Jan 20) and robbed the venue of B7,500 cash. Lt Col Suchart explained that CCTV security footage at the restaurant, Hatori on Yaowarat Rd, showed the man entering the premises at about 11pm. Full story: thephuketnews.com By […]Read More


Japanese film producer is the only new COVID-19 infection in

Thailand recorded one new COVID-19 case today (Wednesday), among returnees from abroad currently in state quarantine. According to the CCSA, the new case is a 38-year old Japanese film producer who returned to Thailand from Japan on September 4th and entered alternative state quarantine in Bangkok. He tested positive for COVID-19 on September 7th, but […]Read More


Japanese man found with COVID-19 after departing Thailand now tested

BANGKOK(NNT)-A Japanese man who reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, after travelling from Thailand to Japan, took a second verifying test at a Japanese hospital, the result of which was negative, leaving the possibility that his initial test may have produced a false positive. Concerns have been raised again regarding COVID-19 in Thailand after a Japanese […]Read More


Japanese professional wrestler and Netflix star Hana Kimura dies aged

Japanese female professional wrestler and reality television star Hana Kimura, age 22, has died, wrestling promotion World Wonder Ring Stardom (Stardom) announced yesterday. No cause of death was announced. Kimura reportedly made several post on social media suggesting she was a victim of cyber-bullying shortly before her death. Her final Instagram story post was a […]Read More


Taxi driver causes Japanese tourist to have accident in Sri

Sri Racha – A 35 year old Japanese tourist was forced to suddenly swerve out of the way of an erratically turning taxi in Pattaya this afternoon, crashing into roadside barriers and seriously damaging his vehicle. The taxi driver immediately fled the scene. Mr. Yohei Shuto, 35, driving a white Toyota caught the entire alarming […]Read More


Japanese tourist dies after pulled from water unconscious on Phi

PHUKET: A Japanese man died today (Nov 4) after being pulled from water unconscious during a snorkelling tour at Pileh Bay, the bay next to the world-famous, but now closed to tourists, Maya Bay. Lt Supachai Soonsripeng of the Krabi City Police told The Phuket News that by staff at Krabi Hospital had notified him […]Read More


Leader of Japanese Call Center Gang Arrested in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Aug 26 (TNA) – Thai police have arrested an alleged leader of a Japanese gang operating a call center to deceive their compatriots. Thirty-year-old Jinnai Yamato was apprehended at a hotel in Bangkok’s Bangrak district on Saturday, Immigration Bureau Chief Pol Lt General Sompong Chingduang told a press briefing on Sunday. Full story: tna.mcot.net […]Read More


Japanese businessman arrested in Khon Kaen for alleged sex with

Immigration police have arrested a 69-year-old Japanese businessman for allegedly having sex with at least three girls aged under 18 multiple times. Pol Colonel Setthaphat Na-Songkhla, commander of the Immigration Police Division 4, told a press conference at the Immigration Bureau on Thursday (August 8) that Kazuo (full name withheld) was arrested at a hotel […]Read More