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Korean man on 287 day overstay and wanted by Interpol

A South Korean man wanted by Interpol for alleged involvement with a call center gang who lived in Pattaya was arrested in Bangkok by a Royal Thai Immigration Bureau Smart Patrol Car (SPC) earlier this week. The Thai Immigration Bureau reports the South Korean embassy in Thailand had contacted the Immigration Bureau to trace down […]Read More


South Korean arrested for stabbing S. Korean expat in Pattaya

Pattaya – A South Korean suspect has been arrested this weekend after reportedly stabbing a South Korean expat seventeen times in Pattaya last year. A Korean man, Mr. Park Jinhyung, 28, who had lived in Pattaya for several years and is an accomplished golfer, had sustained serious injuries and was briefly in a coma after […]Read More


South Korean Soldier Has COVID-19 After Return from Thailand

BANGKOK, Nov 11 (TNA) – After a South Korean soldier reportedly has Covid -19 after his return from Thailand, it is still unclear if he contracted coronavirus while attending the preparation meeting for a military training in Rayong province last week, said the Thai Public Health Ministry. Walairat Chaifu, chief of the Epidemiology Division at […]Read More


Korean man pronounced dead after reportedly taking his own life

Nongprue, Banglamung- A Korean man was pronounced dead by suicide, reportedly taking his own life in front of his wife at a house in the Banglamung area early this morning. Lieutenant Colonel Teetat Tarunjan of the Nongprue Police was notified of the incident at 3:30 AM at a housing estate in Nongprue. Full story: thepattayanews.com […]Read More


Korean executive found dead in Phuket

PHUKET: A 40-year-old South Korean executive was found dead inside a pickup truck in Muang district of Phuket with his head covered in a plastic bag. Police found the white pickup with Phuket licence plates was found in a car park of Golden Triangle Been Co in tambon Vichit after being alerted at around 11.40am […]Read More


Korean man found dodging 14-day isolation in Buri Ram

BURI RAM: A South Korean man ignored the instruction to go into self-isolation after arriving in Thailand, and instead went shopping in Buri Ram with his Thai wife, governor Thatchakorn Hathathayakul said. Mr Thatchakorn told reporters on Monday night that the provincial public health office was informed by residents of Jiranakhon Housing Estate in Buri […]Read More


Korean woman ‘caught’ coronavirus in Thailand

Health authorities have asked Seoul for information about a Korean woman found infected with the novel coronavirus after visiting Thailand and with no record of travel to China. Dr Tanarak Plipat, deputy director-general of the Disease Control Department, said on Tuesday they were informed of the case in South Korea and were seeking details of […]Read More

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Korean cyclist killed in Chiang Mai crash

A South Korean cyclist has been killed in an accident in Chiang Mai where he and his team trained. Mana Sukchasoen, the deputy superintendent of Mae Rim police station, said on Thursday Eom Se-beom died during a crash with a pickup truck as he was descending in high speed on a road between Sameong and […]Read More