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Class action suit filed by massage parlours, spas seeking compensation

A group of 172 massage parlour and spa operators filed a class action lawsuit with the Civil Court today (Tuesday) against the Finance Ministry and the government, demanding compensation for losses caused by the partial lockdown restrictions imposed by the Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) since last year. The businesses are being supported by […]Read More

Pattaya

Over 80% of Pattaya massage shops are permanently closed

According to the president of the Eastern Spa and Wellness Association, over 80% of Pattaya Massage shops have permanently closed in the past year and less than 100 remain licensed to open. Chairat Ratananophas, the president of the Eastern Spa and Wellness Association, made the comments to The Pattaya News and Associated Press yesterday, June […]Read More

South

Slovakian man held for illegally running spa

SURAT THANI: A Slovakian man was arrested for illegally running a spa business on Koh Phangnan and for overstaying his visa during a police raid late on Thursday night. A team of tourist police and immigration officials searched Gaia Nature Spa, owned by Tomas Krocka, a Slovakian national, in Koh Phangan district at around 10pm. […]Read More

Phuket

Two injured in shooting at Phuket spa

PHUKET: A South Korean man and a Thai maid have been injured in a shooting at a spa near the Naka Market, south of Phuket Town, this morning (Mar 19). The South Korean man sustained serious injury in the shooting, Wichit Police Chief Col Nikorn Somsuk confirmed to The Phuket News. Full story: thephuketnews.com By […]Read More

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai spa owner killed, dismembered

CHIANG MAI – Police are hunting at least one man for the killing and dismembering of a spa owner whose body was found Monday morning. Sansai district police responded to a complaint about a foul odour emanating from the house of Suree On-sanit in tambon Sanna Meng. Read more: Bangkok PostRead More

Phuket

Four arrested for armed robbery of Phuket spa

PHUKET: Police yesterday (April 27) arrested four people in connection with a B500,000 armed robbery which took place at a spa on April 5. The incident saw two suspects, armed with knives and guns, rob the Imperial Spa on Wirathonhyok Rd in Vichit of B500,000 and threaten customers inside the spa not to make any […]Read More

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Thai spa business suffers from lack of personnel

BANGKOK, 21 February 2012 (NNT) – Thai spa operators are now facing a crisis due to the shortage of therapists, given that many have been recruited to work overseas. Chairman of the Federation of Thai Spa Apichai Jearadisak revealed that currently the Thai spa business has lost its workforce, especially spa therapists, to overseas spa […]Read More

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Thai Spas win Five AsiaSpa Awards in 2011

Bangkok, November 2011– Thai spas swept up five of the 25 coveted top honours for innovation and quality in spa standards at the recent seventh annual AsiaSpa Awards ceremony in Hong Kong. “This is huge kudos,” says Andrew Jacka, President of the Thai Spa Association. “Thailand has again walked away with 20 per cent of […]Read More