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Phuket

Travellers flock to Phuket despite rumours of it sinking

PHUKET, April 28 – Travellers flocked to this resort province on Saturday despite rumours it is sinking, according to its governor Tri Akaradecha. He welcomed a group of 385 Thai and foreign passengers at Phuket International Airport flying the first flight with Thai Airways to visit the province. Read more: MCOTRead More

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Tremor felt in Phuket, no damage or injuries reported

PHUKET, 11 April 2012 (NNT) – This afternoon, a minor tremor was felt in parts of Phuket and neighboring provinces for approximately 1 minute. Residents, tourists and workers in buildings in Phuket felt the shaking briefly. Phuket governor, Tri Augkaradacha, has instructed district chiefs of Muang Phuket, Thalang and Kathu, provincial authorities as well as […]Read More

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Bangkok squad to tackle illegal taxis in Phuket

PHUKET: A team of Ministry of Interior (MoI) officials from Bangkok will arrive in Phuket in the coming weeks to tackle the island’s long-standing problems with “black plate” taxis and their drivers, Phuket Governor Tri Augkaradacha has announced. The move follows a number of serious complaints received by the ministry regarding “black plate” taxis, the […]Read More

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Phuket Governor calls for gun security after man shot dead

PHUKET: Phuket Governor Tri Augkaradacha has called for police to boost gun security after a man was gunned down while riding home along the Kalim beach road last night. Jakkrit Nutad, 45, from Nakhon Sri Thammarat, was riding home when two men following him pulled alongside and opened fire at about 9 pm, said Patong […]Read More