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Laotian Woman arrested in Thai border drug bust

Nong Khai - A Laotian woman has been arrested for the alleged possession of crystal methamphetamine worth Bt3 million, Customs Department officials said Tuesday. The arrest of Vientiane resident Ponchan Bandawong, 29, was made at 6.30 am at the Thai-Laotian Friendship Bridge checkpoint in Nong Khai's Muang district after customs officials

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Thailand: Crackdown on Double Entry Visas Being Enforced

The Pattaya Times staff was recently informed by an Englishman residing in Pattaya that he was refused a Thai double-entry visa in Vientiane, Laos. Further investigations revealed people having similar problems in Penang. Apparently Thai consulates are now enforcing the 'count the visa stamps' rule. Stuart Anderson told the Pattaya Times

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