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Phuket Opinion: Burning desire to keep island's flames at bay
Puchong Manavakrit is a volunteer firefighter with the Phuket City Municipality Fire Department.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Phuket Opinion: Patong's good-time juggernaut spins on
Once you opt for tunnel vision, don't be surprised if you're blind sided by reality.
Nine Phuket heroes due to arrive next month
PHUKET: A 50-million-baht project to honor important figures in Phuket's history moves closer to completion next month with the arrival of nine bronze statues.
Phuket road accidents claim lives of two men with same last name
PHUKET: Police have yet to establish whether two men who died in separate road accidents in Phuket yesterday were from the same family.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
DKSH opening new Billabong outlets in three cities
After having entered a partnership with Billabong last year, DKSH is opening stores in Chiang Mai, Hat Yai and Phuket.
The Indian Express
Thailand welcomes large numbers of tourists
Thailand is welcoming large numbers of tourists during this 2013/2014 high season.
Boy, 14, killed by Phuket tour bus
One of the three teens died instantly in the impact. The other two are in hospital.
Asia News Network
Asia's silver linings
Ferringhi beach in Penang, Malaysia. Foreigners who retire to Penang can enjoy a high standard of living for a much lower cost than in their own countries.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Best of the west expressed to ease Bryn's homecoming
BRYN MURFETT is back on home turf after a tough few months and soaking up the best of the west.
Phuket Rotary continues campaign for Philippines victims
PHUKET: Despite the suffering of those affected by Typhoon Haiyan falling from headlines around the world, the Rotary Club of Patong Beach is continuing its campaign to raise funds through its disaster relief fund.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Phuket celebrates HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej's 86th birthday
PHUKET: A host of special ceremonies are being held across Phuket today to honor and celebrate HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej's 86th birthday, which is also Father's Day in Thailand.
Patong police make appointment for drug arrests
PHUKET: The arrest of one drug user in Patong on Monday morning allowed police to make an appointment with five other druggies later in the day.
Back home, to help the homeless
Maria Karra first started to make an impact with her charity work in Southeast Asia.
Phuket Police tracking Vietnamese ATM thieves
PHUKET: Police have been issued arrest warrants for a pair of Vietnamese ATM thieves who are believed to have fled to their home country after making off with 1.6 million baht from a Phuket ATM last month.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Running for a cause
The competition features a full marathon , a half marathon , a mini marathon and fun run .
An incandescent talent - Phuket Books
PHUKET: Since the death of Walker Percy in 1990, Robert Stone has been the Big Kahuna of American literature.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Phuket marine life honored to celebrate HM King's birthday
PHUKET: More than 500,000 marine animals were released in Phuket on Sunday to celebrate the 86th birthday of HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej on December 5. Among the animals were over 100 brownbanded bamboo sharks, released as part of an effort to rebuild declining shark numbers in Thai seas.
Dispatch: The Champions Of Challenge Laguna Phuket
Dispatch columnist Holly Bennett caught up with the men's and women's professional champions at the Sunday night awards banquet-before the legendary Laguna Phuket after-party kicked into full swing-to hear a bit about each of their race days.
Australian real estate agent in arson murder-suicide over internet usage
Rescue workers remove the body of Australian Richard Port and his 17-year-old stepson Worraphat Sukkaew.