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  1. ALF 3: Photos with Friends, Kathmandu ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Government and Taxes

    ... who was with us in the small group roundtable discussion on "The Constitution of Liberty in Asia" held in Phuket, Thailand, October 2005. Marc Abela, center, also posed with me and Minh, he represented Mr. You and Yoshida Hiroshi of the Japanese for ...


  2. Thailand launches Smart Job CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Pattaya Mail

    Thailand has officially launched its first "Smart Job Centre", aiming at providing better access to jobs for Thais at home and abroad via up-to-date technology, while targeting to provide no less than 50,000 jobs to Thai nationals within a year. The opening ceremony of the Smart Job Centre took place at the Labour Ministry this morning, and was presided over by Deputy Prime Minister/Defense Minister General Prawit Wongsuwon.


  3. CONGRATULATIONS: Carl and Michaela with Miles and Emma and friends after the proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Lancashire Telegraph

    BE bridegroom 'popped the question' to his girlfriend - thanks to a little help from King of the Jungle Carl Fogarty. The former world superbike champ helped his long-time friend Miles Pollard propose to his partner of six and-a-half years under the hot summer sun in Phuket, Thailand.


  4. Real Shift On Thailand TourismRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 |

    The best way to encourage investment with lower cost is improving the infrastructure. While comparing with foreign investment opportunities, the cost of infrastructure may look small as an ant but for the developing nations the cost will be a giant elephant.


  5. MoreRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | VietNam News

    ... Viet Nam was placed second on the medals table of the World Pencak Silat Championships, which took place in Phuket, Thailand, from January 10 to 16. Nguyen Hoang Thanh won the gold medal in the men's 21km professional category at the HCM City Run on ...


  6. Phuket Property And Phuket Actual Estate For SaleRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    ... by th locals affords guests quite a l t of tourist actions for a once-in-a-lifetime vacation experience. PHUKET, Thailand, Sept sixteen (Reuters) - A price range airliner f -lled with international tourists crashed on the Thai esort island of Phu et ...


  7. Govt looks to expand duty-free servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bangkok Post

    The government is exploring ways to allow more companies, including South Korea-based Lotte Group, to operate duty-free services at airports and downtown areas. Currently, King Power, the country's largest duty-free company, is the sole concessionaire operating duty-free shops at Suvarnabhumi, Don Mueang and Phuket airports overseen by the Airports of Thailand .


  8. Crusading journo quits ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Bangkok Post

    Andrew Drummond, a British investigative journalist who has specialised in exposing the activities of foreign criminals in Thailand, is leaving the country after 25 years. In a statement posted on his popular website , Mr Drummond said he was returning to Britain because he and his family no longer felt safe in Thailand.


  9. Andakira Crest - Andakira Group unveils its new 5 stars intimate eco resort in PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Hospitality Net

    The Southern Tip Peninsula of Patong is to be the stunning location for a new five star property developed by Andakira Group named , "Andakira Crest Tri Trang Resort & Spa Pool Villas" . This eco-friendly 5 stars upper upscale hotel class is planning to have a soft opening in December 2015.


  10. Thailand snatches 2 golds from the 16th World Pencak Silat Championship in PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Pattaya Mail

    Thai athletes yesterday snatched 2 golds from the 16th World Pencak Silat Championship 2015, currently being held in Phuket. The Pencak Silat Association of Thailand is confident Thai athletes will be able to claim at least three more golds in Thailand's next match tomorrow.


  11. Contractor in Navy Bribery GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | NBC Washington

    The defense contractor at the center of a bribery case has changed his plea to guilty, joining seven others, including a Navy captain, charged with conspiracy. The scandal involved Navy ship movements traded for luxury travel, hookers and cash.


  12. TAT tells businesses to focus on quality, not worry about Russian declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Pattaya Mail

    With the number of Russian visitors to Pattaya continuing to fall, tourism officials are telling local businesses to stop focusing on stats and focus more on improving their offerings for tourists in other markets. After two months of 20-percent-plus declines in the number of Russian arrivals in Thailand, it's become apparent that Pattaya cannot depend on the ruble to power its high season this year.


  13. Unveils Andakira Crest Tri Trang PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Bottom Line

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  14. New zoning policy ensures more space on beachesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Nation

    Thailand's nationwide beach clean-ups are continuing into the new year with Pattaya and Jomtien receiving a new zoning regulation to reduce the space for beach chairs and umbrellas so as to increase fun areas for holidaymakers. Suladda Sarutilavan, director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand's Pattaya office, said the new zoning policy is being enforced under a provincial regulation with the objective of providing more public space on the beach and improving the experience of travellers.


  15. Prince Andrew, Sarah Ferguson: Juice with the humongous rich and famousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 |

    Listen! That is the sound of Sarah Ferguson's very expensive Rossignal skis shooshing down the powdery, slipper slopes of Verbier, Switzerland. Sarah Ferguson, the disgraced but constantly re-invented Duchess of York and ex-wfe of Britain's Prince Andrew, now owns a very nice ski chalet in Verbier, where she used to shoosh down the slopes in her pre-royal days with Paddy McNally, a very wealthy entrepeneur who owned a nice ski chalet, in Sarah's go-go, pre-royal days.


  16. The Pavilions, Phuket offers Tropical Villas with Private Pools and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | PRWeb

    The Pavilions, Phuket has the distinction of Asia's most romantic adults only resort that offers best of luxury, privacy, amenities and above all tranquility to enable couples enjoy the intimate moments to perfection. We, at The Pavilions, Phuket, strive to do something different and unique.


  17. Thai police to charge owners of Bangkok fitness club over lewd acts with men working outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Straits Times

    The Thai police are preparing to take legal action against the owners of a fitness club located in Bangkok's Wang Thonglang district for allegedly allowing several naked women to mingle with and tease men while they were working out. Royal Thai Police spokesman Prawut Thawornsiri said yesterday that Wang Thonglang police would summon the owners for questioning and were preparing to file criminal charges against them for allegedly arranging for obscene acts for sexual pleasure.


  18. Anantara Vacation Club Selects Interval International as Its Exclusive Vacation Exchange PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | AndhraNews

    ... development. Anantara Vacation Club Phuket Mai Khao , a few minutes' walk from the longest beach on Phuket, Thailand's other renowned holiday island, is ideally positioned for exploring the sea caves, coral reefs, mangroves, and islands of Sirinath ...


  19. Groups want Phuket cruise terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Bangkok Post

    Twenty-five private organisations are urging the government to build a dedicated cruise terminal in Phuket to better promote tourism, Finance Minister Sommai Phasi said. Representatives from tourism, trade, investment and banking groups raised the idea at a meeting with the National Council for Peace and Order earlier this week.


  20. Phuket great choice for Thailand vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 |

    ... choose this location for an exotic vacation. Following are some tips for those planning to vacation in Phuket, Thailand: Phuket is typically hot and humid, regardless of the time of year one visits. However, the warmest season usually lasts from ...