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  • Phuket food vendors at Patong Beach plea for mercy October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: More than 30 vendors who operate stalls at Loma Food Centre on Patong Beach yesterday (Oct 27) appealed to the Phuket Governor to allow them to continue serving food to tourists on Phuket’s most popular beach.
  • Officials silent on Phuket Airport immigration mess October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: Officials at Phuket International Airport have fallen silent on why long immigration queues persist at the island’s key tourism portal, frustrating tourists by taking hours for them to clear entry to the country.
  • Disabled man sets off from Phuket to Bangkok on makeshift wheelchair October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: A disabled man set off from Phuket today (Oct 28) on a journey to Bangkok to honour the late HM King Bhumibol. The man will make the full 842-kilometre journey pushing himself along with one leg on a makeshift wheelchair.
  • Phuket man found dead on bus October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: A Phuket man was found dead on a Bangkok-Phuket bus earlier today (Oct 28), police have yet to confirm the cause of death but suspect a heart attack may be to blame.
  • Phuket Police ordered to boost security for tourism high season October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: More than 150 officers from law-enforcement agencies, including the Royal Thai Police, assembled on Phuket’s premier party street, Bangla Rd in Patong, on Wednesday night (Oct 26) in a show of strength to boost tourist confidence in safety ahead of the coming tourism high season, which begins next month.
  • Phuket readies free transport to Bangkok for mourners October 28, 2016
    PHUKET: Governor Chockchai Dejamornthan has confirmed that his office has been able to ramp up the number of people to travel from Phuket to Bangkok on government-funded packages to pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace.