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  • Chiang Rai: “I thought it would be a recovery rather than a rescue”
    PHOTO: Perth vet and craig diver Craig Challen An Australian diver from Perth, Craig Challen, has spoken exclusively about the Tham Luang cave rescue and why he had fears that some or all of them mightn’t get out of the caves alive. Here are some of the main points from The Sunday Times interview: • When Craig […] The post Chiang Rai: “I thought it would be […]
  • Kathu Culture Street Festival coming July 27-29
    The tenth annual Kathu Culture Street Festival will take place July 27-29 and will be held on Wichit Songkhram Road, showcasing the cultural heritage of one of Phuket’s oldest and most vibrant communities. Vice Governor Snith says, “this is the second time that I have taken part in the Kathu Culture Street Festival. The festival […] The post Kathu Culture St […]
  • Government set to ban trans fats
    The Public Health Ministry is poised to ban the production, import and distribution of food containing trans fat. Trans fat, also called trans-unsaturated fatty acids or trans fatty acids, are a type of unsaturated fat that occur in small amounts in nature but became widely produced industrially from vegetable fats starting in the 1950s for […] The post Gove […]
  • “Tourists will come flooding back to the world class resort”
    PHOTOS: ข่าวพัทยา Pattayanews An enthusiastic Pattaya News is reporting that, in relation to the restoration of the beach in Pattaya, it was only a matter of time before the tourists came flooding back to the sands. The report is from a meeting where it was declared that 400 metres of the restoration work was done […] The post “Tourists will come flooding ba […]
  • Four cavers are stateless – “won’t get any special treatment”
    “I understand that society hopes the rescued boys get citizenship. But we have to comply with the law,” Mae Sai district chief Somsak Khanakham said. The chief says that Thai citizenship shall be granted based on the law and there will be no exemptions, even for four of the footballers rescued from the cave. He […] The post Four cavers are stateless – “won’t […]
  • Trang shipping container retrieval will resume tomorrow
    The Trang Harbour Office says the operation to retrieve 16 containers that fell off a cargo ship in the sea off Trang province would resume again tomorrow (Monday). Commander Chatkul Wanitchanat, director of the Trang Harbour Office, says the operator of the MV.NP Love Gistic 2 ship could not find a crane on the barge […] The post Trang shipping container re […]
  • Thrills and spills – Day Two of Multihull Solutions Regatta
    Nineteen knots of wind in Ao Chalong greeted competitors as they sailed out to compete in day two of the Multihull Solutions Regatta. Armchair pundits were hedging their bets as to which boats would be damaged by heavy winds. Some thought the Corsair Pulses, who have been a touch fragile in heavy weather, might be […] The post Thrills and spills – Day Two of […]
  • Phuket marine chief removed, Phoenix ‘owner’ questioned by police
    Thai PBS is reporting that the Marine Department is ordering an immediate transfer of the chief officer of Phuket Marine Office. They’ve also set up a panel to consider disciplinary action against him for alleged dereliction of duty that led to the sinking of the ‘Phoenix’ dive boat south-west of Phuket on July 5, resulting […] The post Phuket marine chief r […]
  • Thaiger Radio News – Sunday
    Listen to the daily news from The Thaiger, anytime, anywhere. The post Thaiger Radio News – Sunday appeared first on The Thaiger.
  • Chiang Rai: Mu Pa team sends messages from hospital
    The Mu Pa team have each sent a message from hospital. Here’s the video and the translation underneath. Enjoy. ครั้งแรก…น้องหมูป่าทั้ง 13 คน ขอบคุณคนไทยทุกคน และเจ้าหน้าที่ที่เข้าไปช่วยเหลือ ภายหลังติดอยู่ในถ้ำหลวงขุนน้ำนางนอน จ.เชียงรายขอบคุณภาพจาก โรงพยาบาลเชียงรายประชานุเคราะห์ Posted by Phuri's News on Friday, July 13, 2018 Prachak Sutham (Note), 14 […]

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Phuket Gazette Contact Details
The Phuket Gazette Co., Ltd.
Address: 79/94 Moo 4, Thepkrasattri Rd. T. Koh Keaw, A. Muang
City: Phuket
Post Code: 83000
Country: Thailand
Phone Number: +66 (0) 7627-3555
Fax Number: +66 (0) 7661-5240