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Italian journalist based in Slovakia is stabbed
ITALIAN journalist Antonio Papaleo who participated in revealing a Slovak scheme of money laundering was stabbed during his holiday in Thailand on July 3. He survived the attack and is recovering in hospital under police protection.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
5 of Southeast Asia's darkest destinations
Some of the 8,000 human skulls at the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center in Cambodia sit in a glass case.
Condo Hotel Black And Blues
This week news became public that the Allamanda Laguna Phuket condo hotel operation is planning to cease operations at the end of July.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The York Daily Record
Thai soldiers hit the beach in cleanup campaign
Soldiers in full combat uniforms, some armed, were deployed by Thailand's military junta to one of the country's most crowded beaches Wednesday to clear away food stalls, massage huts and other illegal vending operations as part of a campaign to clean up the country's image.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Rooms with a view
Tucked away beyond the Phuket Town and sheltered by a backdrop of mountains, Panwa Cape was once a deep-sea port serving merchant ships and, more recently, the occasional cruise liner.
Electronic monitoring devices considered for Don Mueang, Phuket airports
After achieving success at Suvarnabhumi Airport, the authorities are planning to use electronic monitoring devices at the capital's Don Mueang International Airport as well as at the Phuket International Airport in a move to prevent tour guides and taxi drivers from harassing tourists.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Phuket vows airport mafia cleanup
The Third Region Navy on Monday said it was cleaning up all illegal activities and will improve services at the Phuket airport within a month.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Motorbike taxi vests to stay orange
The colour of new vests issued to licensed drivers of motorcycle taxis operating on Bangkok streets will continue to be orange, as recommended by Land Transport Department director-general Asdsathai Rattanadilok Na Phuket.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Centre to keep records of taxi drivers
The Land Transport Department has set up a centre to build a database of public transport drivers to improve road safety.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
'The First Cultural Spa in the World'
There are many ways to enjoy adventures in Phuket, Thailand, but you will find so much more.
Plans set to make Pattaya a major MICE destination
The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau has announced a strategic plan to turn Pattaya into an international meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions destination.
Qantas flight attendant confessions: When Owen Beddall met Katy Perry
In his 12 years as a first-class Qantas flight attendant, Owen Beddall gossiped in the galleys with a whole host of celebrities.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Summer's spectacular skies
The fireworks on Bastille Day are a must-see if you're in Paris. Marcia Taylor attended the celebration for the first time in July 2012 and captured this display.
Patrick Duff has been promoted Resort Manager at Indigo Pearl in Phuket, Thailand
Patrick Duff has been promoted from Executive Assistant Manager to Resort Manager since joining Indigo Pearl in January 2014.
Dawid Koegelenberg has been named General Manager at Paresa Resort Phuket in Phuket, Thailand
Paresa Resort, the hideaway-style luxury resort in Phuket, Thailand, is proud to announce the appointment of Dawid Koegelenberg as General Manager.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
South China Morning Post
Smugglers and drug traffickers exploit weaknesses in airport security
Italian Luigi Maraldi, whose stolen passport was used by a passenger boarding the missing Malaysia airlines flight 370, shows his passport as he reports himself to Thai police at Phuket police station in Thailand.
NCPO vows to splash water cash
Junta chief Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha has promised South Korean investors that the military administration will press on with the water management and infrastructure schemes initiated by the last government even though they are now under review.
Gay, First-Class Flight Attendant Spills Secrets on Celebs
Owen Beddall's Confessions of a Qantas Flight Attendant: True Tales and Gossip From the Galley is a juicy read with guest appearances from Katy Perry and Lily Allen.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
NCPO: B8bn airport plan too costly
The Airports of Thailand will review a planned passenger screening system costing 8.3 billion baht after the junta's budget scrutinising committee found the project was too costly.
Krabi: Killer View: Krabi's Centara Grand Resort in Southern Thailand
The Thai beachtown of Krabi is located two hours east of Phuket , offering visitors a handful of national parks and barrier islands to explore in the Andaman Sea.