Phuket, Thailand Newswire (Page 2)

Phuket, Thailand Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Travel abroad safelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Fox News

    A shooting and explosion at the touristy Dolmabahce palace in Istanbul. Bombs going off at the Erawan shrine and in the Chao Phraya river in Bangkok.

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  2. Bangkok bomb: Is Thailand still safe to visit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Independent

    Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer. He became The Independent's Travel Correspondent in 1994, and is known as "the Man Who Pays His Way" because he does not accept free travel facilities.

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  3. SpiceRoads Adds More Departures to Popular ToursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | PR.com

    To keep up with growing demands, more scheduled tour dates have now been introduced, offering customers more choices and flexibility than ever! Due to increased demand, SpiceRoads now offers more departures on popular scheduled tours such as the epic Saigon to Hanoi, the multi-country Saigon to Bangkok, scenic Bicycling Bangkok to Phuket and wondrous Burma Adventure. What the tours involve: Saigon to Hanoi An epic cycle trip along the length of Vietnam, starting from bustling Saigon to the serene northern capital of Hanoi.

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  4. Air Astana joins code-share leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bangkok Post

    Air Astana is the 19th partner of the 47-year-old Thai carrier, which has systematically adopted the code-share arrangement as a key strategy for growth for years. The latest partnership will seamlessly enable passengers of Air Astana to connect with tourist destinations that are served by Bangkok Airways including Koh Samui, Phuket and Krabi.

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  5. Prayut wants swift end to aviation woesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bangkok Post

    Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon, in his capacity as chairman of the government's strategic steering committee, was speaking after chairing a meeting on the problems raised by the International Civil Aviation Organisation with the DCA. In response to the DCA's failure to meet a 90-day deadline to correct shortcomings earlier identified by the ICAO, Thailand received a red flag on June 18. Gen Prawit said a command centre was set up recently to cooperate with the Transport Ministry in fixing the problems.

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  6. A story of modern slavery in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Jewish Journal

    Job-hunting migrants - promised work by brokers - travel to Thailand, then find themselves on trawlers having been sold off by the traffickers. Photo by Bangladesh Coast Guard/Handout via Reuters Hoping for a brighter future, Maung Htay, a Burmese migrant, left Myanmar when he was just a teenager.

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  7. Green light for $35m 4-star resort at KIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NEWS.com.au

    COMMERCIAL lawyer Matt Keogh is likely to be announced as Labor's candidate for the Canning by-election as early as Friday. A PREMIUM smallgoods supplier has been fined $10,200 by the competition watchdog for trying to pass off Danish bacon as Australian.

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  8. Avail Fantastic Thailand Tour Packages from Dpauls Travel and Tours Ltd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | SBWire

    Stepping out of the daily routine can be both refreshing and rejuvenating. Individuals who are thinking of going on a tour can avail fantastic Thailand tour packages from DPauls.com.

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  9. Airbnb Jumps into Race for China's Outbound Tourism MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Wall Street Journal

    Flush with cash from its recent $1.5 billion funding round , U.S.-based online home rentals service Airbnb Inc. has set its sights on the Chinese market. But rather than take on China's vacation rentals site Tujia.com head-on in the latter's home turf, Airbnb says it is targeting Chinese travelers going abroad - at least for now.

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  10. Bangkok: Bangkok Blast: Sombre homecoming for M'sian bombing survivorRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Asia News Network

    It was a sombre homecoming for Neoh Ee Ling, who had arrived here on a holiday in a joyful mood but returned home under tragic circumstances. The 33-year-old flew home with the remains of four family members killed in Monday's deadly bombing at the Erawan shrine.

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  11. Few visitors as Erawan Shrine reopens under a cloud of fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Nation

    THE ERAWAN Shrine reopened yesterday after Monday's deadly bomb blast with only a few tourists visiting the site, even as 48 victims were still undergoing treatment at 11 hospitals around Bangkok, 12 of them in critical condition. Of the critically injured, five are Thais and seven are foreigners.

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  12. Thai hotel ratings beat global averageRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Bangkok Post

    In its latest study released Wednesday, the average review rating for Thai accommodation on TripAdvisor in 2014 reached its highest point in 10 years, at 4.16 points out of a possible 5, and also exceed the global average of 4.12. Thailand average review rating for Thai hotels was at 4.09 points, well above the global average at 3.78, when TripAdvisor conducted its first survey in 2005.

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  13. Bangkok AirwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Nation

    Bangkok Airways Plc Investment thesis Key messages from a recent analyst meeting reaffirmed our optimistic view on the carrier's outlook. However, the recent negative news flow related to Thai tourism may generate negative sentiment toward the stock price in the short term.

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  14. Bangkok Airways and Air Astana announce Codeshare agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Nation

    Bangkok Airways recently announced a new codeshare agreement with the Republic of Kazakhstan-based Air Astana , increasing its code share partners to 19. The partnership is set to link Air Astana's passengers with Thailand most renowned beach destinations. The new partnership will seamlessly enable passengers of Air Astana to connect with world-class tourist destinations namely Samui , Phuket and Krabi.

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  15. PSK Development to Hold Property Auction in Patong Beach, PhuketRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | SBWire

    PSK Development announced the schedule of the company's upcoming property auction to be held on November 21, 2015 from 9:00 AM up to 3:00 PM in Patong Beach, Phuket, officials in the realty development announced in a press conference today. PSK Development, a realty company has been doing successful auctions in Phuket, Surat Thani and Krabi, said that more than nine properties will be auctioned off this coming November 21, 2015 and will include condominium units located in Patong Harbor and investment lands located in Surat Thani and Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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  16. Bangkok bombing: Red Shirts, southern insurgents, Islamic State among the suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | ABC News

    Thai authorities are hunting the bomber behind an explosion that killed at least 20 people and injured more than 100 at a busy Bangkok shrine. Junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha said the bombing was the "worst ever attack" on Thailand and that the hunt was on for the bomber filmed on closed-circuit television at the shrine, as well as a motorcycle taxi driver, who drove the man away.

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  17. Thai police identify Bangkok bomber in CCTV footageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | ABC News

    MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Thai Authorities say they have identified the bomber responsible for Thailand's worst terrorist attack. The man is seen in CCTV footage leaving a backpack at the exact location of the blast just minutes before the bomb exploded.

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  18. Temple tragedy a reminder of tsunami griefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | ABC News

    Thai police say no-one has yet claimed responsibility for a deadly blast at a popular Bangkok temple, but terrorism has not been ruled out. Her Bangkok Dance studio is diagonally opposite the temple, a few hundred metres away and many of the dancers she's trained are based out of the shrine.

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  19. Orange martial artists uninjured in Bangkok blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Central Western Daily

    SAFE AND SOUND: Orange's Anthony Wharton and Charlie Bubb were just a few hundred metres away from the blast site that rocked central Bangkok. 0416bubb2 ADMITTEDLY "rocked" by Monday's bomb detonation in central Bangkok, Orange's Anthony Wharton and Charlie Bubb were left uninjured by the explosion despite being just a few hundred metres from the blast zone.

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  20. Space weather threatens equatorial regions tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Earth & Sky

    ... Yizengaw next to a magnetometer installation that records changes in the magnetic field at that spot in Phuket, Thailand. Photo credit: Endawoke Yizengaw That's all well and good. The problem comes in when these atmospheric currents cause swift ...

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