Phuket, Thailand Newswire (Page 3)

Phuket, Thailand Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Phuket, Thailand. (Page 3)

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  1. Aussie battles child sex, slave trade A former Queenslander is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 3 | Yahoo!

    An Australian man battling child sexual exploitation and slavery in Asia is now extending his fight to the Caribbean - and he needs your help. Former electrician and Cairns native Tony Kirwan is embarking on a fundraising speaking tour of Australia for his charity, Destiny Rescue.


  2. Thailand Press-Land & Houses to develop malls in Pattaya, Phuket - Bangkok PostRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Reuters

    Thailand's largest property developer Land and Houses Plc plans to spend 14 billion baht to build 'Terminal 21' shopping centres in major tourist destinations Pattaya and Phuket, the Bangkok Post reported citing chairman Anant Asavabhokin.


  3. Most Thais deterred from overseas tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | The Nation

    Most Thais are expected to make domestic leisure trips rather than overseas visits during the remainder of the year due to their lack of disposable income and a general economic decline in the region, executives of MasterCard said on Wednesday. The latest findings on Thai consumer behaviour were unveiled by the global financial-services group, which conducted a survey on Thai consumer confidence earlier in the year.


  4. Bali Group Aligns With Phuket's Awesome VillasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 |

    Bali-basted Elite Havens have set their eyes on expanding the Phuket holiday rental market with a strategic investment interest into island firm Awesome Villas. For Elite the push into Thailand is a key move in consolidating the group into an Asian powerhouse in the sector.


  5. Industrial EstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Nation

    Industrial Estate The government plans to increase the privileges to promoted industries is a positive move in our view. It will improve Thailand's competiveness, raise FDI and with that, demand for industrial properties.


  6. How the coconut water industry is built on the abuse of monkeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Daily Mail

    Abducted as babies, chained up and trained to pick 1,000 coconuts every day: Revealed, how the billion-pound coconut water industry is built on the abuse of monkeys Chained-up monkeys in south-east Asia could be picking the coconuts used to make the various trendy brands of water and oil sold in health food stores and supermarkets across the world. Baby monkeys are stolen away from their mothers, who are often shot by hunters, and sent to special schools where they are taught to pick as many as 1,000 coconuts a day.


  7. Laia Pons has been appointed Executive Chef at Kata Rocks in Phuket, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Hospitality Net

    This month Kata Rocks is delighted to introduce Chef Laia Pons to their kitchen as their new Executive chef; Laia comes with a wealth of experience including an accolade of European Michelin star heritage. Originally from Spain, Laia developed her knowledge and experience within a plethora of exceptional establishments including the 2 Michelin starred Abac and 1 Michelin starred Caelis, both in Barcelona.


  8. Dynamite Sushi still lives up to its name under new ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Nashua Telegraph

    Local sushi legend Chef Ho has retired. But fear not, Asian food lovers: His beloved restaurant lives on and thrives.


  9. .com | A South African's first impressions of ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | News24

    It is suggested that you visit Thailand at least five times in your lifetime. As a backpacker, for your honeymoon, with the kids, to celebrate a milestone anniversary and then finally for the ultimate multi-generational holiday.


  10. Macau somm chosen as CWA 2016 HK ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Drinks Business

    ... the Mandarin Oriental in Macau, the Westin Banyan Tree in Bangkok and the Luxury Collection Sheraton in Phuket, Thailand. David has also cooked at the legendary James Bread House in New York which he says was "one of the highlights of his career". ...


  11. The lion's dream came trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Bangkok Post

    Everything has fallen into place for pop-singer Singto Numchok, in his early 30s, at the height of his music career and about to father twins Strumming his guitar and humming a tune while effortlessly posing for a photo shoot, Singto Numchok from time to time looks at his mobile phone to check whether it's still recording. He's in search of his next hit, which may just come spontaneously out of the blue and he wants to capture it when it actually does.


  12. Probe complete in Rohingya caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Nation

    POLICE WILL today submit the human trafficking investigation case involving Rohingya and other migrants to the public prosecutor at Songkhla's Nathawee Provincial Court. The case would then be forwarded to the Office of the Attorney-General tomorrow, Provincial Police Region 8 deputy chief Pol General Pawin Pongsirin said.


  13. Malls add to retail spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Nation

    Manamgent of the 10 members of the Thai Shopping Centre Association will spend Bt103 billion to grow their shopping-mall space from 12 million square metres this year to 14 million square metres by 2017. Shopping-mall developers are spending Bt150 billion from this year to 2017 to expand their retail space from 18 million square metres to 21 million square metres in three years.


  14. Airports of Thailand Shoots Down Airport Fee-Cut SuggestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Airport Business

    Sept. 25--SET-listed Airports of Thailand Plc has largely rejected a call for a reduction in airport charges for low-cost carriers . A cut in landing and parking fees and other charges related to airline support services is impossible at busy airports such as Suvarnabhumi, Don Mueang, Phuket and Chiang Mai, president Nitinai Sirismatthakarn said.


  15. TSCA members bid to draw more trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Nation

    The ten members of the Thai Shopping Centres Association are investing Bt103 billion during 2015 and 2017, to boost their combined retail space to 14 million square metres. The association's members revealed the plan today to turn Thailand into a world-class destination and to meet the opportunities that the Asean Economic Community will bring.


  16. Bisp Jsa Swim Academy Squad in Phuket Busting Records, Winning MedalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    The swimmers of the BISP JSA Swim Academy at the British International School, Phuket in Phuket, under the guidance of Head Coach Simon Jones , are going from strength to strength in the pool for their representative countries and have achieved some amazing feats already this year. 16 of the swimmers, who compete at National and International level in both the youth and senior age groups, have represented their home countries in a number of events and between them have broken 55 nation records for countries including Hungary, the Netherlands, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Namibia, the Seychelles, Russia and Australia.


  17. Palawan jail warden relieved over Reyeses' pressconRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | Sun-Star

    ... saw "injustice" after they were accused. He also said that contrary to reports, they were not arrested in Phuket, Thailand, but they voluntarily surrendered since it had been their plan to go back to the Philippines to clear their names, and they ...


  18. Police investigate Bangkok blast suspect's travel papersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 28 |

    Police were seeking the passport of a Thai woman who was found to have rented a room for the Bangkok shrine blast suspects, the media reported on Monday. A formal request has been submitted to the foreign ministry to consider revoking Wanna Suansan's passport after she failed to contact authorities either in Thailand or abroad to defend herself against claims of her involvement in the August 17 blast which killed 20 people, police spokesman Prawut Thawornsiri said on Sunday.


  19. Elite Havens Group Acquires a Strategic Interest in Awesome Villas' Phuket Marketing BusinessRead the original story

    Monday Sep 28 | Pressat

    Elite Havens Group, Bali's leading luxury real estate, villa marketing and management distribution company, has acquired a strategic interest in the marketing business of Awesome Villas . The two organisations will be combining to leverage their respective strengths and bring the best practices of both Awesome and Elite Havens to create a world-class villa marketing group.


  20. Who gets P4M reward for arrest of Reyes brothers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | ABS-CBN News

    The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group is trying to reestablish contact with the unnamed informant who pointed to the exact location of the Reyes brothers in Phuket, Thailand that led to their arrest on Sept. 21. No one has yet sought to claim the reward.