|Nigerian astronaut needs $3 million to get home|
|Mon, 14 Oct 2019 03:20:17 +0000|
PHOTO: Lost In Space? Or lost in reality? Maybe someone will fall for it – Lost in Space’s Jupiter 2 The Nigerians have somewhat of a reputation for scams and scammers. Who hasn’t received an email offering loads of cash in return for your bank account and a moderate deposit? But this letter takes the […]
|Thousands of Japanese rescuers looking for survivors of Typhoon Hagibis|
|Mon, 14 Oct 2019 02:33:54 +0000|
by Shingo Ito and Sara Hussein Thousands of rescue workers are searching for survivors from the fury of Typhoon Hagibis, two days after the storm slammed into Japan. As of the time of this post, the storm had killed at least 35 people. (Video from Sky News below…) Hagibis crashed into the country Saturday evening, […]
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|Tour De France comes to Phang Nga – L’Etape Thailand on October 27|
|Mon, 14 Oct 2019 02:12:20 +0000|
PHOTO: L’Etape Thailand by Le Tour De France Thailand will be the first country in ASEAN to attract the world-class cycling event to Thailand for local and international cyclists to experience a challenging and scenic ride on a course comparable to the world’s most popular cycling event, The Tour De France. The event is being […]
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|Rawai beachfront water shut-off tomorrow for mains works|
|Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:44:10 +0000|
The Phuket Provincial Waterworks Authority says Rawai’s mains water supply will be shut off tomorrow (Tuesday, October 15) as new water pipes are fitted in front of The Title Beach Front condo resort complex on the town’s beachfront. The mains water supply will be shut off from 9am until 4:30pm along the beachfront strip. The […]
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|Finance Ministry approves stimulus package to spur tourism|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 08:10:08 +0000|
PHOTO: Among other things, the TAT are organising some big concerts over the last three months of 2019. Some of the 50,000 that attended the BTS ‘Love Yourself’ stadium concert in Bangkok in April 2019. The Finance Ministry has now approved a stimulus package for the last three months of the year to boost Thailand’s […]
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|Journey back to Tham Luang in ‘The Cave’ – VIDEO|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 05:35:56 +0000|
PHOTO: Tom Waller on site during the filming of The Cave – AFP Determined divers racing against time. Rising waters threatening lives. 12 teenagers and their soccer coach trapped inside for two weeks. A remote cave that most had never heard of. The stuff of a Hollywood drama, except that it’s all true and happened […]
|Tale of two cities – Hua Hin vs Pattaya|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 04:15:51 +0000|
by Kornrawee Panyasuppakun Property buyers looking to buy a seaside villa or condo in a coastal town in Thailand, relatively close to Bangkok, confront one question – should I buy a property in Hua Hin or Pattaya? And rightly so, because these two choices have similar aspects. Both have kilometres of coastline, good beaches, and […]
|Top 10 spas and massages in Phuket|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 04:08:04 +0000|
One of the best things about living in Asia, and in particular Thailand, is the abundance of fabulous places to have spa treatments. From the true local experience on the beach, to the ultra chic five star luxury treatments here is, in no particular order, our Top Ten Phuket Spa Experiences. 1. Let’s Relax (Boat […]
|Phuket Town – In CNN Travel’s “Asia’s most picturesque towns”|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 04:02:35 +0000|
“Though most famous for its beaches, the Thai island of Phuket offers ample opportunities for cultural immersion as well.” Phuket’s Old Town was listed as one of Asia’s 13 most picturesque towns by CNN Travel. The article mentioned, that whilst the island is renowned for its world-class beaches and leisure, offshore and adventure tourism activities, Phuket […]
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|Thailand’s growth forecasts for the rest of 2019 slashed again|
|Sun, 13 Oct 2019 03:57:54 +0000|
Following their most recent meeting, the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking has announced Thailand’s economic growth this year has been revised downward to between 2.7 – 3.0% from the previous projection of 2.9 – 3.3%. It has also revised down its prediction of this year’s exports to between minus 2 – 0%. […]
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