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Japan welcomes its ten millionth tourists from Thailand

Japan welcomes its ten millionth tourists from Thailand

According to government data, released on Friday, Japan set itself a goal to draw ten million foreign visitors in 2013. On Friday evening that goal was realized and the ten…

Three arrested for smuggling amphetamines into a jail in bamboo shoot soup

Three arrested for smuggling amphetamines into a jail in bamboo shoot soup

In Angthong province Police have arrested three men accused of to smuggle spicy bamboo shoot soup filled with amphetamines in a jail. The prison officials examined the soup brought into…

Dave Kyffin reports that his brother’s condition is much improved since his evacuation from Samui

Dave Kyffin reports that his brother’s condition is much improved since his evacuation from Samui

After a serious motorbike accident on the 4th of October Sty Kyffin, was left in a critical condition in a Koh Samui hospital having sustained severe head injuries and brain…

24 hour wait period to report missing children to be abolished

24 hour wait period to report missing children to be abolished

Police stations across the country have been instructed by the Royal Thai Police that the mandatory 24 hour period parents must wait before they can report their children missing has…

Free 30 day on arrival visa rule could be a thing of the past

Free 30 day on arrival visa rule could be a thing of the past

The Foreign Ministry has been asked by the Immigration Bureau to reconsider the decision to exempt visa fess for tourists from Australia, England, the United States, Germany, France, Sweden, Canada,…

Suthep and up to 2.3 million protestors due to cripple Bangkok on Sunday afternoon

Suthep and up to 2.3 million protestors due to cripple Bangkok on Sunday afternoon

Suthep Thaugsuban, the People’s Democratic Reform Committee secretary general has declared that protestors will paralyze the traffic in Bangkok for at least half a day on Sunday while demonstrations go…

New Zealand man arrested for attempting to sell crystal meth

New Zealand man arrested for attempting to sell crystal meth

The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is offering assistance to a Kiwi arrested in Thailand for attempting to sell crystal meth. Garry Halpin was arrested and allegedly…

Tourism Hits Record High Growth In First Nine Months of 2013 despite protests

Tourism Hits Record High Growth In First Nine Months of 2013 despite protests

Thailand came out on top in tourism receipt growth for the first nine months of the year at 28 percent, but if recent political strife continues in the Southeast Asian…

Thailand murder fugitive Michael Taylor who used ‘ladyboy sex’ as alibi, spotted in Philippines

Thailand murder fugitive Michael Taylor who used ‘ladyboy sex’ as alibi, spotted in Philippines

The Thai press has published pictures of Michael Taylor, who fled a murder trial in Thailand and has been spotted in the Philippines. The man from Hull accused of murdering…

Adelaide Mum arrives in Phuket to find answers about her son’s mysterious death

Adelaide Mum arrives in Phuket to find answers about her son’s mysterious death

In 2010 on Valentine’s Day, Australian Nathan Edwards, 24, plunged to his death from the fifth floor of a hotel. However, his family feels that the cause of his death…