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Four million Chinese tourists set to visit Thailand this year

Four million Chinese tourists set to visit Thailand this year

It is estimated that over than four million Chinese tourists will visit Thailand this year, a total of 3.2 million have already visited the kingdom in the first eight months…

Lessons for Thailand from schools across Reading and Wokingham UK

Lessons for Thailand from schools across Reading and Wokingham UK

Schools in this country might work in partnership with under performing Thai schools in order to improve education for thousands of students A senior education figure from Thailand learnt some…

51 flood victims hospitalized after eating free food

51 flood victims hospitalized after eating free food

51 flood victims in Prachin Buri were given free food that caused sickness and diarrhea; five of them are in a serious condition. The flood relief center in Prachantakham district’s…

The family of an Indian lady who died in a parasailing accident to receive 200,000 baht compensation

The family of an Indian lady who died in a parasailing accident to receive 200,000 baht compensation

Police in Pattaya say that the Indian lady, Shilpi Agarwal, who was killed on Wednesday was in Thailand to celebrate her wedding anniversary. The accident happened when the couple were…

Marriage certificate registry service discontinued for overseas Brits

Marriage certificate registry service discontinued for overseas Brits

From 1 January 2014, British nationals overseas will no longer be able to deposit foreign marriage or civil partnership documents with the General Register Office (GRO) From 1 January 2014…

Thailand’s fairytale economy is reliant on migrant workers

Thailand’s fairytale economy is reliant on migrant workers

Thailand’s economic development could be called something of a fairytale. Much of that fairytale is thank’s to its exports, Its GDP per capital is now eight times what it was…

A plot, a pot of chili powder and a bungled attempt at stealing gold

A plot, a pot of chili powder and a bungled attempt at stealing gold

When Jennisa Jirawel, 35, found herself unemployed and desperate for money she decided to solve her financial problems with a pot of chili powder from the local market and a…

Mahout claims the government put his elephant’s life in danger

Mahout claims the government put his elephant’s life in danger

In Surin a mahout is claiming that the government has seized and mistreated his elephant to the point where the animal is at deaths door. He is now asking for…

Twenty three dead in floods across twenty five provinces

Twenty three dead in floods across twenty five provinces

The Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department reported today that twenty three people have been confirmed dead in the floods that are now affecting twenty five provinces. The floods that started…

Joseph Manuel ‘Rambo’ Hunter has pleaded not guilty to plotting to kill a DEA agent

Joseph Manuel ‘Rambo’ Hunter has pleaded not guilty to plotting to kill a DEA agent

Joseph Manual Hunter was extradited back to the USA from Phuket last week to face numerous charges, such as attempting to import cocaine and conspiracy and plotting to kill a…