UPDATE: No illegal foreign workers found in entertainment venues in Kamala, said Phuket official

Phuket –

Phuket officials said no illegal foreign workers were found in entertainment venues in Kamala after an inspection following complaints.

Our previous story:

A representative of entertainment workers filed a letter to relevant officials to suppress alleged illegal foreign workers.

The Phuket Employment Office Chief Mr. Pichit Singthongkam told the Phuket Express, “We inspected eight entertainment venues in Kamala area, Mueang Phuket district over the weekend after the complaints. We have not found any illegal workers.”

Meanwhile officials also inspected eight entertainment venues in Phuket Town area which they said no illegal workers were found.

The Phuket Express notes that officials did not inspect Patong, which is where many of the complaints stemmed from.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.