Two Chinese Nationals Arrested at Phuket Airport for Illegally Working

Phuket –

Two Chinese nationals were arrested at Phuket International Airport for illegally working in Thailand.

The Immigration Office at the Phuket International Airport told the Phuket Express that this week they have arrested two Chinese women at a parking area for tour buses inside Phuket International Airport for illegally working.

They were taken to the Sakoo Police Station to face charges of working illegally in Thailand. Their names, ages, and job details were withheld by immigration officers.

This isn’t the first recent arrest for foreigners allegedly working illegally in Phuket.

A Chinese man was arrested after he was allegedly working as a tour guide.

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.