Thai Deputy PM Anutin Charnvirakul Questions Legal Implications of Cannabis Reclassification, Calls for Clarification

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National — On July 6th, 2024, Thai Deputy Prime Minister Anutin Charnvirakul responded to the Narcotics Control Board's proposal to reclassify cannabis and hemp as narcotics. Anutin reaffirmed Bhumjaithai Party's stance that cannabis should be...

Cannabis Reclassification as Illegal Narcotic in Thailand Moves Forward After Ministry Meeting

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National — On July 5th, 2024, Dr. Surachoke Tangwiwat, the Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Public Health, publicly revealed after a meeting of the Narcotics Control Board regarding the draft announcement by the...

Russian DJ Arrested After Hit-and-Run Accident in Surat Thani

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Surat Thani - In Surat Thani, a wanted Russian DJ found himself in police custody after a hit-and-run incident on Pha Ngan Island. The accident resulted in serious injuries to a motorbike rider. According to the...

Alcohol Sales Allowed on Thai Religious Holidays at Major Airports to Boost Tourism

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National — On July 4th, 2024, Deputy Prime Minister Suriya Juangroongruangkit chaired the National Alcohol Beverage Policy Committee meeting to discuss new packaging and warning label regulations for domestic and imported alcohol, to be finalized...

Myanmar Man Seriously Injured After Armed Assault By Supposed Friend in Patong

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Patong – A Myanmar man has sustained severe injuries after he was slashed with a sharp weapon by his supposed Myanmar friend in Patong on Thursday (July 4th) over a dispute involving illegal drugs. The Patong...

Five Myanmar Nationals Arrested For Illegally Working as Salespeople on Pha Ngan Island

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Surat Thani – Five Myanmar people were arrested on Pha Ngan Island in Surat Thani after they were found working illegally as salespeople. The Koh Pha Ngan Tourist Police told the Phuket Express that on Thursday...

Woman Arrested in Phuket Allegedly Involved in Investment Scam

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Phuket – A woman was arrested in Chalong after allegedly being involved in an investment scam with many victims in Bangkok. The Crime Suppression Division Police told the Phuket Express that earlier this week they arrested...

Alleged Unwanted Intrusion by Ride-Hailing Driver in Patong Sparks Investigation

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Patong, Phuket- A 25-year-old female customer reported an unsettling experience with a ride-hailing driver in Patong. She booked a ride from Phuket Town to her room in Patong, according to her statement. Upon arriving at her...

Egyptians, Pakistani and Russian Man Arrested for Overstay in Phuket

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Phuket – Two Egyptians, a Pakistani, and a Russian man were arrested in a Phuket overstay crackdown. The Phuket Immigration Office told the Phuket Express that on Tuesday (July 2nd) they arrested four foreigners. MR. MOHAMED, Egyptian...

Wanted British Man Arrested at Phuket Airport for Alleged Embezzlement

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Phuket – A wanted British man was arrested at the Phuket International Airport after he was accused of alleged embezzlement in Patong. The Phuket Airport Immigration Officers told the Phuket Express that on Monday (July...
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