Umbrella Operator Arrested for Encroaching on Beach on Racha Island, Phuket

Racha Island, Chalong – An umbrella operator was arrested for encroaching on a beach on the Racha Yai Island, south of Phuket. The Royal Thai Navy told the Phuket Express that on Tuesday (March 7th) they...

Phuket Plans to Connect Wichit and Chalong with a Bridge

Phuket – Phuket is planning to connect Wichit and Chalong in the Mueang Phuket district with a bridge. The Minister of Tourism and Sports, Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, visited Phuket this week. Mr. Phiphat also visited the...

German Man Allegedly Fined 2,000 Baht Without Receipt After Riding in Phuket Underpass on...

Phuket – A German man was allegedly fined 2,000 baht, brought down from 5,000 baht, without a receipt after he rode a motorbike into the Chalong Underpass. A German man, whose identity was withheld at his...

Four Nigerians Arrested in Phuket with More than 1200 Days of Overstay Each

Rawai, Chalong– Four Nigerian men were arrested in Rawai and Chalong with more than 1,200 days of overstays each. The Phuket Tourist Police told the Phuket Express yesterday (February 3rd) that they have arrested for Nigerian...

Woman Arrested With 2,072 Meth Pills in Chalong

Chalong – A woman was arrested with 2,072 methamphetamine pills and crystal methamphetamine in Chalong, Mueang Phuket. The Chalong Police told the Phuket Express that on Friday (January 27th ) they have arrested Ms. Sukanda ‘On’...

Chalong Underpass in Phuket to temporarily close

Chalong – The Chalong Underpass will be temporarily closed to traffic to fix a damaged water pump for two days. The Phuket Highway Office told the Phuket Express that the Chalong Underpass in Chalong will...

Phuket Elephant Camp Businesses Ready for Chinese Tourists

Phuket – Elephant camp businesses in Phuket are ready to welcome Chinese tourists. An elephant business operator near the Nark Kerd Hill (Khao Phra Yai) in Soi Yod Sanae, Chalong, told the Phuket Express that Chinese...

Phuket: Suspect Arrested in Bangkok After 11 Years for Alleged Arson and Attempted Murder

Phuket – A suspect wanted in Phuket has been arrested in Bangkok for arson and allegedly trying to kill a security guard at a snake farm in Phuket 11 years ago. The suspect was also...

Eighteen Gamblers Arrested at Gambling Dens in Famous Chalong Temple Fair

Chalong – Eighteen gamblers were arrested at gambling dens in the famous Chalong Temple Fair. The annual Chalong Temple fair has returned which is being held from January 21st to January 27th, 2023. The Region 8 Police...

Seven Foreign Tourists in Phuket Rescued From Boat Battling With Waves

Phuket – The Royal Thai Navy rescued seven foreign tourists and a captain from a boat after battling with waves in Phuket. The Royal Thai Navy Third Area Command told the Phuket Express that yesterday, (January...

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