• Thu, 02 Aug 2018 16:00
    Chon Buri vendor complains of monkey invasion
    A khanom chin vendor in Chon Buri on Thursday called on the authorities to take action to help her and other residents deal with monkeys that invade their houses to search for food every day.
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  • Fri, 27 Jul 2018 19:00
    Krabi tackles macaque overpopulation
    Krabi officials have neutered 157 monkeys in Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park as part of its operation to control the macaque population.
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  • Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:18
    Quarter of Krabi temple’s monkey community evicted, sterilised
    Wildlife officials on Thursday sterilised 205 “troublesome” long-tailed macaques in Krabi to curb the population.
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  • Tue, 24 Jul 2018 17:00
    Tiger Cave Temple monkeys getting sterilised in Krabi
    Monkeys living around the famous Tiger Cave Temple are being sterilised in the first step in monkey birth control in Krabi, where more than 1,000 of the animals have been getting into trouble with tourists and locals as their populations swell.
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  • Sat, 07 Jul 2018 06:18
    Candidate AIDS vaccine passes key early test
    The near 40-year quest for an AIDS vaccine received a hopeful boost Saturday when scientists announced that a trial drug triggered an immune response in humans and shielded monkeys from infection.
  • Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:45
    Koh Payu monkeys get a seafood feast
    The deputy director-general of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) on Saturday headed out to Koh Payu, where 80 monkeys were recently released to their new home.
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  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 17:40
    Officials visit ‘monkey island’
    Officials headed to Koh Payu yesterday, where 80 sterilised monkeys were recently released, to check on their welfare.
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  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:40
    Monkeys released on Koh Payu
    80 monkeys were released on Koh Payu yesterday morming, a 26-rai island off the coast of Phuket.
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  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:35
    41 sterilised monkeys released on Koh Sirey
    Another 41 sterilised monkeys have been released back to Koh Sirey yesterday.
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  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:27
    Another 38 monkeys captured in Rassada, water tanks installed on Koh Tanan
    Water tanks are now being installed on Monkey Islands and a further 38 long-tailed macaques have been captured in Rassada for sterilisation in the ongoing transfer of the animals from Phuket to uninhabited outlying islands.
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  • Sun, 17 Jun 2018 14:16
    Alert sounded for lone monkey on the prowl
    Even as mischievous monkeys are being rounded up and sent to uninhabited islands around Phuket, one monkey has sneaked its way into a residential area.
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  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
    Monkeys pay price for rubbing Phuket residents the wrong way
    AS PART of an attempt to solve the serious problem of overcrowding of monkeys and macaques, Phuket will, today and tomorrow, start mass sterilisation on dozens of wild monkeys and macaques that were caught earlier this week.
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:42
    Phuket embarks on monkey sterilisation campaign
    Phuket has launched its monkey sterilisation programme after a series of public meetings came to the conclusion that the problem caused by the island’s monkeys in the public ‘hot’ zones needed to be tackled.
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  • Wed, 30 May 2018 15:17
    Trang monkeys face sterilisation
    The Trang provincial administration is mulling sterilisation of long-tailed macaques, starting at a popular beach where monkeys steal from tourists.
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  • Mon, 28 May 2018 09:15
    Plan to give Bangkok’s monkeys new home, instead of evacuating them
    The Bang Khun Thian district in Bangkok has drawn up ambitious plans to turn a 13-rai landlocked plot into a paradise for 600 to 700 long-tailed macaques instead of evacuating them to Phuket.
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