Fri, 04 Jan 2019 11:32
Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk has Thailand in its sights
Surat Thani - Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk edged closer, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing downpours and massive sea swells hours before its expected landfall.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:35
On Thai island, hotel guests check out of plastic waste
For the millions of sun seekers who head to Thailand's resort island of Phuket each year in search of stunning beaches and clear waters, cutting down on waste may not be a top priority.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 15:35
Boat carrying Rohingya stops on Thai island: official
A boat carrying dozens of Rohingya refugees trying to reach Malaysia briefly stopped on a Thai island, an official said Sunday, as fears grow about overcrowded camps for the stateless minority fleeing violence in Myanmar.
Wed, 08 Jul 2015 12:43
British tourist double murder trial opens on Thai island
KOH SAMUI, Thailand (AFP) - The high-profile trial of two Myanmar migrants charged with killing two British holidaymakers opened Wednesday on the holiday island of Koh Samui, in a grim case that has tarnished Thailand's reputation as a tourist haven.