Sat, 01 Dec 2018 01:00
Wonders of the wide side
Near but yet so far removed from the popular beaches of Phang Nga, Takua Thung offers fabulous views and jungle bustling with wildlife
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:00
Menus with that Michelin factor
Thai restaurants make up the bulk of this year’s little red guide, which has expanded its entries to include Phuket and Phang Nga
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 09:00
Recognised again, Okura’s Elements polishes its Michelin star
The Okura Prestige Bangkok restaurant Elements has retained its Michelin star in the second annual edition of Michelin Guide Bangkok, on a list that now also includes dining venues in southern Phuket and Phang Nga provinces.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
Cash rewards offered to save sea turtles
NATIONAL PARKS on the Andaman coast are offering cash rewards to those who discover sea turtle nests and notify park officers in an attempt to protect the endangered species from extinction.
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
11 convicted for detaining, raping girl in Phang Nga
THE CRIMINAL Court yesterday convicted all 11 defendants for detaining and gang-raping a girl in their hometown in Phang Nga province for several months in 2016.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:00
Anger over destruction of tsunami relics
TWO BOATS-CUM-MUSEUMS that commemorated the deadly tsunami of 2004 have been torn down in Phang Nga, provoking a furious backlash on social media.
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
Tour de France beckons for two Thai winners
SURIYA Kitjaroenwat and Petchapeirin Lopez de Leor clinched the men’s and women’s yellow jerseys in L’Etape Thailand by Tour de France yesterday in Phang Nga, earning berths in the 2019 event at the Tour de France itself.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:00
‘Le Tour’ comes to Thailand
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:42
Driver escapes Phang Nga truck rollover
A driver escaped injury after his trailer rolled off the side of southbound Petkasem Road in Phang Nga on Tuesday.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:56
Phang Nga waterfall closes to tourists after heavy rain
Park officials on Wednesday morning closed the entrance to a popular waterfall in Phang Nga’s Muang district following days of heavy downpour.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 09:02
Last two bodies of Phang Nga fishermen found
The bodies of the remaining two fishermen missing since their fishing boat capsized off Phang Nga have been found, authorities said.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 17:10
Owner dies after ammonia leak at Phang Nga ice factory
The owner of an ice factory in Phang Nga died after an ammonia gas leak was discovered at the facility in Kokkloi on Sunday.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:58
Landslide hits Phang Nga home
Flash floods damaged nearly 30 homes while a landslide hit a house in Phang Nga's Kapong district, prompting provincial governor Sitthichai Sakda to lead a team to inspect the damage on Friday.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 13:06
Your pet is waiting for you in Phang Nga
Kind-hearted folks in Muang Phang Nga have been cautiously feeding a rain-soaked lost dog for a week, believing it may have fallen off its owner’s pickup truck and was waiting for him to return.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:02
Landslides, flash floods hit Phang Nga
Several roads and villages in Phang Nga were hit with hillside runoff and landslides on Thursday morning following heavy rain overnight, the authorities said.