• Thu, 09 Aug 2018 19:12
    Phi Phi tattooist shot dead
    A former tattoo shop owner on Phi Phi has been shot dead.
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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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  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:00
    Fun for all the family
    Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort is inviting families with kids of all ages to enjoy the ultimate island experience with comfortable bungalows, childfriendly facilities and features, all set within 70 tranquil acres of beachfront beauty.
  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 21:00
    Coral planted on closed Phi Phi
    As the famous Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi in Krabi’s Muang district is now closed for the four monsoon months until September 30 to allow nature to recover, officials on Thursday brought 400 coral pieces to be planted onto the degraded reef at the bay.
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  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 18:00
    Forces of nature threaten Krabi’s fossils on Andaman coast, battle being lost
    Known as “The 75 million-year-old shell cemetery”, the mollusk fossil-filled beach at the Andaman coastal province of Krabi is now facing erosion after being damaged by strong currents over the past two years, a senior official at the Hat Noppharat Thara–Mu Ko Phi Phi National Park said on Sunday.
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  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:36
    Authorities inspect under-construction hotels in Koh Phi Phi
    The Army, police and administrative officials on Thursday inspected several under-construction hotels on Koh Phi Phi in Krabi province amid allegations that they lacked land rights documents, permission to build, or were encroaching on a national park.
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:45
    90% of Koh Phi Phi hotels flout registration requirements
    Out of 104 hotels in Krabi, only nine fulfil the criteria for proper registration, officials found after a month of inspections.
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  • Fri, 08 Jun 2018 16:19
    Phi Phi hotel crackdown continues
    The crackdown continues on Koh Phi Phi as Krabi officials focus on the popular tourist island.
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  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 18:40
    Crackdown on illegal hotels, land encroachment on Koh Phi Phi
    Officials are investigating the construction of 34 villas and a big swimming pool on about 40 rai of land on Koh Phi Phi Don. Officials are also taking action regarding implementation of the Immigration Act whilst checking hotels and hostels on the island.
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  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
    Ghostly gathering
    Loei’s best-loved festival returns to Dan Sai district from June 16 to 18 with hundreds of the masked villagers taking to the streets for the colourful processions celebrating the Bun Luang and Phi Ta Khon Festivals.
  • Sat, 02 Jun 2018 05:00
    Maya Bay closed for business as rehabilitation begins
    PARK RANGERS at the Nopparat Tara-Mu Ko Phi Phi marine national park have placed buoys outlining a no-access zone as part of a bid to rehabilitate the park’s world-renowned Maya Bay.
  • Wed, 30 May 2018 11:28
    Two-metre waves hammer longtail boats on Koh Phi Phi
    Waves churned by strong winds damaged eight longtail boats on Ton Tai Beach on Koh Phi Phi on Tuesday.
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  • Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00
    Saving Maya Bay
    The island made famously by the movie "The Beach" is due to get a complete makeover as part of a new project designed to protect the environment and the ocean
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00
    Phi Phi’s famed Maya Bay gets 4-month rejuvenation period
    Travel log
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 21:18
    No access to Maya Bay from front of Phi Phi after rehab, protection work kicks off in earnest in June
    Access to Maya Bay from the front of Phi Phi island will become permanently unattainable following the upcoming four-month closure of the area to make way for a long-term rehabilitation of the environmentally degraded bay, which has suffered due to the overcrowding of tourists.
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