Connect with us

News

Security beefed up in three southern Thailand coastal provinces

Boris Sullivan

Published

on

Security officials in three coastal provinces along the Andaman Sea well known as tourist attractions have been put on alert for potential violent incidents by southern militants.

Throughout Krabi province, local reporters said that tourist police on Sunday checked all the 40 surveillance cameras installed in commercial places and spots popular among vacationers to make sure they will be in working condition.

These people said that Pol Maj-Gen Worawit Panprung, commander of Krabi territorial police, ordered the security beef-up after having an intelligence record that southern militants might establish another wave of attacks towards tourist attractions in Krabi and two other coastal provinces equivalent to an arson attack throughout Ao Nang of Krabi throughout August last year.

In neighbouring Phang-nga province, police launched a criminal offenses crackdown during June 1-9 and managed to seize 17 illegal firearms, including an M16 assault rifle, 260 rounds of ammunition, 15,000 methamphetamine pills.
Similar security beef-up was also reported in Trang province where a bomb explosion took place in August last year.

Advertisement

News

EssilorLuxottica reports €190M fraud in Thailand

The financial impact is estimated to be of a maximum of Euro 190 million before insurance, pending legal actions

Boris Sullivan

Published

on

EssilorLuxottica announces that its subsidiary Essilor International recently discovered fraudulent fund transfers in one of its plants in Thailand.

(more…)

Continue Reading

News

Thailand’s English proficiency falls to “very low”

The report shows that Thailand fell to 74th out of 100 countries, a 10 points drop compared to 2018, with a score of 47.62 considered a “very low” competence.

Boris Sullivan

Published

on

English proficiency is not a strong point for Thais: their level is falling again for the third year in a row, according to the annual English Proficiency Index developed by EF Education First World Education Society.

(more…)

Continue Reading

News

Thailand ranks 31st in WEF tourism competitiveness index

Seven of the subregion’s nine economies improved their T&T competitiveness since the last edition of the report.

Boris Sullivan

Published

on

Thailand ranked 31st in the tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI) 2019, the country has South-East Asia’s largest T&T GDP, which is reinforced by some of Asia-Pacific’s most attractive natural resources (10th) and most efficient tourist services infrastructure (14th).

(more…)

Continue Reading

Must Read

Press Release

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 12,328 other subscribers

Upcoming Events

Mon 13
Fri 17

2nd International Conference on Nanomedicine and Nanotechnology

April 17 @ 9:00 am - April 18 @ 5:00 pm BMT
Jun 22

6th International Conference on Neuro-Oncology and Brain Tumor

June 22 @ 9:00 am - June 23 @ 6:00 pm BMT
Jul 20

40th Asia pacific nursing and medicare summit 2020

July 20 @ 9:00 am - July 21 @ 6:00 pm BMT
Aug 21

16th International Expo on Recycling and Waste Management

August 21 @ 8:00 am - August 22 @ 5:00 pm BMT

Trending