HUA HIN CITY MUNICIPALITY: The Deputy Governor of Prachuap Khiri Khan province has prioritized eviction of remaining squatters occupying some 700 households in 18 communities along sections of railway track in Hua Hin municipality.
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: Ms Soraya Homchen began her tenure as the new director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Prachuap Khiri Khan office.
Hua Hin Today reported that the new chief, who just completed her four-year tenure as director of the TAT office in Mumbai, India, replaces outgoing TAT Prachuap director, Mrs Orasa Awuthkhom.Continue reading “Prachuap gets new tourism chief, Chiang Mai flights hinted”
DAN SINKHON: A THB 431 million (US$ 13.4mn) land border trade deficit for Thailand with Myanmar was recorded at Prachuap Khiri Khan province in the first 10 months of 2018, Prachachat reports.Continue reading “Prachuap, Kanchanaburi land border trade deficit with Myanmar in 2018 contrasts with Thai surplus at other border points”
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: On January 5, Thailand Gulf storm surges generated waves as high as five meters in the area of Prachuap Bay, leaving muang district’s coastal roads flooded, obstructed with debris and impassible for small vehicles.Continue reading “Pabuk storm inundates, litters Prachuap coastline with debris”
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: Among the millions of Thais reveling in celebration to welcome the 2019 New Year were tens of thousands set back from their own injuries, or those of “lucky” and “unlucky” friends or family members who were the latest statistics on Thailand’s infamous roads.Continue reading “Prachuap accidents make headlines in New Year ‘deadly week’”
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: Disaster mitigation preparation is underway in 16 provinces in South and West Thailand as a tropical storm in the Gulf of Thailand is expected to make landfall 3 to 5 January, 2019.Continue reading “Prachuap, Thailand Gulf brace for ‘Pabuk’ tropical storm”
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: With an aim of promoting consumer rights protection across the province, a council comprising representatives from the public and private sectors was established at a 29 December meeting.Continue reading “New council to enhance Prachuap consumer rights protection”
PRANBURI: A five-year-old wild elephant found helplessly stranded in the jungle with limb injuries on December 18, is being examined and treated by Prachuap veterinarians.Continue reading “Vet to rehabilitate injured young elephant trampled, stranded by herd”
KHAO TAKIEP, HUA HIN: The Thai News Agency on December 17 reported on two separate dolphin carcasses found washed up on the beach – one in Tha Sala district of Nakhon Si Thammarat, and one in Hua Hin district of Prachuap Khiri Khan.Continue reading “Dead dolphins wash ashore in Prachuap, Nakhon Si”
CHA-AHM POLICE STATION: In the first two weeks of December 2018, police in Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan provinces made 89 drug or weapons related arrests, seizing guns and drugs, in addition to amulets, gold, mobile phones, motorbikes and assets worth nearly 700,000 THB.
According to Ban Muang news, senior police officers from the two Western Thailand provinces on December 14 staged a press conference to reveal booty from raids that took place between 1-14 December.
The booty included 4,693 meth pills (yaba), 9.86 grams of crystal meth (ya ice), 87 grams of dried cannabis, 25 guns (pistols and rifles), five motorbikes, 11 mobile phones, four Buddhist amulets, THB 58,500 worth of gold, and THB 693,920 worth of undisclosed assets.