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Upper Thailand Warned Of Plunge In Temperature, Heavy Downpours

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Upper Thailand Warned Of Plunge In Temperature, Heavy Downpours

Residents of the North and Northeast were warned by the Meteorological Department to brace themselves for a sharp drop in temperature and heavy downpours from today (Thursday) to Sunday. In its first urgent warning about the drop in temperature issued Wednesday, the department said a monsoon trough will move across the lower North, the upper…

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Good News! Thailand To Scrap TM6 Cards, Launch New Mobile App For TM30 Reporting

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Good News! Thailand To Scrap TM6 Cards, Launch New Mobile App For TM30 Reporting

Thailand is to scrap the TM6 arrival and departure card for foreign tourists. Speaking at an event in Bangkok on Tuesday evening, Dr Kobsak Pootrakool from the Prime Minister’s Office said the TM6 card is set to be phased out, while a new app will be launched for TM30 reporting, according to Khaosod English. In…

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JB Sports Bar, Bevan’s Birthday Bash At Udon Thani

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JB Sports Bar, Bevan’s Birthday Bash At Udon Thani

JB Sports Bar, Restaurant and Guest House There was a great birthday party at JB Sports Bar, Restaurant and Guest House last Friday evening. A very jolly crowd came along and enjoyed an excellent free Buffet. After the food the party was entertained with live music at the poolside. Friends enjoy a few drinks at the…

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Compulsory Insurance Shelved: Ministry Don’t Want To Spook Tourists At Sensitive Time

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Compulsory Insurance Shelved: Ministry Don’t Want To Spook Tourists At Sensitive Time

Picture: Bangkok Biz News A representative of the Thai Ministry for Tourism and Sports has told the Thai media that plans to make visitors to Thailand to take out insurance  have been put on the back burner. Chote Trachu told Bangkok Biz News that ministerial proposals made in May of this year would have to wait until…

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Tui’s Bar At Nutty Park Udon Thani

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Tui’s Bar At Nutty Park Udon Thani

Tui’s Bar (Which is Leased and managed by Oannalin Tui ) is located in a great position close to Central Plaza in Nutty Park, the second unit from the main road next to The Good Corner Restaurant. Tui is a lovely Lady surrounded by a superb staff of gorgeous girls. They provide great atmosphere and…

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Thais Allowed Six Cannabis Plants Per Household Under Draft Law

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Thais Allowed Six Cannabis Plants Per Household Under Draft Law

FILE PHOTO: A man drives his motorbike near an election campaign poster in Bangkok, Thailand February 15, 2019. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun/File Photo BANGKOK (Reuters) – A party in Thailand’s ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year after the…

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Good News Coming For Expats Regarding 90 Day Reporting – TM 28 And TM 30 Being Discussed Friday

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Good News Coming For Expats Regarding 90 Day Reporting – TM 28 And TM 30 Being Discussed Friday

Picture: Daily News Thai media has reported that foreigners will be happy with a new online application for ninety day reporting or TM 47. They said that the app will be convenient, fast and safe. Daily News based their brief story on comments made on the Facebook page of Dr Kobsak Pootrakool who is a…

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Udon Thani Girl Wakes Up In A Mystery Forest After Getting On Interprovincial Bus

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Udon Thani Girl Wakes Up In A Mystery Forest After Getting On Interprovincial Bus

An Udonthani girl has gone missing since getting on a tour bus heading to neighbouring Kalasin Province. She called her mother and fiancé with “fear in her voice” claiming that she woke up in the middle of a forest with other passengers and had no idea where they were. No one has heard from her,…

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Incoming Baggage To Be X-rayed At Suvarnabhumi By Next Year: Customs

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Incoming Baggage To Be X-rayed At Suvarnabhumi By Next Year: Customs

The Customs Department will by year end complete installation of 23 x-ray machines above the baggage carousels at Suvarnabhumi Airport in a move to improve the efficiency of security checks of luggage of inbound passengers and to prevent goods smuggling. The machines will be switched on early next year. “The machines will help improve the…

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Thailand Drops In Ranking Of Best Places For Expats – But Which Country Is Number 1?

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Thailand is less popular as a destination for expats compared to one year ago, according to the latest Expat Insider survey. Published Thursday, the Expat Insider 2019 survey ranks the best places in the world to live as an expat. The survey ranked Thailand in 25th place out of 64 destinations, a fall of seven…

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