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Naked British Tourists Falls to His Death in Pattaya, Thailand

– PATTAYA – A 31 year-old British tourist died after falling from the third floor of a guesthouse on popular Walking Street in Pattaya beach city early Friday morning. Rescuers found 31 year old Andrew Christopher Laidler lying seriously injured in the street, gasping for breath. He had fallen from the Sweet Heart guesthouse, at […]

April 14th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

44 Year-Old British Woman Killed in Krabi When Passenger Van Crashes Head on Into a Songtaew

– KRABI – A 44 year-old British Woman has been killed after the passenger van she was riding in burst its tyre and crashed with another vehicle. 44 year-old Laura Davidson, was travelling in the passenger Van in Koh Klang, an island resort in Krabi province, when it struck a songtaew, the dirver 40-year-old Srawut […]

April 13th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

British Expat Electrocuted to Death While Gardening at his Phuket Home

– PHUKET – Authorities on the Island of Phuket are investigating the death of an British expat after he was found collapsed in his home’s garden yesterday (April 6) from a suspected electrocution. Lt Col Kanan Somrak of the Chalong Police said police and rescue workers were called to the house, in Soi Sungthong, Rawai, […]

April 7th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

72 Year-Old Swedish Man Injured after Passenger Bus Crashes into his SUV

– SUTHAT THANI – Twenty-five people received minor injuries when a tour bus ran into the back of a seven-seat SUV on the Asian Highway in Phun Phin district early on Wednesday, police said. Pol Capt Uthairat Chuklin, a Phun Phin duty officer told the Bangkok Post an elderly Swedish man, was injured when the […]

April 5th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Japanese Woman Arrested on Warrant for Alleged Pyramid Scam in Japan

 – BANGKOK  – Thailand’s Immigration police reported Wednesday that they have arrested a Japanese woman wanted for allegedly running a multimillion-dollar pyramid investment scheme in her homeland. Setsuko Yamabe, 62 persuaded victims to invest 700 million yen ($6.3 million) in a fund that she claimed would lend to companies and earn a high rate of […]

April 5th, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Belgian Jumps to his Death from Hua Hin Hotel

– HUA HIN – Pol Col Sithichai Srisophacharoenrat, the Hua Hin police chief told Thai media that a Belgian real estate developer has died after fuming to his death from the roof of a seven-story hotel in Hua Hin on Saturday night. Pol Col Sithichai said he led a team of police to the hotel […]

April 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

Russian Arrested for Scamming Russian Condo Buyers Out of US$248,000

– PHUKET – Thailand’s  Immigration Police on Wednesday arrested a Russian expat Matvey Shuvalov, wanted for property fraud on the Island of Phuket. The police team, led by Col Guntapat Phongsathabodee, arrested Matvey Shuvalov at his house in Cherng Talay. An arrest warrant for Shuvalov was issued by Interpol in July last year for allegedly […]

April 2nd, 2017 | Posted in Tourist in the News | Read More »

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