Tag: Phuket

Phuket closed land and sea borders and soon also air border

Thailand’s popular seaside resort island of Phuket has closed all land and sea entry and exit points until 30 April to limit the spread of COVID-19. Phakaphong Tavipatana, Phuket Governor said a ban on air travel will start on 10 April 2020. Phuket attracts many foreign tourists whose travel plans have been disrupted by the…

Norwegian suspected of manslaughter disappears: Interpol issues Red Notice

norwegian kills british national phuket

Interpol has sent out Red Notice for 54-year-old Norwegian man who is accused of killing a 34-year-old British national in Phuket in the early hours of 21 August 2019 according to The Nation Thailand. The Red Notice roughly translates to an international arrest warrant. The victim’s family has said they are “bewildered” why the court…