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by buksida
Thu Jul 27, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Five scuba students die as boat capsizes in Chumphon
Replies: 3
Views: 305

Five scuba students die as boat capsizes in Chumphon

Four members of a group who headed out from Bangkok to learn scuba diving died Wednesday night along with one instructor after their boat capsized during a heavy rainstorm in the Gulf of Thailand. The bodies of four women and one man, all in their 30s and 40s, were recovered from under the vessel ne...
by buksida
Wed Jul 26, 2017 1:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Poorest Thais to get income support benefits
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Poorest Thais to get income support benefits

A welfare card to be given to registered, low-income Thais in October will provide 2,750 baht each month to subsidize set living costs, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. Instead of distributing cash as was done in the first round of the junta’s welfare program, this year will see cards provided to ...
by buksida
Wed Jul 26, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: News
Topic: 18 year low tide in Prachuap province
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: 18 year low tide in Prachuap province

And are there places along the Prachuap coast where you can view live coral just by walking out into the sea with a facemask (not swimming/snorkelling over them)? Sorry if I'm ignorant, but would like to spend a bit more time doing that sort of thing. Yes, there is a bay in Bangsaphan called Bo Tho...
by buksida
Tue Jul 25, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Cha Am / Hua Hin Kayaking
Replies: 1
Views: 240

Re: Cha Am / Hua Hin Kayaking

Welcome to the forum, cant help with specific names but one of the kiteboarding shops south of town are likely to have a kayak for rent.
by buksida
Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 549
Views: 65282

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

At least 25 wounded in two road accidents Five were injured in one road accident this morning in Chachoengsao while about 20 more sustained injuries in another accident in Prachin Buri last night, police said. Pol Capt Sit Pulwong, a police investigator with Muang district police station in Chachoe...
by buksida
Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:30 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: IKTS 2017/2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

Re: IKTS 2017/2018

BUMP

We only have 7 in the league so far.
by buksida
Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: "Minor" sports?
Replies: 25
Views: 530

Re: "Minor" sports?

The thread is here: viewtopic.php?f=28&t=34229
by buksida
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: "Minor" sports?
Replies: 25
Views: 530

Re: "Minor" sports?

There are MotoGP and TT threads here:

viewtopic.php?f=28&t=9153
viewtopic.php?f=28&t=23859

By all means revive them! It seems everyone on here is obsessed with football!
by buksida
Sat Jul 22, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: IKTS 2017/2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

Re: IKTS 2017/2018

Here it finally is ...

https://predictor.talksport.com

You can login with your account from last year.

Then join the following mini-league:

name: HHFORUM
code: hrnib

Game week 1 starts on August 11 ... get your predictions in and let battle commence!
by buksida
Sat Jul 22, 2017 4:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Govt cracks down on alcohol promotion and advertising
Replies: 32
Views: 2325

Re: Govt cracks down on alcohol promotion and advertising

POLICE MONITORING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR BOOZE PICS Police said Friday they’ve been ordered to monitor social media nationwide for those suspected of advertising alcohol as a trade association argues the renewed crackdown has a vague legal basis. Citing a law that bans any act that “induces” others to dr...
by buksida
Fri Jul 21, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Bitcoin mining and cryptocurrency thread
Replies: 7
Views: 1612

Re: Bitcoin Mining

Thailand’s Largest Bank to Launch New FinTech Blockchain Platform Thailand’s largest bank by revenue, Kasikornbank Pcl, has unveiled that it is planning to introduce a new FinTech platform by the end of the year as it attempts to prevent fee income from its rival banks. In a report from Bloomberg, ...
by buksida
Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The scourge of Facebook
Replies: 131
Views: 18011

Re: The scourge of Facebook

Facebook to test paid subscription news service If you're used to getting the bulk of your news from Facebook, your news consumption habits may be about to change. The world's largest social media platform is testing the waters for a subscription-based news product, Campbell Brown, the head of news...
by buksida
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised
Replies: 8
Views: 573

List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised

The Employment Department will revise the list of 39 professions reserved for Thai citizens to accommodate the changing circumstances of Thai workers. Director-general Varanon Peetiwan said on Wednesday the list had not been updated for a long time, but the circumstances of Thai society had changed....
by buksida
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Flight to Thailand bargains
Replies: 111
Views: 22982

Re: Flight to Thailand bargains

Has anyone noticed that the price of a one way is almost the same as a return?
by buksida
Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello and intro
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Re: hello and intro

Welcome to the forum, you'll find a lot of the answers to your questions in the property section: viewforum.php?f=20

Additionally the forum has its own property listings website, you may find something suitable there: http://www.propertyhuahin.net/