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by buksida
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 637
Views: 74973

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

The Chinese must have some serious life insurance premiums to pay out before they come to Thailand. Odds on coming back? not good!
by buksida
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand 'least miserable' country on Earth
Replies: 8
Views: 536

Thailand 'least miserable' country on Earth

A friday feelgood story .... Thailand 'least miserable' country on Earth Thailand has been ranked as the least miserable country out of 66 economies for a fourth consecutive year, according to Bloomberg's Misery Index for 2018. Thailand again claimed "least miserable" status, though the nation's uni...
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Spam AIS text messages
Replies: 7
Views: 725

Re: Spam AIS text messages....

Anyone got an up to date number to stop all these poxy AIS offers I get spammed every day?

Tried this but it doesn't work: https://aiscallcenter.ais.co.th/en/know ... ncel_sms_1
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread
Replies: 272
Views: 17113

Re: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread

This could be huge ... Western Union to Trial Ripple XRP Transfers San Francisco-based Ripple has not had the best of starts to 2018. Its cryptocurrency, XRP, has been on a downward slide since the first week of January and has lost almost 70% of its value. However, things could be about to turn aro...
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: (Last) order on the pavement: Thailand
Replies: 17
Views: 7513

Re: (Last) order on the pavement: Thailand

BANGKOK DECLARES WAR ON FRIED BANANA VENDORS (AGAIN) Fried banana vendors and their customers in the old quarter are in trouble if the city makes good on threats to fine them. To clean up the historic area of Rattanakosin Island, City Hall on said this week it would fine fried banana and potato ven...
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Kite Festival, March 23-25 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 732

Re: Hua Hin Kite Festival, March 23-25 2018

Thailand International Kite Festival 2018 takes to Hua Hin skies on March 23-25 The ever-popular Thailand International Kite Festival is set to take to the skies on March 23-25, 2018 at the Army Non Commissioned Officer School, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan. Here are the highlights: Fancy Kite Show:...
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Opening a Thai bank account
Replies: 23
Views: 1387

Re: Opening a Thai bank account

Yes, it has been covered many times on here. It all depends on the town, the bank, and who serves you. Nothing like consistency eh, pick a card ... any card!
by buksida
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Driver's licence health rules to become stricter
Replies: 30
Views: 1479

Re: Driver's licence health rules to become stricter

A new form of medical certificates to be introduced March 1 for driving license applications Starting March 1, applicants for a driving license will be required to produce a new form of medical certificate from qualified doctor certifying that he/she is free from five diseases namely elephantiasis,...
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: MotoGP Thailand Grand Prix, Oct 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Re: MotoGP Thailand Grand Prix, Oct 2018

motogp.jpg On the road to Buriram: first stop Bangkok Ahead of MotoGP's first trip to Buriram, a few of the riders visited the capital of Thailand, Bangkok, to soak in some culture and get to know the Southeast Asian nation – with Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3), Jack Miller (Alma Pramac Racin...
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 637
Views: 74973

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Jeeeezus this could have been horrific ... why do they put the lives of children in the hands of fcukwits, is nothing sacred in this country. :guns: 18 kindergarten students injured when pickup truck slams into a roadside tree Eighteen kindergarten students were injured, five of them in serious cond...
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Govt wants foreigner database to be ready in six months
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: Govt wants foreigner database to be ready in six months

Nothing is 'sensible' or 'logical' or 'follows rules' when it comes to Thai immigration, those that live here should know that by now.
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand
Replies: 117
Views: 17818

Re: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand

Tourists flocking in to celebrate Chinese New Year As the Chinese New Year is just two days ahead flights coming into Thailand are increasing with more tourists flying in to celebrate the events. Suvarnabhumi International Airport reported 3.7% increase of inbound passengers during the period from ...
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Govt wants foreigner database to be ready in six months
Replies: 11
Views: 418

Re: Govt wants foreigner database to be ready in six months

If this goes ahead they're likely to enforce the 24 hour inter-province travel reporting also to keep the database current.

Be careful what you wish for!
by buksida
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 637
Views: 74973

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Another Chinese tour bus crash on notorious Patong Hill A bus carrying Chinese tourists collided with a car and a motorcycle and then slammed into a barrier at the bottom of Patong Hill on the final turn before reaching the temple at the bottom. Just before midnight on Tuesday night, Patong police ...