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by buksida
Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread
Replies: 319
Views: 25771

Re: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread

Its not definite, just hasn't happened yet - I don't see logistically how they can calculate capital gains taxes from profits on digital currencies which can cross borders transparently and anonymously.
by buksida
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread
Replies: 319
Views: 25771

Re: The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency thread

One of Korea's largest exchanges wants to open in Thailand ... Bithumb Bounces Back With Expansion Plans in Japan and Thailand Local media recently reported that Bithumb, one of South Korea’s most prominent exchanges, has announced plans to make a move on the Japanese and Thai markets. In an exclusi...
by buksida
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Hua Hin/Thailand celestial calendar
Replies: 29
Views: 10697

Re: Hua Hin/Thailand celestial calendar

SEE LONGEST BLOOD MOON OF THE CENTURY NEXT WEEK Be prepared to witness up to three celestial events when Buddhist Lent ends next week, including the longest total lunar eclipse until the 22nd century. The night skies from Friday, July 27, through to the morning of July 28 – the king’s birthday – wi...
by buksida
Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen
Replies: 4
Views: 341

Re: Three die in helicopter crash in Khon Kaen

Do we need a dedicated thread to Thai heli crashes just like the bus and minivan one? :shock:
by buksida
Thu Jul 19, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Has Hua Hin Traffic Reached Saturation Point?
Replies: 36
Views: 4752

Re: Has Hua Hin Traffic Reached Saturation Point?

I doubt any of the Thai speed freaks know (or care) what the actual limit is.
by buksida
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Has Hua Hin Traffic Reached Saturation Point?
Replies: 36
Views: 4752

Re: Has Hua Hin Traffic Reached Saturation Point?

So, I used to quite happily drive at 120KPH from the flyover to Bangkok Hospital This from the person that constantly blames motorcycles for all Thai road angst?! Nutters doing 120 in pickups in built up areas are more likely to be the cause of accidents. Just as well you cant do it anymore ... :sh...
by buksida
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Thai team to explore North Pole to better protect ecosystem
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Thai team to explore North Pole to better protect ecosystem

A THAI TEAM will be the first from Asia to explore the North Pole on a mission to conduct underwater exploration and the impact of microplastics on marine life. The exploration trip will run from July 24 to August 12. Key researchers for the team are Voranop Viyakarn and Suchana Chavanich, who teach...
by buksida
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Ink refill for.printer
Replies: 34
Views: 3699

Re: Ink refill for.printer

Reminds me of this thread.

You cant beat the online shops, Hua Hin doesn't really have much anymore in the way of proper IT stores for those wanting something a little unusual.
by buksida
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Illegal hotels to feel the heat in Hua Hin, governor promises
Replies: 17
Views: 1588

Re: Illegal hotels to feel the heat in Hua Hin, governor promises

The head of the investigative committee examining the legality of ten Hua Hin hotels believed to be operating illegally has said that five will be served with closure notices. Somporn Patchimpetch said that loopholes in the law had meant that the ten suspected hotels had been continue to operate ove...
by buksida
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Best bank to use
Replies: 6
Views: 486

Re: Best bank to use

There are many topics on banks in this section, have a read through some of the recommendations.
by buksida
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 699
Views: 82967

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Twenty-five French tourists and one Thai guide were injured with 4-5 of them in serious condition after a tour bus in which they were travelling overturned on a secondary road in Mae Lao district of Chiang Rai province on Tuesday. Rescue workers said that most of the tourists sustained bruises and w...
by buksida
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: News
Topic: Junta to tax foreign online shopping platforms
Replies: 7
Views: 384

Junta to tax foreign online shopping platforms

The Cabinet on Tuesday gave a green light to collect 7-per-cent value added tax from foreign vendors and e-commerce platforms, Government Spokesman Maj-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said. The VAT will be applied to both those who sell goods and services on Internet platforms and those who operate such...
by buksida
Mon Jul 16, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: News
Topic: 49 missing as boat overturns in seas off Thailand
Replies: 42
Views: 1841

Re: 49 missing as boat overturns in seas off Thailand

Phuket hit as Chinese cancel room bookings Tourism industry seeks tough measures to protect reputation after boat tragedy THAI TOURISM authorities are worried following the massive cancellations of hotel room bookings by Chinese tourists in the southern island resort of Phuket following the tragic ...
by buksida
Wed Jul 11, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Alternatives for sending cash out of Thailand
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Alternatives for sending cash out of Thailand

Cryptocurrency. But do it before the junta taxes the hell out of it.
by buksida
Wed Jul 11, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Improve Wi-Fi Speed
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: Improve Wi-Fi Speed

Bandwidth can be compared to a water supply, you can change the size of the pipe but not the volume of what is supplied.