Law, Life and Society: Becoming a professional teacher in Thailand

Law, Life and Society: Becoming a professional teacher in Thailand

PHUKET: If there is one thing that impels young professionals to come and visit Thailand, it’s the idea that the grass looks greener on this side of the world. Thailand offers vast employment opportunities to foreigners, especially in the field of education. I recall being reluctant, yet interested, as I started looking into th

- Friday, January 20, 2017 | 02:00 PM

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Phuket International Boat Show draws crowds

Phuket International Boat Show draws crowds

PHUKET: The 2017 Phuket International Boat Show (PIMEX) presented by Thailand Elite was held from January 5-8 and aimed to impress with an abundance of action in the marina and waterside Exhibition Hall – and a busy boardwalk at host venue Royal Phuket Marina. Despite the unexpected rainy weather on the last two days, visitor t

- Tuesday, January 17, 2017 | 05:00 PM

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Gardening: Returning to the scene of the crime

Gardening: Returning to the scene of the crime

PHUKET: I was recently asked to return to the scene of a crime. Well, not an actual one, but an on-site consultation at which I was asked how the neglected common parts of an estate might be given – literally – a new lease on life. This is a high-end residential estate with spectacular villas perched on a precipitous hillside

- Friday, January 13, 2017 | 07:00 AM

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Laguna Golf clinches 11 awards

Laguna Golf clinches 11 awards

PHUKET: Laguna Golf Group clinched a total of 11 awards at the prestigious Asia Golf Awards 2016 in Hua Hin, Thailand; the World Golf Awards 2016 in Algarve, Portugal; and the IAGTO Awards 2017 in Mallorca, Spain. Presented only for the 3rd time by Asia Golf Awards, the group was crowned ‘Asia Pacific Custodian of the Environme

- Saturday, January 7, 2017 | 11:00 AM

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