The Philippines might not be only for beach bums and outdoor adventures, as the Department of Tourism (DOT) is gearing up the country to be also a “religious pilgrimage destination”, according to DOT Secretary Wanda Teo. The DOT is now planning to restore and develop old churches and historical shrines nationwide. In an interview with… Read more »
Another Filipino, Arthur Mina, 35, and a Burmese woman died in a vehicular incident in Patak Road, Karon, Phuket, on January 25. Police initial investigations said that Mina’s motorcycle collided with another motorcycle driven by a woman. The incident happened on a curved road. The two drivers were driving a high speed when the Burmese… Read more »
After a Suvarnabhumi employee’s post went viral on social media, the UNHCR has sent the Zimbabwean family to the Philippines after Thai airport authorities housed the said family at Immigration Detention Center in Suan Phlu area. A Zimbabwean family consisting of 2 men, 2 women and 4 children who were stuck at the Suvarnabhumi airport,… Read more »
Another Filipino in Thailand succumbed to death in a motorcycle accident in Phetchaburi and family and friends are raising funds to repatriate his remains. Erick Peralta Gan, 30, a teacher who worked for Sarasas Witaed Phetchaburi, died in a motorcycle accident in the same province. Loss of control of the vehicle is seen to be… Read more »
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Dual pricing has been a big issue for expats in the kingdom but what if a local is mistakenly identified as a Chinese tourist? This became a viral hit on Facebook after a local Thai woman paid 150THB for a regular portion of Thai food. On Monday, January 15, Suthaporn Lee said she ordered pad… Read more »
A consular outreach in Hatyai has been scheduled by the Philippine Embassy in Thailand on February 24, 9:00am to 5:00pm, at the 16th floor of Ploy Pailin Room, Siam Center Hotel, 23-35 Niphat-utit 2 road, Hatyai, Songkla, 90110, as detailed on their Facebook post. The embassy in inviting all its constituents to avail of the… Read more »
9 Filipinos fighting for what is believed to be their land had been sentenced to death in Malaysia. A Malaysian court handed down death sentences in connection to the 2013 incursion into the Malaysian part of Borneo island by Philippine fighters seeking to stake an ancient claim, as reported by GMA News. This incursion by… Read more »