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PHUKET: Phuket suffered its seventh death attributed to COVID-19 in the latest outbreak, the Phuket Provincial Public Health Bureau (PPHO) has announced. Authorities in Phuket reported three new infections for yesterday (June 25), leaving the total number of people infected on the island since April 3 at 719. Photo: PPHO The news arrived with the …

On the eve of Phuket Island’s opening to international tourists, British producer / songwriter Will Robinson is releasing a music video titled “Now is the time” to encourage tourists to return to Thailand. The filmed video is filmed in 23 stunning locations across Thailand of a Thai couple on an extraordinary dream adventure vacation featuring …

Both resorts are fully equipped to accommodate guests in accordance with local government guidelines and advice from the World Health Organization. Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas and Anantara Layan Phuket Resort are launching the “Ultimate Family Vacation” package to reopen Phuket’s international borders on July 1, 2021. After nearly 18 months of being closed to …

SINGAPORE: In June, Thailand announced plans to reopen Phuket to tourists vaccinated against COVID-19 and coming from low and medium risk countries. If all goes according to plan, tourists who meet these conditions can travel to Phuket without having to go through quarantine. Publicity Publicity They can walk around the island instead of being confined …

Cabinet approves Phuket sandbox Reopening of the Gulf Islands on July 15 Patong Beach in Phuket, normally a tourist attraction, is nearly empty in November 2020 (Photo by Apinya Wipatayotin) The cabinet on Tuesday approved the Phuket sandbox tourism program which sees the island reopening on July 1, followed by a trio of destinations in …

BANGKOK (The Nation / ANN): The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Monday approved measures to prepare the aviation industry to reopen Thailand to foreign tourists, starting with Phuket on July 1 in as part of the Phuket Tourism Sandbox program. Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob, who chaired the CAA meeting, said: “If the program proves to …

PHUKET: Phuket suffered its sixth death attributed to COVID-19 in the latest outbreak, the Phuket Provincial Public Health Bureau (PPHO) has announced. The death, marked yesterday (June 20), is the fourth COVID death on the island in the past three weeks. The news arrived with the standard daily update of new infections on the island …

(MENAFN – Colombo Gazette) A large quantity of tarballs found in Phuket is believed to be linked to the vessel MV X-Press Pearl which sank in Sri Lankan waters. A major cleanup is underway along Naiyang Beach in Phuket following the discovery of tar balls today. Environmentalists in Phuket said drone cameras detected oil floating …

PHUKET: After two days of recording five new infections every day for the past two days, the daily report from the Phuket Provincial Public Health Bureau (PPHO) for today (June 19) only reported two infections for today, bringing the total number of people infected on the island since April 3 to 701. The 701 cases …

PM calls for caution as Phuket prepares to reopen CCSA approves “Sandbox” programs On Friday, the Center for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) approved in principle the pilot plan to reopen Phuket on July 1 and later on the popular islands of Surat Thani – Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao – to tourists fully. …

Follow Bloomberg on Messenger LINE for all the business news and analysis you need. Thailand finalized its plan to reopen Phuket on July 1, the so-called Phuket Sandbox, which will allow fully vaccinated tourists to visit the island without having to self-quarantine. This is the first time in more than a year that foreign visitors …