Archive For September 6, 2017

Brave Thailand Lose 2-1 to Australia

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Brave Thailand Lose 2-1 to Australia

Thailand put up a brave rearguard action against Australia in Melbourne but went down by two goals to one. Australia knew that a big win would give them automatic qualification to the World Cup Finals but a combination of desperate defending and bad luck meant they now face Syria in a two-legged play-off next month….

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Ambitious Plans for Pattaya Airport Delayed.

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Ambitious Plans for Pattaya Airport Delayed.

The full launch of what is intended to be Bangkok’s third airport has been put on hold – again. U-Tapao Rayong-Pattaya International Airport is behind with its 1.7-billion baht expansion that was originally to open last month. The reasons given were unfinished autobridges, insufficient public toilet facilities and immigration issues. However, U-Tapao Airport authority confirms…

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‘Sweet Talking Woman’ Dupes Would Be Grooms

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‘Sweet Talking Woman’ Dupes Would Be Grooms

Police in Loei province in the Northeast are looking for a woman who is alleged to have cheated at least six men out of dowries and left them standing at the temple. The serial bigamist came to light after the men compared notes on Facebook and realized they had all been ripped off by the…

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American Actor Behaving Badly in Thailand

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American Actor Behaving Badly in Thailand

An American actor was caught on camera launching a bizarre rant at Big C supermarket in Pattaya on Thursday evening. Geoffrey Giuliano, 63, was filmed jumping the queue before shouting “f*** you, I’m a American, I do what I want”. The incident, which was shared on a Facebook page, was said to have taken place…

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Khon Kaen Smart City

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Khon Kaen Smart City

Here at Khon Kaen Times we’re all about promoting Khon Kaen and we’re in good company. Of the provinces that are part of the government’s “smart city plans”, Khon Kaen appears to have made the greatest progress. This is largely down to a group of Khon Kaen citizens taking the initiative themselves. The band of entrepreneurs…

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