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by buksida
Wed Apr 19, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Immigration letter for buying a car or motorbike
Replies: 33
Views: 1868

Re: Immigration letter for buying a car or motorbike

:offtopic: Wasn't this thread about a letter to buy or sell a vehicle?
by buksida
Tue Apr 11, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Thailand Calendar
Replies: 30
Views: 10404

Re: Thailand Calendar

THAILAND ADDS TWO NEW HOLIDAYS TO THE YEAR Two new national holidays marking the reign of King Rama X were added to the calendar Tuesday by the interim cabinet. The two new holidays include July 28, King Vajiralongkorn’s birthday, and Oct. 13, which will mark to the death of his father, King Bhumib...
by buksida
Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Thai lawyer who can handle UK divorce
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: Thai lawyer who can handle UK divorce

There is a law firm that sponsors this very forum: http://www.huahinmedia.com/chavalitfinch.php
by buksida
Mon Apr 10, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Bluport Mall news, events and updates
Replies: 223
Views: 30537

Re: Hua Hin Bluport Mall news and updates

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by buksida
Sun Apr 09, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Jalapeno Seeds
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Jalapeno Seeds

Cheers, I tried pretty much everything from washing up liquid to tobacco! The little nets you can buy on eBay also.
by buksida
Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Jalapeno Seeds
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Jalapeno Seeds

Yes, all the same principle no matter what chili you're growing.
by buksida
Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Jalapeno Seeds
Replies: 5
Views: 399

Re: Jalapeno Seeds

I've never seen them in Thailand so ordered mine from an Australian seed bank on eBay. They arrived about two weeks later. You can buy the soil and pots here but you will need some fertilizer for he seedlings such as 'Chili Focus' (which you also cant get here). My first batch grew well but then the...
by buksida
Sun Apr 02, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Immigration letter for buying a car or motorbike
Replies: 33
Views: 1868

Re: Immigration letter for buying a car or motorbike

Talking of inconsistency, there is only a fee for this residency letter from immigration departments in tourist towns, if you live in a normal Thai town you can get this letter from the police station for no charge.
by buksida
Sat Apr 01, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: VPN Recommendations
Replies: 75
Views: 7163

Re: VPN Recommendations

Just tried Tor but it's not compatible with my version of FF apparently, and I've just checked and I have the latest version of FF, 52 I think. ???? Tor is a separate browser, it is not an add-on and does not affect your existing installation of Firefox, it is a skinnied down version of FF that run...
by buksida
Sat Apr 01, 2017 2:17 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: VPN Recommendations
Replies: 75
Views: 7163

Re: VPN Recommendations

If you want to keep FF, or a version of it, use Tor Browser - it is based on Firefox.

https://www.torproject.org/projects/torbrowser.html.en
by buksida
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: 1st April 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 290

Re: 1st April 2017

90-DAY REPORTING TO BE SCRAPPED FOR EXPATS Mandatory 90-day reporting for foreigners will be rescinded next week, the immigration bureau announced Saturday. The surprise announcement was made by bureau director Vorayuth Petnoi, who said forcing foreign residents to submit themselves and their perso...
by buksida
Mon Mar 27, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Freak motorcycle occurrence, or a regular happening?
Replies: 4
Views: 453

Re: Freak motorcycle occurrence, or a regular happening?

Teens like to bling up their bikes and part of this process includes removing the protective belt/chain cover so, no, this is not a design fault of the vehicle.
by buksida
Sun Mar 26, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Digital Surgery
Replies: 2454
Views: 122537

Re: The Digital Surgery

I dont use that app but I think you have to disable 'Google photos backup' to stop it trying to upload your pics every time.
by buksida
Sun Mar 26, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: New labels and tax to tackle Thailand's junk food problem
Replies: 11
Views: 968

New labels and tax to tackle Thailand's junk food problem

Since early this year, a person with leafy arms has begun appearing on food packaging to signify the difference between shameful midnight snacks and healthier fare. With the obesity rate now at nearly one-in-three adults, public health policy is taking a two-prong approach to the sugary drinks and s...
by buksida
Sat Mar 25, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: GBP vs THB
Replies: 1388
Views: 102478

Re: GBP vs THB

I would never use a bank website to get an accurate exchange rate, they always add their own spread to the real market rate which can be found on fx sites such as: http://www.xe.com/currencyconverter/convert/?Amount=1&From=GBP&To=THB https://www.oanda.com/currency/converter/ Edit: A tip for for anyo...