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by buksida
Tue Jun 27, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 539
Views: 61922

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

15 people hurt in bus accident

Fifteen passengers were injured when their interprovincial bus ran into the dividing ditch on the Mittraphap Highway in Muang district early on Monday morning.

http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general ... s-accident
by buksida
Mon Jun 26, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Bitcoin miners flood Bangkok computer expo
Replies: 0
Views: 142

Bitcoin miners flood Bangkok computer expo

Thousands flocked to a computer expo over the weekend to snatch up components to mine online money. The craze, which led to a nationwide shortage of key computer hardware followed a spike of interest in cryptocurrency – digital money unregulated by any central bank or federal reserve. The most famou...
by buksida
Mon Jun 26, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai household debt deeper than ever
Replies: 18
Views: 2338

Re: Thais deeper in debt due to govt policies

Thai household loan rate third highest in Asia The household debt ratio in Thailand was the third largest in Asia in the third quarter of 2016, according a Bank of Thailand unit. The Puey Ungphakorn Institute for Economic Research found Thailand’s household debt was at 71.2% of gross domestic produ...
by buksida
Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The computer and software security thread
Replies: 92
Views: 17285

Re: The computer and software security thread

Thailand in top 10 for malware in Asia Thailand ranks among the top 10 countries in Asia-Pacific for the number of malware attacks because of high rates of software piracy and internet use, Microsoft says. "Thailand is still one of the countries across the region most at risk of malware threats, be...
by buksida
Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: New railway to connect Suratthani to Phuket
Replies: 3
Views: 421

New railway to connect Suratthani to Phuket

c1_1274567_170624103629_620x413.jpg A new railway development project that will connect marine attractions in the Gulf of Thailand to the Andaman Sea was set out in a public hearing on Friday to gauge opinion. More than 100 people, including provincial officials and local people, yesterday attended...
by buksida
Wed Jun 21, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Sunday Brunch at hotels
Replies: 11
Views: 1124

Re: Sunday Brunch at hotels

The Intercon regularly advertise brunches and events, though I doubt you'll find 'free flow' anywhere in Hua Hin.

http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.ph ... 2&start=57
by buksida
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: How has the terrorism of 2016 affected tourism in HH?
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: How has the terrorism of 2016 affected tourism in HH?

Since you haven't had a reply I'll give it a go ... Terrorism will affect travel to any country afflicted by it and yes those that live here will see 2017 tourist numbers way down on previous years. Where I live in the south you can often go for days without even seeing another white person at this ...
by buksida
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Crowded Suvarnabhumi nosedives in airport ranking
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Crowded Suvarnabhumi nosedives in airport ranking

In 2017, AirHelp created a benchmark in airport excellence. Applying rigorous methodology similar to our airline rankings, AirHelp Score for airports gives you the low-down on how well the world’s big hubs are delivering for passengers. The score is calculated like this: 45% On-Time Performance 45% ...
by buksida
Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Hotel for 'slightly disabled with walking stick'
Replies: 22
Views: 1963

Re: Hotel for 'slightly disabled with walking stick'

Your post was moved, all discussion on the Pattaya ferry is here: http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.ph ... &start=468
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member
Replies: 1
Views: 732

Re: New Member

Welcome to the forum, have a read of this to get started and ask away with any questions.

http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=10054
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand tourist slump continues
Replies: 390
Views: 45841

Re: Thailand tourist slump continues

Thailand faces losing tourists to neighbours Expanding air traffic to the region could lead to lost travel opportunities for Thailand in the future as tourists fly directly to Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV), say foreign tourism buyers at the Thailand Travel Mart Plus in Chiang Mai yeste...
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Digital Surgery
Replies: 2460
Views: 126024

Re: The Digital Surgery

Everyone will have a different answer, and it all depends on your budget, you can spend 1,000 or 20,000 baht on a graphics card alone! But if you want something to last the next five years I'd go for the following ... CPU: Intel i5 or AMD FX 9000 series RAM: Kingston DDR4 16 GB Hard Drive: SSD 256GB...
by buksida
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Trip south to Koh Samui
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: Trip south to Koh Samui

stubby wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:14 pm
Also can anybody offer a nice halfway spot to stop off at to break the journey up.
Bangsaphan is a great little spot about half way: http://www.bangsaphanguide.com/
by buksida
Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: TV series worth downloading
Replies: 703
Views: 36426

Re: TV series worth downloading

The Handmaid's Tale Running now on UK channel 4 I think, but you can access the whole series on Kodi or torrents. I remember reading this for my English Lit A-level, a powerful book set in a dystopian future where a woman lives as a concubine under a religious right wing regime. The series is well ...
by buksida
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Locked: No Visa Run after August 12th
Replies: 8
Views: 1195

Re: No Visa Run after August 12th 2017

Why is there nothing in the English media about this, nothing on BK Post, Nation, Google News, TV ... Farcebook should be awash with this ...