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by buksida
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Govt crackdown on Airbnb, declares bookings illegal
Replies: 40
Views: 3319

Re: Govt crackdown on Airbnb, declares bookings illegal

THAI LAW: CASE CLOSED ON AIRBNB. HERE’S WHY IT WON’T MATTER. After panic erupted among thousands of Airbnb providers worried the days of sweet, tax-free income were over, the company told them Saturday that yes, they are breaking the law. “Travel is evolving rapidly, and existing rules in Thailand ...
by buksida
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: What are the TV service options in Hua Hin.
Replies: 62
Views: 2688

Re: What are the TV service options in Hua Hin.

Will give it a go then, looks very similar to the Expat TV formula which worked pretty well.
by buksida
Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: What are the TV service options in Hua Hin.
Replies: 62
Views: 2688

Re: What are the TV service options in Hua Hin.

So is this Teatime TV a free or paid service? If the latter how much and is it worth it? Getting fed up with Kodi streams not running over half the time. Edit: just read the site, its paid, works out at 8,300 per year so not cheap. We dont watch that much TV and I can still get most things from torr...
by buksida
Fri Jun 22, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: List of jobs reserved for Thais trimmed
Replies: 1
Views: 239

List of jobs reserved for Thais trimmed

Foreigners as of July 1 will be permitted to work in 12 professions previously reserved for Thais, though 28 other kinds of jobs remain off limits, including traditional Thai-style massage. An updated list of occupations reserved for Thais was announced on Thursday, the number dropping from 39 on th...
by buksida
Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: News
Topic: Hundreds of foreigners/teachers arrested in nationwide operation X-Ray Outlaw Foreigner
Replies: 27
Views: 2681

Re: Hundreds of foreigners/teachers arrested in nationwide operation X-Ray Outlaw Foreigner

GERMANS, RUSSIANS NETTED IN THIS WEEK’S ‘X-RAY’ FOREIGNER RAIDS More than 100 foreigners were arrested Thursday night in yet another raid targeting schools, hotels and restaurants nationwide. The latest round of the tourist police’s weekly operation saw 110 foreigners rounded up from 83 locations a...
by buksida
Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: News
Topic: PM to meet Macron and May
Replies: 7
Views: 482

Re: PM to meet Macron and May

May calls for 'free elections' in Thailand British Prime Minister Theresa May called for "free and open elections" in Thailand as she met with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha in London on Wednesday. During their sit-down, Gen Prayut assured May that Thailand would hold a general election early nex...
by buksida
Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: News
Topic: Hundreds of foreigners/teachers arrested in nationwide operation X-Ray Outlaw Foreigner
Replies: 27
Views: 2681

Re: Hundreds of foreigners/teachers arrested in nationwide operation X-Ray Outlaw Foreigner

THOUSANDS OF FOREIGNERS TURNED AWAY AT THAI AIRPORTS More than 3,600 foreigners with criminal records have been arrested at or turned away from five major airports in the first six months of the year, immigration police said Sunday. In what was described as a national security effort, immigration o...
by buksida
Thu Jun 21, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: A New Theory Says That People With Rh-Negative Blood Actually Come From Outer Space
Replies: 6
Views: 278

A New Theory Says That People With Rh-Negative Blood Actually Come From Outer Space

Believe it or not, most individuals are unaware of their own blood type. Human beings have only four types of blood—A, AB, B and the universal O type. Within these types of blood, you can have an RH factor of either negative or positive. What does that mean? The Rhesus factor (Rh), means that anyone...
by buksida
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Hua Hin Forum software upgrade
Replies: 411
Views: 38958

Re: Hua Hin Forum software upgrade

If you can read this, Tapatalk is working again!

Sent from my Lenovo A6020a46 using Tapatalk

by buksida
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 694
Views: 82268

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

10 hurt when passenger bus plunges into ditch An interprovincial passenger bus travelling from Bangkok to the Northeast plunged into a roadside ditch in Sida district of Nakhon Ratchasim province in the early hours of Wednesday, injuring 10 passengers. Police said the bus was carrying at least 30 p...
by buksida
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The i-things - Apple devices and software thread
Replies: 183
Views: 24200

Re: The i-things - Apple devices and software thread

Apple fined millions for Australia false iPhone claims Apple was Tuesday fined Aus$9 million (US$6.7 million) by an Australian court for making false claims about consumer rights when refusing to fix faulty iPhones and iPads previously repaired by a third party. Customers of the US tech giant had c...
by buksida
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Foo
Topic: What is your Passion in Life?
Replies: 8
Views: 302

Re: What is your Passion in Life?

Travelling more.
PeteC wrote:
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:57 pm
Relationships, marriage, children, money, work, unforeseen circumstances......all these things have gotten in the way over the years.
All of that is getting in the way!
by buksida
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 694
Views: 82268

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

18 students injured as school van crashes into ditch in Hat Yai Eighteen students were slightly injured when their school van crashed into a roadside ditch about one kilometre from their school in Songkhla's Hat Yai district on Tuesday morning. The accident occurred on the Hat Yai-bound Asia highwa...
by buksida
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2776
Views: 240492

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

11 provinces warned of floods, high waves Two provinces in the lower Central and nine in the South have been warned of possible flash floods, landslides and strong wind waves, according to Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department director-general Chayapol Thitisak. Mr Chayapol said the departm...
by buksida
Mon Jun 18, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Bomb disposal squad finds device near soi 6 Hua Hin
Replies: 11
Views: 998

Bomb disposal squad finds device near soi 6 Hua Hin

115376_th.jpg Bomb disposal experts were called to the Soi 6 area of Hua Hin on Monday morning following the discovery of an object which locals said looked like an explosive device. Local police and military officials attended the scene next to railway line on Soi 6 where they found an M18 smoke g...