PHUKET XTRA - July 23 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Rapper fined for ’government slur’|:| Activists indicted for lese majeste over rally |:| New Phuket Sandbox rule |:| Rule change for domestic arrivals |:| PPAO eyes B98m for Moderna Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- Another Phuket rule change: Negative COVID results must be issued in past 72 hours 2- New Phuket rule passes 3- PPAO eyes B98mn budget to buy Moderna vaccine for Phuket 4- Activists indicted for lese majeste over protest near German embassy MORE: Protesters march to German embassy 5- Rapper fined B2,000 for ’government slur’ MORE: Ruling party distances themselves from complaints over ’influencers’
PHUKET XTRA - July 22 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Universities told to cut fees by 50% |:| 7 Airlines ask for B5 bn loan |:| Phuket lifeguard warnings |:| New order for non-overnight arrivals |:| COVID Update Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1-Thailand COVID Update MORE: Phuket COVID Update 2- New order allows specific Phuket arrivals to present one document 3- Phuket lifeguards warn of rips as foreigners rescued 4- Universities told to cut fees by 50% 5- B5 billion loan request from 7 Thai airlines
PHUKET XTRA - July 21 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Muay Thai closer to the Olympics |:| Legal loophole stalls Layan Beach clearing |:| COVID Update |:| 400 domestic arrivals denied |:| Booster shots for 7,000 medical workers in Phuket Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- 400 domestic arrivals were denied entry while international tourists arrivals nearly at 9,000 2- Phuket Sandbox visitor facing prosecution for failing to complete 14-day stay MORE: Phuket Sandbo tourists reminded to have COVID insurance 3- Booster shots for 7,000 medical workers in Phuket begins 4- Legal loophole stalls clearing of illegal land occupiers at Layan Beach 5- Muay Thai one step closer to the Olympics 6- Record 13,002 new Covid-19 cases in Thailand, 108 deaths MORE: British man Phuket’s latest Sandbo infected case
PHUKET XTRA - July 20 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Police investigations over ’Dragon Tiger’ gambling den |:| Death penalty upheld for gold-heist schoolmaster |:| Talks to alleviate Heroine’s Monument traffic |:| Thailand COVID Update Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- Phuket City Police investigated over ‘Dragon Tiger’ gambling den MORE: Police net 20 in fish fight gambling raid MORE: 27 arrested for gambling, illegal gathering 2- Talks to alleviate traffic at Heroines Monument underway 3- Death penalty upheld for deadly gold-heist schoolmaster 4- Thailand COVID Update
PHUKET XTRA - July 19 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Leaked AstraZeneca letter and Thai response |:| Protests sees water cannons, tear gas |:| All flights out of Bangkok grounded, lockdown imposed |:| New Phuket restrictions Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- New restrictions for Phuket 2- All flights out of Bangkok canceled MORE: 13 provinces to be under curfew, lockdown until Aug 2 MORE: Travel restrictions for people in 13 lockdown provinces 3- Fate of 100m-dose vaccination hangs in the air MORE: Anutin insists AZ lift local jab target from 3 million 4- Cops train cannon on anti-govt protesters
PHUKET XTRA - July 16 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Hoteliers optimistic over recovery |:| COVID Visa extensions |:| Long-stay visa proposal |:|Thailand COVID Update |:| 30% domestic arrivals denied entry Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- Phuket hoteliers optimistic on recovery 2- COVID visa extensions open for 2 more months 3- 30% of arrivals denied entry to Phuket on Day 1 of new requirements 4- Long stay visa proposal 5- Thailand COVID Update MORE: Phuket COVID Update
PHUKET XTRA - July 15 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket AstraZeneca asks to extend timeline of vaccine delivery |:| Rawai bars as restaurants |:| Tighter checks begin for Bangkok arrivals |:| 4 locations for rapid antigen COVID tests |:| Thailand COVID Update Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- AstraZeneca producers say they can’t make the 61m vaccine dose deliveries to Thailand MORE: Ministry mulls jab export quota 2- Rawai bars encouraged to reopen as restaurants 3- Tighter checks, but Phuket rules for travelling to Phang Nga unchanged MORE: Phuket officials: Prepare for new entry requirements, or go home 4- Phuket officials announce four locations for rapid antigen tests 5- Thailand COVID Update MORE: Phuket COVID Update
PHUKET XTRA - July 14 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Phuket officials deny claims of Sandbox tourists |:| Phuket health chief details latest COVID deaths |:| FDA approves over the counter COVID test kits |:| Space Affairs bill in the pipeline Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- Phuket officials deny claims unhappy Sandbox tourists have gone home as fake news MORE: Phuket Sandbox: Good idea, gone wrong 2- Phuket health chief details latest COVID deaths on the island MORE: Thailand COVID Update 3- FDA approved over the counter COVID test kits 4- Space Affairs bill in the pipeline for Thailand
PHUKET XTRA - July 13 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket Government shifts stance on Sinovac |:| Phuket catch-up vaccination sessions |:| Phuket sandbox tourists tie the knot |:| COVID Update Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket 1- government shifts stance on Sinovac MORE: Sinovac-produced antibodies ’halve every 40 days’ 2- Phuket catch-up vaccination sessions to open 3- Hong Kong groom braves Phuket Sandbox to get married 4- Thailand COVID Update MORE: Phuket COVID Update
PHUKET XTRA - July 12 || Brought to you by @PVC Phuket
New requirements for domestic arrivals |:| 6 tourists infected |:| Phuket braces for more cases |:| All schools closed |:| COVID Update
Hosted by: JP Mestanza || #Phuket
1- 6 Phuket Sandbox tourists infected with COVID including 2 young sisters
2-PPHO braces for infections; Delta, Beta variants confirmed in Phuket 3- Phuket officials: Prepare for new entry requirements, or go home MORE: All Bangkok-Phuket buses cancelled 4- All schools in Phuket ordered closed for two weeks 5- Thailand COVID Update MORE: Phuket COVID Update
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