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Thai Women Hit Out At Praiya On Social Media

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Thai Women Hit Out At Praiya On Social Media

All the old stereotypes emerged online as Thais vented their disapproval of a woman in the news who said she had dated 5,000 foreigners. Praiya Suriya had given advice and opinion on foreign men earlier in the week and was offering a course on how to snare a rich and good farang. She called herself an expert in dating…

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10,000 bht Bounty For Capture Of Rare Antique Shop Sign Thief

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10,000 bht Bounty For Capture Of Rare Antique Shop Sign Thief

Police in the northeastern province of Kalasin are looking for whoever stole a shop’s century-old sign after its owner offered 10,000 baht reward. The sign, which hung over a grocery store called Lao Sun Kee, was stolen in the early hours of Sunday. Store owner Jiraporn Laopongpitch, who offered the bounty on Tuesday, said she…

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Thai Lady Offers Course On How To Get The Most Out Of Rich Foreigners

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Thai Lady Offers Course On How To Get The Most Out Of Rich Foreigners

A Thai woman who advertised herself as having dated over 5,000 rich men became the talk of the town today after launching an online course designed to guide other Thai women in catching and keeping rich foreigners. For Thai women out there who want an ATM as a boyfriend, a woman in Khon Kaen, who…

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Immigration Bust A Ring Of African And Afghan Men Paying 5,000 bht For Thai Wives

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Immigration Bust A Ring Of African And Afghan Men Paying 5,000 bht For Thai Wives

  Thai immigration in Bangkok have entrapped a gang of Nigerians and Afghans who were paying Thai women to marry men so they could get long term visas for Thailand. They advertised for Thai women on Facebook paying just 5,000 baht a time to register marriages. Officials became suspicious and planned a sting when the gang – seven Nigerians…

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Buriram Ease Through Difficult Cup Tie At Ratchaburi

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Buriram Ease Through Difficult Cup Tie At Ratchaburi

Buriram came away with a hard-earned 1-0 victory at Ratchaburi which they just about deserved. They created the better chances, though both sides were guilty of wastefulness in front of goal. Tunez was outstanding at the back but once again the star of the show was Diogo. He was a constant threat and the Ratchaburi…

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Australian Man Fleeing From Police Following An Accident Kills Udon Woman

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Australian Man Fleeing From Police Following An Accident Kills Udon Woman

A 55 year old Australian man fleeing police after a minor traffic accident hit and killed a 50 year old woman on a motorcycle in downtown Udon. Her son and another boy who she had just picked up from school are gravely injured in hospital. Police found Joel Mackerry (name translated from Thai script) sobbing behind the wheel of…

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Dutch Money Launderer And Thai Wife Have Sentences Reduced

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Dutch Money Launderer And Thai Wife Have Sentences Reduced

A man from the Netherlands convicted for laundering money in Thailand allegedly made from the cannabis trade in his home country, has had his sentence drastically reduced by the criminal court in Bangkok. His Thai wife will also serve much less time. Johan or Johannes van Laarhoven was originally sentenced back in 2015 to 103 years following his…

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Woman Who Sold Her Daughter Into Soapy Massage Is Also Involved In Korat Politician Sex Scandal

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Woman Who Sold Her Daughter Into Soapy Massage Is Also Involved In Korat Politician Sex Scandal

A mother who sold her own daughter into the sex trade has also supplied under 18 girls to politicians in Nakorn Rachasima, Bangkok police have revealed. A warrant for the arrest of three politicians on charges of rape have been made. Yesterday Chok Chai police mounted a raid on the We Too Entertainment soapy massage establishment in Lat…

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Mystery Surrounds Cambodian Man With 126 Bank Cards And Over 3 Million Baht In Cash

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Mystery Surrounds Cambodian Man With 126 Bank Cards And Over 3 Million Baht In Cash

It was the ultimate in drawing attention to yourself. A Cambodian man was annoying the queue at a Kasikorn ATM near the border at Rong Kleua market in Aranyaprathet. He had been withdrawing and transferring money for a very long time using dozens of ATM cards. So long in fact that people in the queue got suspicious and called…

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TR Motorsport Return To Chang International Circuit In August

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TR Motorsport Return To Chang International Circuit In August

Since the opening of the Chang International Circuit, the Buriram Times has made many new friends in the racing world, both two wheels and four. One such team is TR Motorsport who are a car racing outfit based in Pattaya . They will be returning to Buriram in August and we were going to run…

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