In this video, you'll watch as Phuket's rich Russian invasion continues! You'll see as Russian businessmen and their families move into some of the most exclusive resorts on the island, and soon Phuket will be nothing like it has been before.
So what does this mean for the locals? Well, it means more competition for jobs, lower wages, and less opportunity for the locals. But don't worry, the Russians seem to be having a lot of fun. In this video, you'll see for yourself as the Russian invasion of Phuket continues!
Thanathorn queried over Thaksin claims
Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, the leader of the Progressive Movement and key supporter of the Move Forward Party (MFP), has been questioned if he has made a political deal with Thaksin Shinawatra, the de facto leader of the Pheu Thai Party.
Source - The Bangkok Post
Body of missing foreign man found on Freedom Beach
PHUKET: The body of the Senegalese man washed into the sea by strong waves at Freedom Beach on Friday (July 28) has been found this morning (July 30) near the location where he was last seen swimming.
Source - The Phuket News
Russian Elites Are Transforming Thailand’s Biggest Island as They Become More Unwelcome in the West
Thailand has long been a top destination for tourists. But one group in particular is now flocking to Phuket, the country’s largest island: Russian elites.
Sources - Bloomberg News - Robbo Report
Foreign tourist dies after drinking ganja tea in Pattaya
A foreign tourist collapsed and died inside a marijuana café on Pattaya’s Walking Street early Sunday after drinking a cup of marijuana tea, police said.
Source - The Nation Thailand
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