Entrepreneurship

Easy Living Phuket: ‘Top 10 Real Estate Agency in South East Asia’

Easy Living Phuket: ‘Top 10 Real Estate Agency in South East Asia’

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At only 31 years old Asa Marsh has built Easy Living Phuket from the ground up and on the 7th of Dec achieved the title of ‘Top 10 Real Estate Agency in South East Asia’ This massive success has been attributed to understanding the needs of property buyers in Phuket. […]

Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket appoints new general manager

Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket appoints new general manager

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PHUKET: Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket has announced the appointment of Benjamin Perera as General Manager, effective as of December 2018. The Malaysian-born professional graduated with a NTC-2 Certificate in Food and Beverage in Singapore. Prior to joining the Dusit family, Mr Perera gained experience while working for the Hyatt International […]

Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort and Laguna Phuket win at 2018 Asia Sports Industry Awards

Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort and Laguna Phuket win at 2018 Asia Sports Industry Awards

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Sports industry professionals from around the world walked the 2018 SPIA Asia – Asia’s Sports Industry Awards & Conference red carpet yesterday (November 20) and at a lavish Awards Gala attended by more than 400 VIPs, federations, rights holders, agencies and brands, Gold, Silver and Bronze winners in 20 award categories were […]

Custom superyacht builder Oceanco joins Phuket’s KRSR

Custom superyacht builder Oceanco joins Phuket’s KRSR

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PHUKET: Privately owned custom superyacht builder Oceanco has joined the Kata Rocks Superyacht Rendezvous (KRSR ). Ocenco builds full displacement yachts in 80metres long, or longer. Since its inception in 1987, Oceanco has built 29 custom superyachts up to 110m in length. Several 100m-plus yachts are currently under construction. “The […]

Technicalbiomed helping to turn Thailand into beauty hub

Technicalbiomed helping to turn Thailand into beauty hub

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“Technicalbiomed” plans to expand its market share in cosmetic surgery as well as in obstetrics and gynaecology segments by turning Thailand into an Asian hub for aesthetics and beauty. Warut Suttinan, managing director of Technicalbiomed, an importer and distributor of aesthetic medical devices in Thailand, said: “Thailand is now recognised […]

Yacht show forces combine for Phuket’s ‘only boat show’

Yacht show forces combine for Phuket’s ‘only boat show’

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PHUKET: In a joint statement issued today (Oct 8), Gulu Lalvani, Chairman of Royal Phuket Marina, by Andy Treadwell, CEO of Verventia Pte Ltd, owners of the Thailand Yacht Show (TYS), and Gael and Olivier Burlot, owners of Asia RendezVous, announced that the three parties have agreed to collaborate in […]

Angsana held high for HR

Angsana held high for HR

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PHUKET: The Angsana Laguna Phuket in Cherng Talay, on Phuket’s west coast, has been recognised with a national award commending the resort for its excellence in human resources practices. The resort was bestowed the ‘Thailand Labour Management Excellence Award 2018’ by the Department of Labour Protection and Welfare at an […]

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach appoints Harold Rainfroy as GM

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach appoints Harold Rainfroy as GM

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Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket has announced the appointment of Harold Rainfroy as General Manager who starts in his new role on September 14.  Harold, previously the General Manager of Mövenpick Hotel Mactan Island, Cebu in the Philippines, brings with him more than 30 years of experience in […]

Hyatt Regency Phuket appoints new General Manager

Hyatt Regency Phuket appoints new General Manager

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PHUKET: Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort has announced the appointment of Samit Ganguly as General Manager, overseeing all aspects of day-to-day operations at the resort of 201 rooms and suites located along Phuket’s prestigious west-coast at Kamala Cove. With over 18-years’ hospitality experience and a comprehensive background in sales and marketing, […]

Tourism stakeholders commit to plastic-free future at PHIST

Tourism stakeholders commit to plastic-free future at PHIST

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Leading hotels and tourism groups have signed the “Phuket Pledge” at Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism Forum 2018 (PHIST) establishing a model for the future development of islands throughout Asia that embraces sustainability as a core and sets urgent goals for long-term change. The Phuket Pledge is a commitment […]