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More arrest warrants issued for Thailand’s phony lawyers

In General News by Andrew DrummondLeave a Comment

BUT THE HORSES HAVE BOLTED The Bangkok Appeal Court issued two more arrest warrants today for the two phony lawyers, American Drew Noyes, and Scot Brian Goudie, after they failed to turn up to face criminal libel charges. Warrants have already been issued for Drew Noyes, who was convicted of extortion but fled while on appeal (which he lost) and …

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‘WE DON’T WANT SEX TOURISM’ SAYS TOURISM MINISTER – BUT WHO ARE ‘WE’?

In General News by Andrew Drummond1 Comment

SEX TOURIST CAUGHT WITH PANTS DOWN TWICE SAYS ‘ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!’ While the foreign media appear to be store by the interview  by blue blooded Thai Tourism Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrankgkul in which she told Reuters ‘We want the sex industry gone’, sex tourists can be re-assured that the vibrant sex industry is not yet on the way out. Its unlikely …

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WARRANT ISSUED FOR PATTAYA PROPERTY SCAMMER IN CARIBBEAN

In Conmen and Scammers, General News, Harlequin Property, Headland Holdings, Niels Colov by Andrew Drummond1 Comment

BOSS WITH PHONY PROJECTS ON THAI EASTERN SEABOARD FLEES BY BOAT A warrant of arrest has been issued in St Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean for Briton David Ames the boss of Harlequin Property, who, together with fellow Brit Richard Haughton, swindled hundreds of people who had invested in properties on Thailand’s eastern seaboard. Ames, the subject of …

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HERE’S HOW TO GET THE REFERENDUM MESSAGE ACROSS MR. CAMERON!

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SIMPLE – JUST JAIL THE OPPOSITION THAI-STYLE Thailand’s military dictator General Prayuth Chan-Ocha who has jailed many dissenters and is now making undisguised and widespread threats to jail more – has firmly targeted journalists in a bid to push through a new constitution which will drag the country back 100 years. The latest arrest of the Prachatai journalist is a …

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‘GOOD GUYS IN BAD GUYS OUT’ ARE THAI IMMIGRATION AUTHORITIES JOKING?

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BAD GUYS WIN IN THAI DRIVE TO CLEAR UP UNDESIREABLE ALIENS If military intelligence seems a contradictory term, then Thai military intelligence must be up there in the stratosphere. Following the military take-over of the country’s premier sex resort city of Pattaya a report to ‘Military Circle 14’ has  resulted in the announcement of the arrest of hapless Brit Andy …

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‘REMOVE THIS STORY OR I’LL SET YOU UP AS A PAEDOPHILE!’

In boiler rooms, General News by Andrew Drummond2 Comments

THREAT COMES AS FINANCIAL SCAMMERS MUSCLE IN ON BURMA AND CAMBODIA   ‘Cornettos, very young schoolgirls, a secret pad – and a journo’ Independent financial advisers, feeling the heat in Bangkok, have been stepping up their efforts to find customers in Myanmar paying flying visits to offer unbeatable deals to expats wondering what to do with their pension money. Myanmar …

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FINNS FLY IN FOR COURT SHOWDOWN OVER MIGRANT WORKERS AT ‘NATURAL FRUIT’

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The executive director of Finnwatch, the consumer group which produced a critical report on the Thai pineapple canning company ‘Natural Fruit’ citing its treatment of migrant Burmese labour, is to fly in from Helsinki to Bangkok to the trial of British team member Andy Hall later this week. In the long running farce in which Natural Fruit has selected Hall …