On January, 20th 2012. At 9.30 am. Mr. Paiboon Upatising, The President of Phuket Provincial Administration Organization or PPAO as the chairman of opening ceremony of the project to improve the pier of Ban Koh Ma Praw Harbor at the pier of Ban Koh Ma Praw, Moo 6, Tambon Koh keaw, Maung, Phuket. Together with PPAO executive, PPAO Staff, Executive, members and officers of Tambon Koh Kaew. And the Board of Ban Koh Ma Praw, community leaders, local government groups, entrepreneurs, public and the media brothers to attended. There were Mr.Suppachok Laongpech, member of PPAO Council said welcome to everybody who attended in ceremony.
Mr. Kuakeat Jitkua, President of SAO Koh Kaew said, Ban Koh Praw is a village being an island status with approximately 1,000 populations. Nowadays there are around 300-500 tourists visiting this island, therefore the pier is needed for a journey but the old one is in disrepair. Consequently PPAO arranged the project to improve the pier for people and visitors’ convenience in transportation. In addition, Mr.Paiboon said, “The success of a project to improve the bridge pier Ban Koh Ma Praw today which the result of the involvement of local people of Tambon Koh Kaew. However, the local people of Ban Koh Ma Praw were also very troublesome. No electricity. I think that will be used to make electricity has occurred here. All coperation was a great success today. Because we love each other such as Mr. Kuakeat Jitkua , President of SAO Koh Keaw, Mr.Supachok Laongpech, member of PPAO Council including members of the SAO, the school director, as well as community leaders, imams and village headmen which we worked together.