Dr Narongrit Havarungsi, Director of Bangkok Hospital Phuket, doctors, nurses, and staff at Bangkok Hospital Phuket were in attendance at a merit making ceremony, commemorating its 17th anniversary.
On May 23rd, Mr Attaporn Kompipatpong, Marketing Manager of Rungrueng (Mukdahan) Limited or Yellow Bus, held a press conference regarding the opening of the new route 785 Phuket-Hua Hin.
On May 21st, PPAO president Mr Paiboon Upatising presided over the meeting of 28th National Youth Games or Phuket Games. Chief Administrative Officer of the PAO Mr Manop Leelasuthanon, Director of Tourism and Sport Division Mrs Chutima Junmee, Director of Engineering Division Mrs Wassana Sriwilai, Director of Sports Authority of Thailand Phuket Office Mr Wirat Patee, Director of Phuket Culture Office Mr Prayoon Nusuk, school principals around the island, Phuket Police, and other related units were in attendance.
Phase 2 of the project of underground power cables are being coordinated by Phuket City Municipality and The Phuket Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA). All power poles along Krabi Road, Dibuk Road, Thepkrasattri Road, and Phuket Road will be removed. Therefore, power cables will be installed underground in order to bring back the beauty of the Old Phuket Town.
Phuket ICT will hold a 18-hour training session on how to create 3D models using Google SketchUp on June 9th-10th and 16th at 9.30AM-4.30PM.
After suffering from cancer and intestinal surgery, Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees was announced dead by his family on May 20th.
On May 18th, Dr Sak Tanchaikul presided over the press conference of medical preparation for earthquakes at Phuket Public Health Office (PHO).
On May 16th , PPAO president Mr Paiboon Upatising welcomed back and congratulated Supasit “Aon” Wongsa, a junior at Muang Thalang School, who won To Be Number One Idol 2012, a project from Ministry of Public Health, choosing healthy youths with good grades from 4 regions of Thailand to compete in a singing contest.
Coordination Center is to be used during 28th National Youth Games (Phuket Games) on May 26th-June 5th.
The Officer from Phuket Office of Department of Public Relations, Mr Sophon Keamkarn, has cooperated with The Voice, an internationally famous reality singing show, for bringing an audition here to Phuket.