Connect with us

News

Phi Phi National Park to punish illegal beach vendors

Tanutam Thawan

Published

 on 

The Phi Phi National Park Office is set to punish businesses that put their signs and kayaks on the beaches.

Following complaints about signs and kayaks on the Loh Dalum Beach of Koh Phi Phi, the Chief of Had Nopparat Thara Mu Ko Phi Phi, Worapot Lomlim, said that the National Park officers will strictly enforce the law.

“However, there must be an integration from other departments and the current punishment is too soft, so the vendors are not scared.

“We don’t have a policy to allow tour business signs, kayaks, beach loungers and umbrellas for rent on the beach. It is public land. However, every time that the officers visit the beach to enforce the law, the vendors know in advance and take away their items beforehand.”

“I want to warn all the vendors that putting their items on the beach to make business is against the section 16 law of the National Park Act.”

 

Get more from The Thaiger

📱 Download our app on Android or iOS
👋 Have your say on our Thailand forums
🔔 Subscribe to our daily email newsletter
📺 Subscribe / Join YouTube for daily shows
👍 Like/Follow us on Facebook
🐦 FOLLOW us on Twitter
📷 FOLLOW us on Instagram

image

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

collecting news

Follow Thaiger by email:

Thailand15 mins ago

Lack of migrant workers forces government to appeal to Thais to fill vacant jobs

Thailand59 mins ago

Songkhla motorcycle showroom catches on fire, no injuries reported

Phuket1 hour ago

Covid-19 prison death yesterday the second this week in Phuket

Welcome back to Thailand!

Thaiger is getting behind local businesses for the restart of tourism in Thailand - up to 50% discounts across all advertising packages!

Thailand2 hours ago

Unemployed Bangkok chef arrested after allegedly trying to sell rare butterflies to undercover agents

Coronavirus (Covid-19)2 hours ago

Phuket Covid-19: 1 Phuket Prison death, 1 Sandbox infection

Central Thailand3 hours ago

Bovine attack kills forest ranger in Khao Yai National Park

image
Join the conversation on the Thaiger Talk forums today!
Thailand4 hours ago

Korat Police allegedly use police van for trip to beach

Thailand5 hours ago

Kalasin man allegedly robs convenience store and then a gold shop the next day before being arrested

Coronavirus (Covid-19)6 hours ago

Sunday Covid Update: 117 deaths and 13,576 new cases

Tourism21 hours ago

Local businesses say they aren’t profiting from Phuket Sandbox

Crime22 hours ago

Woman shot by stray gunfire during motorcycle shooting

Phuket23 hours ago

Phuket pair arrested in possession of meth pills, homemade gun

Coronavirus (Covid-19)24 hours ago

Prayut to propose to CCSA to reopen theatres, allow filmmaking

Coronavirus (Covid-19)1 day ago

Saturday Covid-19 UPDATE: Select provincial totals

Transport1 day ago

Woman dresses as astronaut to show moon-like road condition

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14 | Thaiger
Thailand5 days ago

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14

Thailand7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Thai Airways in rehab, All go for Songkran | March 4

Tourism7 months ago

Phuket’s nightlife. Yes, bars and clubs are still open | VIDEO

Phuket7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid passport talks, Thai Airways heads to court | March 2

Tourism7 months ago

Phuket Thai food treats you need to try | VIDEO

Thailand7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bars, pubs and restaurants ‘sort of’ back to normal | Feb 23

Tourism7 months ago

In search of Cat & Dog Cafés in Phuket Town | VIDEO

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Gambling crackdown, Seafood market to reopen, Vlogger challenge | Jan 21

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid testing for visas, Business impact, Vaccine approval | January 19

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Weekend Bangkok bombs, Thailand fires, Covid update | January 18

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Stray car on runway, Indonesian quake, 300 baht tourist fee | January 15

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Governor off respirator, sex-trafficking arrest, condo prices falling | January 14

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Chinese vaccine, Thailand ‘drug hub’, Covid update | January 13

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | January 12

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid latest, Cockfights closed down, Bryde’s Whale beached | January 11

Trending