Songkhla

Latest news from Songkhla in the south of Thailand

Malay tourist allegedly ploughs into roadside workers, killing five

"Five Thai workers were killed and another injured on the Asia Highway." Khao Sod reports that a Malaysian tourist has…

6 days ago

Human traffickers leave 6 Rohingya starving in abandoned building in Hat Yai

PHOTOS: Workpoint News Six Rohingya were left to die in an abandoned building located in Hat Yai, Songkhla. Members of…

3 weeks ago

Thais across the country commemorate HM the King’s birthday

PHOTOS: The Nation To commemorate His Majesty the King's birthday today, celebrations have been held around the country. In Songkhla…

3 weeks ago

Durian drives southern economy with new Chinese 700 million baht factory

A Chinese company has invested 700 million baht to establish a durian processing factory in Songkhla's Thepha district. The establishment…

4 weeks ago

20 smuggled Burmese, including children, found in locked Songkhla warehouse

by Santiparp Ramasutra Songkhla Police, in Thailand's deep south, have rescued 20 scared and hungry Burmese, victims of traffickers who’d…

2 months ago

Four arrested as police intercept 572 kilograms of marijuana heading south

Four suspects have been arrested after police intercepted an attempt to smuggle 572 kilograms of marijuana from Mukdahan to Songkhla.…

2 months ago

Van driver and nine passengers injured in Songkhla van accident

A passenger van driver and nine passengers have been injured after the vehicle careered off the Asian Highway in Songkhla…

2 months ago

73 Burmese and 4 ethnic Rohingya intercepted on their way to Malaysia

PHOTO: Thai PBS Two passenger vans have been intercepted by police along the Asian Highway in Surat Thani, southern Thailand.…

2 months ago

35 year old arrested over Pattani Big C bombing and other insurgency-related crimes

PHOTO: Remnants of a car bomb that exploded in front of a Big C in Pattani on May 9,2017 A…

2 months ago

21 undocumented Burmese migrants found in Songkhla, alleged Thai trafficker arrested

FILE PHOTO: Malay Mail A Thai man has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle 21 undocumented Burmese migrants from…

2 months ago

Driver shot at Songkhla checkpoint after shootout with soldiers

PHOTO: ISOC Region 4 Forward Command Soldiers have shot a suspected drug courier as he tried to speed through a…

2 months ago