South Korea’s liberal rulers unleash their inner authoritarians

Aug 20th 2020 SOUTH KOREA has a proud history of noisy opposition to the powers that be. Japanese colonisers found their subjects unruly. Homegrown military dictators, who brutally suppressed their citizens’ democratic yearnings for decades, eventually yielded to widespread protests. Even democratically elected leaders have incurred the wrath of civil society. Park Geun-hye, the predecessor of Moon Jae-in, the current president, was chased out of office in 2017 after millions…

Phuket Gibbons

Phuket Gibbons: A new Phuket charity event to enhance the plite of the Gibbons of Phuket has just been unvieled. Vice Governor of Phuket chaired a press conference to introduce a charity event titled ‘Phuket Night Run For the Gibbons’ that will be held on Feb 17 and which will support the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP) in Pa Khlok, Thalang on Phuket, Thailand.About the Phuket Gibbons run for charity.…

Phuket Guitar Teacher – Vocal Lessons

Phuket Guitar Teacher And Vocal Coach. Job Wanted on Phuket: I am a Phuket guitar teacher and vocal coach offering instruction and lessons to beginners / to advanced students for guitar, flute and vocal / singing coaching. I offer a scheme of guitar, flute and vocal tuition suitable for students at different stages of ability in performance and theory on Phuket. Starting from beginners and leading on to the advanced…

Phuket Tourist Police – Visa Immigration Office Email

For those wishing to email the Phuket Immigration or Phuket Tourist Police read on. A frustrated person on Phuket was trying to get information about if the Patong Immigration office is still open, due to it did at one time close. He wrote… “Due to my visa runs out in the next few days I have to go to the Phuket Immigration office on Phuket to get the extra one…