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Starwood Hotels - Resorts Continues Expansion in Thailand with the Signing of Sheraton Phuket Kalim Beach Resort
Starwood Hotels - Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced its global powerhouse Sheraton brand will re-enter Phuket, Thailands largest island, with the signing of Sheraton Phuket Kalim Beach Resort.
Etihad commences daily non-stop flights to Phuket
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has commenced daily non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Phuket, the airlines second destination in Thailand. The inaugural flight EY430 departed Abu Dhabi International Airport at 8.40 a.m. local time on Sunday October 26 and touched down at 6:00 p.m. the same day at Phuket International Airport, where it was welcomed by a ...
Squash gold for Harinder Sandhu
Phuket, Nov 16 (IANS) India-:39:s Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu held his own to defeat Hong Kong-:39:s Yip Tsz Fung in three games in an exciting squash final to claim the gold medal in the Asian Beach Games here Sunday.
Judokas win 2 golds in Asian beach meet
Phuket, Thailand The Philippines captured two gold medals in ju-jitsu Thursday night, offering an auspicious outlook for the country at the start of the 4th Asian Beach Games.Filipino-Japanese Maybelline Masuda and Annie Ramirez both finished their opponents in assertive fashion to nail the first golds for the Philippines since competing in this biennial event in 2008.Masuda, a former ...
Asian Beach Games: Three Indians in squash semis
Phuket (Thailand), Nov 14 (IANS) India were assured of at least three medals in the squash competition of the Asian Beach Games here as men-:39:s top seed Harinder Pal Sandhu along with Kush Kumar and, in the women-:39:s category, Aparajitha Balamurukan entered the semi-finals Thursday.
Sandhu storms into squash final
Phuket, Nov 15 (IANS) Top seed Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu of India proved was too good for his opponent Asim Khan from Pakistan as he won 7-1, 7-1 to enter the men-:39:s final in the fourth Asian Beach Games squash competition here Saturday.
PH eyes gold in beach tilt
The Philippines is aiming for its first-ever gold medal in the Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand.No assurances were given but Philippine Chief of Mission Richard Gomez said Filipino athletes from muay, jetski and windsurfing could deliver.Were always hopeful that we can bring home more medals compared to the last beach games. But again, this is sports. Its hard to make promises, said ...
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