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    Quote Originally Posted by markle View Post
    Wouldn't even be sure of that.
    there's about 50+ western helicopter pilots working in thailand
    there are thais aswell
    so all is not as it appears

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    Quote Originally Posted by swimmingly View Post
    there's about 50+ western helicopter pilots
    That does surprise me a bit because the Thai ones would be cheaper but since most would have been trained by the military, maybe they get enough out of the service not to work. Same kind of thing happens with pilots in fact a lot Thais working in aviation have a military background. They working on the rigs? Anyhow my original contention still stands, falang with specialised expertise are going to find positions, if there is demand for them. Bar manager/supervisor is not an area with a highly specialised expertise is it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Anne View Post
    My company made me to write mine, because the one the produced initially was not good enough. If you manage to demonstrate that a farang is absolutely necessary for the position, they will accept it.
    For teaching?

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    Down on Phi Phi whities are employed as bar 'PR' folks. Mostly women, poorly paid and definitely illegal, but there is a cottage industry in employing white folks to do this. Apparently the Thais are just crap at the job so the big noses are employed. Crap job done by drunk white girls, wearing very little, and all treating it like Ibiza. Not a great sight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by goo_stewart View Post
    drunk white girls,
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    wearing very little
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    Not a great sight
    Now wait just a damn minute

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    DJ-ing is a bit of a novelty industry if you flitter between two hour slots at different clubs on different weekends, and you can get away with it, as they think farangs are experts in this field.

    When I was employed by the Novotel at CM2, I had to get the full work permit thing done, and it took about a month at quite an expense. Then I got fired about six weeks later.

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    English only bahttender needed for pub with no electricty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sphere Vision View Post
    C'mon anyone can pour a drink
    Not anyone can pour a good Appletini, or a Naked Andrew Palmer, or whatever that drink is with cinnamon candies it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DJ Pat View Post
    Then I got fired about six weeks later.
    Why? Money?

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    wonder if you can make a living just from djing?

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    sure you can but only in bangkok

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    She looked drunk. And poor. And slightly smelly.

    I wouldn't have been keeping her knickers the following morning.

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