The flowing in of Chinese people for working in the mines during the period of King Rama III and King Rama IV (1824 - 1868), there were associations for helping and supporting in the form of “Kongsi (firms)” and there was a “Ungyee (Chinese secret society)” or an organization to protect their association’s benefits. When stabled residing, there was the occurrence of “Lok Xian Kok” for social returns together with the development of several Chinese associations which were assembled under the “The Federation of Thai-Chinese in Phuket” in the present.

To watch the ancient painting of “Luang Bumrungjeenpratet (Tanniewyee)”, the well-known millionaire with mining superiority and most of the firm’s members in the period of King Rama V.

The development of the Phuket-Chinese people association
Kongsor, Kongsi: “Harmony” The period that Phra Phuketlohakasettrarak (Kaew) was the Phuket... Read more »
Angyee: “Storm was gone.” If Kongsor or a club was the bright side of a Chinese group, the Secret Chinese Mafia... Read more »
Lok Xian Kok : “Rewarding to the society” “A mat and a pillow” was only the investment that immigrating Chinese... Read more »
The Federation of Thai-Chinese People in Phuket : “Unity” Although Fujian people were the first and... Read more »

Luang Bamrungjeenprathet
Tannniawyee, a millionaire with mining superiority, and the owner of several businesses, was one of the original family names to take care of Kientek's members which was the firm ... Read more »