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After fifty years of talk and planning, Thailand’s largest raw-water reserve and dam went online in Koh Chan when HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn opened the Khlong Luang Rachalothorn Reservoir…

Gung Hei Fat Choi

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Jetsada Homklin
Former Culture Minister Sonthaya Kunplome (back row, center) leads a delegation of officials in announcing the final schedule for this year’s Pattaya Chinese New Year festival. A blast of firecrackers,…

Chonburi to host this year’s Cobra Gold

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Urasin Khantaraphan
Crews from five U.S. Navy ships participating in the annual Cobra Gold joint military exercise will be in Pattaya periodically throughout February. The Ministry of Interior told Chonburi Province officials…

Top regional officer visits Chonburi Immigration

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Boonlua Chatree
The deputy commander of Immigration Division 3 inspected operations at the Chonburi Immigration Office, instructing Pattaya-area officers to focus harder on illegal migrant workers.
Sattahip police and military officials raided three Samae San locations where private investors had built an apartment, restaurant and commercial buildings encroaching on public property.

Pattaya ‘ready’ for Burapa Bike Week Feb. 12-13

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Urasin Khantaraphan
Pattaya is ready to welcome 50,000 motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the world when Burapa Bike Week kicks off again Feb. 12-13, Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh said.

Police, bikers team up to prevent motorbike theft

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Theerarak Suthathiwong
Pattaya police joined up 50 local bikers for a campaign to prevent motorbike thefts. The “Two Locks for Safety & Security” campaign was launched by Pol. Col. Sukthat Pumpunmuang, Pattaya’s…
Nongprue is urging residents to clear brush around their homes and avoid outdoor fires to prevent fire damage to homes and property during windy and hot weather. Following several days…

Police seek ex-novice who held monk at knifepoint

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Theerarak Suthathiwong
Police are seeking a former novice and suspected drug addict for allegedly holding a monk at knifepoint at a Pattaya temple. Somchai Boonsri, 28, was captured on close-circuit camera at…

Rayong teen nabbed for rape, murder of Sattahip woman

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Patcharapol Panrak
A 19-year-old Rayong man was arrested for allegedly raping and killing a Sattahip woman during a robbery. Police brought Tatpong Thamnai of Huay Pong in Rayong’s Muang District, to the…

9 hurt in Plutaluang highway wreck

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Patcharapol Panrak
Nine people were injured when a steel-carrier truck crashed while trying to overtake another vehicle on Highway 331 in Plutaluang. Seven people inside an Isuzu MU-7 SUV – including five…
A drug-using squid seller has been arrested for allegedly molesting his 10-year-old stepdaughter. Panravee Phodej, 33, was taken into custody Jan. 25 on an arrest warrant issued by the Pattaya…

Contractor smashes toilet outside HomePro

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Theerarak Suthathiwong
A contractor angry over allegedly poor service smashed a defective toilet in a branch of home-improvement store HomePro in Pattaya. Thanakorn Pan-gnam, 52, destroyed one of two toilets he was…

Pattaya enjoys 3 days of cold weather

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Jetsada Homklin
Winter finally arrived in Pattaya, at least for a few days, with the temperature hitting a low of 17.2 degrees Celsius, still about 5 degrees higher than the recent record…

Nongprue employees hit the field for Sports Day

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Jetsada Homklin
Nongprue municipal workers got out from behind their desks and onto the field for the sub-district’s annual Sports Day. Deputy Mayor Eneak Pattana-gnam opened the annual competition Jan. 24 outside…
More than 200 Chonburi police set up roadblocks across Pattaya in an effort to locate stolen motorbikes. Deputy commander Pol. Col. Trirong Puephan gathered officers from 22 police stations in…
The ashes of the late actor Tridsadee “Por” Sahawong were scattered in Sattahip Bay with the help of the Royal Thai Navy. Navy officials and family members joined a religious…
Local residents on Thappraya Road in South Pattaya thought they were watching a scene from a crime movie on Wednesday afternoon when over 50 officers which included the Military, police…

Cambodian students visit Pattaya to study its structure

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Jetsada Homklin
A group of Cambodian government workers learned the structure and management of Pattaya City during a seminar on special administrative zones organized by the National Institute of Development Administration.

Pattaya Grand Sale to launch early, run longer

Friday, 05 February 2016 Issue Vol. XXIV No. 6 By Keng Na Songkla
The head of the Thai Hotels Association Eastern Chapter announced the Pattaya Grand Sale 2016, saying 100 businesses will join the annual summer-tourism promotion this year.
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