Prior appointments needed
The British embassy in Bangkok has now changed the system for obtaining notarial (documentary) services from the main site in Wireless Road. British nationals must now make an appointment online and can no longer turn up on a first-come, first-served queuing basis. The revision was introduced on March 23.
The services affected by this [...]
March 31, 2015 | Posted in LATEST EDITION
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by Tourism Authority of Thailand, www.TATnews.org
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is organising the country’s biggest musical extravaganza, the Pattaya International Music Festival 2015, on stages set up along Pattaya Beach Road from 20-22 March, 2015.
Thawatchai Arunyik, governor of TAT, said, “The year marks the festival’s 13th anniversary, making it a well-established event that attracts [...]
Pattaya Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome presided over the opening ceremony of Azimut Lounge, the first exclusive reception area for clients of Azimut Yachts Thailand, at Ocean Marina Yacht Club, Pattaya. Dr Sunhavut Thamchuanviriya, group managing director of Master Group Corporation (Asia) Limited or MGC-Asia, said that its new subsidiary company, MGC Marine (Asia) Company Limited, is [...]
Booking.com, a global leader in booking accommodations online, has awarded Pattaya hotels in recognition of their outstanding achievements over the past year. Award winners are assessed by guest reviews on Booking.com with an overall score of 8.7 and above.
Hilton Pattaya named Awards of Excellence 2014 by Booking.com
Hilton Pattaya has been conferred the winner of Guest [...]
Pullman Pattaya Hotel G rewarded the employees’ children with excellent educational performance during the 2014 academic year.
Sophon Vongchatchainont (center), general manager, has congratulated all the students and given a speech relating the importance of education for children in this generation of high technology. Each of the nine students with a GPA from 75-87% received a [...]
Dusit Thani Pattaya organized a blood donation campaign and handed a total of 60 bags of donation to the Thai Red Cross Society. Hotel staff and management began queuing up from 9 am until 12 noon and the early donors were given a token of appreciation for their selfless deed. The blood donation campaign is [...]
Dr Disya Ratanakorn, president of Thai Stroke Society, presided over a Save Your Life seminar held at Central Festival Pattaya Beach. Expert doctors were on hand to give medical advice and there were free medical checks on blood pressure, blood vessels and vascular ultrasound as well as other tests to find out a person’s current [...]
Officers of the Transnational Crime Coordination Center, accompanied by a representative of the French embassy, arrested three French nationals who had allegedly been printing euro banknotes and selling them internationally. Police took away as evidence fake banknotes and tools such as ink, skimmer and a computer printer. The culprits had lived in Pattaya for two [...]
Following a raid on a gold shop in Nontaburi, which resulted in the theft of almost 800 valuable items worth about 14 million baht, four men fled the scene but were tracked down after a tip-off to a laborers’ encampment in Nongprue near Pattaya. Over 70 policemen visited the camp early in the morning of [...]
Led by managing director Sophin Thepjak, staff of the Diana Group attended a merit-making ceremony on the occasion of Diana Garden Resort’s 12th anniversary. The resort cost about 100 million baht to build and was officially opened in 2003 with 13 Lanna-style houses, a swimming pool and facilities for the physically handicapped.