Honda Automobile Thailand has announced the launch of the new Honda City CNG which is powered by a 1.5 liter i-VTEC engine which supports gasoline and CNG fuel systems. The vehicle has a sporty design with a more spacious interior and is equipped with the latest technology and premium safety features. Prices range from 612,000 [...]
Devarana Spa at Dusit Thani Pattaya has been listed as final nominee for Amazing Resort Spa category in Thailand Spa & Well-being Awards 2014.
This recognition along with other awards in the People’s Choice category will be voted by spa consumers in the country through www.thailandspaawards.com until 5 p.m. Sept. 15. Winners will be announced on [...]
Hilton Pattaya has announced the winning for the second consecutive year of Holiday Check Quality Selection which recognizes the best hotels as monitored by feedback on the portal Holiday Check.com. Rudolf Troestler, general manager of Hilton Pattaya, said he was delighted that efforts by the hotel staff had been recognized so well. Holiday Check.com is [...]
The tourism business in Pattaya is expected to fall by 300,000 visitors this year with income falling about 10 percent to 90 billion baht. This is the prediction of Sinchai Wattanasatsaton, president of the Pattaya Business and Tourism Association. He said that the fewer Chinese were holidaying here at the moment in spite of the [...]
Wuttikrai Saksukkakarn, medical officer with Chonburi health department, presided over an event at the Royal Garden Plaza in which mothers and their infants listened to a talk on how to take proper care, including the importance of breastfeeding. There was a lively general discussion and an exhibition on child rearing techniques in the 21st century.
Bangkok Hospital Pattaya hosted an academic conference on liver disease which was attended by many doctors and nurses. The seminar was presided over by hospital assistant director Dr Piya Tiewprasert.
A ceremony was held at Central Festival Pattaya Beach to note the fifth anniversary of its opening in 2009. Various prizes were distributed to local dignitaries and officials who have served the city well during that time.
Sopon Mekthon, director-general of the Department of Disease Control, presided over a seminar at the A-One Hotel Pattaya to assist public sector employees to make the best of their working life. The main talk was entitled, “Tips for Healthy Life and Work Success” and stressed the importance of a good diet, drinking in moderation, giving [...]
At a City Hall meeting, doctors stressed the all-importance of groups indulging in risky sex to have a health checkup including comprehensive blood tests for venereal and HIV infection. Dr Somchai Sriplianjan said that he was particularly concerned that sexually active gay men and transgenders sometimes showed reluctance to be tested in case they received [...]
Senior Department of Special Investigation police officials held a meeting at Nong Nooch Garden to explain that there was a serious problem with foreigners setting up scam companies, using Thai nominees, to make a profit and to avoid paying taxes. This behavior was unacceptable because it undermined legitimate businesses run by Thai people. It was [...]