The first Domestic MICE Mart was held earlier this month at PEACH – Pattaya Exhibition and Convention Hall. Organized by the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, the event invited all leading players in Thailand’s Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions.
General Wut Liptapanlop, adviser to the Royal Thai Police, and other senior personnel, visited Pattaya police station for a meeting on local traffic chaos. It was agreed that those who break traffic laws should be punished and that overcrowding problems on the roads should be reduced by 10 percent a month. Police General Wut called [...]
Officers of the corrections department, aided by navy personnel from Sattahip, conducted a thorough search of Pattaya Remand Prison to check for drugs and other signs of illegal activity. However, they found nothing to incriminate inmates either in cells or public areas in spite of a most intensive check. Urine samples were collected from 300 [...]
Police were called to Walking Street when an Indian tourist and a security guard were both injured during an argument. The security guard left the scene before proper inquiries could be made. It was learned that the security guard was a moonlighting sailor from Sattahip naval base.
Sakchai Taenghor, Banglamung district chief, presided over a meeting with night club owners to explain it was a serious offense to try to bribe officials to be allowed to stay open later than authorized hours. There had been reports of such activity but nothing conclusive. Anyone with information about bribery matters is asked to phone [...]
A-One The Royal Cruise Hotel Pattaya hosted the Human Resource Networking Club Pattaya, providing a team of doctors and nurses to give staff a health exam. This year there was particular attention to cervical cancer checkups for women 30 to 60 years old.
Two hundred police officers and army personnel blocked all entrances to the Flexx Club on Walking Street in a raid designed to check illegal activity, especially drugs. Over 300 patrons tried unsuccessfully to flee the premises. Police found some evidence of drug taking, including a small quantity of cocaine in a plastic bag on the [...]
In a concentrated effort to reduce criminal activity almost to zero, police arrested 60 persons, including both Thais and foreigners from neighboring countries, especially Laos and Cambodia. They were charged with various offenses, mainly theft and prostitution. A police spokesman said that several of the offenders were ladyboys who were known to be prone to [...]
Wattana Jantanawaranon, deputy mayor, presided over an exhibition of Thai traditional culture which included glass painting, lacquer work with gold, molding and other artifacts by students in the Chonburi region.
Miss International Russia Thailand 2014 contestants seen in the lobby of Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya with Kanokros Sakdanares (sixth from right), corporate director of marketing communications at Centara Hotels & Resorts, and Carl Duggan (center), executive assistant manager of food and beverage. Competition finals are set for August 29. The event is planned annually to recognize that Thailand popular among Russian [...]