Kijja Pattamasattayasonthi, president and chief home fashion officer of Chic Republic, opened the fashion store’s Sleep Gallery featuring mattresses and bedding items from 12 well-known international brands including Sealy, Slumberland and Tempur. A representative of the Bangkok Hospital Pattaya was at Chic Gallery to answer customers’ queries about sleeping disorders, snoring and allied matters. The [...]
Mai Chaiyanit, mayor of Nongprue municipality, told a public meeting at Pattaya Land and House Village that a wall erected for security purposes would need to be removed to make way for a new public road between Sois 8 and 14. He explained that the wall had originally been built to deter unwelcome strangers but [...]
Men on two motorbikes fired a volley of shots at a security guard’s home, injuring the man’s mother. Owner of the house near Baan Nongprue School, 36-year-old Surachart Kenaran, handles security at a bar on Soi Buakhao. When he earlier had intervened during an argument among several drunken teens at the bar, he believes the [...]
Police are investigating a blaze at the Mitsubishi garage on Sukhumvit Road which damaged two cars before firemen brought the fire under control. It is thought that the fire, which occurred after the car dealership was closed for the day, may have begun in a garbage dump. Investigators said they were not sure yet of [...]
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has launched another social media campaign to entice newly-weds to try to win a week-long honeymoon trip. The joint campaign with Thai Airways International and 21 hotels and volunteer operators is designed to capitalize on a rapidly-growing trend for married couples seeking new ways to add meaning to their [...]
Thailand’s favorite beach resort seems to have ignored the political troubles in Bangkok over the past few months. Pattaya tourist arrivals remain buoyant and almost 10 million visitors, domestic and foreign, are expected to visit the city in the calendar year 2014, generating income of 170 billion baht.
The top nine tourism markets for Pattaya are [...]
Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. has introduced the New Honda Civic with an enhanced sporty sense from sporty aero parts and an exclusive sport emblem. The car has new front, side, and rear under spoilers, a wing-type trunk spoiler, and an exhaust pipe finisher with a sport emblem. It’s available in two variations, the 2.0 [...]
Tiffany Pattaya is celebrating its 49th birthday with the installation of new sound and visual technology and emphasis for all genders to encourage “fair play for all.” The home of the Pattaya International Queen Contest for the last 17 years, Tiffany also plans customized shows which will be available in foreign countries.
Local government officials inspected Nokkrayang Canal in response to complaints from locals that the waterway was unfenced and had led to people falling in, especially at night. The Pattaya City Council is deliberating whether the threat warrants building a fence.
A lucky Iranian tourist got back his 50,000 baht after a driver reported his find at Pattaya Police Station. Wichean Ponkongh, 58, a Chonburi-based taxi driver, said he had transported three Iranian tourists from U-tapao airport to Pattaya. After dropping his fares, the driver found an envelope containing the cash and contacted Pattaya Police. It [...]