Archive | May, 2012

Hilton Pattaya got Highly Commended for Best Hotel Award

Hilton Pattaya win Highly Commended for Best Hotel awarded at the inaugural Asia Pacific Hotel Awards at JW Marriott Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. The International Hotel Awards event, held in association with HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad, was at JW Marriott Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

Bali Hai Checking Points Pattaya Thailand

Pattaya police are tightening security around Bali Hai Pier with a trio of traffic checkpoints aimed at cutting the number of crimes in the Bali Hai area. The checkpoints will run from 10.30 am. to midnight until further notice. A popular gathering place for teens and site of numerous gang-related incidents, Bali Hai will now […]

Buddhist Lent with Walk in Pattaya Thailand

Pattaya City will mark the beginning of Buddhist Lent with a Visakha Bucha Day walk-run and parade 4 June. The walk-run will offer a 6 km run and 2 km run beginning at 03.30 pm. on Pratamnak Hill. Bicyclists will also be allowed and water stations will be set up along the route. The event […]

One Stop Service for Residents in Pattaya

The Banglamung District Office has opened an One Stop Service for paying utility and tax bills. Residents can use the center to pay Provincial Waterworks Authority, TOT Co., Chonburi Excise Office 2, and Department of Land Transport tax and insurance bills. The center will also accept applications for alcohol and tobacco permits Tuesdays and Thursdays. […]

Time to Clean Dolphin Roundabout in Pattaya City

About 10 workers drained the murky, algae-filled water 16 May, scrubbing out the fountain to heal a long-standing eyesore. The civil servants redecorated the garden, trimmed trees and chemically cleaned the sculpture with long brushes. Finally, the dolphins themselves got the wet-towel treatment. The work drew crowds of residents happy to see that government workers, […]

Cartoon Network Amazone in Thailand

The world’s first Cartoon Network Water Park will be built on the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand and is expected to attract around 800,000 local and foreign tourists per year. Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of one of the world’s largest media companies, Time Warner.  Built at a cost of 1 billion baht under […]

Thai-US CARAT Military Exercise 2012

The arrival of four U.S. Navy ships and several aircraft at various ports marks the beginning of 18th Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Thailand 2012. CARAT is a series of bilateral military exercises between the U.S. Navy and the Armed Forces of Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand. Additionally, Vietnam […]

Police detained Mother and Daughter on Walking Street Pattaya Thailand

People on Walking Street complained to Police regarding a woman, who appeared constantly drunk who was accompanied by a young child who would be seen begging for money while her mother sat nearby drinking Thai Whisky. The Police detained Khun Pigoon is 39 year old and her child is 8 year old and began by […]

Police arrested Call Center Gang in Pattaya

The Immigration Police Region 3 led the operation to shut-down the center on the strength of a search warrant for a property in Nong Pla Lai on the outskirts of Pattaya. Immigration Officers entered the luxury house which had been converted into the call center with living quarters for 26 people on the 2nd floor. […]

Pattaya Police arrested Columbian Thieves

Pattaya police was notified about three Colombians suspected of multiple burglaries around Bangkok. The thieves had stolen valuables and a safety box from 10 houses in residential located in Nonthaburi, Samutprakarn, Pathumthani, Samutsakorn and Chonburi provinces. The three Colombians were arrested at Thip Plaza were identified: Mr. Wilson Ricardo Ramos Samaca is 36 year old […]