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  1. Confusion reigns over Thai junta's latest booze banRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Asian Correspondent

    On the face of it, the Thai junta's attempts to limit the sale of alcohol around schools and universities is laudable. The reality, however, could see hundreds of bars and restaurants being put out of business in the coming weeks if authorities refuse to backtrack on new laws introduced last week.

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  2. NRC green lights mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bangkok Post

    A man takes a photo of Prasat Phra Debidorn palace in the Grand Palace complex in Bangkok. CNN in April said the Grand Palace ranked as the third most visited palace in the world with 8 million visitors a year.a The National Reform Council on thursday approved the integration of five tourism-related organisations under the national tourism policy committee.

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  3. Russian slashed by Pattaya transvestitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Bangkok Post

    A Russian tour guide had his face slashed early Wednesday in Pattaya, reportedly after catching two transvestite prostitutes stealing his valuables. Belorzuko Nioxim, 25, arrived bleeding at the police station in the Chon Buri province resort town around 3.45am Wednesday.

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  4. Red Planet to target tech-savvy guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Nation

    Red Planet Hotels is redefining 24 properties with 3,783 rooms, including four hotels in Thailand, as the first digital value-hotel group to capture more young travellers. "The group will be opening the new brand's flagship properties in Tokyo and Bangkok this year," Tim Hansing, chief executive officer, said yesterday.

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  5. Tuk-tuk taste teaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Bangkok Post

    Duangkhamon Kaewphongsri poses in front of one of her tuk-tuks, which she uses to sell chic frozen treats.a The quintessentially Thai three-wheeler, the tuk-tuk, has always been an attraction for foreign visitors wanting to see the sights of Bangkok. For Duangkhamon Kaewphongsri, also known as Anne, it was an ideal gimmick for an ice-cream business that would target foreign customers as competition among street food vendors became intense.

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  6. Tourist dies after snorkellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Bangkok Post

    A member of the Chinese tour group cries after hearing the news about his fellow Chinese national who collapsed during a snorkelling trip and later died at hospital. A 60-year-old Chinese man collapsed and died while snorkelling around coral reefs with other tourists at Koh Sak off Pattaya in Chon Buri province on Friday afternoon, police said.

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  7. Pattaya eyes visitor quota on Koh LanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Bangkok Post

    A large garbage dump on Koh Lan off the coast from Pattaya is prompting local authorities to seek ways to limit the number of tourists visiting the island, as the site cannot handle the amount of waste produced. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL Pattaya authorities are looking at ways to limit the number of visitors to Koh Lan as growing problems from rubbish and wastewater are ruining the island's nature.

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  8. Life's a beach in the navyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Bangkok Post

    Children playing on the deck of HTMS Chakri Naruebet aircraft carrier. Thailand's first and only aircraft carrier is built to carry nine Harrier aircraft and 14 helicopters, and has a 605-person crew.

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  9. updateTransport minister rejects U-Tapao name changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Bangkok Post

    The tourism and sports minister wants the expanded U-Tapao airport renamed U-Tapao Pattaya airport, to attract more tourists, but the transport minister says it is not going to happen. "Use of the name Pattaya will help boost tourists' awareness, because Pattaya is a landmark of tourism in Thailand already well-known to travellers," she said.

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  10. Tourist division opened at North Bangkok District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Nation

    The North Bangkok District Court Wednesday opened a new division to help the court speed up trials of cases related to foreign tourists. The North Bangkok District Court became the seventh court that has tourist case division after the Pattaya , Phuket, Chiang Mai , Dusit, Pathumwan and Koh Samui courts.

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  11. Treats for the tummy, serendipity for the soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Nation

    The cultural learning centre is where the host would share local wisdoms as well as mouthwatering food with the guest. Nation photo/Chularat Saengpassa Local woman of Ban Takientia shows off the oldfashioned rice mill at the cultural learning centre.

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  12. Pattaya viewpoint toilets 'unstaffed, dirty, unsafe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Bangkok Post

    The toilet block at Khao Thap Phraya viewpoint in Chon Buri's Bang Lamung district, left unstaffed for years, is dirty, smelly and unsafe -- and could become a breeding ground for crime, say local residents. The toilet facilities at a popular hilltop viewpoint in Chon Buri's Pattaya beach area have been left unstaffed and uncleaned for years, raising fears it could become a breeding ground for crime.

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  13. BANGKOK: Thai Airways reacts to global crisesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | Asia News Network

    Thai Airways International is preparing crisis management to deal with economic and financial problems outside Thailand, said the airline's president, Charamporn Jotikasthira. The national flag carrier is facing global problems such as the continuing economic slowdown in Europe, the debt crisis in Greece, high risk of a financial crisis in China, the ongoing Russian economic problems, and a weaker Thai currency.

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  14. Thai Airways reacts to global crisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Nation

    Thai Airways International is preparing crisis management to deal with economic and financial problems outside Thailand, said the airline's president, Charamporn Jotikasthira. The national flag carrier is facing global problems such as the continuing economic slowdown in Europe, the debt crisis in Greece, high risk of a financial crisis in China, the ongoing Russian economic problems, and a weaker Thai currency.

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  15. Domestic MICE Mart opens up to Thailand's neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Pattaya Mail

    Representatives of business, travel and hospitality from Thailand and neighboring countries learned how Pattaya is growing into one of the country's primary locations for meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions at the 2nd Domestic MICE Mart. Chonburi Deputy Gov. Chamnanwit Taerat opened the June 25 event at the Holiday Inn Pattaya, attended by more than 1,000 people representing qualified small- and medium-sized companies and large industrial estates both in the kingdom and in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.

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  16. updatePattaya 'oral sex' disco ordered shut for 10 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Pictures of an unidentified woman performing oral sex to a male tourist inside 808 First Class Clubbing in South Pattaya go viral online, prompting a police investigation and a 10-day closure order. A Pattaya discotheque has been ordered to close for 10 days after a Thai woman fellated a South Korean man in full view of other customers early Monday morning.

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  17. Police hunt couple who had oral sex in Pattaya discoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Pictures of an unidentified woman performing oral sex to a male tourist inside 808 First Class Clubbing in South Pattaya go viral online, prompting police to investigate. Police are hunting for two people who engaged in oral sex inside a discotheque in Chon Buri's Pattaya entertainment area after images of the lewd performance were spread online.

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  18. Police hunt couple who had oral sex in Pattaya barRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Pictures of an unidentified woman performing oral sex to a male tourist inside 808 First Class Clubbing in South Pattaya go viral online, prompting police to investigate. Police are hunting for two people who engaged in oral sex inside a night club in Chon Buri's Pattaya entertainment area after images of the lewd performance were spread online.

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  19. Russian tourist beaten to death in PattayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    A Russian man with severe bleeding is rushed to Pattaya City Hotel on Friday night but he died shortly later. A 39-year-old Russian man died after being beaten at a hotel on Pattaya beach of Chon Buri province late Friday night, police said.

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  20. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be held on Sunday, June 28. Everyone is warmly welcome. PCEC member Darrel Vaught will be speaking about an online service for ordering home delivery from over 100 Pattaya restaurants including a few pointers in using the service.

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