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  1. Pattaya Consular Outreach Dates for 2015Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    The American Citizen Services section of the American Embassy in Bangkok is pleased to inform you of our upcoming Embassy consular visits in 2015. Consular staff will be available to provide services in Pattaya on the following dates: Appointments are not needed for consular services during outreach visits.

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  2. Emergency responders declare themselves ready for peak seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    Pattaya area police, medical and business groups declared themselves ready for the peak of the high season and any land or marine accidents that may come with it. Representatives from the Pattaya and Tourist police, marine rescue agencies, the Sawang Boriboon Thammasathan Foundation, Pattaya Business & Tourism Association and Bangkok Hospital Pattaya met with the media Dec. 11 to outline their preparedness.

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  3. Pattaya launches night-time beach patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Pattaya Mail

    Area police and political officials inaugurated Pattaya's new police beach patrols with cartoon characters, but are assuring tourists its new commitment to safety won't be comical. Chonburi Gov. Khomsan Ekachai, Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho, Pattaya Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome, and Tourist Police commander Pol.

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  4. Russian Tourists Are Canceling Their Vacation Plans In ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Hard times have fallen on Pattaya, a beach resort about 60 miles southeast of Bangkok, as Russian tourists cancel their vacation plans amid the collapse of the ruble . "Hotel room reservations from the Russian market have already dropped by 70% for this high season," Sanpetch Suppabawonsathien, president of the Thai Hotels Association, told the Bangkok Post .

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  5. Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya Opens in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Hotel News Resource

    Marriott International continues its growth in Thailand with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya. Located in South Pattaya city area within walking distance to Pattaya Beach and Walking Street.

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  6. Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya opens.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | 4 Hoteliers

    Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya Opens in Thailand's Hottest Beach-Resort Destination A step away from Pattaya's lively beach promenade, the 132-room Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya combines great comfort and a perfect location with world known hospitality. Marriott International continues its dynamic growth in Thailand with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya.

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  7. BlacklistedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Standard

    A mainland woman who threw a cup of hot noodles at a flight attendant has been blacklisted by the China National Tourism Administration, along with three of her traveling companions. Mainland travel agency associations were asked to scrap their credit records, while a tourism official described the four as "extremely low-quality tourists."

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  8. Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Hotel Business

    Marriott International continues its growth in Thailand with the opening of the Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya. Located in South Pattaya city area within walking distance to Pattaya Beach and Walking Street, the 7-story with 132-room hotel becomes the second Courtyard branded hotel in Thailand and the 32nd Courtyard branded hotel in Asia Pacific.

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  9. Pattaya commemorates 36th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pattaya Mail

    Pattaya marked the 36th anniversary of the founding of the city with a merit-making ceremony attended by city officials and residents. The Nov. 29 ceremony began with the presentation of rice and dried food to 60 monks before worshiping the Earth Mother Goddess at the entrance of Pattaya City Hall.

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  10. Donation fund set up as police search for driver who injured 10 Russian touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pattaya Mail

    Pattaya police have set up a fund to cover medical expenses for one of 10 Russian tourists injured in a collision between their baht bus and a pickup truck whose driver became a fugitive after fleeing the scene. Nattaporn Klinhom, 20, is being sought for crashing his white Chevrolet Colorado into the back of a parked pickup-truck taxi around 10 p.m. Dec. 1 on Sukhumvit Road near the Soi Chaiyapruek intersection.

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  11. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, December 14. Everyone is warmly welcome. The PCEC will be presenting their Christmas Program with the Pattaya Orphanage Children's Choir singing carols and receiving some bags of goodies from Santa Claus.

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  12. Following the tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Nation

    Far from the sunny beaches of southern Thailand and the hedonist havens of Pattaya and Bangkok, the rural north-east of the country lays claim to being the true heart of Thai culture. The region, called Isaan, is know to Thais for its fresh produce and laid-back pace of life.

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  13. Chopper lifts tourist off cliff faceRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Nation

    A Navy helicopter rescued a Greek tourist on Tuesday evening after he was stranded on a cliff about 150 metres above sea level on Koh Lan off Pattaya coast. Bouras Thedoras, 37, was rescued after Pattaya police were alerted.

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  14. Navy helicopter rescues Greek man stranded on Koh Lan cliffRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Nation

    A Navy helicopter rescued a Greek tourist Tuesday evening after he was stranded on a cliff on Koh Lan off Pattaya coast at the spot about 150 metres above the sea level. Bouras Thedoras, 37, was rescued at about 5:30 pm after Pattaya police were alerted.

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  15. BANGKOK: Cruise, sailing businesses in Pattaya area expected to take off in 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Asia News Network

    The cruise and sailing business in Pattaya and the East Coast is expected to flourish next year as more tourists from neighbouring countries flock to the area. According to a study by the Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration , Pattaya could see a flood of visitors from neighbouring countries when 10 Southeast Asian nations meld into one single market under the Asean Economic Community next year.

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  16. Spinning the Isan narrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Bangkok Post

    Maitree Siriboon's latest series of work currently on exhibition at Whitespace Gallery was conceived during his art residency at Thaillywood in Chon Buri earlier this year. In the "Lotus Disco" exhibition, "disco balls" spin in the shape of lotuses.

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  17. Movenpick Hotels & Resorts unwinds on Samui's best sunset beach.Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | PRWeb

    Relaxing on Koh Samui's best sunset beach is just one of the highlights at Movenpick Hotels & Resorts' latest Thai property. The Movenpick Resort Laem Yai Beach Samui which opened on 6 December, is a stunning boutique beach resort with 50 rooms, pool villas, beachfront villas and two-bedroom villas.

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  18. Thailand tourism market: Poor transport infrastructure a key barrier to developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | PR-inside.com

    The country recorded an increase in number of visitors, both domestic and international, as well as an increase in expenditure by tourists. Economic growth and promotional activities by the tourism authority supported this growth.

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  19. Dasta plans Pattaya-Trat sea routeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | The Nation

    The Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration will promote a sea route off the east coast to attract boating enthusiasts to the area. "This is one of the pilot projects planned by Dasta to draw high-end tourists to the Gulf of Thailand," director-general NalikatibhagSangsnit said.

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  20. Taxi fare hike delayed as officials eye Uber shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Bangkok Post

    Transport Minister Prajin Juntong Monday postponed a planned increase in taxi fares while saying officials would ask ride-sharing service Uber to halt operations in Thailand. Originally set to take effect today, the new taxi fares were delayed because 85% of taxi cabs first have to pass inspections of their condition at the Land Transport Department, ACM Prajin said.

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