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  1. From R- to G-ratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangkok Post

    Life speaks with Pattaya Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome about his ambitious goal to change the image of 'Sin City' from a seedy nightlife hotspot to a family and sports destination We have volunteers who can speak the Chinese language at police stations and some information centres, as well as at our call centre service. We hold meetings with tour agents to inform them to advise their Chinese customers about Thai culture, cleanliness and environmental issues.

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  2. Seven firms suspected of using local nomineesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Nation

    Seven companies in Pattaya are suspected of breaching the Foreign Business Act by having Thai nominees hold majority stakes, the Commerce Ministry's Business Development Department claims. She said that in cooperation with the DSI and Tourism and Sports Ministry, her agency investigated 43 suspect firms in Chon Buri province, and the probe determined that seven in Pattaya were highly likely to have breached the FBA.

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  3. New Tesco Lotus shopping app features barcode scanRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Nation

    The company targets 200,000 downloads of the app this year, which should double its online sales from the 2014 level. Last year, its online sales were generated from its website and amounted to less than 1 per cent of in-store sales.

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  4. C. Thong to launch 5-star Pattaya hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Bangkok Post

    The authorised distributor of Citizen watches will spend 1.5 billion baht to build a hotel in Pattaya this year. Managing director Vipavan Mahadumrongkul said the five-star Renaissance Pattaya Hotel & Resort is now under construction on a 17-rai plot on Na Jomtien beach in Pattaya.

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  5. New lease of life for illegal hotelsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Nation

    More than 200 illegal hotels in Cha-Am are being made registered hotels following a revised ministerial draft regulation on old building usage recently approved by the Cabinet. Surapong Techaruvichit, president of Thai Hotels Association , said 14 hotels and resorts in the famous beach resort town had been registered during the last few months while 49 non- registered hotels and resorts were in the process of doing the same.

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  6. Tourism industry players suggest how to improve Kingdom's competitivenessRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Nation

    Experts from the airline, hotel, and travel industries have proposed initiatives to improve country's ability to compete in the growing global tourism market. Speaking at a tourism conference on "Imagine Thailand 2020" hosted by the Pacific Asia Travel Association , representatives of businesses involved in tourism made several proposals with high hopes of bringing in more tourists as well as increasing the country's competitiveness in the long term.

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  7. Sea tragedy on Thai holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Telegraph

    A 59-year-old doctor from Calcutta died on holiday in Thailand moments after complaining of breathlessness while doing the Underwater Sea Walk, a guided marine stroll listed among the must-do activities during a trip to Koh Larn near Pattaya. Gynaecologist Sukhendu Kumar Kundu, who used to run a nursing home at Behrampore in Murshidabad, had gone for the underwater walk on March 6 with a local tour operator, family members said on Tuesday.

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  8. Amid slowdown in foreign visitors tourism focuses on domestic travellersRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Nation

    DOMESTIC tourism is more in focus this year as fewer foreign flyers, especially from Russia and Europe, make the long trip here. Businesses in some destinations, which are usually filled up by foreign holidaymakers, have turned their marketing efforts more toward the local market to maintain their sales.

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  9. Pattaya tourism far better than feared in Jan-Sept 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Pattaya Mail

    Despite predictions of doom by local officials and bar-napkin estimates by expats, tourism in Pattaya during the first three quarters of 2014 actually declined less than 5 percent, according to new figures from the Tourism Authority of Thailand. TAT recently released its regional breakdowns for January through September and the numbers were far better than the dire estimates by politicians, businesspeople and locals who speculated arrivals had fallen 10-30 percent.

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  10. Community HappeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, March 15. Everyone is warmly welcome. The speaker will be Dr. Dulayanat, plastic surgery specialist from Phyathai Sriracha Hospital.

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  11. TAT offers big tourist discounts for ThaisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Pattaya Mail

    Hoping to offset the steep decline in foreign tourists, the Tourism Authority of Thailand rolled out a new promotion to award discounts on hotels, attractions and spas for Thais. TAT Pattaya Director Suladda Sarutilavan unveiled the "365 Days for Thais" campaign Feb. 23 at city hall.

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  12. Various Big Discounts at Sun City Hotel in Pattaya, ThailandRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | PR Log

    A stay at Sun City Hotel in vacation-friendly Pattaya in Thailand will feel even more enjoyable when you book on the website. Several discounts have been launched particularly for direct reservations.

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  13. CP, ThaiBev step inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Bangkok Post

    A worker checks the readiness of the tunnel construction site in Tha Phra. PM Prayut Chan-o-cha on Monday launched the eastbound tunnel boring machine for the Tha Phra cut and cover tunnel, which will cross the Chao Phraya River.

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  14. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Bangkok Post

    Nusasiri is buying 200 non-performing condo units at the 68-storey State Tower from Bangkok Commercial Asset Management Co and plans to launch their sale in the second quarter. SET-listed developer Nusasiri Plc will invest 1 billion baht to acquire 200 non-performing condo units at the State Tower skyscraper, then renovate and resell them at a target yield of 30%.

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  15. TAT offers big tourist discounts for ThaisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Pattaya Mail

    Hoping to offset the steep decline in foreign tourists, the Tourism Authority of Thailand rolled out a new promotion to award discounts on hotels, attractions and spas for Thais. TAT Pattaya Director Suladda Sarutilavan unveiled the "365 Days for Thais" campaign Feb. 23 at city hall.

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  16. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2012 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, March 8. Everyone is warmly welcome. "Preparing for the inevitable" will be the topic with presentations by Kelvin Bamfield of Thai888 Law Company, Stuart Liversage, Allison Monkhouse Funeral Directors, and Julian Blewett, Vice Consul of the British Embassy in Bangkok.

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  17. World-class surgeons offer liposuction for patients on any budgetRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | PR Log

    They can be booked online well as through trusted travel agency partners. With more than 1.6 million patients opting for liposuction every year, is it among the most popular of cosmetic surgery procedures .

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  18. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, March 1. Everyone is warmly welcome. Club member John Lynham will give a presentation on his recent trip to Japan.

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  19. British tourist plummets to death from 36th-floor Thailand apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Mail

    British tourist plummets to his death from 36th-floor apartment in Thailand a day after his friend emailed him saying he was 'heading for a big fall' A British tourist who had become 'infatuated' with Thailand plunged 300ft to his death in a mystery fall from a 36th-floor apartment. Detectives are investigating how John Knotts, of Blaydon in Gateshead, came to fall from the Sky Beach Condominium in North Pattaya.

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  20. IRCTC is organising package tour to ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | AndhraNews

    Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Coloration is organizing a package tour with a duration of 4 nights/5 days leaving Hyderabad on March 31, 2015 and returning on April 4, 2015. The package courts two nights stay in Pattaya covering Tiger Zoo, Alcazar Show, Coral Island, Nong Nooch village tour, Gems Gallery and two nights stay in Bangkon covering Wat Trimit, Wat Pho and Wat Benchambopit and Safari World with Marine Park.

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