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  1. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | 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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  2. 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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  3. IRCTC is organising package tour to ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | 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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  4. Quality, not just numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Bangkok Post

    Elephants at Nong Nuch Garden in Pattaya perform a complex dragon dance to welcome the Chinese New Year. TEERANAI JANSRICHOl "A target of 29 million tourist arrivals as set by the Tourism and Sports Ministry for this year exceeds the capacity of Thailand's tourism resources," said director-general Anuphap Kesornsuwan.

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  5. Nine couples set marathon dance record of 35:01:01Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Japan Times

    Nine couples have broken the world record for the longest dance marathon in the seaside town of Pattaya, southeast of Thailand's capital, Bangkok. The couples broke the record by dancing for 35 hours, one minute and one second, gaining a spot in the Guinness World Records.

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  6. Dancing their way to world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Iol.co.za

    On Valentine's Day, Nine Thai couples and one Canadian couple are attempting to break the existing Guinness World Record for longest dance of 35 hours and one minute. The winner will receive 9,400 US dollar in cash price and an official certificate from Guinness Book of World Records.

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  7. Couples in Thailand dance their way to world recordRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Reuters

    Nine couples danced their way to victory on Saturday, breaking the record for the longest dance marathon in the world in the seaside town of Pattaya, southeast of Thailand's capital Bangkok. The couples broke the World's Longest Dance Marathon record by dancing for 35 hours, one minute and one second, gaining a spot in the Guinness World Records.

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  8. Tennis: Tomljanovic to meet Hantuchova in Pattaya finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Croatia's Alja Tomljanovic will face off against Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova at the WTA Pattaya Open on Sunday after both women slogged their way to the final Saturday with gruelling three set tie-break victories. Ajla Tomljanovic of Croatia returns a shot to Monica Puig of Puerto Rico in their women's singles semi-final match at the WTA Pattaya Open tennis tournament in Pattaya, Thailand.

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  9. Colors of the East festival blooms on Pattaya Beach Feb. 26-March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Pattaya Mail

    The annual Colors of the East festival street fair blooms on Pattaya Beach Feb. 26-March 1 with this year's theme being "Flowers of the Beach." Provincial officials from Chonburi, Rayong, Trat and Chantaburi announced the eighth-annual festival Feb. 5 in Bangkok with deejay Ekachai Uesangkomsat and video deejay Nathaweeranuch Thongmee acting as emcees.

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  10. 10-year-old market vendor becomes social-media sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Pattaya Mail

    A Rayong 10-year-old has become a social-media sensation for taking over the role of family breadwinner by drawing pictures and selling them with artificial flowers at a Pattaya market. Eakmongkol "Nong Miw" Samerpark, a fifth grader at Sriracha's Samran Witthaya School, began selling his drawings and fake flowers on weekends at the Thepprasit second-hand market after his father was unable to work there due to a bad back.

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  11. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, February 15. Everyone is warmly welcome. Dr. Arnon Suwanpasak, MD, from the Heart Center of Bangkok Hospital Pattaya will be speaking about "Prevention of Heart Attack."

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  12. Build high-speed railway links to reach tourist spots: Thai PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Nation

    Thailand plans to build high-speed railway links connecting Bangkok to tourist destinations south of the Thai capital modeled on Japan's bullet trains, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Thursday. Prayuth heads a military government that is looking for big ticket schemes to stimulate growth in Thailand, Southeast Asia's second-largest economy, which is still struggling to regain traction following the putsch last May. During an official visit to Japan this week where he met Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, Prayuth rode the Shinkansen, or bullet train, from Tokyo to Osaka, prompting him to consider a similar network for Thailand.

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  13. Thai PM bites bullet on growth, eyes fast trains to tourist hotspotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Straits Times

    Thailand plans to build high-speed railway links connecting Bangkok to tourist destinations south of the Thai capital modelled on Japan's bullet trains, Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Thursday. Prayuth heads a military government that is looking for big ticket schemes to stimulate growth in Thailand, Southeast Asia's second-largest economy, which is still struggling to regain traction following the putsch last May. During an official visit to Japan this week where he met Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, Prayuth rode the Shinkansen, or bullet train, from Tokyo to Osaka, prompting him to consider a similar network for Thailand.

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  14. Indians prefer Dubai, Bangkok outings for V-Day: SurveyRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Newkerala.com

    Dubai and Bangkok have emerged as the top searched outbound destinations for Indians around Valentine's Day, a new survey has revealed. Hotels.com, an online accommodation booking website, conducted the survey in 28 countries with over 25,000 respondents to understand the preferences of travellers this Valentine's Day, which falls Sunday.

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  15. Obama scales down annual Cobra Gold military exercises in protest of Thailand coupRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Washington Times

    U.S. forces on Monday went ahead with the massive annual, multinational Cobra Gold military exercises here, despite concerns over whether to help train the troops that enabled Thai Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha to seize power in a coup more than eight months ago and impose martial law.

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  16. DASTA readies hoteliers for AECRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Pattaya Mail

    The Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration offered help to Pattaya hotel operators trying to get ready for the ASEAN Economic Community by offering advice on eco-friendly practices, business and free trade. DASTA Deputy Director Damrong Saengkaweelert and Pattaya project chief Thaweepong Wichaidit hosted the Jan. 28 seminar at the Amari Orchid Resort & Tower entitled "AEC: Are Pattaya Tourism Businesses Ready?" Officials from the Designated Areas for Sustainable Tourism Administration offer advice to Pattaya-area hotel operators on eco-friendly practices, business and free trade.

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  17. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2012 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, February 8. Everyone is warmly welcome. John Ryan, Director of Training at International Truth Verification Technologies, will be returning to give his latest update of the FVSA .

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  18. Bid to keep south on world tourism radarRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Nation

    Tourism authorities today will be urged to draw up a master plan for the South that upgrades infrastructure and energy resources in a bid to keep the region on the global tourism radar. Suchart Hirankanokkul, former president of the Thai Hotels Association's Southern Chapter, said yesterday that the association will call on the government and tourism authorities to reveal a tourism master plan for the Andaman Coast, covering key leisure destinations such as Phuket, Krabi and Phang Nga.

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  19. Escape from It All with U Hotels and ResortsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | PR.com

    Sapa, Lao Cai, Vietnam, February 05, 2015 -- -- The award-winning U chain of luxury boutique hotels and resorts invites you to leave the daily grind behind and escape from it all with the irresistibly priced "Ur Escape" promotion in 2015. With "Ur Escape" you'll receive a full 25% discount on the Full Flexible Rate for all room types at every U Hotel and Resort as well as a $20 USD restaurant credit per room per stay making your time at a U even more memorable.

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  20. Thailand anti-vice efforts target prostitution and corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Asian Correspondent

    The beach resort city of Pattaya is known for being Thailand's den of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll, but the government is trying yet again to tone down the area's reputation. Police shut down the Heaven Gentleman's Lounge Club and Sport earlier this week, disrupting a night of partying for 100 foreigners and a number of Thai women, according to the Bangkok Post .

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