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  1. Starwood pins hopes on Asian touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bangkok Post

    Thailand's hotel industry has ample room to grow thanks to Asian tourists, particularly from China, India and Indonesia, says Connecticut-based Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. "Thailand has a lot of growth potential, driven by the trend in Asia where tourism, especially travel within the continent, is growing very fast," said Lothar Pehl, senior vice-president for Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos. He said most Starwood guests today were Asian, while 55% of new projects worldwide under the Starwood chain were in Asia.

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  2. Indigo comes to BangkokRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Nation

    Hotel Indigo, a chain of boutique hotels that's part of the InterContinental Hotels Group, makes its Southeast Asian debut with luxury accommodation on Bangkok's Wireless Road. Indigo comes to Bangkok Hotel Indigo, a chain of boutique hotels that's part of the InterContinental Hotels Group, makes its Southeast Asian debut with luxury accommodation on Bangkok's Wireless Road.

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  3. Thai police to charge owners of Bangkok fitness club over lewd acts with men working outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Straits Times

    The Thai police are preparing to take legal action against the owners of a fitness club located in Bangkok's Wang Thonglang district for allegedly allowing several naked women to mingle with and tease men while they were working out. Royal Thai Police spokesman Prawut Thawornsiri said yesterday that Wang Thonglang police would summon the owners for questioning and were preparing to file criminal charges against them for allegedly arranging for obscene acts for sexual pleasure.

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  4. Police to sue gym owner over lewd actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Nation

    POLICE ARE preparing to take legal action against the owners of a fitness club located in Bangkok's Wang Thonglang district for allegedly allowing several naked women to mingle with and tease men while they were working out. This was reportedly seen in a video clip widely distributed online.

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  5. 24 hours in the old kingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Sun-Star

    IT WAS time to get back to an old habit, a good one. A habit that allows me to add a new entry on my list of visited places away from the city I frequently visit -- Bangkok.

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  6. Tourists visiting Thailand drop 6.6 pct in 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Xinhuanet

    About 24.7 million tourists visited Thailand throughout 2014, down 6.6 percent from a year earlier, a tourism official said Thursday. The drop resulted from the country's political chaos in the first half of 2014 as well as international economic factors like Russian ruble depreciation, Minister of Tourism and Sports Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul was quoted by Bangkok Post as saying.

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  7. Family of Keighley teacher assaulted in Thailand appeals against...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Adam Pickles' father, Andrew, back right, with other members of John's Followers, a 60s band which reunited in 2013 to raise money to help Adam. Back from left, John Loveday, Trevor Tillotson and Andrew Pickles and, front form left, John Martin and John S THE FAMILY of a Keighley teacher left in a coma following a brutal assault in Thailand has appealed against the decision to acquit his alleged attacker.

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  8. Asean-region driver's license urgedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Bangkok Post

    Yutthachai Sunthornrattanavej, chairman of the ADT, said on Tuesday that his association planned to submit a letter to Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul asking for guidelines to boost tourism in border areas before the launch of the Asean Economic Community later this year with an eye toward making Thailand Asean's tourism hub. He urged the ministry to hold meetings with provincial chambers of commerce, immigration offices in border provinces, and officials from neighbouring countries to jointly lay guidelines for personal travel, particularly the issuance of Asean driving licenses.

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  9. Russian economic crisis hits Pattaya, PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | The Nation

    Russia's economic crisis is expected to squeeze the hotel and tourism business in Thailand - especially in Pattaya and Phuket - through the current high season and first quarter of next year. "Pattaya has been like a second home for Russian tourists and long-stay guests for many years.

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  10. Community HappeningsRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Pattaya Mail

    The next meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club will be on Sunday, December 28. Everyone is warmly welcome. The speaker will be Aaron Siwoku, founder of Cryptosigma.com a Bitcoin wallet app + Visa debit card.

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

    Dec 19, 2014 | 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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  12. Planning a beach holiday? Head to Hua Hin in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Trips, holidays, travelling! It's all so exciting. When you plan to go somewhere, you do a lot of research which seems like more of a project work.

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  13. Mercure Pattaya Ocean Resort Opens for Business in Pattaya, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | OnlinePRNews

    Mercure Pattaya Ocean Resort opens its doors to welcome travellers visiting Pattaya's favourite resort destination, offering a starting rate of THB 1,890++. Online PR News 22-December-2014 Bangkok, Thailand Accor , the largest international hotel operator in Asia Pacific and Thailand, announces the opening of the newly built Mercure Pattaya Ocean Resort .

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  14. The Russians Aren't Feasting Like Monarchs In Thailand AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

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

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  16. Pattaya launches night-time beach patrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | 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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  17. Russian Tourists Are Canceling Their Vacation Plans In ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | 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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  18. Russian Tourists Are Canceling Their Vacation Plans In ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

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

    Dec 15, 2014 | 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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  20. Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya opens.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | 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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