No sex please, we’re Thai

 

BangkokPost – It started off as nothing more than a small fishing village on the Gulf of Thailand. Its long sweeping bay was dotted with a few boats and shacks where the villagers lived. Then a group of 500 American soldiers stationed at a military base in Nakhon Ratchasima were driven to Pattaya on June […]

Runway shutdown at Suvarnabhumi airport expects to affect all flights

Runway shutdown at Suvarnabhumi airport expects to affect all flights

 

ThaiPBS – Incoming and outgoing flights from Suvarnabhumi international airport are unavoidable as now the airport announced to shut one of its three runways for repairs and maintenance for two months starting March 3. Warning of expected delays came from the the acting president of the Thai Airways Ms Usanee Saengsingkaew yesterday. She gave early […]

Over 20 women arrested in Pattaya’s sex trade crackdown

VIDEO : Over 20 women arrested in Pattaya’s sex trade crackdown

 

ThaiPBS – Over 20 women and transgenders of different nationalities were rounded up in Pattaya early Friday morning in a city-wide crackdown on prostitution. Police said that the arrested women and transgenders included Thais and nationals from Uganda and Madagascar. They were suspected of offering sex service to foreign tourists. Pol Maj Netithorn Rattanasuchanan, chief […]

Real estate still enjoy windfall from rail line projects

Real estate still enjoy windfall from rail line projects

 

THAI PBS – The Housing Business Association (HBA) says the real estate sector is still enjoying the government’s infrastructure projects with election that this year it will see 5% growth. HBA president Atip Bijanonda said recent approvals of several electric rail line projects by the government, have raised high hope for real estate developers in […]

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THAI Warns of Delays During Runway Repairs

 

Bangkokpost – Thai Airways International Plc (THAI) is fully prepared for the anticipated delays during the scheduled two-month repairs on one of its runways at Suvarnabhumi airport, says an executive. Acting president Usanee Sangsingkeo said in a statement the partial closure of the runway from March 3 to May 5 this year for 60 days would […]

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Snatch and Stash: Police Find Brit’s Trove of Stolen Goods on Phuket

 

KhaosodEnglish — A British man was arrested Friday on suspicion of preying on other foreign tourists to accumulate a hoard of stolen goods at his island residence. Police arrested Charlie Machin, 53, at 1am at his rented house in the island’s Thalang district after police identified him as a suspect in the burglary of another […]

What is a “Happy Zone”?

What is a “Happy Zone”?

 

LovePattayaThailand–It seems that the National police headquarters are very concerned about the safety of tourists & expats all over Thailand. Consequently these so called “happy zones’ will be set up in all the tourist areas in Thailand starting with Walking Street Pattaya. Pattaya sadly has the highest crime rate against tourists in the whole country, […]

Police Raid a Well Known Central Pattaya Bar.

Police Raid a Well Known Central Pattaya Bar.

 

LovePattayaThailand–On February 22 Mr Narit Niramaiwong, chief of BangLamung police, received a tip from an undercover associate who was pretending to be a customer, using this clever ploy he consequently discovered the premises were being used for prostitution. Police officers then carried out a raid on Club 4 & found a number of girls on […]