The Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011 was officially opened by the CEO of Chonburi Provincial Administrative Organization. The annual event was highly successful with many hoteliers from various hotels attending.
The Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011 kicks off at the PEACH, Royal Cliff Beach Pattaya. The flower arrangement was the first competition of the international food and hotel show. Magnificent, multicolor, richly scented flowers galore. The former champion, the Sign hotel, annouced that they would defend their 2010 championship title.
A motorbike rider swerved to avoid a big hole on the road, lost his balance fell off his bike and was crushed to death by a garbage truck. The locals demand the municipality to repair the pot holes to prevent further accidents.
A boat carrying 80 Russian tourists caught fire near Bang Saray beach in Sattahip. The holiday makers were stuck onboard and later rescued. No one was injured.
Pattaya Municipalily called for the jet ski operators to register their jet ski businesses, to have insurances and stop extorting money from tourists. The jet ski operators claimed that they could not afford the insurance fee.
The Pratheung jetty in Satthahip collapses and a truck carrying 18 tons of salt for fish preservation dives into the sea. The collapse could have been caused by the jetty which was constucted over 100 years ago
A drunk Russian man leaped from the 14th floor of the Viewtalay condominium in Nongprue. His death might have been caused by from a querrel with his wife.
WASHINGTON, August 2, 2011 - A Japanese man has pleaded guilty to federal charges of illegally smuggling 55 live turtles and tortoises into the United States, the US Department of Justice said in a statement Monday.
L'Oreal ads of Julia Roberts and Christy Turlington banned for airbrushing
Pattaya Municipality Hurry to Solve Jet Ski mafia problem as it severely affects the image of Pattaya.
Hundreds of gay and lesbian couples excitedly became the first to tie the knot Sunday as a New York state law took effect and was hailed as a milestone toward legalizing gay marriage nationwide.
LONDON, July 22, 2011 - Realist painter Lucian Freud, grandson of the inventor of modern psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud and widely seen as Britain's top contemporary artist, has died in London aged 88, his lawyer said.
SYDNEY, July 22, 2011 - A 12-year-old Australian boy who was dragged some 80 metres (yards) underground after falling into a stormwater drain said he thought he was going to drown before he popped up behind a Chinese eatery.
A broke tourist in Pattaya used a tree as his dwelling. Local people informed police as their concerned of his safety. The volunteer police and local people took more than 2 hours to take him from the tree
A part time karaoke girl had a quarrel with her boyfriend as he did not allow her to go to the sea. So she committed suicide by jumping from room at a mansion in Dindeang,Bangkok.
BERLIN, July 15, 2011 - Thailand's foreign minister flew into Berlin Friday for talks on the impounding of an aircraft owned by the Thai crown, but the German government insisted that it was a matter for the courts.
A 24-year-old Chinese tourist drows on Tavan Beach, Ko Lan. The police assumes that his death was caused by an underlying disease.
Locals including children in Plutaluang, Sattahip have been suffering from respiratory problems due to soy dust. The Sutthahip District Deputy Governor and officers contacted the local community to solve the problem
SAN FRANCISCO, July 12, 2011 (AFP) - Hacker group Anonymous on Monday released a trove of military email addresses and passwords it claimed to have plundered from the network of US defense consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton.
Apakornkietkiwong Hospital Sattahip Naval Base in cooperation with Bumrasnaradura Infectious Disease Institue and Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health implemented a vaccination program against influenza,meningitis, yellow fever and cholera for the sailors of the Royal Thai Naval Ship HMS Similan and HMTS Narathivas prior to their second mission to suppress the Somali Pirates in the Gulf of Aden