A transformer of Aou Pai Power Substation in Sriracha exploded causing a fire. The local people evacuated the area due to the loud sound of the explosion and the clouds of smoke. The explosion did not affect the power distribution as the exploded transformer had not been installed to the power system.
An Australian fell from the 4th of Flipper Lodge Hotel in Pattaya as he was smoking on the balcony of his room. Police assume that his fall was caused by drunkeness.
An american man leaped to his death from the 9th floor of Pattaya Mariott Resort & Spa. The police found that he did was not a hotel guest and searched for his actual residence to find the motive of his suicide and contact his relatives.
The Long Beach Garden Hotel & Spa wins the Fancy Flower Dressing Competition held on the second day of the Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011
The team from the Royal Cliff Beach, Pattaya wins the Free-style Fruit & Vegetable Carving Showpiece Competition at the Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011.
The somtam competition at Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011 attracted a large audience. A lady boy competior who showedoff his swingingthe fish sauce bottle routine while preparing his somtam made the audience scream.
The 5th Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011, 5-7 August 2011 heralded the winner of the Spa & Massage Competition
A bartender from the Royal Cliff Hotel wins the Free Style Pattaya Signature Drink Menu Search securing his participation in Thailand Bartender Battle Winner Cup 2011
Competitors from more than 15 countries attended competitions at the Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 2011 , August 5-7, 2011.
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.