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Pattaya
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Mayor Anan Charoenchasri and top deputies were on hand at the Thepprasit Community Primary Public Health Center to educate people on the smoking ban, which passed into law last year but will not be enforced until Feb. 1.

With 3 weeks until beach smoking ban, Pattaya steps up education effort

PATTAYA - With less than a month before authorities start fining or even jailing tourists who smoke on Thailand’s beaches, Pattaya continued its awareness campaign...

Tourism minister promises full assistance to victims of Krabi speedboat accident

Krabi - The Minister for Tourism and Sports has visited the injured and promised every assistance to tourists affected by the speedboat disaster off...

Relatives of California mudslide victims pray for discovery of their bodies

Khon Kaen - Relatives of Thai citizens who fell victim to a mudslide in the US state of California are praying for the quick...

Thailand and China to meet on expansion of their trade ties

Bangkok - Thailand and China will form a joint committee to reduce trade barriers between them with a plan to increase the value of...

PM’s Office encourages residents to utilize services of GCC

Bangkok - The Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Prime Minister's Office has urged members of the public to send their complaints and suggestions through...

Advice for octogenarians

Dear Hillary, Hope you made it into 2018 safely. I am told that old people have to be very careful and not fall as they...

Just send me the money

Dear Hillary, You had some guy sending 50 thousand baht to one of the local women he sees twice a year. Suckers are born every...

Chocolates

Dear Hillary, One of the receptionists in our company is very attractive and I would like to get to know her better, but I have...

Forget the ewes, it’s the Rams you have to look after

Dear Hillary, Can you recommend a good computer technician? Every time my computer breaks down, the technician takes it away to fix it, and returns...

Keep Pattaya Thaidy

Editor; Many letters have been written regarding the appalling trash problem here in Pattaya. Why not make all premises responsible for immediately adjacent areas, i.e....

Their own rule of the road

Dear Editor; Thailand has got gold for the worst road safely on the world, which is no surprise as most drivers want to get to...

Soi Siam Country Club Road getting closer to finish?

Editor: Finally, three and a half years in the making they are getting close to finishing the project of placing drains and repaving the surface...

How 10,000 lives can be saved in Thai traffic every...

Editor; Now Thailand has the deadliest road traffic in the world. We just passed Libya. Why is that? As a retired Swedish motor journalist I made...

Man United beat Stoke 3-0, reduce City’s lead to 12 points

Manchester, England (AP) — With Alexis Sanchez potentially on his way to Manchester United, two members of the current forward line issued reminders of...

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