Pattaya Mail turns 15
Vol. XVII No. 13 Friday
March 27 - April 2, 2009
Travel & Tourism
Dining Out & Entertainment
Life in Fun City
Pattaya Sports Round-up
Property - Real Estate
Arts - Entertainment - Lifestyles
PM celebrates 15th anniversary in style
Pattaya Mail Story
Clubs in Pattaya
Current Movies in Pattaya's Cinemas
Updated every Friday
by Saichon Paewsoongnern
|SERVING THE EASTERN SEABOARD OF THAILAND
Pattaya international traffic jam
Tens of thousands of partiers converged on
Pattaya for the annual international traffic jam - sorry, make that the Pattaya
International Music Festival this past weekend. From Friday March 20 through
Sunday night, March 22, stages all along Beach Road through to Bali Hai in the
south came alive with national and international music stars, like Korea’s
Girls’ Generation (shown here).
Continued | More features
Governor sees green
at coffee council
Chonburi Governor Surapon Pongtadsirikun plans to set up a committee to increase
coordination among local organizations to develop the province in an
He gave the opening speech at the “coffee council” hosted by the Bangkok
Hospital Pattaya on March 17, attended by Dr Krittawit Lertutsahakul, hospital
director Pichit Kangwolkij and other guests from private and public sectors
including the media.
The governor stressed the importance of improving efficiency in provincial
management, requiring “cooperation from state agencies, societies and the
private sectors to solve current problems in Chonburi to ensure that development
proceeds according to plan.
continued | More News
Government survives no-confidence vote
This isn’t you…
Coffee and activities on the menu for PILC
The Pattaya International Ladies Club March monthly coffee morning
was held at Trattoria Toscana on Tuesday March 17. The terrace was laid out
with plenty of well-dressed tables which suited well as 117 ladies turned up
to enjoy the coffee morning, including 3 new members.
continued | More Community
Water for Life…the story of Darm’s determination to survive and how Rotarians resolved to Make Dreams Real for the child
Those who have not been starved don’t know the value of one grain of
rice. Those who have never been poor don’t see the value of one baht. Those
who have never been short of drinking water don’t realize the value of one
drop of water’.
Continued | More features
Navy celebrates founding with lunch for kids
The Royal Thai Navy 1st Army Area celebrated the date of its
founding on March 11 by providing lunch for students at the Ban Chong
Samaesarn Community School. The school is located in a local fishing
village. The Commander in Chief of the Royal Thai Navy’s 1st Army Area,
Vice-Admiral Chaiwat Pukkarat, led Deputy Commander in Chief Rear-Admiral
Worasak Channoo, Deputy Commander-in-Chief Rear-Admiral Nopadol Suthamasapa,
Chief-of-Staff Rear-Admiral Taweep Sukpinit and Deputy Chief-of-Staff Capt.
Continued | More Our Children
Platu Open sees nail biting
result in final race
The Thailand Platu Open 2008, held earlier this month at the
Ocean Marina Yacht Club, saw 2 days of close racing as Platu sailors and
Ocean Marina yachties alike enjoyed strong winds and sunny skies.
Continued | More Sports
Ray Campbell (center) receives his Certificate of
Appreciation from the Jesters Care For Kids Charity Drive 2009. Presenting
the certificate are Ritchie Rhoads (left) of Nirvana Resort, and Kim
Fletcher (right) of Jameson’s Pattaya. This year the Jesters Care For
Kids Charity Fair will be on Sunday, September 13, followed by the Party
Night at Jameson’s on Saturday, September 19.
More Social Events
When we first visited Wi’s restaurant, it had only
been open for two weeks, but we were very impressed. At the time I wrote, “We
had enjoyed a true ‘fine dining’ experience at Wi’s restaurant at prices that
were almost too cheap to be true.”
More Dining Out
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