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Saturday, December 16, 2017

Packaged tours down, Europeans up for Pattaya high season

Pattaya tourism officials say high season is off to a good start, with visitors increasingly shunning package tours.Pattaya Business & Tourism Association President Ekasit...

Security officials prepare for holiday period

Bangkok - Security officials have ordered the authorities to prepare safety precautions for the New Year holiday emphasizing facilitation of traveling citizens and stringent...

TAT welcomes 33 millionth visitor to Thailand

Bangkok - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) welcomed a record-breaking 33 millionth visitor to Thailand under Thailand's Luckiest Visitor, the Amazing Smashing Success...

Israeli Ambassador invites PM to independence celebration

Bangkok - The Israeli Ambassador to Thailand met with the Prime Minister Friday and invited him to the 70th Anniversary of Israeli Independence.Israeli Ambassador...

Navy seizes 2 illegal fishing boats in Songkhla

Songkhla - The Royal Thai Navy has seized two fishing boats for illegally trawling in Thai waters off of Songkhla province.The Second Naval Area...

You have alcohol?

Dear Hillary,Every time I go out to the pub I end up stopped in a police road check. Makes no difference that I tell...

How much for a guide?

Dear Hillary,I am planning on coming over for two weeks after Xmas. As I will be on my own, I’d like to find some...

The Newbies are here for Xmas!

Dear Hillary,If I take a girl from one of the local bars, does that mean I can’t ask one of the others out on...

Swept off his feet

Dear Hillary,(This was floating round the internet, so I caught it and used it again as it is very salient.) Love your column, Hillary,...

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...

Death notice

Gerald Joseph Kelly, a resident for over 15 years in Pattaya’s Nova Hotel, died in Dublin Republic of Ireland on 2 November 2017. He...

The ‘ridiculous’ for TAT

Editor;Imagine trying to encourage tourist visits to Jomtien Beach for a happy holiday time, when directives...1) Pave over a pleasant beach side walking street.2)...

R.I.P. Gerald Kelly

Gerald Joseph Kelly, a resident for over 15 years in Pattaya's Nova Hotel, died in Dublin, Republic of Ireland on 2 November 2017. He...

Australia 203-3 at stumps, trail England by 200

Perth, Australia (AP) — Australia captain Steve Smith again showed the way with a dominating 92 not out in a positive response to England's...

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Odds and Ends – Friday December 15 – December 21, 2017

Hand grenade found in donation to California Goodwill storePlacentia, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say someone left a hand grenade inside a box of donations that...

Odds and Ends – Friday December 8- December 14, 2017

Lawsuit: Couple detained after hibiscus mistaken for pot Sarver, Pa. (AP) - A couple who say they were handcuffed for hours in a police patrol car...