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A year late, Koh Larn undersea power cable goes live

More than a year later than its planned completion date, work to lay and connect an undersea cable to bring electricity to Koh...

Tourists on rails see another side of Pattaya

Chai yo!  Passengers arrive in Pattaya happy after a train ride from Bangkok. Traveling to Pattaya usually means taxis, buses...

Pattaya groups donate 204,000 baht to Ayutthaya flood victims

With their homes inundated, people need to use boats instead of cars. Pattaya area residents donated more than 200,000 baht in cash...

South Pattaya road repairs to be complete by December 23

  Traffic is a mess in South Pattaya - but officials promise construction will be done by December 23.  We can only hope...

Thai, Cambodian defense chiefs increase counter-terrorism work

  Red shirt leaders whereabouts still unknown   Khmer Defense Minister Gen. Tea Banh (left) and Thai Defense Minister Gen. Prawit Wongsuwan (right)...

150 7-Eleven stores to become crime-reporting stations

Crime victims will soon have another reason to say “oh thank Heaven for 7-Eleven.” Starting Nov. 1, 150 of the ubiquitous convenience store...

Halfway through term, Mayor touts track record

Halfway through his first term, Pattaya Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome touted fourteen achievements that, he says, have made Pattaya a more-livable city. About 500...

Zombies invade Pattaya

The night of the living dead?  Oooo, scary, scary.  Ghosts, zombies, goblins and the walking dead took over Walking Street on Saturday, Oct. 30...

Battle for Wong Amat Beach continues as city cracks down on...

Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh (2nd left) and city officials inspect Wong Amat Beach after receiving complaints about the beach bed and umbrella...

Chonburi’s annual Water Buffalo Races continue to excite the crowds

And they’re off! Jockeys compete in the 139th running of the Chonburi Water Buffalo Races. The event, which started as an end of...

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Voters reject Itthiphol, Poramet MP bids

Pattaya-area voters rejected the city’s former mayor and deputy mayor in Sunday’s lower-house election, choosing instead candidates from the upstart Future Forward Party. Eight-year Mayor...

7 Chinese hurt in Jomtien tour bus crash

Seven Chinese tourists were hurt when they’re tour bus overturned on Sukhumvit Road in Jomtien Beach. Paramedics rushed the unidentified victims to Pattaya Memorial Hospital...

Election officials probe ballot posted online

Election officials are trying to determine who took a photo of a ballot in Pattaya and posted it online. Somchai Sirisombat, director of elections for...

Pattaya goes to the polls

Pattaya residents went to the polls, braving hot weather to cast ballots in the first unfettered general election in eight years. Polling stations across the...

PCEC treated to smooth AM tones

Despite being up and performing in a local Pattaya venue until 02:30AM, our entertaining speaker this week not only got up early but regaled...