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Army throws another book at taxis for not using meters

The army again is threatening to come down hard on Pattaya taxi drivers amid continued complaints about cabbies not using meters and ripping off...

Woman’s body found in Pong

Nongprue police are trying to identify the body of a woman found in a Pong tapioca field. The fully dressed woman in a red and...

Sukhawadee House closed for failing to remove encroachments

Pattaya has shut down tourist attraction Sukhawadee House after its operator ignored earlier demands to demolish a staircase encroaching on public property. Deputy Mayor Vichien...

Fire damages Pattaya apartment house

Fire damaged three units in a Pattaya apartment house, causing hundreds of thousands of baht in damage, but no injuries. Firefighters took about 20 minutes...

Street-racer crackdown nets 203 arrests

Regional police arrested more than 200 people for racing or selling parts for modified motorcycles in a province-wide sweep. Provincial Police Region 2 commander Pol....

Pattaya police shoot at tires of fleeing truck

Pattaya police again are being criticized by online keyboard warriors for recklessly using their firearms after shooting at a pickup truck for failing to...

South Korean online gambling ring smashed

Pattaya-area police arrested five South Koreans in a raid against an online sport-betting operation. Deputy national police chief Pol. Gen. Chalermkiat Sriworakan, flanked by Nong­prue,...

Sukhawadee House cited again for encroachment

Even as contractors demolish 13 percent of tourist mansion Sukhawadee House for encroaching on public property, Pattaya officials have discovered the operator of the...

Clothes stores checked for ‘inappropriate’ yellow shirts

Banglamung authorities have begun inspecting clothing shops to ensure that yellow shirts sold this month for HM the King’s birthday meet proper standards. The government...

Pedestrian bridge for Srisuvit School sought

Banglamung officials have asked the Royal Thai Police to pick up the tab for a new pedestrian bridge over Su­khumvit Road near Srisuvit School. District...

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