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Summer fun at Pattaya Sports Club annual party

Friday, 31 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 31 By Paul Strachan
The PSC is well known for its charity work in the community, but twice a year they hold parties to give a little back to the members. The Town in…

22nd Anniversary Greetings

Friday, 24 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 30
On behalf of Dusit Thani Pattaya, I salute you and the whole team for continuously doing a great job in giving your readers and the community professional and well-balanced reporting.…

BCCT gets given the drum

Friday, 24 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 30 By Dr. Iain Corness
The British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT) was the host for the combined chambers of commerce networking held in the Hard Rock Hotel’s “Drum Room”. Hands up all those who…

My name is Nun and I was born disabled

Friday, 17 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 29 By As told to Lewis Underwood
My name is Nun and I am 10 months old. I know it doesn’t look like anything is wrong with me but I have weak bones. It is called something…

Ban Jing Jai sells used goods for scholarships

Friday, 17 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 29 By Jetsada Homklin
The Ban Jing Jai orphanage raised money for scholarships through a large secondhand goods sale in Nongprue. Orphanage Director Piangta Chaumnoi led the July 1 market at the Nongprue Sub-district…

VN Garden Restaurant debuts

Friday, 17 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 29 By Urasin Khantaraphan
Norwegian Properties Group has quietly opened the doors of its VN Garden Restaurant, its first eatery at its Pratamnak Soi 5 condominium. Friends and Rotarians were invited to the July…

Indian Navy makes 4-day stop in Sattahip

Friday, 10 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 28 By Urasin Khantaraphan
Two Indian Navy ships and 500 sailors moored in Sattahip for four days during a goodwill stop in the naval contingent’s 45-day “Act East” tour of Southeast Asia. Rear Adm.…

K.R. Ravindran becomes the first Sri Lankan to head Rotary

Friday, 10 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 28
Ravindran urges Rotarians to give gifts of time, talent, and knowledge K.R. “Ravi” Ravindran, a business leader from Colombo, Sri Lanka, took office on 1 July as the 105th president…

From Babylon to Pattaya

Friday, 10 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 28 By Derek Franklin
Hydroponics, the process of growing plants in water without soil, has been around for centuries. It is believed the famous Hanging Gardens of Babylon functioned along hydroponic principles more than…

TFi continues work helping the needy in Pattaya

Friday, 10 July 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 28 By Paul Strachan
Earlier in the year the Thai Farang initiative (TFi) teamed up with the Rotary Club Eastern Seaboard to provide clean water filtration systems to families of Kate’s Project on Soi…
As is Rotary tradition, on the 1st day of July every year, installation ceremonies are held to install newly elected presidents and board of directors of their respective clubs prior…

Joint Chambers meet at Dicey Reilly’s

Friday, 26 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 26 By Dr. Iain Corness
The latest Joint Chambers Networking was hosted by AustCham and held in conjunction with the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand (AMCHAM), the British Chamber of Commerce Thailand (BCCT), the…

‘Wan Wai Khru’, a day to pay respect to our teachers

Friday, 26 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 26 By Derek Franklin
On any particular Thursday in June, students attending kindergartens, schools, colleges and universities throughout the Kingdom take time off from their studies to perform the Wai Khru ceremony.
Past, present and future members of Skål International Thailand met in Pattaya to take the first step toward reviving the famous club that hosted the Skål World Congress in 2006.

PSC makes learning a breeze at Huay Yai School

Friday, 19 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 25 By Urasin Khantaraphan
School is tough enough without it being too hot to think. So the Pattaya Sports Club donated 14 fans to Huay Yai School to make learning more of a breeze.…

Movers & Shakers descend on Mantra

Friday, 19 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 25 By Paul Strachan
The corporate networking group Movers & Shakers has always done things a little bit differently from other organizations, and on Friday the 5th of June they pulled out all the…
A profound shift in the newspaper business model, evolving for years, is finally here. Global newspaper circulation revenues are larger than newspaper advertising revenues for the first time this century,…
Pattaya-area residents crowded temples to mark the birth, enlightenment and death of Lord Buddha on the most important of Buddhist holidays, Visakha Bucha Day. Pattaya residents began the day early,…

Education is the key for the present and future

Friday, 05 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 23 By Lewis Underwood
Jesters Care for Kids Charity Drive 2015 Sponsored by Thunder Oilfield Services (Thailand) Ltd. (TOS) We believe that all children deserve access to safe shelter, education and special schooling for…

Regents celebrates graduating Class of 2014/15 in style

Friday, 05 June 2015 Issue Vol. XXIII No. 23 By Alex McInnes
Saturday 25th of May saw 45 Regents International Baccalaureate (IB) students take their first steps into the world. Taking a break from the rigors of studying for exams and completing…
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