NNT - Pattaya Mail - Pattaya News, Communities, Opinions and much more... Visit PattayaMail.com for updates of news and information on Travel & Tourism, Business, Entertainment, Sports, Dining, Kids, Books, Music and more... http://www.pattayamail.com Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:58:58 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Health Ministry: Zika virus outbreak unlikely in Thailand http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/health-ministry-zika-virus-outbreak-unlikely-in-thailand-55618 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/health-ministry-zika-virus-outbreak-unlikely-in-thailand-55618 Health Ministry: Zika virus outbreak unlikely in Thailand
Bangkok – The Ministry of Public Health has indicated it is unlikely the Zika virus will enter and spread through the Kingdom. Department of Disease Control Adviser and Virology Expert, Dr. Prasert Thongcharoen, recently took part in a meeting to…
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Thailand News Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
Fishing license to require background checks http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/fishing-license-to-require-background-checks-55617 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/fishing-license-to-require-background-checks-55617 Fishing license to require background checks
BANGKOK - The Department of Fisheries has proposed to the Command Center for Combating Illegal Fishing (CCCIF) that background checks be conducted on a boat operator before issuing a fishing license.
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Thailand News Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
DSI seizes 11 plots of land in Kanchanaburi http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/dsi-seizes-11-plots-of-land-in-kanchanaburi-55615 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/dsi-seizes-11-plots-of-land-in-kanchanaburi-55615 DSI seizes 11 plots of land in Kanchanaburi
KANCHANABURI – The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) has seized 600 rai of land illegally held as trespassed and misused land in the national forest reserve, says a DSI official.
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Thailand News Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
GSB to launch low interest loans for home buyers http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/gsb-to-launch-low-interest-loans-for-home-buyers-55614 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/gsb-to-launch-low-interest-loans-for-home-buyers-55614 GSB to launch low interest loans for home buyers
Bangkok – The Government Savings Bank (GSB) has prepared to offer low interest loans through its “Civil State Homes for Low Income Earners Project”, aiming to dole out 30 billion baht to low income earners for home purchases starting this…
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Thailand News Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
Bangkok unveils QR code system of tracking the supply chain of meats http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/bangkok-unveils-qr-code-system-of-tracking-the-supply-chain-of-meats-55604 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/bangkok-unveils-qr-code-system-of-tracking-the-supply-chain-of-meats-55604 Bangkok unveils QR code system of tracking the supply chain of meats
BANGKOK– Bangkok Governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra visited Bangkok’s Sam Yan Market to test a new smartphone scanning system to track the whereabouts of meat products.
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Thailand News Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:56:02 +0000
Sri Lanka’s primary industry minister visits Thai commerce minister http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/sri-lanka-s-primary-industry-minister-visits-thai-commerce-minister-55603 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/sri-lanka-s-primary-industry-minister-visits-thai-commerce-minister-55603 Sri Lanka’s primary industry minister visits Thai commerce minister
Bangkok – Sri Lanka's Primary Industry Minister Daya D.K. Gamage visited Thailand and was received by Thai Commerce Minister Apiradi Tantraporn today.
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Thailand News Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:52:23 +0000
Thailand and India sign coastal logistics cooperation http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/thailand-and-india-sign-coastal-logistics-cooperation-55602 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/thailand-and-india-sign-coastal-logistics-cooperation-55602 BANGKOK - Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha and Vice President of India Hamid Ansari have presided over an agreement-signing ceremony for coastal logistics cooperation. Under the agreement, Thailand and India will join hands to set up a transport route between…]]> Thailand News Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:51:25 +0000 Chinatown vendors urged not to raise prices of religious goods http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/chinatown-vendors-urged-not-to-raise-prices-of-religious-goods-55601 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/chinatown-vendors-urged-not-to-raise-prices-of-religious-goods-55601 Chinatown vendors urged not to raise prices of religious goods
BANGKOK, 5 February 2016 - The Office of the Consumer Protection Board (OCPB) has urged Chinatown vendors to maintain reasonable prices for religious and ceremonial items ahead of Chinese New Year celebrations.
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Thailand News Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:46:28 +0000
Health Ministry holds teen health & beauty activity http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/health-ministry-holds-teen-health-beauty-activity-55594 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/health-ministry-holds-teen-health-beauty-activity-55594 Health Ministry holds teen health & beauty activity
BANGKOK – The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) has organized an activity to raise awareness of the dangers of unsafe diet and beauty regimens. At the opening speech, Public Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn has cautioned teenagers planning to undergo plastic…
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Thailand News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 03:03:39 +0000
Prime Minister says 2017 expenditure budget to be drafted with stringency http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-says-2017-expenditure-budget-to-be-drafted-with-stringency-55593 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-says-2017-expenditure-budget-to-be-drafted-with-stringency-55593 Prime Minister says 2017 expenditure budget to be drafted with stringency
Bangkok – The Prime Minister has called for greater care to be taken in drafting the 2017 government spending budget with an emphasis on fiscal discipline and wider dispersion. Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha has handed down policy to a…
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Thailand News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 03:01:05 +0000
Prime Minister discusses bilateral ties with Indian VP http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-discusses-bilateral-ties-with-indian-vp-55592 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-discusses-bilateral-ties-with-indian-vp-55592 Prime Minister discusses bilateral ties with Indian VP
BANGKOK, - Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha welcomed the Vice President of India during his official visit to Thailand to promote bilateral ties. Indian Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari arrived in Thailand with his wife, Salma Ansari, and Indian foreign…
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Thailand News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:58:51 +0000
M.L. Panadda urged unity among public & private bodies http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/m-l-panadda-urged-unity-among-public-private-bodies-55591 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/m-l-panadda-urged-unity-among-public-private-bodies-55591 M.L. Panadda urged unity among public & private bodies
BANGKOK - Minister Attached to the Office of Prime Minister ML Panadda Diskul has urged unity between public and private agencies to solve the country’s problems. 
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Thailand News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:55:48 +0000
Upper regions to see chilly weather in early February http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/upper-regions-to-see-chilly-weather-in-early-february-55522 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/upper-regions-to-see-chilly-weather-in-early-february-55522 Upper regions to see chilly weather in early February
BANGKOK, – The northern and northeastern regions of Thailand are likely to face a new set round of cool weather due to a strong high pressure, while the public are urged to keep themselves healthy. 
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Thailand News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:12:37 +0000
Prachuap Khiri Khan constructs drought-resisting dykes http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prachuap-khiri-khan-constructs-drought-resisting-dykes-55521 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prachuap-khiri-khan-constructs-drought-resisting-dykes-55521 Prachuap Khiri Khan constructs drought-resisting dykes
PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN – Prachuap Khiri Khan Province has constructed dikes to slow water flow in drought affected areas, in an attempt to retain more water for consumption and irrigate water into the remote areas. 
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Thailand News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:10:08 +0000
Deputy Prime Minister gives speech in Iran promoting business with Thailand http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/deputy-prime-minister-gives-speech-in-iran-promoting-business-with-thailand-55520 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/deputy-prime-minister-gives-speech-in-iran-promoting-business-with-thailand-55520 Deputy Prime Minister gives speech in Iran promoting business with Thailand
TEHRAN – The Deputy Prime Minister gave remarks promoting investment in Thailand in front of businessmen at a forum in Iran, aiming to increase trade between Thailand and Iran by ten times from the current volume. 
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Thailand News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 04:02:06 +0000
Prime Minister confirms intention to see draft charter pass public referendum http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-confirms-intention-to-see-draft-charter-pass-public-referendum-55519 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/prime-minister-confirms-intention-to-see-draft-charter-pass-public-referendum-55519 Prime Minister confirms intention to see draft charter pass public referendum
BANGKOK – The Prime Minister has confirmed his intention to see the new draft charter passed in the public referendum. Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha said this week that although he may disapprove, criticism of the draft constitution is a…
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Thailand News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 03:59:41 +0000
Working committee formed to mobilize tourism development plan http://www.pattayamail.com/travel/working-committee-formed-to-mobilize-tourism-development-plan-55465 http://www.pattayamail.com/travel/working-committee-formed-to-mobilize-tourism-development-plan-55465 Working committee formed to mobilize tourism development plan
A working committee has been set up to further advance a tourism development plan in five southern provinces. Tourism related officials have been summoned to a meeting in Phuket to review the government’s strategic plan to boost tourism in the…
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Travel & Tourism Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:30:00 +0000
Transport Ministry eyes tourism rail route in South http://www.pattayamail.com/business/transport-ministry-eyes-tourism-rail-route-in-south-55463 http://www.pattayamail.com/business/transport-ministry-eyes-tourism-rail-route-in-south-55463 Transport Ministry eyes tourism rail route in South
The Ministry of Transport is exploring the possibility of building a rail route connecting the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Coast. Deputy Transport Minister Omsin Cheewapruek and his delegates have visited Phang Nga Province to survey a site for…
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Business Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:30:00 +0000
Thai Smile Airways Expands Route To Cambodia’s Siem Reap Province http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/thai-smile-airways-expands-route-to-cambodia-s-siem-reap-province-55460 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/thai-smile-airways-expands-route-to-cambodia-s-siem-reap-province-55460 Thai Smile Airways Expands Route To Cambodia’s Siem Reap Province
BANGKOK - Thai Smile Airways, a regional subsidiary of Thai Airways, launched its new route from Bangkok, Thailand to Cambodia’s Siem Reap province, home to the famous Angkor temples, according to the company’s press release. The new Bangkok-Siem Reap flight,…
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Thailand News Wed, 03 Feb 2016 07:14:33 +0000
Kanchanaburi holds OTOP fair to welcome AEC http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/kanchanaburi-holds-otop-fair-to-welcome-aec-55459 http://www.pattayamail.com/thailandnews/kanchanaburi-holds-otop-fair-to-welcome-aec-55459 Kanchanaburi holds OTOP fair to welcome AEC
KANCHANABURI, - Kanchanaburi province is holding an OTOP fair from now until Sunday, welcoming the era of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). Kanchanaburi Governor Sak Somboonto said the event is part of the shared administrative strategy between the provinces of Nakhon…
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Thailand News Wed, 03 Feb 2016 07:09:07 +0000