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Fraser’s Pub grand opening enjoys large turnout

Friday, 06 June 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 23 By Paul Strachan
Stewart ‘Froggy” Fraser is a man who is synonymous with service & hospitality as he has been the landlord of some the best known pubs in Pattaya for many years.

60,000 Russian residents live in Pattaya

Friday, 06 June 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 23
According to Thai Immigration authorities, there are 100,000 Russian residents in Thailand, 60,000 of which live in Pattaya.
The Pattaya Women’s Development Group continued its vocational-training for members, offering a crafts making workshop. President Naowarat Khakhay led the May 26 course for about 400 women. The event focused…

Norwegians celebrate National Day in Pattaya

Friday, 30 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 22 By Jan Olav Aamlid
Pattaya’s Norwegian community celebrated the 200th anniversary of their country’s constitution at the Norwegian Church Abroad on Thappraya Soi 7. About 400 people joined the celebration that started in the…

Bangkokians help clean Pattaya beaches

Friday, 30 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 22 By Fone Green
A bus full of students from the Thailand Chinese International School Bangkok made a big impact on Wongamat Beach on Saturday the 17th of May. For two hours the 40…

About one in every ten people has diabetes

Friday, 30 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 22
About one in every ten people has diabetes. This was part of the message given about diabetes at the Pattaya City Expats Club meeting on Sunday, May 18, by Dr.…
Sophon Cable TV handed out 1.3 million baht in prizes during its second-annual “Big Thank You” to customers. Vice-President Rattanakij Hengtrakul emceed the May 17 “Big Thanks, Come Back” event…

Skål ends up all at sea

Friday, 23 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 21
The Skål International Pattaya and East Thailand had their May meeting at the Acqua Lounge Bar in the Mercure Hotel Pattaya.  This meeting featured two speakers who were very well…

Was Jesus a mystic?

Friday, 23 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 21
Was Jesus a mystic? Ren Lexander spoke to the Pattaya City Expats Club on Sunday, May 11, on the topic of mysticism. His viewpoint was that there is strong evidence…

Pattaya Russians celebrate 69th Victory Day

Friday, 23 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 21 By Theerarak Suthathiwong
Pattaya-area Russians joined local politicians in celebrating the 69th anniversary of Victory Day, the May 9, 1945 capitulation of Nazi Germany to the Soviet Union in World War II.
The A-One Royal Cruise celebrated its 26th year of operation by donating funds to the fire-damaged Nongprue Temple.

PILC enjoys Japanese lunch, Benihana style

Friday, 16 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 20 By Helle Rantsen
Old and new members of the Pattaya International Ladies Club enjoyed conversation and sushi at the monthly PILC luncheon at Benihana.
The president of the Father Ray Foundation marked 25 years as a clergyman during a ceremony in Bangkok. Friends, colleagues and foundation students turned out at the Redemptorist Church May…

A successful cleaning by Green Pattaya

Friday, 16 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 20 By Fone Green
Green Pattaya enjoyed another successful cleaning on the 3rd of May outside the Royal Cliff Condo and the Sheraton Hotel.  This was the 17th successful cleaning in 13 months.

Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa hosts 3rd Salsa Tropicana Vacation

Friday, 16 May 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 20
Champagne Shower & Pool Party Everyone was in full party mood for the 3rd Salsa Pattaya Tropicana Vacation “Champagne Shower & Pool Party” at Ravindra Beach Resort & Spa’s stunning…