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Acknowledging that damaging floods are coming to Panthong and Phanat Nikom districts no matter what they do, Chonburi officials have begun planning for the inevitable damage, evacuations and infrastructure repairs expected during the heaviest weeks of the rainy season.
Although they lack the money to carry out their plans, Pattaya officials hope to expand two Jomtien Beach tourist-information centers as part of its plan to integrated police, Marine Department and city hall administrators to respond to water-related accidents.
Pattaya would build a Global Positioning System-based navigation system to monitor tourist-boat traffic and require insurance coverage for boat operators under a plan laid by area government and police officials to prevent marine accidents like the one that cost a South Korean tourist his leg...
Another 100 Sattahip residents escaped jail sentences for drug charges when they agreed to enter a 10-day “behavior modification camp” run by the Royal Thai Navy aimed at rehabilitating them.
Pattaya’s drug-eradication policies are consistent with the national government’s, making the city well-prepared to comply with new regulations on the horizon, Chonburi’s deputy governor said.
Chonburi officials have blocked off a Banbung District pit dug to illegally dump chemicals and will test area residents to check for toxic exposure.

Another 80 start drug rehab in Sattahip

Wednesday, 06 March 2013 15:16
Another 80 Sattahip residents escaped jail sentences for drug charges when they agreed to enter a 10-day “behavior modification camp” run by the Royal Thai Navy aimed at rehabilitating them.

100 enter drug rehab in Sattahip

Thursday, 07 February 2013 09:41
A hundred Sattahip youths escaped jail sentences for drug charges when they agreed to enter a 10-day “behavior modification camp” run by the Royal Thai Navy aimed at rehabilitating them.
Police and officials from the National Command Center for Drugs are targeting selected Pattaya-area neighborhoods for its new 90-day “x-ray” crackdown on drugs.