Nongprue Sub-district handed out 1,000 free motorbike helmets to boost safety for young students. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit chaired the Nov. 19 donation ceremony at Sawang Boriboon Wittayakom School along with Nongprue police chief Pol. Col. Pramote Ngampradit and representatives from Mityon AP Honda and the Lions...
Nongprue Sub-district called in police volunteers and security guards to improve their knowledge of traffic laws so they can keep cars moving during rush hour.

Nongprue distributes food, water to flood victims

Wednesday, 23 September 2015 13:14
Nongprue Sub-district donated food to victims of tropical depression Vamco in the Nong Yai area, which was hit hard by flooding. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit led the Sept. 18 event at the municipal office, handing out parcels of food and drinking water to members of the Mitsampan...

Nongprue funds Nernplabwan tailoring project

Wednesday, 09 September 2015 14:46
East Pattaya’s Nernplabwan Community 3 received 50,000 baht in funding from Nongprue to support a tailoring project to provide jobs for residents. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit and sub-district councilors attended the Sept. 1 opening of the program aimed at cutting residents’ daily expenses while creating job opportunities...

Nongprue organizes free monthly market

Wednesday, 09 September 2015 14:49
Nongprue is giving local merchants a chance to pad their profit margins with a free market the first Wednesday of every month. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit opened the first market day Sept. 2 in front of the sub-district office.

Glory Hut secures another 234,000 in donations

Wednesday, 09 September 2015 14:53
The donations continue to roll in for an embattled Pattaya AIDS hospice, with charity organizations and individuals putting up cash to fund its relocation. The Red Cross of Banglamung, and the YWCA Bangkok-Pattaya Center with Tara Sauna added 234,000 baht for the Glory Hut Foundation, the...

Nongprue teaches how to grow limes

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 11:21
Residents of 44 Nongprue Sub-district neighborhoods learned how to grow their own limes as part of a project to help residents earn extra money. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit joined sub-district officials and a member of the Chonburi council at the June 1 workshop, also intended to develop...

Two and a half decades of care

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 15:20
In 1990 Father Ray Brennan opened the Home for Street Kids in a shop house on Soi Buakaow, then a quiet neighbourhood street.  His aim was to offer a safe haven for children, runaways from all over the Kingdom who arrived in Pattaya hoping to...
Nongprue officials hit the streets to raise money for victims of the catastrophic Nepal earthquake. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit joined sub-district officials April 29 at the Rong Petch Market on Soi Khao Talo to encourage people living in the surrounding communities to donate funds to victims of...

Nongprue wishes seniors happy Songkran

Thursday, 16 April 2015 10:05
The Nongprue Woman’s Development Club and Nongprue Sub-District got a jump on Songkran celebrations with a traditional water-sprinkling ceremony for senior citizens.

Sunflowers sprout at Nernplabwan 5 workshop

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 14:06
Pattaya’s Nernplabwan 5 Community encouraged residents to embrace organic foods at a sunflower-sprouting workshop. Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit opened the Feb. 10 event for 50 local residents.

Chakorn takes over as Banglamung district chief

Wednesday, 04 February 2015 14:35
Pattaya-area residents and public officials welcomed Chakorn Kanjawattana as Banglamung district’s new administrative chief. Permanent Secretary Amnart Charoensri led civil servants, police, village chiefs, senior regional police and Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit in offering flower bouquets to Chakorn at the district office Jan. 24.
About 70 Nongprue Sub-district food vendors learned about good hygiene and food safety during a seminar at the municipal office. Mayor Mai Chaiyanit opened the Jan. 15 “Safe Food” training session organized by the Public Health and Environment Department. The program is held annually.

Nongprue opens Poor & Disabled Learning Center

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 15:38
Impoverished and disabled area children have a new place to acquire life skills with the opening of the Poor & Disabled Learning Center in East Pattaya’s Khao Noi Community.
Over his 30 years in office, Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit has seen his sub-district grow into an incorporated municipality and a tourism giant rise in neighboring Pattaya.

Ban Jing Jai charity ride Nov. 22

Wednesday, 12 November 2014 14:11
Nongprue officials and are joining forces again to raise money for orphans with the 4th annual Ban Jing Jai bicycle race Nov. 22. Sub-district Mayor Mai Chaiyanit joined Ban Jing Jai Foundation Director Piangta Chumnoi and Panuwat Sriboon-ngam from to announce the event Nov....

Public works forum held in Nongprue

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 11:55
Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit chaired a public forum to publicize and hear residents’ opinions on two new community-development projects.

Nongprue marks National Police Day

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 13:34
Nongprue Sub-district marked National Police Day with prayers and football. Nongprue Police Station Superintendent Col. Suthisak Wanthee welcomed Mayor Mai Chaiyanit, Chonburi Cultural Commission Chairman Suan Phanomwattanakul and former and current station officers to the Oct. 13 event.

Businessman donates land to Nongprue

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 14:00
A Pattaya businessman donated 25 sq. wah to Nongprue sub-district for public use. Likit Thailaemthong presented the deed for the land worth 300,000 baht to Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho and Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit Sept. 16. He was given a certificate of appreciation in return. Mai...
Nongprue’s new community board were given instructions on rules and responsibilities in order to take better care of locals in the sub-district’s 44 communities.
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