Pattaya Floating Market

Local political and tourism officials congratulated executives from the Pattaya Floating Market after it was voted the favorite attraction among Chinese tourists in Thailand. Banglamung District Chief Chakorn Kanjawattana, Pattaya Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh and TAT Pattaya Director Suladda Sarutilavan bestowed their thanks on floating market...
The Pattaya Floating Market file a complaint with police after receiving negative - and the park claims untrue - reviews were posted online. Managing Director Manus Meepong brought the Chinese-language posts on a mainland social network to Banglamung Police Station March 12, seeking criminal action be...
With Thailand tourism floundering, the Pattaya Floating Market is trying to spark business by offering daily sea boxing matches. Manager Asanan Sriviroj announced the promotion also aimed at preserving Thai culture Jan. 15. The competitions began at the beginning of the year, with two matches daily...

7-Eleven cracking down on plastic bag use

Wednesday, 29 May 2013 15:30
Thai 7-Eleven stores are using social media to help reduce the number of the chain’s plastic bags polluting the environment. Franchiser CP ALL Co. and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment kicked off the campaign May 20 at the Pattaya Floating Market with the Green...
On Sunday 15th April, at the Pattaya Floating Market, there was a celebration of Songkran Festival with a Beauty Competition for girls in traditional Thai dress, between the ages of four and six years old.
The Pattaya Floating Market put its own stamp on Thai New Year celebrations, organizing merit-making and other Songkran activities … in boats.
The Pattaya Floating Market donated a modified barge on wheels to aid rescue workers dealing with massive flooding in Bangkok.
Five years after his 7.8-meter yacht was stolen from a Jomtien Beach marina, the owner of Pattaya Floating Market is sailing again after the boat was found in a jungle-rimmed harbor in Kanchanaburi.
Pattaya officials have decided to leave open three dangerous area U-turns, arguing that stricter traffic control is a better solution than inconveniencing drivers.

Thailand’s oldest elephant rescued after fall

Thursday, 29 September 2011 11:21
Thailand’s most-famous living elephant nearly went to the big pachyderm park in the sky after a veterinarian’s injection prompted a stagger and fall into a muddy pool at the Pattaya Floating Market.

Thailand's oldest elephant in a spot of trouble

Saturday, 24 September 2011 14:24
Residents united to try and rescue ‘Phlaisomrak’, a 115 years old elephant, that fell into some mud at the Pattaya floating market and was unable to get himself up.
Love is never hard to find in Pattaya, but Cupid’s arrows had an especially easy time finding targets as the city celebrated Valentine’s Day with marriages, kissing contests, heart-shaped balloons, flowers and even free condoms.
The Pattaya Floating Market took a more-practical approach to Valentine’s Day, skipping flowers and going straight to condoms as gifts for the lovers’ holiday.
  HM the Queen of Greece Anne Marie and HRH the Princess Theodora enjoy watching traditional Thai dance.     Pattaya Floating Market on October 7 was visited by Greece’s Queen, HM the Queen Anne Marie and HRH the Princess Theodora. The Queen and the Princess arrived...