Sakchai Taengho

Banglamung District officials are investigating how developers of a hotel and restaurant under construction on Koh Larn’s Tawaen Beach gained approval for their project which is being built illegally on public land.
Banglamung District will starting taking a harder line against drug users, sending anyone caught using them to military-style “rehabilitation centers,” District Chief Sakchai Taengho told community leaders.
Government officials across the Eastern Seaboard recalled Thailand’s beloved King Rama V on the 104th Chulalongkorn Day. Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho laid flower garlands on the King Rama V monument Oct 23 for “Somdej Piya Maharaj,” the “King that is loved and respected by his...
Local government officials and police met with hotel operators and business owners to outline ways Pattaya is trying to make the area safer for tourists. Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho chaired the “Improve the Intensity of Local Tourism Safety” forum Oct. 13. The event was organized...
Banglamung District will try to raise funds for temples, hospitals and government offices by selling million-baht sets of Buddhist amulets minted by renowned designers.

Pattaya Vegetarian Festival sizzles in opening

Thursday, 02 October 2014 11:03
It takes a lot of hands, and some big skillets, to feed 5,000 people, but organizers of the Pattaya Vegetarian Festival had it covered again this year in Naklua.  Shown here, Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome and Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho help the “master chefs” create...

K-SME donates 100,000 baht to Red Cross

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 13:39
K-SME Co., led by Wutthichai Peewthong and Aphisit Litiwanon, donated 100,000 baht to the Banglamung Red Cross. District Chief Sakchai Taengho received the donation at district headquarters Sept. 17. Wutthichai said the company had raised 260,000 baht in “ice bucket challenges” over two weeks and executives wanted...

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.
After getting off to a fast start, work to clear the South Pattaya storm-drainage canal of illegal encroachments has bogged down with some intransigent property owners even building new structures on public land.

Million Years Stone Park donates 22 buffaloes

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 15:27
The Million Years Stone Park donated Chonburi-bred buffalos to farming families in 11 districts in a belated celebration of HM the Queen’s Aug. 12 birthday. Park executives and Chonburi Permanent Secretary Chawalit Saeng-Uthai joined Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho and Suan Panomwattanakul, chairman of the Chonburi...
Public officials and business leaders donated medicine and cash to two needy Pattaya organizations. Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho led the delegation of former MPs, members of the Pattaya Business & Tourism Association and representatives from the YWCA Bangkok-Pattaya Center to the Anti-Human Trafficking and Child...
The furor over an Internet video showing a Cambodian beach vendor kicking sand on a tourist who refused to rent a beach chair has lit a fire under Pattaya’s efforts to bring order to the island’s shoreline.

Jomtien Beach Road could go one-way

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 15:33
Local officials are considering making Jomtien Beach Road a one-way street to improve the area’s traffic flow. At an Aug. 26 meeting on local transportation issues, Banglamung District Chief Sakchai Taengho said the move would double the number of lanes vehicles can use and allow tour...
Even as Thailand’s military regime clears Phuket and Hua Him beaches of chairs, umbrellas and food vendors, local officials are cementing the hold of vendors over half of Pattaya’s public shoreline through new regulations.
Banglamung will offer alms to 83 monks as the district celebrates HM the Queen’s 82nd birthday Aug. 12. District Chief Sakchai Taengho presided over the July 31 planning meeting for the Mother’s Day ceremonies at the King Rama V Monument.
Area officials have suspended operations of Koh Larn Travel Co., the operator of a ferry that sank last year, killing seven tourists.
Pattaya’s police force must now answer to military authorities regarding crimes against tourists and patrols of the city’s entertainment areas, bar owners and venue operators were told.
Area business owners and public officials continued educational efforts aimed at solving the crisis over foreign laborers at a meeting in Pattaya.
Area pawn shops and antique dealers were told how to avoid selling stolen government property during a seminar in Pattaya.
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