About 100 Takientia residents protested years of poor water supplies and failed promises by officials to resolve their problems. Takientia District Chief Manop Prakobtham and Sutas Nutpan, director of the Pattaya Waterworks Department, joined soldiers to meet the angry homeowners in Sooksiri Village, which has had...
Government Housing Bank marked its 60th anniversary in Takientia by bolstering education, aiding the elderly and rebuilding a house for a poor woman.

Takientia celebrates Loy Krathong Nov. 27-28

Wednesday, 14 November 2012 12:59
Takientia will hold its Loy Krathong ceremony Nov. 27-28 in the Thungnongtakrai neighborhood. At a Nov. 5 press conference at the Hotel J in Pattaya, Takientia Mayor Manop Prakorbthum said the annual event to preserve Thai tradition will be bigger than past years.
Police have arrested one of eight suspected Cambodian motorbike thieves wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Banglamung police volunteer in Takientia.
A suspected drug dealer wanted in the shooting death of a Naklua gang leader died after being shot four times in a gun battle with Banglamung police.