30.5 C
Pattaya
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Home Authors Posts by Jetsada Homklin

Jetsada Homklin

161 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

Pattaya unprepared for plastic-bag ban

In just a week time, major Thai retailers will stop handing out single-use plastic bags, but Pattaya residents seem unprepared for the change. An informal...

Thepprasit locals moan about roadwork

With completion still four months off, Thepprasit Road street construction has residents and businesses moaning about traffic and inconvenience. Half of the busy thoroughfare is...

Seaman’s Church welcomes Ban Jingjai for Christmas

Norwegian Seamen’s Church Pattaya held a special Christmas mass for wards of the Ban Jingjai orphanage. Deacon Hans Konrad Nyvoll welcomed orphanage Director Piangta Chaumnoi...

Chumsai cleans up for Father’s Day

Central Pattaya residents and students cleaned up their neighborhood for Father’s Day. Jirawat Plukjai, president of the Chumsai Community, joined pupils from Arunothai School at...

Stronger pound, ruble hold promise for Pattaya tourism

Pattaya’s tourism industry has been keeping a close eye on exchange rates, hoping a recent resurgence in both the British pound and Russian ruble...

Beach Road construction set for Feb. 13 completion

Pattaya officials say roadwork that has turned Beach Road into a disaster zone during high season will complete by Feb. 13. Speaking to the Pattaya...

Facing drought, people urged to conserve water

The Provincial Waterworks Authority urged Pattaya residents to conserve water amid the threat of shortages next year. PWA Pattaya Manager Sutat Nutchpan said Dec. 19...

Classic Car Friends donate 66,000 baht to HHN

Pattaya’s Classic Car Friends presented 66,000 baht from their first Christmas party to the Human Help Network Thailand. Club President Jo Klemm, Uboljit Thumchob, marketing...

45-kg. catch wins Jomtien Fishing Games

Chaiwat Deeden brought in a total of 45-kilograms of fish and won the day at the 13th Jomtien Fishing Games. Pattaya Mayor Sonthaya Kunplome handed...

Buffaloes thunder in Nongprue

Hooves again thundered across Lake Mabprachan as Nongprue hosted its 15th annual buffalo races. Nongprue Mayor Mai Chaiyanit and Banglamung District Chief Amnart Charoensri opened...

Latest Stories

Strict laws will be enforced on vehicles emitting black smoke

BANGKOK (NNT) - The Department of Land Transport has stepped up efforts to put an end to black smoke being released by some trucks...

Oxcart racing festivities kicks off in Phetchaburi

PHETCHABURI (TNA) - An ox-driven cart racing tournament is being held in Thailand’s Phetchaburi province as part of an annual festival marking the end...

Hong Kong celebrities in Thailand for TV series filming

BANGKOK, Jan 17 (TNA) – Hong Kong actress, Michelle Yim Wai-Ling, also known by her Chinese stage name Mai Suet is in Thailand for...

TCEB launches project to promote meetings in Thailand

BANGKOK (NNT) - The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) has joined hands with the Tourism Council of Thailand and the MICE (meetings, incentives,...

Chiang Mai introduces AirCMI pollution management app

BANGKOK (NNT) - Prior to the Cabinet’s meeting, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha, viewed an exhibition depicting the AirCMI haze...