Journalists hob-knobbed with their government and business sources as the Pattaya Press Association celebrated National Press Day.
Banglamung District Chief Amnart Charoensri and press association President Samart Thongrad welcomed members and top local police and government officials to the March 5 party at the Rose Maldives Resort in Nong Plalai.
Everyone enjoyed a large buffet and beverages before checking their raffle tickets to see if they won one of many prizes including electronics and home appliances.
National Press Day commemorates the founding of the Reporters Association of Thailand on March 5. On March 4, 1999, the association merged with the Thailand Newspaper Association to become the Thai Journalists Association.