Artikel tagged “pattaya”

  • Japanese tourist re-united with his bag and valuables

    Japanese tourist re-united with his bag and valuables

    PHOTO: The Pattaya News A Japanese tourist has offered his sincere thanks to a minivan driver, Pattaya’s Tourist Police and the Department of Land Transport. The Pattaya News reports that 46 year old Japanese tourist Ryochi Mihashi had taken a minivan ride from Rayong to South Pattaya but left his bag in the van

  • Pattanakarn footpath project completion six weeks away

    Pattanakarn footpath project completion six weeks away

    The Pattaya Mail is reporting that the first phase of construction of footpaths along Naklua’s Pattanakarn Road should be completed in about six weeks. Engineering chief Thongchai Kamlangthai reported that the project started on September 28 and was now partially finished with a large section of footpath for pedestrians and joggers already to use

  • Big bike slams into the back of SUV at Pattaya traffic lights

    Big bike slams into the back of SUV at Pattaya traffic lights

    PHOTO: Sanook The Sawang Boriboon rescue foundation were called after a Honda CBR 650 slammed into the back of a Toyota Fortuner at traffic lights near the Big C Extra in Central Pattaya.

  • Pattaya tourist loses a leg in collision with pickup

    Pattaya tourist loses a leg in collision with pickup

    PHOTO: Naewna News A 58 year old tourist from Kazakhstan has lost his leg in a collision with a pickup truck in Pattaya. The Thai driver of the pickup told police that the tourist on a PCX motorcycle suddenly cut in front of him attempting to make a turn into a soi, resulting in a collision. The Sawang Boriboon foundation medics treated Vsevolod Yun from Kazakhstan before rushing him to hospital

  • Police ignore motorbikes and trucks illegally using Pattaya underpass

    Police ignore motorbikes and trucks illegally using Pattaya underpass

    By Jetsada Homklin When Pattaya’s Central Road bypass tunnel eventually opened, police were vigorous in their enforcement barring motorcycles and large trucks from using the new underpass. But that didn’t last long. Pattaya Mail is reporting that tourists and residents both have complained that large numbers of motorcyclists are speeding through the tunnel with little fear of being stung with the 1,000 baht fine

  • Body of baby boy tied to stroller found off Pattaya beach

    Body of baby boy tied to stroller found off Pattaya beach

    WARNING: Some readers may find the following story disturbing PHOTOS: Pattaya Law Enforcement / Rak Siam A body of foreign baby boy in a stroller was found floating near a beach in Pattaya yesterday. Pattaya City Law Enforcement say they were notified by locals that a body of baby was found floating near a pier at Laem Bali Hai in Pattaya yesterday. Officers and rescue workers arrived to find a body of a foreign baby aged 1-2 years old who was on a stroller floating in the sea.

  • Stray dogs to be rounded up on Jomtien Beach

    Stray dogs to be rounded up on Jomtien Beach

    The Pattaya Mail is reporting that local officials have instructed Pattaya’s dog catchers to round up ‘dangerous’ stray dogs that have been roaming in packs around Jomtien Beach, south of Pattaya.

  • “Pattaya: Sex Capital of the World” – but tourism chief is determined to change image

    “Pattaya: Sex Capital of the World” – but tourism chief is determined to change image

    Pattaya’s tourism office says that changing the seaside resort’s seedy image won’t happen overnight.

  • Drunk British man with prosthetic arm responsible for Pattaya roadside crash – VIDEO

    Drunk British man with prosthetic arm responsible for Pattaya roadside crash – VIDEO

    PHOTO: Sanook An allegedly drunk British man, with a prosthetic arm, was responsible for yesterday’s Pattaya incident when a black SUV plowed into motorbikes parked on the side of the road.

  • Dutch man arrested in Chon Buri on trafficking and overstay charges

    Dutch man arrested in Chon Buri on trafficking and overstay charges

    PHOTOS: Immigration  Bureau Immigration officers have arrested a Dutch man in Chon Buri following an Interpol posting and notification. The Immigration Bureau reports that Jacob Jan Schipper from the Netherlands has been arrested for human trafficking, operated a smuggling ring and tax avoidance. He was arrested at a condominium in Sattahip, Chon Buri. When he was found Immigration police also seized cash 1.5 million baht cash and discovered more than 20 million baht in his bank account.