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<i>Organisers expect more than 2 billion baht (approx. US$60 million) of trade to be generated by the show while supporting the government's policy to</i> …

Sailing

'Shocked and not ready for birth,' Thai woman throws her newborn from 17th floor flat

A young mother has been arrested in Thailand's Pattaya for allegedly throwing her newborn baby from the window of her 17th floor flat.<p>Netchanok …

Thailand

'Sex capital' patrons to get tax breaks

Patrons of bath houses and karaoke bars in Thailand will be eligible for tax breaks as part of a government incentive to boost spending before the …

Taxes

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Iranians arrested with fake $100 notes<p>20 Oct 2017 at 15:16<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>Pattaya police pose with the three Iranian men allegedly …

How I Got to Tour the Reverent Side of Pattaya

Reverent, sober Pattaya?<p>I will let you have two minutes to finish the mental snickering.<p>OK let’s move on.<p>Better known for the tourist strip …

Thailand

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Iranian tourist bashed in Pattaya<p>3 Oct 2017 at 11:56<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>Ali Khadem, 29, an Iranian tourist, is given first aid after …

Thailand

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TAT: Tourists flocking to Pattaya, outlook is good<p>14 Sep 2017 at 17:15<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>About 8 million tourists visited Pattaya in …

Thailand

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Drivers cheer new Pattaya tunnel<p>26 Aug 2017 at 14:13<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>The first few cars emerge from the Pattaya Klang intersection …

Thailand

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Law cops out on transgender rights in Pattaya<p>20 Aug 2017 at 04:00<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>photost: 123rf<p>After a long night performing at …

Justice

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Chinese visitor's necklace missing after hugged by katoeys<p>26 Jul 2017 at 13:14<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>Li Shengyu, centre, stands in front …

Necklaces

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Heartbroken dad wants justice<p>9 Jul 2017 at 06:09<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>DEVASTATING: Lisa told her father that she had been molested five …

Empathy

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Big southern drug suspect caught in Pattaya<p>8 Jul 2017 at 19:37<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>Police move in to arrest a drug suspect wanted on …

Crime

Humiliating moment Thai brothel is raided by cops who find pair of randy tourists having threesome with hooker in jacuzzi

<b>THIS is the embarrassing moment a brothel is raided and two tourists are caught having a threesome with a hooker in a JACUZZI.</b><p>The western men, who …

Thailand

Scottish man dies during skydive in Pattaya, Thailand

<b>A Scottish man has died while skydiving in the Thai resort town of Pattaya with a group of friends.</b><p>James McConnell, 69, who is understood to be originally from Clydebank, landed in a reservoir.<p>The skydiving centre Thai Sky Adventures told the BBC it believed he may have had a heart attack or a …

Life behind bars for Thailand's transgender women

In a lively beach resort town along the eastern Gulf coast of Thailand, a queer experiment is quietly taking place behind bars.<p>Under order from the …

LGBTQ

'We are suppressing obscene and dirty shows': Thai police say they're cleaning up Pattaya

IN A DARING nautical themed outfit, sex worker May confidently predicts the survival of Thai sleaze town Pattaya despite an attempt to tame the …

Thailand

Thai ‘Sin City’ finds abstaining from sex hard

In a daring nautical themed outfit, sex worker May confidently predicts the survival of Thai sleaze town Pattaya despite a junta attempt to tame the …

Thailand

Far Islands ban may sink Pattaya’s last scuba diving shops

The Royal Thai Navy has dealt a body blow to Pattaya’s scuba diving industry, closing off the area’s best dive sites to protect coral reefs.<p>About 20 …

Scuba Diving

Sex in Thai city frustrates junta

PATTAYA, Thailand (Reuters) - With mascots dressed as smiling fish and a police rock band, Thai authorities launched a “Happy Zone” at the weekend to improve the image of a city notorious for sex tourism.<p>Stung by foreign headlines portraying the seaside resort of Pattaya as “Sin City” and “The …

Thailand

Thailand: ‘Happy Zone’ enforced in Pattaya to combat reputation as sex capital

WITH mascots dressed as smiling fish and a police rock band, Thai authorities launched a “Happy Zone” at the weekend to improve the image of a city …

Thailand

The Ruins of Batman’s Lair in Thailand

The Batman nightclub entertainment establishment sits decaying away in the Thai coastal city of Pattaya, often associated with its notorious …

Paris

Business leaders scramble after Pattaya Music Festival canceled

The Pattaya Music Festival, one of the biggest events on the city’s tourism-promotion calendar, has been canceled, a victim of budget …

Festivals

BW Premier Collection to Launch in Thailand

The group has signed an agreement with Thai real estate company, Habitat Group, for BluPhere Pattaya - a new-build eight-storey project in Na …

Thailand

Looking for somewhere different in Thailand? Two traditional communities are getting a tourist boost

We all know that Thailand is an amazing and stunningly beautiful place to visit and most of us head for areas like Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai and Pattaya. But what if there was somewhere new for us to take in while we’re there?<p>The good news on that front is that two small-sized communities in the …

Travel

Pattaya - World's Sex Capital - Amazing Thailand

Pattaya – World’s Sex Capital<p>2 years ago they came with that brilliant idea of taking the sex out of Pattaya – World’s Sex Capital. That didn’t …

Thailand

British tourist covered in blood after getting in fight with transgender prostitute

Photos have emerged of a British tourist lying in blood on the streets of the ‘sex capital of the world’ after fighting with transgender …

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Luxury properties in Pattaya, Thailand: Palace explores the Baan Plai Haad Resort near Wong Amat Beach

For those who crave the peace, relaxation and exclusivity of vacation resorts, luxury developer Sansiri introduces its latest residential development …

Thailand

Sex sells in world's sleaziest city but Pattaya's 27,000 prostitutes could see roaring trade wiped out

Thailand's first female tourism minister aims to eradicate sex tourism and reinvent the country as a female-friendly destination and cops are now …

Thailand

A stage made from rice at Thailand's Wonderfruit festival will be eaten afterwards

To celebrate Thailand’s traditional rice farming culture and the ceremonies that surround it, there’ll be a stage made from rice at this weekend’s Wonderfruit festival in Thailand.<p>According to the festival’s founder, Pete Phornprapha, the Farm Stage will be 37m long and has been designed by PO-D …

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