Month: February 2016

Pattaya

British man found dead inside his East Pattaya

On Sunday afternoon the body of a British National was recovered from a house in East Pattaya. Officials were alerted to a problem by concerned neighbors who reported a foul odor coming from the house and the disappearance of the house occupant. Read more: Pattaya OneRead More

News

TV host Sorayuth sentenced 13 years and four months in

The Criminal Court today sentenced well-known Channel 3’s TV host Sorayuth Suthassanachinda and his Rai Som company financial officer to 13 years and four months in prison with no suspension of prison terms after finding them guilty in cheating the state-owned MCOT Plc of over 138 million baht in advertising revenue in 2005 and 2006. […]Read More

News

PM scheduled to visit Russia in May to promote trade

BANGKOK, 29 February 2016 (NNT) – Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha is scheduled to travel to Russia in May on an official visit to promote trade and investment. Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan recently returned from his diplomatic trip to Russia and Belarus. Read more: NNTRead More

South

Crowd mobs Trat Cambodian rape suspects at reenactment

TRAT — Five Cambodian fishermen accused of raping two French tourists and viciously assaulting their two male companions on Koh Kut were taken to the scene of the attack for a renactment on Monday. Trat police took Thi, Bot Man, Yim, Pai and Jern from Koh Kut police station to the road where the five […]Read More

Bangkok

Street Man Beaten to Death, Dumped in Canal by Drunks

BANGKOK — Pankacha Khlonkrata and three of his friends, all drunk, were walking near Hua Lamphong Railway Station when they found Teera Phromkot lying in the street. Pankacha believed the man laughed at his group, he would later tell police, so he approached and ordered him to do push-ups for their amusement. Read more: khaosodenglish.com […]Read More

South

Cambodian sailors accused of rape, assault on island

TRAT — Five Cambodian sailors — three on Koh Kut and two as they were fleeing to Koh Kong in Cambodia — have been arrested over the alleged rape of two French tourists and assaulting their male compatriots. The three detained on the resort island of Koh Kut were identified only as Yim, 25, Pai, […]Read More