Tags : Pub


Twelve Bangkok pubs face possible 5-year closure

Twelve Bangkok pubs may be closed for up to five years, depending on decisions now before the national police chief’s or an authorised deputy chief’s consideration, said deputy city police commissioner Maj-General Panurat Lakboon on Thursday. A January 30 meeting would consider what to do about venues charged with illegally operating at night, said Panurat […]Read More


Pattaya pub ordered shut again during ‘reopening’ party

PATTAYA – A pub was ordered shut again on Monday after it defied a closure order, celebrating its reopening with a party where illegal drugs were found by police. District officials, police and soldiers raided the dimly lit Apollo Pub in Bang Lamung around 2am and ordered staff to turn on the lights. Full story: […]Read More


Two pubs in Pathum Thani shut down for operating beyond

Some 80 officials of the Interior Ministry’s Provincial Administration Department raided two pubs in Pathum Thani’s Klong Lung district after they were found to be operating beyond the permitted hours. Following the raids, the authorities ordered the closure of DJ Zone pub and Wieng Chan pub for five years. The raid was led by Piriya […]Read More


Senior cops moved after Bangkok pub raid

Four senior officers attached to the Phasi Charoen police station have been moved to inactive posts following a raid on a pub in their area early Saturday in which some customers tested positive for drug use. The move came after a team of soldiers and officials, led by Wisit Wisitsora-at, director-general of the Department of […]Read More


New zoning will not affect existing pubs

New zoning of entertainment venues will not affect existing premises near schools as long as they abide by the law, Justice Minister Paiboon Koomchaya said on Wednesday. Although the government does not want pubs in the vicinity of schools, when the new zoning is enforced the government will not insist that exisiting premises near schools […]Read More


Thai police to regulate pubs near university campuses

The Royal Thai Police plans to seek cooperation from the Excise Department to regulate all entertainment venues, pubs, and liquor stores near the Dhurakij Pundit University after yesterday’s police raid found many have no licences to operate and sell liquor. The raid was led by assistant police commissioner of the Royal Thai Police Pol Lt […]Read More


Police raid popular Bangkok pub

Bangkok:- Over 100 policemen raided a popular pub on Soi Thonglor in Bangkok’s Vatana district early Thursday following complaints that it repeatedly violated the two-am closing time. The raid at the Liberty Pub on the second floor of the Liberty building was made at 2.15 am and it was led by Metropolitan Police Commissioner Pol […]Read More