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We have gathered together here our top LOCAL stories that happened in our areas, Pattaya and Chonburi, in the last week from Monday, August 7th, to Sunday, August 13th, 2023.
The stories are chosen by our editorial team and are not in a particular order of importance but roughly in order of publishing.
1. Pattaya Motorbike Rider Brawls with Kuwaiti Tourist over Traffic Accident
The Kuwaiti tourist allegedly refused to compensate the Thai man for motorbike damages, leading to the fight.
2. Tourists Complain About Unusually High Littering Fine Imposed by Alleged Pattaya Official
The incident is under a review by Pattaya police.
3. Indian Tourist Fights with Group of Pattaya Transgender People
The fight started after the transgender people allegedly refused to return the tourist’s phone. Both sides ended up at the police station where they were eventually let go without paying fines.
4. Banglamung Officials Tour Jomtien Beach After Proposals for Overnight Closing
The crackdown followed multiple complaints mostly filed by businesses and markets near Jomtien Beach regarding noises, littering, violence and uncontrolled sale of alcohol.
5. Russian Woman Falls to Death at Pattaya Condo, Russian Man Detained as Person of Interest
Pattaya police are investigating this mysterious incident in which they consider a man who stayed with the woman a person of interest.
That’s it for this week. The Pattaya News hopes the next week will bring you good news!