Hua Hin News 2009

Hua Hin Countdown 2010 at Market Village

Hua Hin Tourism Business Association together with Hua Hin Market Village and the support of the Tourism Authority of Thailand Prachuap Khiri Khan will organize Hua Hin Countdown 2010 activities which will take place during 25 December - 01 January at Hua Hin Market Village. Hua Hin Countdown 2010 event will encourage and promote tourism during Christmas and New Year period. Read news...

Long Tail Boat Race for King’s Cup at Khao Tao Reservoir

Mr. Athikhun  Bootying, deputy mayor has announced that Hua Hin Municipality will organize every year Long Tail Boat Racing for King’s Cup.  This year Long Tail Boat Racing for King’s Cup at Khao Tao reservoir took place during December 24-27 2009. Read news...

Hua Hin Vintage Car Parade 2009

Sofitel Centara Grand Resort & Villas Hua Hin on behalf of Hua Hin Hotelier’s Club has cooperated with Vintage Car Club of Thailand under kind support of Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Hua Hin City Municipality to held “Hua Hin Vintage Car Parade 2009” during December 18-20, 2009, with the main objective of Hua Hin’s tourism promotion and conserving precious vintage cars which are rare to see at the present. Read news...

Thai Cultural Festival

On 10 December 2009, Hua Hin Cultural Council held the 5th Thai Cultural Festival.  During the opening ceremony of the event, Mrs. Wanna Choksuchart, president of Hua Hin Cultural Council placed the wreath in front of the monument of Phon King Phet, the first international boxing champion of Thailand.  Thai  Cultural Festival has been continuously since 2005 and was organized by the first president of Hua Hin Cultural Council Mr. Tuck  Dechapanya. Read news...

Mrygadayavan Palace Winter Fair

During 10 - 13 December took place Mrygadayavan Palace Winter Fair. Mrygadayavan Palace was the summer residence of King Vajiravudh and is located between Hua Hin and Cha Am. During the Winter Fair respected curator Klaomard Yipintsoi have created some seaside splendour. Read news...

Heroes of December 8th 1941

Wing5, 4th Air Division of Air Combat Command Headquarter has cooperated with government sectors of Prachuap Khirikhan Province to held annual memorial ceremony of “December 8th 1941 (A.D. 2484) Heroes” during Dec. 7-13, 2009 at Wing5 historical Park, Prachuap Khirkhan. The objective of the ceremony is to remind and praise brave people of Prachuap Khirkhan and soldiers, the deceased, who bravely were fighting against Japanese troop trying invade Thailand at Manoa Bay during World War II. Read news...

6th Annual “I Love Hua Hin” Concert

The 6th Annual “I Love Hua Hin” Concert has been organized as a Carbon Neutral, Climate Positive event to raise awareness in the fight against global warming, climate change and environmental degradation. With the theme of “Reduce Waste, Reduce Global Warming”, the Preserve Hua Hin Group together with the Hua Hin municipality have organized the event in honor of the 82st Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the King. Read news...

Hua Hin Bike Festival

During 4 - 5 December 2009 took place the 5th Hua Hin Bike Festival. This annual event attracts hundreds of bikers from around Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia. From early hours on the 4th of December long lines of bikers drove on the highway to Hua Hin. Read news...

Thank you message from Hua Hin Mayor

Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon has sent thank you message to Hua Hin residents. Hello all my beloved Hua Hin residents. During 23-25 Oct. 2009, at Dusit Thani Hua Hin – Cha am took place 15th Asean Summit.  Cha Am Sub District and Hua Hin Municipalities were assigned to work together to host the Asean Summit and to welcome Asean leaders. Read news...

Leonid Meteor shower observed in Hua Hin

On Tuesday 17 November 2009 at 22:00 in front of the Club House at Majestic Creek Country Club, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khirikhan, Asst. Prof. Boonyaraksa Sunthorntham, director of National Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT) together with leading Thai  scientists, astronomers and members of presses have waited with excitement for the Leonid Meteor shower. Read news...

Announcement of Registration Office Hua Hin Municipality

The opening hours of Registration Office at Hua Hin Municipality have changed. Until recently Registration Office at Hua Hin Municipality was open on Saturday from 08:30 until 16:30. From 6th of November the Registration Office at Hua Hin Municipality will be open on Saturday from 08:30 until 13:3 without lunch break. Read news...

Shop for free fun trip to Cha Am ATV Park

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping center jointly with Cha Am ATV  Park runs special promotion during November 2009. Customers at Market Village can take advantage of the Adventure Sports Promotion receive voucher for Cha Am Family Fun. To receive the free vouchers simply spend 800 baht per receipt. Read news...

Art Market at Baan Sillapin Hua Hin

Hua Hin Artist Group will hold art exhibition to celebrate the New Year 2010 and to promote Hua Hin’s culture for tourism. The upcoming art exhibition will not be held at the art gallery but instead will be held in a form of art market under the tree shade. Read news...

Tennis match between Sharapova and Venus in Hua Hin

On 02 January 2010, as part of the 100th anniversary of Hua Hin Municipality celebration will take place tennis match between Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams. This event is being organised by the Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand under the patronage of His Majesty the King with the support of Hua Hin Municipality. Read news...

Hua Hin Vintage Car Parade 2009 Press Conference

On Monday 26th October 2009 at Eden Zone 1st floor CentralWorld Bangkok took press conference regarding Hua Hin Vintage Car Parade 2009. During the press conference vintage cars were on display and live rentro music was played. Read news...

15th ASEAN Summit Hua Hin 2009

The 15th Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and related meetings with the regional grouping’s dialogue partners was held in Cha-am and Hua Hin in Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan provinces south of Bangkok during 23- 25 October. Read news...

Preparations to ASEAN Summit in Hua Hin

At Naresdamri Auditorium, Capt. Supphasit Burana-Osot with Capt. Thitiwat Sakul-Eua Kitti and Capt. Thochirat Phukthongchuai held a meeting for marine entrepreneurs in Hua Hin municipality. The meeting was also attended by chiefs of government sections in the area, Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, deputy mayors, community representatives and fishery entrepreneurs. Read news...

Flood prevention in Hua Hin Municipal Area & Klaikangwon Palace

There was a big flood during October 14-16, 1999 in Hua Hin Subdistrict Municipal area and Klaikangwon Palace, due to bad draining system.  HM. the King has order Mr. Dissathorn Watchrothai, Director of Royal Private Affairs and Mr. Wisan Maitriyuenyong, senior engineer of Irrigation Department to work together with Hua Hin Municipality on a flood prevention project for Hua Hin and Klaikangwon Palace areas. Read news...

RICD Wheelchair Project

On Wednesday 21st of October 2009, the coordinator for people with disability in Prachuabkirikhan province, Khun Jaruek Soojaritchan, presented a wheelchair to Miss Sunari (21 yrs). Miss Sunari is unable to walk due to an accident at her birth; as a consequence she is bedridden since then.  Read news...

Cicada Market has been opened

Adding a new vibe to Hua Hin's shopping scene is Cicada Market which opened on in October at Suan Sri, a 10-rai plot of land at the mouth of Soi Moo Ban Nong Kae on Khao Takieb-Hua Hin Road. This lovely venue is unlike other shopping destinations in Hua Hin with its art-inspired concept and outdoor tropical ambience. Here visitors can stroll around the spacious garden and enjoy a colorful variety of design-oriented goods, a number of art installations and plenty of tasty food under the moon-lit sky among the singing sound of cicadas.  Read news...

Halloween Party at Hua Hin Market Village

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center will hold Halloween Party for welcoming the incoming Halloween festival in October 31st, 2009, 17:00 – 20:00, in front of the Shopping center. The high-lighted activity will be “Beautiful Disgusting Ghosts Contest”, - all contestants must dress in ghost costumes which are both pretty and scary.  Read news...

Hua Hin municipality staff donates blood

On the 72nd Anniversary of Hua Hin Municipality At Naresdamri Auditorium Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Mr. Athikun Bootying, Ph.D. Rungruang Siluangsawat, deputy mayors, second lieutenant Amnuay Thaiyanon, consultant to mayor and Hua Hin City Municipality Officers have donated blood for donors blood banks at Hua Hin Hospital and Hua Hin Red Cross. Read news...

Train derails near Hua Hin

A passenger train bound for Bangkok from Trang has derailed at Khao Tao, 14km south of Hua Hin, killing seven people and injuring dozens more. Injured passengers had been rushed to hospitals in Prachaupkhirikhan province. All of those killed were thought to be Thais.  Read news...

Car Race Rally and 100 trees for 100 years of Hua Hin event

On 3rd October 2009 at Khao Hin Lek Fai, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khirikhan, Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, has presided over the opening ceremony of the 100 trees for 100 years of Hua Hin event. In attendance were Hua Hin municipal council members, municipal clerk, and officers from Hua Hin Municipality members of local business.  Read news...

Blood donation at Hua Hin Market Village

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center cooperated with Hua Hin Hospital and Force Mania Organizer Team in holding blood donation day on 29 September 2009 for Thai Red Cross, dedicated to their majesties the King & the Queen. Hua Hin residents were able give blood in the IT Market Zone on the 3rd floor.    Read news...

Campaign for prevention of violence against Women and Children

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center in cooperation with “Phuying Thung Phuying” TV Program from channel 3 held Hua Jia See Kao or White Heart Project under patronage of HRH Princess Bajaralitiyabha in the hope of preventing violence against children and women. At present 1/3 of children and women face violence which is regarded as human’s right violation. Read news...

Tessaban Khaophitak School campaign against drugs

Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon has presided at over the opening ceremony of campaign against drugs at Tessaban Khaophitak School. In attendance were present Mr. Wichian Songsai, municipal council member, Mr. Praphat Chantraphiwat, municipal education director, school committees, teachers and students.   Read news...

Interview with Khun Srayut Ekahitanonda from “Let’s Sea”

I have interviewed Khun Srayut Ekahitanonda from “Let’s Sea” and we spoke about Hua Hin. His said that Hua Hin during weekdays still has its unique charm. That charm seems to disappear on Saturdays when Hua Hin and its beach becomes crowded. This may be result of recent boom in housing and condominium developments projects.   Read news...

Train Carriage Library Project

Mr. Jira Phongpahiboon, the Mayor, assigned Mr. Sutthiphol Sudsanoh, Mr. Jirawat Prammanee, deputy municipal clerks, and Mr. Udom Anantachina, the director of Public Works Section, with 20 workmen and SRT officers to landscape the crossroad area as part of the Train Carriage Library Project.   Read news...

AF Concert Hua Hin Market Village

On Friday 18, September, 2009 at parking area, G Floor at 16.00 Hua Hin Market village Shopping Center in cooperation with “True Move” has organized “AF CONCERT” for AF fans in “True Music Party / Free View Episode”. During the concert, artists from Academy Fantasia (AF) such as G2G, 123soul, Mint Athawadee, Warn Thanakrit, Stamp have performed for their fans in Hua Hin. Organizers have arranged additional activities like street walk, shopping booths and games.  Read news...

Hua Hin Clean Food Good Taste Award 2009

At Imperial Hua Hin Beach Resort Hotel, Mr.Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, presided over the opening ceremony of “Clean Food Good Taste 2009” award. At the award were present with Hua Hin Municipal Council members, officers from Municipal Public Health Section, food, hotel and restaurant entrepreneurs. In total 200 persons took part in this event. The seminar was divided into morning and afternoon sessions.   Read news...

Youth against Dengue Fever campaign

Tessaban Baan Hua Hin School, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khirikhan, launched Youth Against Dengue Fever campaign to coincide with 82nd Birthday Anniversary of HM. the King. Deputy Mayor Mr. Athikhun Bootying has presided over the opening ceremony. In attendance at the event was Mr. Prapha Norathos, Vice President of municipal council. Mr. Sawai Phawabandit, municipal council member, Mr. Praphat Chanphiwat, Education Section Director, public health volunteers from Phunsook Community, staff from San Paolo Hospital.  Read news...

1Funk 2 Skas Cicada Concert

On 3rd October at at Suan Sri, Hua Hin venue, The Amphitheater, a performance stage, will offer “One Funk Two Skas Cicada Concert”. Meet the Swiss band “The STARCH.” STARCH has created highly energetic music style which described as a fusion of funk, rock, jazz and hip hop. Perform with 2 Thai Skas band: Madagascar 11 Circle and The Superglasses Ska Ensemble.   Read news...

Buddhist Teaching for elderly at Bussaya Banphot Temple

At Dhamma Pavilion of Bussaya Banphot Temple, Hua Hin, Mr.Jiara Phongphaiboon, the Hua Hin Mayor, has presided over the opening ceremony of Buddhist teaching for elderly members of communities in Hua Hin municipal area. In attendance at the teaching event was Deputy Mayor Mr. Athikhun Bootying, municipal council members, deputy municipal clerk, officers from social welfare section and about 200 elderly persons dressed in white.    Read news...

ASEAN environment ministers met in Hua Hin

On Monday 07 September 2009, Southeast Asian environment ministers met in Hua Hin, Thailand to discuss the annual haze problems and the possibility of establishing a regional working group on climate change to promote regional cooperation to slow down global warming.    Read news...

Canadian Jehovah's Witnesses paid a visit to Hua Hin

The Hua Hin local Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses was delighted when more than 100 Canadian delegates to an international convention in Seoul, visited this tourist destination on the way back home to Canada. The convention in Seoul, a part of a worldwide series of international conventions, had its peak of over 57,000 attendees.   Read news...

Open house Meditation by Sukkasart Team

This is the event to create the healing meditative energy as the group for ourselves and others, Sukkasart is pleased to provide the space with the experts for individual guidance for both Thai and English, allow yourself to come and join us for the moment of mindfulness training.   Read news...

Villa Maroc Resort in Pranburi appoints Executive Chef

Villa Maroc Resort in Pranburi has appointed Susie S. Nilklad as Executive Chef of the resort’s fine dining restaurant Casablanca, the only fine dining restaurant dedicated to Mediterranean and Moroccan cuisine on Pranburi beach.   Read news...

4 shops next to rail crossing will be demolished

Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, has been assigned by the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) to demolish four shopping booths beside Chomsin rail crossing to to allow installation of automated rail crossing barrier. At present, the area along the railroad in Hua Hin legally belongs to SRT. Hua Hin Land Development Company has signed contract with SRT which allowed building of temporary shopping booths as submitted to the local planning authority. Read news...

15th ASEAN Summit will be held in Hua Hin during 23 - 25 October

It has been announced that the 15th Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be held in the seaside towns of Cha-am and Hua Hin in Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan during October 23- 25. To ensure the security during the upcoming summit, the government will enforce the special law around the meeting venues. Read news...

Science Day at Tessaban Baan Khao Tao School

Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, with Ph.D. Rungrote Siluangsawat, Deputy Mayor, Municipal Councilors, Deputy Municipal Clerk, and Educational Committees of Tessaban Baan Khao Tao School attended to the opening ceremony of Science Day Project 2009.  Read news...

Third General Municipal Councilors Meeting of 2009

The Third General Municipal Councilors Meeting of 2009 took place at the Naresdamri Auditorium of Hua Hin Municipal Office. The meeting has been opened by the President of Municipal Council Mr.Pathom Phukdam. In attendance at the meeting was Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Deputy Mayors Mr. Athikhun Bootying, Mr. Suwit Rianrungruang and Ph.D. Rungrote Siluaengsawat.Read news...

Hua Hin Municipality runs project to prevent spread of flu (H1N1)

Hua Hin Municipality is concerned about the rapid spread of flu (H1N1). In Thailand flu normally spreads during June – July. This year during this period even more preventive measures have been used.  Prachuapkhirikhan Provincial Public Health Office has organized number of cleaning project in government offices and schools to controll the spread of flu (H1N1). Read news...

TOT Fah Ruamjai Suu Project

During 8 – 9 August Telephone Organization of Thailand (TOT) held nationwide "Fah Ruamjai Suu Project". As part of the project, all TOT staff went from house to house to sell TOT telephone and internet services. Customers didn’t need fill in any forms and services requested were provided within 1 day. All customers were able save their time and money on packages offered during this special TOT promotion. Read news...

August -September at Sukkasart Institute

Sukkasart Institute of Healing Arts is now on the 8th month journey , and will hope to seeing more to the world on the month of 9th  in September, we have taking a very inspiring month of August with Cornelius Chan on colorfool workshop, it was a great fun workshop for everyone, I am quite amaze that I could look at the color for body, mind and spiritual journey as well as other tools, and make you aware that how is color could imprint our lives,  I have took this chance to be colorful for Sukkasart symbolic, and for some of you that missed this workshop Cornelius will be back by early next year. Read news...

Market Village Pom Pom Junior Competition

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center invites interested persons to join “Market Village Pom Pom Junior Competition” for winner’s cup from HRH Princess Ubonratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi and 120,000Baht in cash.  The competition will take place on August 8th 2009 in two age groups; elementary school up to 7 years old  and primary school up to 13 years old.  Read news...

Hua Hin Regatta 2009

Royal Thai Navy and Yacht Racing Association of Thailand under the royal patronage of His Majesty the King with other government and private sectors with the support of Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) are going hold Hua Hin Regatta 2009 on the beach of Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khirikhan during July 29 – August 2, 2009.   Read news...

Queen’s Cup Hua Hin International Triathlon 2009

The Tourism Authority of Thailand together with the Phetchaburi-Prachuap Khiri Khan Golf Course Association, invite all golf lovers to join in the fun during the Hua Hin / Cha-am Golf festival throughout August-September 2009. Read news...

The 8th Hua Hin / Cha-am Golf Festival 2009

The Tourism Authority of Thailand together with the Phetchaburi-Prachuap Khiri Khan Golf Course Association, invite all golf lovers to join in the fun during the Hua Hin / Cha-am Golf festival throughout August-September 2009. Read news...

Educational Standards Seminar

On 16 July 2009 Hotel, Deputy Mayor of Hua Hin Ph.D. Rungrote Siluangsawat has presided over the opening of Educational Standards seminar At Wannara Hua Hin.  In attendance at the seminar was Miss Namthip Sudsaengchan, deputy municipal clerk of Hua Hin, Mr. Praphat Chanphiwat, Director of Education Section, school directors and teachers, in total 90 persons.  Read news...

Big Cleaning Day at Ha Hin Schools

At Tessaban Baan Hua Hin Schools, Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon together with Mr. Athikhun Bootying and Ph.D. Rungrote Siluangsawat, Deputy Mayors was overseeing municipal officers from Public Health Section and Village Public Health Volunteers advising students how to correctly wash hands and how to prevent spread of influenza A (H1N1).  In total 1,000 students attended the Big Cleaning Day.  Read news...

Free birth control for cats and dogs project

On 15 July 2009 in the morning at Rak Sunak Hua Hin (Love Dogs Center), Hua Hin Deputy Mayor Mr. Athikhun Bootying has presided over the opening of free birth control for cats & dogs 2009 project. At the opening ceremony were present Hua Hin municipal councilors, vets from other veterinary centers and Mr. Weeraphong Buarapha, district livestock officer for monitoring of birth control operations for pets. Read news...

“Growing Love Growing Corals” by TAT

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently held “Growing Love Growing Corals” Thai Gulf preservation project at Talu Island in Prachuabkirikan Province.  The main objective was to plant new corals near the Talu Island in the hope of promoting tourism attractions and eco-tourism as well as preserving natural resources, for being responsible for environment and society.  Read news...

Funeral of Khun Tuck Dechapanya

We have announced earlier that local journalist Khun Tuck Dechapanya has died on 02 July 2009. Khun Tuck Dechapanya was 80 years old. His funeral took place on 12 July 2009. HM the King has provided water for Khun Tuck's bathing ceremony, which took place on the 03 July 2009. Read news...

"Fiber to the Home" launched by TOT

Telephone Organization of Thailand (TOT) has launched the newest service on communicating data in "Fiber to the Home" for increasing business competency by focusing on those clients in groups of hotel, resort & spa and golf club. Read news...

Shell Eating Festival 16 - 19 July At Hua Hin District

Hua Hin Town is famous for a source of sea shells, located not so far from Bangkok.  With this fact, Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center is going to hold “Shell Eating Festival” under cooperation of Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Prachuap Khirikhan Office, Hua Hin Municipality, Bangkok Shells Museum, leading hotels and resorts in Hua Hin and Cha-Am and Pranburi as well as other food and decoration made of shells entrepreneurs. Read news...

Art exhibition at Baan Silapin

Saturday, July 4, 2009 at Baan Silapin Hua Hin Art Gallery, Mr. Phisit Soontreerat, Prachuap Khirikhan Provincial Governor, presided over the opening of “Sabaidee-Sabai Hae” art exhibition with other 3 enthusiastic artists from City Artist Group. Read news...

Khun Tuck Dechapanya has passed away

With deep sadness we announce the death of Khun Tuck Dechapanya, who died on 02 July 2009. Khun Tuck Dechapanya was 80 years old. A keen journalist, he was well known and respected among Hua Hin's Thai and foreign residents. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends and those who knew him. Read news...

Satukarn Square Project

Satukarn Square has been demolished recently. There used to be many restaurants and boutique gift shops. The land is owned by Satukarn Family and they have decided redevelop Satukarn Square. Read news...

The Director of WVO visited Rak Chart (Love Nation Club)

Gen. Chusin Khunathai, the Director of War Veterans Organization of Thailand (WVO), Ministry of Defense, has informed us that together with his team he has visited war veterans from Royal Thai Army, Navy and Air Force at Wing 5, Prachuap Khirikhan province.  For this visit, victory flags of Love Nation Club had been passed to war veterans as a symbol of nation’s love. Medical services were on hand to provide medical assistance for war veterans if required. Read news...

Hua Hin Mayor plastics recycling plant in Rayong

On June 25, 2009, Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon has presided over conference on promoting, reserving energy and environment projects at Naresdamri Auditorium. In attendace were Hua Hin Vice-Mayors Mr. Athikhun Bootying and Mr. Suwit Rianrungruang, municipal councilors, Deputy Municipal Clerk, Section Chief and community leaders, in total 90 participants. Read news...

Hua Hin - Cha Am Horse Festival 2009 "Endurance Classics"

Mr. Sura-At Narongrit, the Secretary to Hua Hin Mayor, has informed us that Horse Riding Association is cooperating with Hua Hin Municipality, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Hua Hin Horse for Rent Club to hold 1st Hua Hin – Cha am Horse Festival 2009, Endurance Classic on the beach during July 11-12, 2009. Read news...

Sabai Dee – Sabai Hae Art Exhibition

During 04 - 31 July will take place art exhibition at Baan Sillapin Hua Hin. Various types of art work painted by Danai Boonthatsanakul, Wetchayan Unhasuwan and Sahatchanat Thakerngkorn, three well known local artists will be on display. Read news...

Buddhist Lent Candle Procession in Hua Hin

Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon has informed us that at the beginning of July there will be one of the most important day in Buddhism, that is Buddhist Lent Day.  Therefore, Hua Hin Municipality is going to hold Buddhist Lent Candle Procession in the hope of celebrating the incoming Buddhist festival which the Buddhists have passed down since Lord Buddha's lifetime. Read news...

103rd Anniversary of Infantry Center Establishment

This year the Infantry Center celebrated 103rd Anniversary of Infantry Center Establishment on Wednesday 10th of June, 2009 at Infantry Center Building.  Lt.Gen. Adul Ubol from Army Training Command has presided over the opening ceremony. During the ceremony Infantry Center rewarded outstanding officers for their excellent performance. Read news...

Water tank for Tessaban Watnongkae School

On 08 June 2009, in the afternoon Deputy Mayor of Hua Hin Municipality Mr. Athikhun Bootying has delivered a 2000 liter stainless water tank to Tessaban Watnongkae School (Lungpukham Ubpatham). He was welcomed by School  Mr. Phichaya Mahasuk. Read news...

Asia – Pacific Lady Group visits Hua Hin

Provincial Governor of Prachuap Khirikhan Mr. Bawonchai Rattanapran,   Deputy Governor Mr. Aphinan Chantarangsi,  Hua Hin Mayor Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Municipal Councilors, Director of TAT Prachuap Khirikhan Office Mrs. Pinnart Charoenphol, representatives from  Hua Hin – Cha Am Tourism Business Association, hotels and business have dressed up together in royal Thai pattern suits and traditional Thai dresses (as seen in Prissana, the old classic drama) for welcoming group of Asia – Pacific Lady Group of Thailand under His Majesty the King’s patronage. Read news...

Seacon Square Watercolours Art Exposition

Tawee and Wannawimol Kesa-Ngarm, from Baan Sillapin Art Gallery Hua Hin have participated in the opening of Seacon Square Watercolours Art Exposition organized by Seacon Square Shopping Center, at Art Square, 3rd Floor, Srinakarin Rd., Bangkok. Read news...

Educational seminar for Hua Hin’s schools

Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, presided over the opening of Thai subject seminar for municipal teachers from 7 municipal schools.  The seminar was attended by Deputy Mayor Ph.D Roongroj Silueng, Director of Education Division Mr. Praphat Chanphiwat, school directors and municipal teachers, in total 40 persons.  Read news...

Hua Hin Municipality deals with traffic and water problems

The traffic jam problem in Hua Hin center is great inconvenience Hua Hin residents and visitors and Hua Hin Municipality is taking steps to improve the situation. Municipality has decided to widen the Chomsin crossroad where the traffic jam usually starts. Read news...

Hua Hin Municipality held Flu A H1N1 preventive meeting

On 02 June 2009 Mr.Jira  Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor, presided over the  Flu A H1N1 preventive meeting at Naresdmri auditorium hall. In attendance at the meeting were Deputy Municipal Clerk, Mr. Athikhun Bootying, Deputy Mayor, teachers, hoteliers and flu expert Khun Wilaiwan Pandit. In total 120 persons have attended the meeting.  Read more...

TAT opens “Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2009” at Market Village

At the Center Court of Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center, Mr. Panchai Bawonrattanapran, Prachuap Khirikhan Provincial Governor, presided over Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2009 Project.   The opening ceremony was attended by Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, the Mayor, Mr. Suwit Rianrungruang, Deputy Mayor, Mr. Wansadet Thawonsuk, Deputy Governor in domestic market of TAT who spoke about  objectives of this project. Read news...

Budget meeting of Hua Hin local administrative organizations

Vice Mayors of Hua Hin Mr. Suwit Rianrungruang, Ph.D. Rungroj Siluangsawat and local plan development committees (district section) have attended budget meeting at Naresdamri Auditorium, Hua Hin Municipal Office. Read more...

King Rama VII Memorial Day on Hin Lek Fai Hill

Mr. Jira Phongphaiboon, Hua Hin Mayor has led Hua Hin municipal officials, Klai Kangwon Palace Guard Ship Officers, Infantry 15, Provincial Police, Border Patrol Police, educational officers, hoteliers & Hua Hin – Cha-Am Tourism Business Association and Civil Scout parade up to Hin Lek Fai Hill for laying wreath ceremony to King Rama VII to observe His Majesty Memorial Day, May 30, 1941. Read more...

Message from Hua Hin Mayor

Hello, this is my first time I have the chance to write to my beloved readers of Hua Hin online newspaper.  I am delighted, that I am able tell the foreign readers about Hua Hin Municipality events which took place recently.  Read more...

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) office opened in Hua Hin

On 21 May 2009 Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has opened its new office at Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khirikhan Province.  President of TAT board Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat has presided over the opening ceremony.  Read more...

Market Village offered robes to monks

Hua Hin Market Village Shopping Center held ceremony of offering monastic robes to monks on May 19, 2009 at Monk’s Khao Chong Pradu House, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khirikhan.  During the ceremony Khun Yanyong Kanhawattana, the General Manager of Hua Hin Market Village and staff have offered monastic robes and other goods to monks. Read news...

Hua Hin girl selected for Thai National Golf Team

After playing many tournaments Hua Hin girl Miss Chirapat Jao-javanil (Ja), has been selected for Thai National Golf Team. Ja is 16 years old and Hua Hin native. She has received support Singha Corporations and teachers from Somthawil Vithedsuksa School.  Read more...

Meeting of Naval Committees Region 1

RAdm.Surachai Sangkhaphong, Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Royal Thai Navy Region 1, presided over the 2nd meeting on protection & correction plan for land & marine terrorism.  Capt. Akesupphasit Burana-Osot on behalf of a secretary of Office for Security Development in Naval Region 1 was reporting that the aim of the meeting was to carry on protection & correction plan for land & marine terrorism as well as to preserve the national heritage. Read more...

Art exhibition at Baan Sillapin

Art Gallery At Baan Sillapin Hua Hin has opened an exhibition in the name of “The Manner’s Sculpture”. In the exhibition, Tanpuying Boottri Verawaithaya (her majesty’s vice principal private secretary) has presided over the opening ceremony among senior and junior artists and other Thai and foreign visitors participating in the event. Read more...

30th Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championships 2009 in Hua Hin

Thailand Golf Association (TGA) will host the 30th Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championships 2009 at Royal Hua Hin Golf Course in Prachuabkhirikhan. The Junior Golf Championships will take place during 13 - 17 May 2009. Read more...

Full Moon Retreat for Inner Peace & Happiness

The Thousand Stars Foundation, in cooperation with Sukkasart Institute of the Healing Arts would like to invite you to join a special full moon retreat to commemorate the Buddha's birth, enlightenment and parinirvana. Another purpose of this retreat is to create positive energy for the Tara Great Stupa, a sacred structure dedicated to peace and harmony, to be constructed at Khadiravana Center. Read more...

2nd Honda Summer Fest @ Hua Hin

Honda Automobile (Thai­land) Co., Ltd, together with Fresh Air Festival has organized the 2nd Honda Summer Fest @ Hua Hin. The Honda festival was held on 02 May 2009, from noon to midnight, at the Hua Hin Beach. Read more...

Summer Treat with TCM

Hua Hin has been the Royal Retreat town since King Rama XI. It was chosen by the Royals because of a unique micro-climate much less humid than any other Thai seaside resorts. Hua Hin is a destination of choice both for Thai nationals and for foreigners as it offers a peaceful and safe environment appealing to families. Read more...

Hua Hin Songkran Festival

This year Songkran Festival was organized by Hua hin Municipality and took place during 12 - 14 April. The main celebration took place at Phone King Petch Park and at the Queens Park. In the Songran Festival took part local residents and tourists. Read more...

Songkran Foam Party

On Monday 23 March 2009 at 5:30pm at Hua Hin Municipality took place Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2009 press conference. In attendance at the conference was Governor Panchai Borwonratanapran, Vice Governors Apinan  Jantarangsi, and Pisit  Soontrirat, Hua Hin  Mayor Jira  Pongpaibool,  Vice Mayors  Dr Roongros  Siluengsawasd, Suvit Reingroongrueng,  Director of Provincial TAT Pinnart Chareonpol and Chief Director of Plus 5 Company Mr. Sangchai Apichatthanapath. Read more...

14th Hua Hin International Cricket Sixes Tournament

The 14th Hua Hin International Cricket Sixes Tournament has started at the Dusit Thani Resort Hua Hin with 11 teams from Australia, Hong Kong, Bangladesh, India, and Thailand. This year four teams will play in the Cup and seven in the Masters. Read more...

6th Preserve Hua Hin Run

On 5th April 2009 will take place the 6th Preserve Hua Hin Heavy Half Marathon & Fun Run. Preserve Hua Hin Run will help raise enviromental awarness among Hua Hin residents and tourist. All runs will start and finish at Hin Lek Fai Hill Mounth. Read more...

Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2009 Press Conference

On Monday 23 March 2009 at 5:30pm at Hua Hin Municipality took place Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2009 press conference. In attendance at the conference was Governor Panchai Borwonratanapran, Vice Governors Apinan  Jantarangsi, and Pisit  Soontrirat, Hua Hin  Mayor Jira  Pongpaibool,  Vice Mayors  Dr Roongros  Siluengsawasd, Suvit Reingroongrueng,  Director of Provincial TAT Pinnart Chareonpol and Chief Director of Plus 5 Company Mr. Sangchai Apichatthanapath. Read more...

Foreign residents oppose transfer of Immigration Office from Hua Hin

Recently Mr. Hans Hakvoot, local developer has sent me e-mail about transfer of Immigration Office from Hua Hin. Shortly after I have found out that many other foreign residents who live in Hua Hin are against moving Immigration Office out of Hua Hin to Dan-sing-korn in Prachaupkhirikhan located 120km from Hua Hin on the border with Burma. The move was also opposed by hoteliers and guest house owners. Read more...

Newsman Day in Phetchaburi

On Thursday 05 March 2009 President of Mass Media Association of Phetchaburi Province and Editor of Petchpoom Newspaper Khun Saksit  Wibulsilpasophone, also Secretary of Association have arranged Newsman Day for Phetchaburi Province at Royal Diamond Hotel. Read more...

Thai Sky Festival 2009 at Wing 5 during 3-14 March

On Tuesday 03 March  2009 at Wing 5, Vice Commander, Group Captain Tarkpet Pinpan and Chief Commander, Group Captain  Ard-Narong Ton-suwanaat press conference regarding Thai Sky Festival 2009 organized by World Team and the Royal Thai Air Force. Read more...

ASEAN Summit in Hua Hin 27 February - 01 March

During 27 February - 01 March leaders from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Brunei, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand have attended 14th ASEAN Summit in Hua Hin. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN region has a population of about 560 million and a total area of 4.5 million square kilometers. Read more...

Greenpeace protest in Hua Hin

On Saturday 28  February 2009  foreign, Thai and Burmese Greenpeace activists have gathered in the morning around Hua Hin high tower clock. They were distributing Burma bulletin and were demanding that Asean takes action on Burmese refuges. They are appalled by the brutal treatment of Burmese refuges in Asean countries. Read more...

Hua Hin Hospital ready for Asean Summit

On Tuesday 24 February 2009 Chief Director of Hua Hin Hospital Doctor Niran Jantakul together with Minister of Health Department has checked readiness of Hua Hin Hospital to deal with emergency during Asean summit. They have inspected Hua Hin hospital and were satisfied that it is ready for the summit. Read more...

3rd Hua Hin Art Festival

During 19-24 February 2009 took place 3rd Hua Hin Art Festival at Hua Hin Market Village. The festival was organized by Managing Director of Hua Hin Market Village Khun Yanyong Kanhawgtana and Hua Hin artist Khun Tawee Kesagnam.  Read more...

Hua Hin prepares to Asean summit

On Monday 23 February 2009 in the morning at Naresdamri Hall of Hua Hin Grand Hotel Governor Khun Panchai Borwornratanapran has arranged meeting regarding preparations to the forthcoming Asean summit in Hua Hin from Friday 27 February until 1 March 2009 at Dusit Thani Hua Hin Hotel. Read more...

VAT refund for tourists during Asean summit

On Friday 20 February 2009 in the morning staff from Prachuapkhirikhan's Revenue Office and Director General of Revenue Department met with representatives of local hotels, stores and business at Hin Nam Sai Suay Hotel in Hua Hin.  They have discussed VAT refund for tourists during Asean summit which will take place from 27 February until 1 March 2009. Read more...

Boon Rawd Brewery arranged party

On 17 February 2009 Boon Rawd Brewery held a party for Kuay-Kuang Seng Agency and media as part of 75th anniversary celebrations. Managing Director of Kuay-Kuang Seng Agency of Boonrawd Cooperation Khun Kanit Chokesucharti has invited around 500 guests to the Phetchaburi Grand Hall at Holiday Inn Resort Regent Beach Cha Am. Read more...

TOT will provide Wi-Fi internet connection for Hua Hin

On Saturday 14 February 2009 at 11.00 a.m. on the first floor of Market Village Vice Managing Director of TOT Khun Surakiat Pumooung and his staff held press conference about TOT Wi-Fi for Hua Hin. Initially Wi-Fi internet connection will be provided in the area of 12km long between Ratchapat Suan Dusit University and Sailom Hotel. Read more...

Hua Hin residents campaign against AIDS

On Thursday 12 February 2009 in the morning at Phonkingphet Park young Hua Hin residents have gathered to campaign against AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases. The gathering was organized by Deputy Chief of Social Medical Service Section at Hua Hin Hospital Dr. Srikanok Wisutthiwiset. In the campaign took part students from Rajamangala University of Technology, young soldiers from 15th Infantry, medical staff from Sanpaolo Hospital and hundreds of young village volunteers. Read more...

Achievement certificates for Students

On Wednesday 10 February 2009 in the morning at Hua Hin School took place ceremony of awarding Blue and White achievement certificates to students. Earlier on, teachers from Hua Hin School have met and decided which students should be awarded the Blue and White achievement certificates for the previous school year.  Read more...

Buddhist Monks

At the time of the New Year many Thai people celebrate traditionally by making merit at the Temple. However a group of approximately two hundred monks gathered together to start their ‘Jarik’ (Walking) from the Great Stupa of Nakornsrithamarat to the Great Stupa at Prapatumchedi (the first Great Stupa in Thailand).  Read more...

Trip to Sam Roi Yod National Park

On Saturday 07 February 2009 I have traveled to Sam Roy Yod National Park. Few days before I have contacted by phone Chief of National Park Khun Thawatchai Sathienkarn to arrange our trip. He was delighted when he has heard that I will write article for local press and websites about out trip to Sam Roi Yod.  Read more...

Academic Day at Hua Hin School

On Friday 06 February 2009 at 09.00 a.m. teachers from Hua Hin School have arranged annual Academic Day.  Students and teachers have prepared many stalls with items made by students. Director Khun Chumni Sae Tang has welcomed Vice Governor Khun Pisit Soontrirat who came for school inspection. Read more...

Prachuapkhirikhan prepares for Asean summit

On Thursday 05 February 2009 in the afernoon at Hua Hin Minicipality Vice Governor Khun Bongkarn Limpapan has presided at the meeting during which preparation to Asean summit were discussed. In attendance were members of parliament, deputy governor, chief of each government division, police officers, chief district officer, representatives TAT and local community, in total about 200 persons. Read more...

Representatives from Singaporean Embassy visit Hua Hin Hospital

On Wednesday 04 February 2009 in the morning representatives from Singaporean Embassy have paid a visit to Hua Hin Hospital. They were warmly welcomed by Director of Hua Hin Hospital Dr. Niran Chatrakul, Deputy Director Dr. Onanong Hongchumpae, Dr. Wichai Charoenkitphan, Dr. Sirasa Sae-Neo and nurse Khun Wanna Suwannachai. Read more...

Investigation into attempted murder of Donald Whiting

We will continue report on the investigation into attempted murder of Donald Whiting. We will provide for our readers regular updates as we get them. Police is aware, that there has been huge interest among expats living in Thailand and will only release statements when they think this will not compromise investigation into this case. Read more...

Students help with cleaning of fishing pier

On Sunday 01 February 2009 in the afternoon 200 students from HM the King Rama V College helped with cleaning of fishing pier and adjacent area. In the cleaning operation took part also Hua Hin Municipality staff and members of Samorrieng community. Read more...

Opening of Raintree Spa in Hua Hin

On Sunday 01 February 2009 at Antique House number 48 Selakarm Road took place opening ceremony of the new Raintree Spa. Over three hundred guests have been invited for the opening ceremony. Read more...

TAT campaign 'Travel by train is fun'

On Saturday 31 January 2009 TAT of Thailand has organized gathering of representatives from Royal Thai Railway Department and private sector to kick start their ‘Travel by train is fun’ campaign. TAT offers special package for a two day train trip in hope that it will encourage tourism to the Prachuapkhirikhan Province. Read more...

Police arrested Mrs Janpen Oxley

On 29th of January 2009 early in the morning Thai immigration police has arrested Mrs Janpen Oxley, the alleged mastermind behind the attempted murder of Donald Whiting, at Aranyaprathet on the Thai-Cambodian border. She was trying cross into Cambodia. The immigration officials have found over three hundred thousand baht in her luggage. Read more...

White Factories project

On Wednesday 28 January 2009, at Hua Hin Hospital, Provincial Governor has organized meeting of 43 government divisions from 8 districts. In attendance were 3 Vice Governors,, representatives of government enterprises, leadership of provincial  management, Hua Hin Lord Mayor, Chief District Officer, Provincial Chief Police Commander, and Chief Police Commander of Hua Hin Police Station. In total about 300 government officials took part in the meeting. Read more...

Police arrested three gunmen suspected of shooting Donald Whiting

On 24th October 09, Mr. Donald Whiting, an American citizen residing at house no. 38/12, Khaophithak Community, saw a man holding an envelop in front of his house.  Not suspecting anything Donald Whiting came out of his house to open the gate to the man. While he was walking to the gate, two other men have appeared and shoot Donald and have immediately left the area in their pick-up car.  As soon as Mrs. Dolly Whiting, Mr. Donald’s wife, heard the shots, she came out of the house and has found her husband shot. Local Thai resident leaving close by have rushed to the crime scene and have provided first aid to Donald Whiting. Read more...

Healing Center in Hua Hin

We have always searched for the means to live a full, healthy and extended life. But in the fast- paced world in which we live, we cannot avoid succumbing to tension, stress and negative emotions which, in turn, sooner or later obstruct our chi. Read more...

Hua Hin residents celebrate Chinese New Year 2009

On Saturday 24 January 2009 in the evening at the Market Village, General Director of Market Village Khun Yanyong Kanhawatane and Khun Wathanyoo Wisuthikosol have organized Chinese New Year 2009. The Chinese New Year celebration were officially open by Lord Mayor Jira Phongpthaibul. About five thousand of Chinese, Thai and foreigner tourists came to watch this celebration. Read more...

Hua Hin Chicken Fair for Chinese New Year 2009

On Friday 23 January 2009 in the morning at Hua Hin Public Park, officials from Prachaupkhirikhan Province, Department of Livestock and Hua Hin Municipality have arranged chicken fair as part of their ongoing campaign promoting eating of chickens in the Province. They run this campaign under slogan ‘Travel to Hua Hin and eat chicken during Chinese New Year 2009’. Read more...

PM orders faster investigation into Donald Whiting's shooting

Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has ordered police to speed up investigation in old killings and Donald Whiting’s shooting after he held talks on Wednesday 21 January 2008 with Deputy National Police Chief Thanee Somboonsap and Assistant Police Chief Aswin Kwanmuang. Read more...

Expat complains about developer

Mr. John Burke, expat from UK England has been living in Hua Hin about 6 years. Three years ago he has decided build a house. He has signed contract with local developer. He has agreed with the developer to buy house and land for over 6 million baht. He has paid already 5.7 million baht. Two years ago the developer has abandoned building Mr Burke's house. Read more...

Officials act to prevent polution of Khao Tao Reservoir

On Saturday 17 January 2009 Vice Governor Khun Bonfkarn  Lipapan has arranged meeting at Hua Hin Municipality regarding water treatment around the Khao Tao Reservoir. In attendance was Public  Works Officer, Land Department Officer,  Hua Hin Lord Mayor and Water Supply Project Officer. Read more...

Hua Hin Today organize New Year party

On Saturday 17 January 2009 in the evening at Dusit Thani Managing Director of Hua Hin Today Newspaper Mr.George Mastronikolis has arranged New Year party for his staff and friends next to the beach at Dusit Thani Hotel. His staff work hard whole year and they deserve party in the New Year. Read more...

School teachers protest against transfer of Director Wirat Manipruek

On Monday 12 January 2009 at 9 a.m. president of Hua Hin Thai Culture Association Tuck Dechapanya and members of education committees have presented flowers to Director of Hua Hin Municipality School Wirat Manipruek. Director Wirat Manipruek has been transferred last year by previous Hua Hin Mayor from Khao Takiab School to Hua Hin Municipality School. During his time at Hua Hin Municipality School he has done excellent job and teachers from this school are against his transfer. Read more...

East Timor's President visits HM the King at Klai Kangwon Palace

On Tuesday 13 January 2009 at 4 p.m. at Hua Hin Airport, the Provincial Governor Khun Parnchai Borwornratanapran, Vice Governor Bongkarn Limpapan, Hua Hin Mayor Jira Pongpaibul and government officials have gathered to welcome the East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta and Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. They have arrived on the Royal Thai Army aircraft and after the welcome ceremony at Hua Hin Airport they drove immediately to Klai Kangwon Palace to visit HM the King. Read more...

Vice Governor assures public that it is safe to eat chicken

On Tuesday 13 January 2009 at 2p.m. around the Phone Kingpet Park officials from Prachaupkhirikhan Province and Hua Hin Municipality have arranged press conference to assure public that it is safe to eat chicken.Vice Governor Khun Apinal Jantrangsee has announced to the journalists and Hua Hin residents that the Department of Livestock Development has requested its Provincial officials to let people know that it is safe to eat chicken and that chickens are free of bird influenza. Read more...

Prime Minister in Hua Hin for an audience with HM the King

In afternoon on Monday 12 January 2009 Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has arrived to Hua Hin by Jetstim Aircraft of Royal Thai Army for an audience with HM the King at Klai Kangwon Palace (Piemsuk Royal House) at 04.30 p.m. He was welcomed at the Hua Hin Airport by Provincial Governor Khun Parnchai Borwornratanapran, Hua Hin Mayor, Chief District Officer, military officers and government officials. Read more...

Children's Day at Infantry Centre

On Saturday 10 January 2009 in the morning, Chief Commander of Infantry Centre Major General Niwat Meenah-Yotin together with his military staff and school teachers has arranged Children Day on the field in front of Ratchata School. Read more...

Farang Community meets Hua Hin Mayor regarding accidents

On Friday 09 January 2009 Mr. Roy Hoff together with other foreign residents leaving in Soi 116 came to meet Khun Tuck Dechapanya who is Conciliator at Provincial Court and a journalist. Mr Roy expressed his concern about road accidents level on the Petchakasem Rd around at Soi 116. Read more...

Affirmation Day at Infantry Centre

On Sunday 08 January 2009 in the afternoon at Infantry Centre (Thanarat Camp) took place Affirmation Ceremony to the Colors of military units. At 3.30pm Thai flag has been raised and bugle has signaled beginning of the ceremony. Chief Commander of Infantry Center Major General Niwat Meenahyptin has arrived in the jeep. On his arrival Vice Chief of Infantry Centre Special Colonel Suwat Dham-kit has started run towards General Niwat Meenahyptin and has reported that soldiers from all 8 battalions are ready for inspection. Read more...

Forty Caddies in dispute with Milford Golf Course

I wrote recently about caddie’s dispute with Milford Golf Course. They have complained that they have not been paid by Managing Director from Milford Golf Course Mr. Zo Zu Jin since October 2008 despite agreeing contract rates with him. Read more...

Tai Sin Community celebrate New Year 2009

On Thursday 08 January 2009 in evening President of the Tai Sin Community in Hua Hin Principal Chen Kau Hua has welcomed members of Tai Sin Community, Hua Hin residents and Hua Hin Lord Mayor Jira Pongpaibul to the New Year celebrations. In total about ten thousand Tai Sins from Prachuapkhirikhan and Phetchaburi province have arrived for the New Year celebrations. Read more...

TAT Prachuapkhirikhan arranged meeting with local journalists

On Tuesday 06 January 2009 in evening at the Garden Restaurant Director General of TAT Prachuapkhirikhan Province Khun Pinnart Chareonpol has welcomed members of the press and media of Prachuapkhirikhan & Phetchaburi Provinces to a prearranged meeting. Journalists from Daily News, Thairat, Kao-sod, Naewna, Prachuap Post, Hua Hin Today, Hua Hin Hotline, Prachuap News, Hua Hin Sarn, Sieng-Prachuap, Cable TV and Sky Line Fm Radio Station have participated. Read more...

Caddies in dispute with Milford Golf Course

On Monday 05 January 2009 six caddies from Milford Golf Course came to make a complaint to Mr. Tuck Dechapanya who is the Conciliator at Prachuapkhirikhan Province Court. The caddies have made allegation that despite agreeing contract rates with Managing Director from Milford Golf Course Mr. Zo Zu Jin they have not been paid since October 2008. Read more...

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