Spectacular holiday fireworks will be in Pattaya in early June on Pratumnak hill. The upcoming international festival is considered one of the most colorful and important events in Thailand. It attracts many tourists and creates a unique atmosphere of holiday and beauty.
The event involves teams from different countries to show their skills and run in the sky of Pattaya is an amazing “fire paintings”.
The skill will show the group of pyrotechnists from China, the Philippines, Japan and Thailand. Then guests can enjoy live performances by Thai artists, delicious cuisine and many other attractions.
Muscovite Yuri Parfenov after wild fun forgot where his hotel is and what it is called. If you currently have the Russians did not have any documents and business cards of the hotel.
The story became public, about Yuri wrote in a local Russian publication. Now volunteers from among the Russians residing in the resort of Pattaya, trying to help a countryman to find your hotel.
Otherwise, Parfenov will have to issue a certificate to the Russian Consulate to even return home.
Yet managed to figure out just what the man booked a return ticket to Russia on 2 June.
“Contact the foreign Ministry with a request to consider the issue of opening a Consulate General in the province of Chonburi (Pattaya) due to the high number of Russian citizens living on this territory”, – stated in paragraph 5, adopted on Saturday a resolution of the conference of the Country Union.
In Thailand, which has become one of the main directions of Russian tourism over the past 20 years has formed a large Russian Diaspora, consisting mainly of Russian citizens that permanently reside in the country and engaged in business, sport, music, teaching in the educational institutions working under long-term contracts with local firms and organizations.
Until 2014, only in Pattaya, according to Thai authorities, lived more than 60 thousand Russians. In recent years, the numbers are much more modest, however, and now, according to various estimates, live in Thailand not less than 50 thousand Russians, most of them in Pattaya and Phuket. The country has 10 parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church, with two of them in Pattaya.
“We believe that in Pattaya, where for decades they live and work for the Russians, lots of Russians, you need a professional Consulate General”, – told RIA “news” the Deputy coordinator of the Union of Russian compatriots in the Kingdom of Thailand, assistant of the honorary Consul of Russia in Pattaya Fedor Ozarenov.
He explained that the powers working in Pattaya honorary Consulate of Russia is limited because of the status of the institution, and on many issues the Russian citizens of Pattaya have to contact the consular section of the Russian Embassy in Bangkok.
Country conference of the Union of Russian compatriots in the Kingdom of Thailand was held on Saturday in Pattaya, with the participation of 18 representatives of legal entities – members of the organization. Only the event gathered more than 60 people, including employees of the Russian-language media in Thailand. Under the Charter of the Union, at the initial stage of its activities members can only be legal entities – local enterprises with Russian participation, organizations and companies which employ Russians.
Most member organizations of the Alliance include companies operating in the Russian market of inbound tourism in Thailand, outbound tourism in Russia, real estate agencies, enterprises and organizations of the service sector and education.