9th November 2016, at Grand Sole Pattaya, Mr. SintachaiWattanasartsatorn (President of Pattaya Tourism Business Association) presided over the Pattaya Tourism Business Association conference. Members of the association also welcomed Mr. PakaratornThienchai (Chonburi Governor) and Mr. NatirNiramaiwong (New District officer) who was promoted on the 7th November 2016.
The purpose of the conference is to set up its tourism policy since King Bhumbibhol had passed away.
However, all night clubs and bars on Walking Street and slsewherewill be open as normal from the 14th November onwards. Pattaya International Music Festival will still be going forward but must change its music concept to jazz music only. Loy Krathong Festival will be held as usual but there will be no contests or firework display. The King’s Cup – Jet Ski World Cup 2016 will still be held from the 1st – 4th December 2016.