The 3rd MONEY EXPO returns to Pattaya Exhibition and Convention Hall

Pattaya, Thailand – The Money & Banking Magazine held The 3rd Money Expo Pattaya 2013 themed “Unlimited Future” at Pattaya’s largest and best convention venue, Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH) from 15th – 17th February 2013.

The 3rd Money Expo Pattaya utilized 5,800 sq.m. of PEACH’s floor space as its marketing channel. The three-day event attracted over 30,000 visitors and saw 12,813 transactions, worth more than 9.5 billion baht, for services with 40 participating financial institutions such as well-known commercial banks, security firms, gold companies and gold futures traders.

H.E. Kittirat Na Ranong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, presided over the opening ceremony. Also in attendance were Mr. Areepong Bhoocha-oom, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Finance, Mr. Komsan Ekkachai, Governor of Chonburi Province, Mr. Itthiphol Kunplome, Mayor of Pattaya, Mrs. Kesara Manchusree, Executive Vice President – Head of Markets Division, Mrs. Panga Vathanakul, Managing Director of Royal Cliff Hotels Group, Mr. Santi Viriyarungsarit, Chairman of Money Expo 2013 and Mr. Tanit Viriyarungsarit, Vice Chairman of Money Expo 2013.

Mr. Santi Viriyarungsarit said, “This year's campaigns were very interesting, especially housing loans which offered up to 10 months at 0% interest with free appraisals, mortgage fees and insurance. The most popular financial services for this year were housing loans or mortgage transactions worth 9,574.89 million, the SME loans worth 1,760.35 million and personal loans to the credit of 181.38 million baht.”

The Managing Director of Royal Cliff Hotels Group, Khun Panga Vathanakul was delighted to see this event returned to PEACH. “It is with great pleasure to welcome Money Expo back to Royal Cliff and PEACH for the third time. Over the years we have invested heavily in technology and facilities to make PEACH a leading MICE venue and ready to handle prestigious events like Money expo,” stated Khun Panga Vathanakul

PEACH is the largest and best M.I.C.E. (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions) venue outside of Bangkok. This world class award-winning convention centre is able to accommodate up to 10,062 people, making it the perfect venue to hold any kind of event. Whether you are considering a global business exhibition, a popular concert or luxurious wedding, the professional team of M.I.C.E. experts at this multi-purpose self-sufficient ‘one stop convention venue’ is on hand to assist you with your every need. PEACH has won various international awards in recognition of its outstanding facilities and services including best convention hotel in Thailand, TTG Hall of fame and green planet award. 

For more information on the Royal Cliff Hotels Group and PEACH, please visit www.royalcliff.com. and www.peachthailand.com.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, H.E. Kittirat Na Ranong  delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of The 3rd Money Expo Pattaya 2013 themed Unlimited Future” at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH).

H.E. Kittirat Na Ranong, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance (4th from right) presides over the opening ceremony of the 3rd Money Expo Pattaya 2013 with Mr. Areepong Bhoocha-oom, Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Finance (3rd from right), Mr. Komsan Ekkachai, Governor of Chonburi Province (3rd  from left), Mr. Itthiphol Kunplome, Mayor of Pattaya (2nd from left), Mrs. Kesara Manchusree, Executive Vice President – Head of Markets Division of The Stock Exchange of Thailand (2nd from right), Mrs. Panga Vathanakul, Managing Director of Royal Cliff Hotels Group (1st from right), Mr. Santi Viriyarungsarit, Chairman of Money Expo 2013 (4th  from left), Mr. Tanit Viriyarungsarit, Vice Chairman of Money Expo (1st from left) at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH).  

Kasikornbank’s Senior Executive Vice President, Mr. Krisada Lamsam and Ratanakorn Asset Group CEO Mr. Jugkarut Ruangratanakorn were greeted by Royal Cliff Hotels Group’s Executive director, Mr. Vitanart Vathanakul during their participation at “the 3rd Money Expo Pattaya 2013”, Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH), Royal Cliff Hotels Group.

PEACH Resident Manager, Mr. Michael Goh presents the ‘Green Certificate’ to Money Expo 2013 Vice President, Khun Pakanee Viriyarungsarit at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH).

The ‘Green Certificate’ is awarded to selected organizations for having taken great steps in helping to safeguard the environment, and help reduce global warming by opting to have their event at PEACH. The event resulted in the reduction of many emissions, pollution and use of natural resources following the ‘Initiative on Green meeting’, the extensive and heavily implemented environmentally friendly initiatives and policies in place at the Royal Cliff Hotels Group and PEACH which have already served to improve the local environment and community.