“Thai-Russian Tourism Safety Conference held at Royal Cliff Hotels Group”


On November 19th 2012, the Thai-Russian Safety Conference was held at the Royal Cliff Hotels Group in Pattaya, Thailand. The Royal Cliff Hotels Group was the chosen destination because of its superior MICE facilities and services and notably serves as the official location of the Honorary Consul of The Russian Federation in Pattaya. 

The conference, headed by Mr. E. Pisarevsky Deputy Director of the Federal Tourism Agency, took place in the Grand Hotel and tackled topical matters of Thai and Russian governmental agencies’ cooperation such as safety of Russian tourists, protection from crimes, providing legal, medical and other emergency services. 

Mrs. Panga Vathanakul, the Royal Cliff Hotels Group Managing Director and the Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation in Chonburi and Rayong Provinces was present along with representatives of the Russian Embassy in Thailand. Also in attendance were the Russian Federation Public Chamber, Thai travel and insurance companies and their agencies also joined the event. 

The result of the meeting was Russian and Thai parties signing a joint statement on tourism safety and security. 

Photo Caption: (a Thai person) –Khun Auttaphol Wannakij, Director of TAT Pattaya Office, Mr. Vladimir Romanov, Acting Trade Representative of the Russian Federation to Thailand, Mr. Roman Bobylev, Head of the Working Group on Tourists Protection Abroad of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, Mr. Dmitry Davydenko, Chairman of the Tourism Safety Commission, Public Council of the Federal Tourism Agency of the Russian Federation, Counselor Andrey Dvornikov, Head of the Consular Section, Embassy of the Russian Federation to Thailand, Mr. Evgeny Pisarevsky, Deputy Head of the Federal Tourism Agency of the Russian Federation, Khun Panga Vathanakul, Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation to the provinces of Chonburi and Rayong, the Kingdom of Thailand, Mr. Victor Kriventsov, Deputy Honorary Consul of the Russian Federation, Dr. Prathan Surakitbovorn, Chief of Chonburi Governor’s Office, Khun Ronakit Ekasingh, Deputy Pattaya Mayor, Pattaya City, Khun Sanpech Supabowornsthian, Vice-President of THA, Khun Thanet Supornsahasrungsi, Committee of the Tourism Council of Thailand, Pol.Lt.Col.Arun Promphan, Pattaya Tourist Police Inspector, Khun Sinchai Wattanasartsathorn, Vice President of Pattaya Business and Tourism Association (PBTA), Pol.Lt.Col.Anek Srathongyoo, Crime Control Suppession Inspector of Pattaya City Police Station, Khun Phumpipat Kamolnart, Secretary of the Lord Mayor, Pattaya