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Tourists Flock to 13th Annual Flower Festival in Chiang Rai

. . CHIANG RAI – The 13th Flower Festival officially kicked off in Chiang Rai province under the theme of the People’s Love for His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Local residents and tourists have been flocking to the 75th Anniversary Flag and Lamp Park in the capital district to see the beauty of […]

December 30th, 2016 | Posted in Chiangrai News,Entertainment | Read More »

Horoscope a Year Ahead Report for 2017

. . Aries:  This year you are on a path leading towards financial & material security. This will likely be a pleasant chapter of your life, wherein your emotional & spiritual needs are satisfied. This is an excellent year for work. Taurus: This year be prepared to make a major decision in your life, likely […]

December 30th, 2016 | Posted in Learning | Read More »

Rak Chiang Khong Group Raises Concerns on Proposed Plan to Destroy Rapids on Mekong

. . CHIANG RAI – Residents and activisits in Chiang Kong District are raising concerns over a plan being proposed to make the Mekong passable for 500-tonne cargo ships plying the route from China to Luang Prabang in Laos. Locals and Mekong River activists claim that the adjustment to the river’s course would not only […]

December 30th, 2016 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Burmese Men Face Jail Sentence for Not Marrying Pregnant Partner

. . YANGON – Myanmar’s Government is drafting a law that could see men jailed for up to seven years for getting a woman pregnant but not marrying her, a senior official said on Wednesday. The provision is part of tough new legislation designed to strengthen women’s rights as the country opens up after half […]

December 29th, 2016 | Posted in World News | Read More »

Thailand’s Prime Ministert Instructs Authorities to Get Tough on Online Activists Opposing Computer Crimes Act

. . BANGKOK  – Thailand’s Prime Minister Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha has urged law enforcement to take tough action against people carrying out illegal activities in retaliation for the amendment to the Computer Crime Act that was recently approved by the National Legislative Assembly. Several government websites and computer systems have been hacked by an online […]

December 29th, 2016 | Posted in Regional News | Read More »

Mae Fah Luang University Hosts 88th Thailand-Myanmar Township Border Committee Meeting

. . CHIANG RAI – Col Kidakorn Chantra, Commander of the 3rd Cavalry Regiment Task Force, presided over the 88th Thailand-Myanmar Township Border Committee (TBC) Meeting with Myanmar at Mae Fah Luang University in the capital district of Chiang Rai. With Chiang Rai playing host to the 88th Meeting of the (TBC) which focused on […]

December 29th, 2016 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

Chiang Rai to Impose Strictly Enforced Burning Ban from February to April

. . CHIANG RAI – The Governor of Chiang Rai Province has visited the districts of Wiang Pa Pao and Mae Suai to hand down wildfire prevention policy to local administrators and community leaders. Governor Boonsong Techamaneesatit asked local administrative organizations and community leaders to relay the policy to local residents, so that the problems […]

December 29th, 2016 | Posted in Chiangrai News | Read More »

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